Business Scene for the week of 4/25/17

FLYNN JOINS FLANIGAN

Mike and Valerie Flanigan, owners of Flanigan Leavitt Insurance Agency welcome agent Jessica Flynn to their Susanville office. Jessica is new to the area and tells us she handles personal insurance lines. So if you are looking for an umbrella policy, or perhaps new auto or home, give Jessica a call at 257- 7291, or stop by 608 Main St. in Uptown Susanville.

 

MARGARITA FEST

The Soroptimists of Susanville’s annual Margarita Fest 2017 is on Cinco de Mayo this year, May 5. The fun will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Hall. There will be 10 flavored margaritas, live music, a silent auction and much more. If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, you better get to Margie’s Book Nook in Uptown Susanville to buy them as they have a limited amount for purchase.

 

CRAFT FAIR THIS SATURDAY

The Soaring Eagle Blue Star Moms is hosting a craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday, April 29 at the Veterans Memorial Hall. Grab a friend and get some Mother’s Day shopping started while supporting the Blue Star Moms.

 

TIME TO BUY DIRT

It’s time to start digging in the dirt. Melissa McCoy, owner of Every Bloomin’ Thing tells us she is starting her annual Kellogg sale a bit earlier this year. Now you can take advantage of getting a free bag of Gromulch, Amend, Bumper Crop or Topper. Stop into her garden and gift shop on Johnstonville Road in Susanville.

 

WELCOME NEW PRODUCT SPECIALISTS

Chad Nethery at Susanville Auto Center tells us he’s pleased to welcome three new product specialists to their team. Matt Baisley, Dylan Conklin and Cristian Deleon are available to take you on a test drive and answer all of your questions about their entire fleet of new and preowned vehicles. He also tells us they were happy to be able to help support the local 4-H members who attended the Washington, D.C. Leadership Conference this year. Summer vacation time is just around the corner, and if you’re thinking of purchasing a vehicle to get you to your favorite outdoor recreation spots, be sure to check out their great selection of SUVs and pickup trucks.

 

GET YOUR VEHICLE READY FOR SUMMER FUN

Kurt’s Works owner Mark Yerrington and his son, Dan, are already getting vehicles ready for the warm weather that is just around the corner. Now is the time to make sure your air conditioning is fully functioning and your vehicles are ready for on and off road fun. The Yeringtons have more than 40 years experience in the industry and can handle any size of repair job for foreign and domestic vehicles, ATVs and motorcycles.

 

FARMERS MARKET COMING SOON

If you’re thinking about becoming a vendor for the upcoming Farmers Market, the number provided to us, published in the paper was incorrect. The correct number to get more information is 257-3252.

 

THE BOARDROOM

Erik Jefferts, Julie Howard and Margaret Liddiard are the co-owners of the newly opened brewery The Boardroom on Johnstonville Road in Susanville. With more than 30 years experience in the industry, they decided it was time to expand their operations in order to keep up with the demand for producing and exporting their fine ales made locally in Lassen County. They offer group tasting and tours on request. Plus you can enjoy their authentic rustic pizzas personally created by local chef, Tyler Morrish. The Boardroom is open from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.