Business Scene for the week of 1/7/20


California Emergency Foodlink Food Distributions of TEFAP Commodities for Lassen and Modoc counties January and February food boxes will be distributed at the following sites:

Westwood at 8 a.m. Jan. 9 and Feb. 6 at the Westwood Community Center.

Susanville at 9 a.m. Jan. 9 and Feb. 6 at the Monsignor Moran Hall.

Janesville at 10 a.m. Jan. 9 and Feb. 6 at the fire hall.

Doyle at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 17 and Feb. 14 at the Doyle Senior Center.

Milford at 2 p.m. Jan. 17 and Feb. 14 at the Community Center.

For more information, call California Emergency Foodlink at (800) 283-9000 or at (916) 387-9000



Community Church is having a faith-based 12-step program. This program is to give you hope for overcoming hurts, habits and hang-ups. It will be held at 1400 Numa Road at 6:30 p.m. Friday nights.



Kathie Garnier, branch manager/loan officer at American Pacific Mortgage, can help you with all your loan options to make your dream home come true.

“The mortgage process doesn’t need to be complicated. We’ll show you how it works,” said Garnier. She can assist you from pre-approval to closing and offers several loan programs. There is even a special loan reduction program available for teachers, correctional officers, firefighters, police officers and first responders. Call American Pacific Mortgage today and find out how you can be in your dream home. Call 257-6991 for more information.



Interested students can enroll now for Spring 2020 classes at Lassen Community College. Students may register online or they can contact admissions at 251-8808. Meet with a Counselor, create your own Ed Plan, enroll now to get your classes and sign up for the dorm and meal plans.

Visit the college’s website at, or call 257-6181 for more information.



Okay, maybe not really kids, but the residents at Lassen Nursing and Rehabilitation think so. The staff and residents would like to welcome Melissa Swartz, the new Director of Nursing. Swartz was born in Susanville and has returned to take this position. She earned her LVN here at Lassen Community College, her RN degree at College of the Redwoods in Humboldt County, and her BSN at Western Governors University. She has three daughters and is extremely happy to be back home!

Also welcome to the community and Lassen Nursing and Rehabilitation, is Antoine Goodie, the new administrator. Goodie is from the central valley (born in Bakersfield and graduated from Fresno High School). He was a U.S. Army combat medic, serving in the Old Guard ceremonial unit in Washington, D.C. He graduated from Humboldt State University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and an MBA. Goodie is a big 49ers fan, and he enjoys combat sports and loves to play poker! He is happy to be a part of this community and looks forward to serving it with pride!



Even though the holiday season is coming to an end, the ladies at the Monticola Club want to remind us all their clubhouse is available to rent for your next event. If your family has outgrown your traditional meeting place for family gatherings or your business has a training and needs more room, the Monticola Club house has just the space for you. The clubhouse is located at 1450 S. Lassen St. and has a fully equipped kitchen, tables and chairs and enough tableware to feed 100 people. The Monticola Club can be reached at 257-8087 and has been around since 1912. The club has dedicated itself to improving the community.