Business

Sutter Street shop offers fashion, interior design

Three longtime friends decided to join forces to provide a unique shopping experience for women including a mixture of fashion and interior design. Southern Kissed boutique owners ...

Folsom home nestled in Prairie Oaks community

Hand-scraped hardwood floors throughout greet you when you enter this four bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home in the Folsom community of Prairie Oaks. The approximately 1,916-squar ...

Realtor of the Week: Ed and Mary Grinnell

Ed and Mary Grinnell, with The Grinnell Group, have worked as Coldwell Banker Realtors in El Dorado Hills for 14 years. “We recently added a buyer’s agent to our team, ...

Olga on Investments: Roll It. Don’t Leave It.

There comes a time in our lives when we have to bid adieu to one of our biggest love-hate relationships: our job. Whether this breakup is voluntarily or involuntary, you have to go ...

The Real McCoy: Make or break the deal with an appraisal

Dear Kari, My husband and I just sold our home to a lovely couple with two young children. All the inspections have been accepted favorably, now we are at the point of our home be ...

New spa business bubbles up

Manager Bill Spencer stands in front of spas in the new retail store, La-Z-Boy Spa Gallery. The store opened Friday, Sept. 19, at 6610 Folsom Auburn Road, Suite 5, in Folsom. A gra ...

Olga on Investments: Who decides where your money will go?

A big part of financial planning is centered on estate succession. Estate planning ranges from placing beneficiaries on accounts to making sure all the right documentation is in pl ...

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 ...

Realtor of the Week: Nanette Jones

Realtor Nanette Jones has worked in the business for 15 years, always in Folsom. She moved to Folsom in 1990 from the Bay Area. Jones has three adult children, Brandon Jones, Sha ...

Olga on Investments: Learning life-long lessons in college years

Facebook is flooded with pictures of kids with backpacks, and Target is having sales on crayons. I think it’s official: School is back in session. Teachers put in a lot of h ...