Business

Historic Fiddyment Ranch gets spruced up

On the morning of June 1, the historic Fiddyment Ranch came to life with the hustle and bustle of volunteers getting their hands dirty to spruce up one of Placer County’s mos ...

New Rocklin HomeGoods store opens Sunday

HomeGoods, will open its new store in Rocklin on Sunday, June 3 at 8 a.m. The 21,002 square-foot store is located in Rocklin Crossings at 5446 Crossings Dr. The new Rocklin locatio ...

A place of preservation faces future concerns

The Maidu Museum and Historical Site at 1960 Johnson Ranch Drive is a local tribute to the native Maidu and Nisenan people who lived here hundreds of years ago.  Guided tours ...

Community is the focus as Roseville’s McAnally preps speedway for green flag

Editor’s note:  This is the first in a series of articles as Gold Country Media presents the countdown to the green flag at the All American Speedway in Roseville where ...

New member joins Placer Land Trust

Placer Land Trust is has announced the addition of Christine Pieper to the board of directors. Pieper grew up as a farmer’s daughter in Maryland with parents who were always ...

Key Placer County job count drops to 19-year low

Placer County’s unemployment rate is down to 2.9 percent. — a level not seen, and only fleetingly, during the height of the soon-to-burst dotcom bubble of 1999. Statis ...

April home sales blow through roof. Best since 2006

Solid sales numbers in April for a region that takes in Placer County is buoying hopes in the home-building industry that eight-year growth streak will remain on course. The Rosev ...

Placer family opens beloved local lavender farm

When it comes to community engagement and entrepreneurial spirit, one Placer County couple  is known for an abundance of both.  Dan and Liz Bunz’s entrepreneurial s ...

Startup night at Rocklin Hacker Lab

College Corner is a recurring feature that highlights news and coming events from Placer County’s institutions of higher learning. Tonight, Sierra College with Hacker Lab wi ...

Roller King offers fun for the family

Roller King Skating and Blading is trying to revitalize the skating days of the 1970s’ roller disco. The family-owned skate venue has been open since 1976 and the love of sk ...

Opinions differ on commercial vacancy in Loomis

Commercial space in downtown Loomis or the lack of it was raised at the April 25 Planning Commission meeting and opinions around town differ. Specifically, Loomis Planning Commiss ...

Roseville welcomes new Scavolini Store

The grand opening of a brand new Scavolini Store was celebrated in Roseville recently. The newest addition to the business community provides high quality and a large selection of ...

New event center debuts to Placer

There was no doubt that the Placer County Fairgrounds was previously among the many across the country struggling financially.  Tuesday afternoon, the community saw first-hand ...

Peters’ an asset to Vernon Street

After moving locations and settling on Vernon Street a year ago, one Rocklin power couple has launched a new events center. Randy and Lisa Peters own Randy Peter’s Catering ...

Eskaton celebrates 15 years

Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay celebrated in style Thursday hailing their 15th anniversary. It is also the 50th anniversary of Eskaton. The Granite Bay lodge dining room, patio and gard ...