Placer County Supes OK Preservation of Oak Woodlands

Placer County Supes OK Preservation of Oak Woodlands

Placer County, CA….Placer County is teaming up with the state to contribute to the Placer Land Trust’s acquisition of 1,773 acres of oak woodlands located outside of Auburn. On Tuesday, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve an agreement that will allow the Placer Land Trust to complete acquisition of the property […]

Placer County Provided Dental Services Reduced

Placer County Provided Dental Services Reduced

Placer County, CA…..While the state’s recession has dramatically increased the demand for county-provided indigent health care services, state funding and local revenues have declined. As a result, on Tuesday, Placer County reduced the level of dental services it provides to eligible adults with low incomes. In order to ensure that the most important dental care […]

$53.7 Million in Sales During 2010 Confirms Tahoe’s Martis Camp Is Hottest Real Estate Buy in America

$53.7 Million in Sales During 2010 Confirms Tahoe’s Martis Camp Is Hottest Real Estate Buy in America

TRUCKEE, Calif…Developers of Martis Camp, a highly successful private golf and ski community located in North Lake Tahoe, announced 62 property sales in 2010 totaling $53.7 million. This represents a 36% increase over sales transactions in 2009, and a performance that further demonstrates the strength and viability of this community, which continues to defy the […]

It’s Time to Mingle Til’ You Tingle at the North Tahoe Business Association Mixer on Wednesday, December 15th Eve!

It’s Time to Mingle Til’ You Tingle at the North Tahoe Business Association Mixer on Wednesday, December 15th Eve!

North Lake Tahoe, CA….Join us for the North Tahoe Business Association’s Annual Holiday Mixer on Wednesday, December 15, 5:30-7:30 pm at the Cal Neva Resort in the Indian Room. Hors d’eouvres will be served and the NTBA will provide wine or beer. No-host cocktails will be available and you could win ski tickets, a wine […]

Obama Points to Tax Deal

Obama Points to Tax Deal

AssociatedPress | While speaking at a community college in North Carolina Monday, President Barack Obama said he would back a solution on tax cuts even if he doesn’t get everything he wants. (Dec. 6)

Weekly Address: Vice President Biden Calls on Congress to Preserve the Middle Class Tax Cuts and to Extend Unemployment Insurance This Year

Weekly Address: Vice President Biden Calls on Congress to Preserve the Middle Class Tax Cuts and to Extend Unemployment Insurance This Year

Hi, this is Joe Biden.  I’m filling in for President Obama this  weekend  because he’s on his way back from Afghanistan, where he was  spending  some time with the brave men and women of our Armed Forces. It’s tough to be far from home during the holidays, especially in a   warzone, so he wanted to […]

Statement by the President Announcing the US-Korea Trade Agreement

Statement by the President Announcing the US-Korea Trade Agreement

Washington, DC… I am very pleased that the United States and South Korea have reached agreement on a landmark trade deal that is expected to increase annual exports of American goods by up to $11 billion and support at least 70,000 American jobs.  Last month in Seoul I directed our negotiators to achieve the best […]

Unemployment Edges Up to 9.8% in November

Unemployment Edges Up to 9.8% in November

Washington, DC…The unemployment rate edged up to 9.8 percent in November, and nonfarm payroll employment was little changed (+39,000), the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Temporary help services and health care continued to add jobs over the month, while employment fell in retail trade. Employment in most major industries changed little in November. […]

Federal Reserve releases detailed information about transactions conducted to stabilize markets during the recent financial crisis

Federal Reserve releases detailed information about transactions conducted to stabilize markets during the recent financial crisis

Washington, DC…The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday posted detailed information on its public website about more than 21,000 individual credit and other transactions conducted to stabilize markets during the recent financial crisis, restore the flow of credit to American families and businesses, and support economic recovery and job creation in the aftermath of the crisis… […]