Business Scene for the week of 2/4/2014
VISTORS GUIDE DEADLINING
The official visitor’s guide to Lassen County is deadlining soon. The Lassen County Visitor’s Guide is deadlining this next week.
Again, we know tourists will be opting for more day trips, weekend jaunts and full-blown vacations closer to home. For Lassen County businesses, it always brings an important infusion of dollars into our local economy. Local business owners and service providers should continue to consider this colorful and informative publication a must buy annual advertising investment.
The full-color glossy magazine is packed full of information about virtually everything our country has to offer to both visitors and locals alike. Through the entire year, some 40,000 copies are distributed free to hundreds of locations in our region.
As an added value, we also post the entire magazine in a very user-friendly format on our website, lassennews.com, to ensure your ads reach the largest audience possible for folks planning a trip to our corner of the world, the electronic version of the Visitors Guide alone gets an average of 300 viewers monthly during the season.
The deadline for advertising space will be here before you know it. Your advertising representative — if she hasn’t already — will be contacting you soon to reserve space in this product. If you are not contacted and want more information about deadlines, prices and our services, call our advertising department here at the Lassen County Times at 257-5321. We can help you design an effective ad tailored to both your budget and your business.
Your advertising investment in this product is also a partnership. Your purchase of advertising space to market your goods and services makes this comprehensive and informative guide possible. Together, we can capitalize on the opportunity that awaits this season with the single most effective print and electronic product used to entice families to come and spend in Lassen County.
HELP IF YOU ARE PRE-DIABETIC
Did you know 35 percent of U.S. adults are pre-diabetic? If you have abdominal body fat, are overweight, have high blood pressure or cholesterol, then register for the Wellness and Weight Loss program Transformation 360 Open House at Susanville Chiropractic Clinic. The program is at 6 p.m. Feb. 11. See the ad in this weeks paper for details.
NOW OPEN IN SUSANVILLE
Tom and Joy Lim, owners of The Whitehouse Restaurant, are now open in Susanville. If you haven’t had a chance to stop in for lunch or dinner, you are missing out on their traditional Thai and American dishes. They have plenty of parking at their new location. Feel free to call ahead for take out.
The Whitehouse is located at 3035 Johnstonville Road, just down from Walgreens. They are open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. You may call them at 257-6666.
Lassen Ale Works invites you to dance the night away with live music by Timeless starting at 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7. Plus they are also having a special dinner for Valentine’s Day with seating starting at 5 p.m. Make your reservations early to enjoy their surf and turf special of filet mignon and lobster, a specialty dessert and cocktails. You can call them to make advance reservations.
A TASTE OF BEEF, A SIP OF WINE
Just a reminder, the Lassen County Cattlemen and CattleWomen will be having the 26th annual A Taste of Beef, A Sip of Wine dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. Contact the Chamber of Commerce for more information.
NEW STORE FOR WOMEN
If you are having a hard time finding just the right sized clothing or foundation (under) garments, stop in at Red Rose Cottage at 1900 Main St. in Susanville. Susan Baxter and Jo Jo McCormick have teamed up to provide real sizes for real women in the community. They also have a variety of purses, shoes and jewelry. They are located at the corner of Main and McDow streets, next to Happy Garden restaurant. Red Rose Cottage is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. See their ad in this week’s