Biznews for March 17, 2015


Once again the seventh-grade class at Richmond Elementary School is hosting their annual tri-tip dinner. The dinner is scheduled for from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 in their gym. You can either dine in or carry out. They will also have a silent auction this year. Tickets are now available, or you can buy them at door. They offer individual or family deals. This fundraiser is for their eighth-grade class trip next year.


The Lassen County Farm Bureau is offering scholarships up to $5,000 for those interested in pursuing a career in agriculture. If you are in high school or college the deadline to apply for qualifying applicants is this Monday, March 23. For more information, contact your school counselor or financial aid office, or call the Farm Bureau office at 257-7242.


Ladybug Landscape is ready to help you prepare your yard for spring. Owner Terri Karper wants to remind us that ladybug can take care of every blooming thing in and around your yard. Whether it's sprinklers, thatching, raking, hauling, tractor work, trenching and more, she's the one to call. You can reach her at 249-4612.


The Sacred Heart Catholic Church Auxiliary is sponsoring its annual Palm Sunday pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, March 29 at Monsignor Moran Hall. It will be a full delicious breakfast of pancakes, sausage, eggs, fruit, juice and coffee. There will be a slight charge for the breakfast; all proceeds from the event will benefit the scholarship fund.


Live mason bees are now in stock at Every Bloomin' Thing in limited supply. Owner Melissa McCoy tells us that each bee is able to do the pollinating work of 120 honeybees. They will improve the bloom on flowering plants and increase the yield in fruit trees.


Local stylist Tyann Brown is now working in Uptown Susanville at Serendipity Salon. Owner Denise Potter tells us you will find the salon next to Uptown Uniforms. You can still reach Tyann at 310-3482 or at the salon at 251-2550.


The University of California Master Gardener Program provides the public with UC research based information about home horticulture, sustainable landscape and pest management practices. They become a UC Master Gardener you need to participate in a 40- to 50-hour intensive training program. Classes are being offered from March 31 through May 16. They will be held on Tuesday afternoons, Thursday evening and an occasional Saturday. Space is limited to 24 participants. For more information about the Lassen County Master Gardener program, log onto their website at celassen.ucanr.edu, or call Teresa Pustejovsky at 251-8132, or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel is celebrating their 19th anniversary this week. On March 17 they will be serving their traditional St. Patrick’s Day dinner in the café starting at 11 a.m. while supplies last. Then on March 20 and 21 you can dance to the music of the Tragically White Band starting at 9 p.m. Plus they’ll be giving away a total of $2,500 in their Free Play Giveaway drawings. Mark your calendar, and call your friends for a fun night out the Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel.


Lassen Ale Works inside the Pioneer Saloon will be serving up a delicious corned beef and cabbage dinner all day on St. Patrick’s Day along with a “brew and a dew:” A genuine Lassen Ale Works ale along with a shot of Tullemore Dew. This is a popular traditional meal, and you won’t want to miss out on dining and drinks in Uptown Susanville. Their new spring hours are from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Lassen Humane Society will be holding their seventh annual Humane Society Corned Beef and Cabbaged dinner and silent auction from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17. This annual fundraiser helps to cover expenses for the Lassen Humane Society. Take out dinners are available, but hurry in they sell out fast!


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