Business

New postmaster sworn in for Auburn

Promising to deliver world-class service and have fun doing it, Susan Skidmore was sworn in Friday as Auburn’s new postmaster. Skidmore, 52, comes to Auburn from Elk Grove, ...

New Auburn distillery believed to be first in Placer County since pre-Prohibition

Whether it’s the only ingredient in a slow, icy sipper or the foundation for a favorite cocktail, Darjeeling Gin is creating some made in Auburn moments regionally. The gin ...

Caring Tree Children’s Dentistry expands services to Auburn

A children’s dentist in Grass Valley has recently expanded her practice to Auburn. Dr. Michelle Kucera’s office on Wall Street is open for appointments on Thursday afte ...

New body shop uses latest technology for vehicle repairs

It turned out that 20 years in the auto body repair business wasn’t long enough for Loomis residents Dave and Michelle Finkelstein, who recently opened Empact Collision in Au ...

Trading places

“Higgling, haggling, swapping, dickering.” That’s how Adam Smith, the father of modern economics, once described bartering. But the practice that dates back to ...

Trustee’s sale coming for Auburn Airport Industrial Park buildings?

Buildings at the Auburn Airport Industrial Park owned by a Long Beach business are in default and could be sold at auction next month. The land underneath the buildings is owned b ...

Placer supes in wrangle over Sheridan industrial downzone

A Sheridan property owner is fighting a Placer County proposal that would downzone his land. Pete DiGiordano, owner of the targeted 33-acre Nader Road parcel, pleaded with the Pla ...

People in business: Thomas L. Cox

Thomas L. Cox has been named a member of the 2014 President’s Council of New York Life. Members of the President’s Council are among the top 5 percent of New York Life& ...

Old Warehouse Antiques offers lots to browse for treasure hunters

Two longtime collectors are showcasing their finds and their interests at a new collectibles store in Auburn. Married couple Michael Chaddick and Darlene Eddy opened The Old Wareho ...

Pilates studio emphasizes total health, endurance

The owner of a new Pilates studio in Downtown Auburn says the focus of the business is on whole body health. Jen Burt opened Sierra Pilates & Wellness in early October. The s ...