Business Scene for the week of 2/4/20


Randy Darrow, Lassen County District 1 Supervisor candidate, is hosting a meet and greet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Westwood Community Center. Darrow is welcoming residents to come meet and talk with him.



Local merchants are ready to help you plan the perfect day for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day. Sweeten the day with delectable treats from Merry Morsels, or buy the perfect piece of jewelry at Sierra Jewelry Co. You can take your sweetie to a delightful dinner or lunch, or even both. Try to spice up your day with some Mexican food at Mazatlan Grill, or try the traditional American entrée special dishes at The White House Restaurant. Stay close to home and plan a hotel getaway with dinner at the Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel, and don’t forget a custom bouquet of flowers from Milwood Florist and Treats Supply. Think outside the box this Valentine’s and get the perfect gift for your handyman at Payless Building Supply or the perfect gift without the calories from J&K Guns and Stuff. Show your love forever with a custom tattoo from Thompson Peak Tattoo, and, if you find yourself on the south side of the county, then stop by Winje’s, where you are sure to find a little something for your sweetie! Additionally, Jon Barker, Owner of Sierra Tan, tells us they have a great offer if you are looking for something special for your sweetheart. Stop by today and take advantage of this great deal for your sweetheart. Browse this week’s paper for great gift ideas for that special someone.



Frosting Families presents a Valentine’s Day Craft Fair and Bridal Expo. This will be held at the Monticola Club at 140 S. Lassen St. from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8. Vendors will include Scentsy, Merry Morsels, Amaiya’s Magical Treats, Brandy’s Treasure Chest, Chalk Couture and many more. For more information, call Heather at (757) 576-2815 or Nycki at (619) 495-2534.



Do you have a little slugger, age 4 to 14, who wants to learn the fundamentals of baseball, sportsmanship and team spirit? Susanville Little League is having sign-ups. You can sign up online at now through March 2, or sign up in person at Susanville Pizza Factory from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 29. Also, don’t forget to mark your calendar for March 7 for mandatory tryouts for ages 8 to 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pat Murphy Little League field. For more information, see the ad in this week’s paper.



Andrew Ryback, Plumas Bank’s president and chief executive officer, has been elected by the Federal Reserve Board to serve on its Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council.

The council advises the FRB on the economy, lending conditions and other issues of interest to community depository institutions. Members are selected from commercial banks, thrift institutions, and credit unions serving on local advisory councils at the 12 Federal Reserve Banks. One member of each of the Reserve Bank councils serves on the CDIAC, which meets twice a year with the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C.

“I’m quite honored to have been appointed to this important council and am committed to representing the interests and perspectives of depository institutions in the nine western states and three U.S. island territories to the Board of Governors. I look forward to serving the Federal Reserve Bank in this new capacity and to advancing interests and issues of importance to our industry,” Ryback said.

The Federal Reserve is charged with making and administering policy for the nation’s credit and monetary affairs and helps to maintain the banking industry in sound condition.



Let the folks at Liberty Tax help you prepare your 2019 income taxes this season. It is as simple as bringing your information in, and they will handle the rest! You can even get approved for an easy advance loan based on your return. Stop by the office at 1440 Main St. across from the Susanville fire station where you can see the Statue of Liberty dance. You can also give them a call at 252-4829 to set up an appointment.



Representing Zaengles Carpet One Floor & Home, Mark and Kendra Zaengle, accompanied by Laura Evans, recently attended the World Furniture Market in Las Vegas this past week. They searched through more than 1,000 vendors and 10 million square feet of furniture, ordering all the latest styles at the best prices for you, their favorite clients. From the smallest accessory to the best mattresses, the most comfortable living room groups and the friendliest dining room sets, they looked through it all and selected the best items.

Stop by Zaengles Carpet One Floor & Home at 2800 Main St. in Susanville and check out the new inventory. The new merchandise will start coming in late February.



Courthouse Café has a new breakfast and lunch menu. Try their famous street tacos, or enjoy a gluten free or vegan entrée. Courthouse Café is located at 2455 Main St. Susanville. See their ad in this week’s paper for more information.



The team at H&R Block is gearing up for the tax year. They have their wonderful new office at 2850 Main St., Suite 7, in the Windgate Shopping Center. The team has two enrolled agents, David Hansen and Josh Hansen, which means they can represent you before the IRS if need be. Joining them are senior tax preparers Carmen Martinez, Bart Hansen, Debbie Lindsey. Also, Stacy Kirklin, bookkeeper, tax preparer, joined their team last year. Give them a call at 257-9339, and Tammy Granlees will be happy to help set up your appointment. See their ad in this week’s paper for current offers.