Business

Transportation Poll: Placer County sales-tax hike vote would fall short

Placer County voters can’t drive 66.66. That’s the two-thirds vote the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency would need to capture at the ballot box to put it o ...

Placer County roads ready for half-cent sales tax funding infusion?

A laser focus on developing financial resources for 30 years of transportation infrastructure projects will yield some estimates on public support at today’s Placer County Tr ...

Rocklin Vice Mayor Janda drops first fish at Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops General Manager Dan Dugger and Rocklin Vice Mayor Greg Janda greeted city officials and the media Tuesday morning to inaugurate the 16,000-gallon freshwater aquarium ...

Lodging, eatery jobs give Placer, region a July boost

Placer County’s job totals got a month-over-month boost in July from the leisure and hospitality industry. But the increase of 1,900 jobs in the region failed to keep the un ...

Roseville businessman brings Mediterranean flavors to Northern California

For thousands of years, the Silk Road was the conduit through which life flowed throughout the known world. The network of trading routes spanned nearly 5,000 miles across Asia, Eu ...

Sparrow 5 offers unique harbor for Roseville artists

“Dr. Seuss meets Andy Warhol.” That’s how M. Taylor – as she prefers to be known – describes her Vernon Street shop, Sparrow 5.  “Our sto ...

Roseville to host Tri-County Job Fair

Job seekers in Placer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties are invited to a free job fair Aug. 21 in Roseville, according to a news release Monday. A collaboration between those thr ...

Hewlett Packard's Roseville campus draws closer to reality

Roseville City Council agreed on Wednesday to make room for Hewlett Packard’s planned multi-purpose public campus in Roseville, to mixed reactions. It did so by unanimously ...

Back Forty Texas BBQ in Roseville expands menu possibilities

            For the past 20 years, Roseville residents have been going to Back Forty Texas BBQ to satisfy their carnivorous cravings. Open seven ...

Roseville Meat Company combines modern day with old fashion

“Lady Rose” is a familiar sight on Atlantic Street: The fiberglass bull has been sentry of the Roseville Meat Company for years now, a billboard icon for a butcher shop ...

Another View: Business Corner: Female biz owners are primed to take over the world

Rolling back the calendar to 1948, only one-third of American women worked outside the home compared to 87 percent of men. As the decades rolled by, the gap has steadily narrowed a ...

Granite Bay’s Dominick’s makes meals the Calabrese way

Many Italian restaurants might call their food authentic, but don’t be fooled. Once you try the ultra-fresh dishes made from Dominick’s family recipes, you’ll nev ...

Barbecuing season as popular as ever in South Placer

From the most cutting-edge grills on the market, to the newest barbecuing gadgets and trends, the Press Tribune explores how home grill masters can end August with a bang. Barbecu ...

Snapchat embraces new Roseville images

The increasingly popular App known as Snapchat, widely noted for its youthful following, is giving the City of Roseville some extra recognition with new geofilters for its platform ...

La Ride looks to change chauffeur image in Roseville, Granite Bay

To many people, the idea of a chauffeur conjures up images of affluence and scenes from “Driving Miss Daisy.” But at Le Ride Driving Services, personal drivers can make ...