Biz News for Dec. 13, 2011
If you suffer from chronic pain in your neck or back and have been told you have spinal stenosis or a bulging disc, then you will definitely want to attend the free workshop Dr. Branvold is hosting at the Susanville Chiropractic Clinic. At 5:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Dr. Branvold will be discussing the latest non-surgical, non-drug technology and treatment modalities for spinal stenosis. Seating is limited so see his ad in this week’s paper for registration details.
PHOTOS WITH SANTA
Banner Lassen Medical Center will be hosting a food drive fundraiser to help feed our local needy families. From 1 to 7 p.m. Dec. 16 just bring a non-perishable food item to the hospital, and you can get a photo with Santa. There will be free refreshments and candy canes! Be sure to stop by their gift shop and check out all the new holiday items!
SHOPPING NIGHT FOR MEN
The Gift Boutique on Main Street in Susanville has set aside Dec. 17 for a special Men’s Shopping Night. Just bring the ladies your wish lists, and they will help you find the perfect gift for those special people in your life. You can enjoy complimentary refreshments while you shop for a new gift item or vintage collectable. These days it’s considered eco-friendly to give a treasure from the past. Gift-wrapping is available so you can go home and put your presents right under the tree!
CHRISTMAS AT THE RANCH
Irene Doyle tells us this is the last week for the Christmas at the Ranch gift and craft show. The local crafters and artisans have filled this vintage home with many unique and one-of-a-kind gifts, sure to be loved by anyone on you’re holiday gift list. Plus they have holiday home décor in case your looking for something to give your home that special feel for the holidays. If you’ve ever wondered as you’ve driven past this house on Highway 395 what it looked like inside, now is your chance to find out and do some shopping local, too!
FINAL DRAWING TO WIN A CAR
The final drawing at the Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel for the Ford Focus giveaway will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 17. If you haven’t entered the contest there’s still time to play blackjack, slots, poker or bingo and try your chance at qualifying for the car. See the casino for complete contest rules. The sports bar and restaurant has a delicious new menu and if you don’t want to hassle shopping, cooking and cleaning for Christmas dinner, be sure to join them for a traditional holiday meal.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
The New Year's Eve Bash at the Susanville Elks Lodge is set for Dec. 31. Join them for dinner and dancing. They are serving dinner beginning at 7 p.m., followed by dancing with Rocking Rhino. For tickets go to Century 21 or the Lassen Credit Union.
FRESH WREATHS AND MORE
If your holiday décor needs some fresh greenery, Every Bloomin' Thing is the place to go. Owner Melissa McCoy informs us she now has fresh-made wreaths, centerpieces, garland and more. Don't forget to check out her holiday class schedule if you'd like to make your own greenery.
The Health Nut has some new additions to their gluten-Free product line. You can now purchase Green Beaver gluten-free shampoo, conditioner, body wash and lip balm at The Health Nut. Owner Kristin Volberg says that most people who have a gluten intolerance might not even realize that they could be exposed to gluten in their body care products. Green Beaver products are also certified organic and free of chemicals.
SLEIGH DAYS A SUCCESS
Once again people were out and about shopping local last week during Santa's Sleigh Days. There were lots of lucky winners throughout Susanville as well. Three people won a $100 shopping spree; Annita Haynes, Rachel Redding and Meredith Vargas. There were four $50 winners; Phoebe Freeman, Shirley Elliot, Toni Stowell and Jesse Sandei. In-store winners; Robert Picco at Leslie's Jewelry, Elgin Cannon at Billington Ace Hardware, Kelley Kelley at Margie's Book Nook, Leif Kirkpatrick at Susanville Paint Center and Valerie Brazil at Simply Treasures.