Equine Unlimited provides life lessons, new hobbies

Nestled just five miles from Highway 50 on Greenback Road in Rescue is Equine Unlimited Inc., a true horse lover’s dream. Owner Malinda Kregoski has over 30 years of experience to offer those who have the desire to ride and her full-service facility is open year-round, seven days a week, catering to all skill levels […]

Marilyn Goff: ‘It’s all about the client’

“We’ve had to adapt,” said Marilyn Goff, describing her 25 years as a Top Achiever and the changes Team Marilyn Goff has made. One thing she hasn’t changed is her attitude about who is more important. “Clients don’t pay me to advertise about how great I am. They pay me to advertise their homes in […]

March 09, 2012 | Posted in Top Achievers 2012 | Tagged | Leave a reply

Wedding gowns galore

Take a drive down Main Street in Placerville and there’s no chance you will miss the Renfro’s display window. The most beautiful wedding gowns overlooking the sidewalk in historic Hangtown are the same gowns so many brides spent their childhood dreaming of. In 1978, owner Margaret Renfro and her family moved from England to Missouri […]

February 03, 2012 | Posted in Wedding Planner Feb. 2012 | Tagged | Leave a reply

Laurel Brent-Bumb is a tireless business advocate

Chamber CEO supports all aspects of local economy Even on days when Laurel Brent-Bumb hates to go to work, she said she loves to go to work. “Actively advocating for business and our community is a very rewarding role,” said the El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce CEO. “Helping a new business get started or […]

January 25, 2012 | Posted in Women In Business 2012 | Tagged | Leave a reply

Edwards A-l Appliance is local favorite

Ask anyone who has lived around El Dorado County for a while where to buy an appliance, and the most heard recommendation is Edwards A-1 on Placerville Drive. The main reason is the service. Not only does Edwards A-1 sell appliances at competitive prices, but they deliver in their service area. Most importantly, they service […]

January 06, 2012 | Posted in Secrets of Success 2011 | Tagged | Leave a reply

Two established clinics join Marshall Medical Center

Marshall Medical Center has accepted two local medical offices as part of its clinic structure. Orthopedics Western Sierra Orthopedic Center was established in Placerville in 1990. Its new name is Marshall Orthopedics. The offices are located at 4300 Golden Center Drive, Suite C, off Missouri Flat Road in Placerville. The five surgeons are board certified […]

Don’t crack up — get a serious seal from Sierra Nevada Sealcoating

As asphalt wears it begins to separate, disintegrate and all of a sudden large chasms filled with weeds become a homeowners nightmare of a landscape. A regular application of hot tar and sealcoating can keep this horror from becoming your reality. Sierra Nevada Sealcoating has been in business since 1991, having built a reputation for […]

CAR urges action on short sales, HAFA

In response to the ongoing challenges Realtors face in working with short sale transactions and HAFA, CAR recently sent letters to officials at the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury, Federal Housing Finance Agency, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac requesting immediate changes to the HAFA program and recommending solutions so the program can succeed. In the […]