Business

Business brief: Tapestry Network of Nevada County to host mixer/fundraiser

The Tapestry Network of Nevada County is planning a networking mixer and fundraiser from 5:20 to 7:40 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Holiday Inn Express in downtown Grass Valley. &n ...

Harvey Roper remembered for community service

Community and business leader Harvey Roper will be remembered Sunday with a celebration of his life in Auburn. Roper, 58, died Friday during a bow-hunting trip to Idaho. The cele ...

Manufacturing Day offers monthlong schedule of activities

National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 3 kicks off a month of outreach for manufacturers to showcase what they do and how they do it. Locally, SME (SME Sacramento Valley Chapter 145) ...

New salon offers cutting edge style in historical ambiance

Meadow Vista resident Crystal Witz got an early start in hairstyling. “Even in high school I had a waiting list of girls who wanted to get their hair done for the prom,&rdq ...

Gas prices continue to drop in Auburn

  With only a few days left in the summer driving season, motorists continue to pay less at the pump. And the lower prices are showing no signs of taking a reverse course, A ...

Bitcoin cyber blackmailers strike Colfax pizzeria

A Colfax pizza eatery has weathered a cyber blackmail attempt that froze its files and demanded payment in bitcoins. Pizzaiolo Wood-Fired Pizza owner Pete Lostritto said he decide ...

Placer County Fair moving from Roseville to Auburn?

While the future of Roseville’s troubled Placer County Fair is uncertain, two Placer County supervisors are discussing the possibility of moving the fair to Auburn in 2015. ...

New business specializes in in-home care

With the burgeoning senior population creating the need for an array of services, a new business in Lake of the Pines is focusing on in-home care options. The idea for starting t ...

Big fun, small joys of Gold Country Fair return to Auburn

The Gold Country Fair is back, a four-day annual celebration at the summer’s end that draws tens of thousands to Auburn’s fairgrounds on High Street. While fairgoers w ...

Placer County has new rules for community centers

Placer County is clearing the way to develop community center projects in rural areas again. But it’s also providing new rules to control use of private access roads shared ...