Business Scene for the week of 5/1/18

The annual Customer Appreciation Days, featuring 14 of Susanville’s local businesses, will kick off on May 8. Be sure to look for the special supplement in next week’s paper featuring all the great specials the participating sponsors have put together for you.

On Tuesday, May 8, if you are one of the first 15 customers to get a Customer Appreciation Cookie Bag, you’ll have a chance to win one of two $50 shopping sprees. Pet Station will be holding drawings that day only for more prizes.

Plus, you can enter the free drawings all week long to win your share of two $100 and four $50 shopping sprees. Several of the sponsors are holding their own in store drawings for fabulous prizes, too!

At Milwood Florist & Treats Pet Supply, they will be giving away a special Mother’s Day Gift Basket and they’re taking entries for their cutest pet contest. At Billington Ace Hardware you can win a $100 store gift certificate.

Susanville Ford, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram is giving Mom a night on the town. One lucky winner will get a spa suite and $70 in gift certificates for the Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel, plus you can get a service coupon for taking a test drive that week.

It’s the small business owners that keep the community going strong. Do your part to help the local economy thrive by visiting the Customer Appreciation sponsors next week and enjoy complimentary appetizers May 11, while supplies last.

Your hometown proud Susanville Supermarket IGA store has put together a seasonal produce sale for May 4 and 5 to help you start eating healthier this year.

It’s easy to put on a few extra pounds during the winter and now is the perfect time to start incorporating more fresh fruits and vegetables into your diet. Not only will you feel better by increasing your produce intake, but you’ll probably look better, too.

Get ready for summer by starting a healthy eating program today and stock up at the produce sale featuring specials in this week’s ad.

Local artisan, Norma Debaker, has put together a special pre-Mother’s Day show at Artisan Coffee in Janesville. At 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, you can stop by and get a complimentary flower for mothers and she’ll have discounts on her latest sterling silver pendants and earrings for mom.

Renee Jones at Idaho Grocery tells us that they will be offering Juan’s authentic, homemade beef carne asada, beef arachera, pork alpastore and chicken fajita meat at the butcher counter this week for you to grill up for your Cinco de Mayo celebration.

Did you know that Idaho Grocery has been your local corner store butcher shop for almost 50 years? Their uniquely skilled butchers hand carve daily Certified Angus Beef, that is a cut above USDA Prime, Choice and Select beef.

It must pass 10 quality standards to earn the premium name. Plus, their fresh and flavorful ground beef is prepared daily on the premises.

If you’re planning on serving a mouthwatering meal for your family and friends, let the butchers at Idaho Grocery select the best cuts for your recipes, and you’ll be glad
you did.

The weather is getting nice, and now is the time to pull out your summer sandals and showcase your perfectly pedicured feet. If your tootsies are suffering from the dry winter, don’t worry because Linda Hoge at Hair Hunters in Uptown Susanville has spring specials on spa pedicures and manicures so you can look and feel your best.

“People don’t realize how important foot care is, but once they’ve been pampered in my relaxing pedicure chair, they’re usually repeat customers,” said Hoge.

Sure, you can try to do your own nail care, but it probably won’t be as enjoyable. If you need a little extra pampering, call Linda to book your appointment today at 257-4247.

Roxanna Haynes at the Bottle & Brush Art Bar has selected a great Star Wars themed painting for the sci-fi enthusiasts to paint at her class on May 5.

“Our class on the fourth sold out quickly, so we’ve added a second night for anyone who would like to join our paint and sip class.” She adds, “You can register online at”

They’ve also got a special day planned on May 12, in honor of Mother’s Day.

Be sure to see their ad in this week’s paper for more details.

Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel is hosting a May the Fourth Be With You dress up themed party on May 4 at 8 p.m. There will be giveaways, drink specials, EDM DJ’s and more.

There is no cover for this event. So get your Star Wars costumes out, gather your friends and head on over for a fun night in town.

Mark your calendars for 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, for the monthly breakfast downstairs at the Veterans Memorial Building on Main Street in Susanville.

Breakfast is open to the public. For a small donation, you will receive a hot delicious breakfast of scrambled eggs, sausage and hash-browns.
If you have any questions, call Delmer Brown at 249-6037.

It’s time for the annual Lassen Humane Society annual yard sale at the Lassen County Fairgrounds on May 18 and 19. They’re now accepting donations for this event.

If you have been putting off your spring-cleaning, this is a great time to clear out your clutter and donate your good items to help this important organization.

See their ad for more details on the donation location dates, times and items accepted.