Business

Alizadeh-owned Sonic Burger locations close doors amid Federal tax issues

Three Sonic Burger restaurants, owned by Roseville restaurateur Abolghassem “Abe” Alizadeh and his family closed their doors Oct. 16. The closures are the most recent ...

Rocklin small biz has big vision for pet style

Sometimes helping someone you care about is met with chafed and dejected expressions rather than gratitude — and this is especially true when it comes to scrubbing up that sp ...

Surprise Hagar show at Rockin’ Island Bar & Grill will benefit hurricane victims

Sammy Hagar will have his first public performance at his recently re-opened Downtown Roseville restaurant tomorrow at 6 p.m. The event is first-come, first-serve and will double ...

Folsom’s tavern of times remembered

Folsom’s Sutter Street is a clean Gilded Age corridor that runs between the American River and the Gothic, stone turrets of Old Folsom Prison. While its boardwalks are lined ...

Menchie’s makes Nor Cal breakthrough in Roseville

Going “the extra smile” is the cherry on top to any human interaction, including mixing up and dishing up masterpiece frozen yogurt. And that is what the new Menchie&rs ...

Roseville leaders show little concern on fate of fair

The Placer County Board of Supervisors may relocate the Placer County Fair from Roseville to Auburn next year in hopes of making it more profitable, and neither the fair associatio ...

New committee to look at Placer County Fair options

Top officials for Auburn’s Gold Country Fair are not committing support for the idea of moving the 2014 Placer County Fair there from Roseville. But they’re also not c ...

Red Rocker promises to bring Roseville more ‘soul’

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Sammy Hagar returned to Roseville for a celebratory benefit concert and re-opening of his downtown restaurant Saturday. The event, held at the Vernon ...

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. ...

Granite Bay’s ‘Showhouse’ breaks traditional design molds

Paul Hills, president of the Hills Group, is challenging traditional home designs by creating floor plans that break the design mold. “There was a time when people wanted fo ...