Lisa Swisley

Business owners share Amgen experiences

Auburn business owners had mixed experiences with the Amgen Tour of California, but many say the race should be good for the community in the long run. Carol “Bunny” Isaacson ...

Local Heroes reopens, to host community fundraiser

A Downtown Auburn eatery is getting a new start and a new menu, thanks to a local entrepreneur. Lisa Swisley, owner of Tango frozen yogurt in Central Square, has reopened Local He ...

Community Festival sponsors honored

The Auburn Community Festival honored sponsors at Ceronix Inc. recently, celebrating the success of the 14th annual local extravaganza that celebrates harvest time and life in the ...

Tighter security possibility in Auburn

Local business owners have varying views on beefing up security in the city of Auburn. According to Capt. John Ruffcorn of the Auburn Police Department, new security measures are a ...

Placer students boost Downtown lunch rush

The weekday lunch rush pumps up the volume during the half-hour that Placer High students stream into the numerous eateries in Downtown Auburn. And for many of the businesses, hav ...

Our View: Auburn must get real to win business

The city of Auburn is taking small steps to improve the shopping experience in Downtown and Old Town. The million-dollar Streetscape revitalization effort is worthwhile and a ste ...

Tango’s orange umbrellas will stand

Tango Frozen Yogurt will keep its orange umbrellas. Owner Lisa Swisley previously received a warning letter notifying her that the two orange umbrellas outside her Downtown Auburn ...

Display rules enforcement raising fairness questions

At least three Downtown Auburn businesses have received warning letters recently for outdoor display code violations. And they’re wondering if the rules are being applied unifor ...

Familiar faces: Lisa Swisley – owner of Tango Frozen Yogurt

Q. How long have you been the owner of Tango and how did you get started? A. I opened Tango on Sept. 4, 2009. I was laid off from Hewlett Packard one year before and it was my plan ...

Race generates enthusiasm, more sales for some businesses than others

Area merchants say they’re thrilled the Tour of California came through Auburn. But the race generated more business for some than for others. In Downtown Auburn, Tango frozen ...