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Jan 16

Flu: Not something to sneeze at

Posted to HHS - Public Health - Health Officer Blog by Katie Combs Prichard

It’s easy to ignore something that has become familiar. 

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Apr 17

Penryn Road bridge over Secret Ravine moving closer to reality

Posted to Placer Blog by Christopher Gray Garcia

A long-awaited project to replace the Penryn Road bridge at Secret Ravine is about to begin. District 3 Supervisor Jim Holmes explains. 

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Dec 14

5 Ways to Support a Local Business from Home

Posted to Placer Life by Darren Huppert

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1. Engage with them and give them shout outs on social media. Show your love for local by following and liking your favorite local businesses online. Some businesses even offer exclusive specials on social media or list pictures and information about their products for you to see what you can order for curbside pickup or delivery.

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2. Leave them a positive review. Leaving a review on Google, Yelp, Facebook or other platforms can help sway others to visit or purchase from a local business.

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3. Sign up for their newsletter. Show your favorite local businesses that you are listening to them. Subscribing to their digital or print newsletters helps them communicate what products they have or specials that may interest you.
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4. Order directly from their website. We all know shopping online is one of the most convenient ways to shop these days. Order directly from a local business’ website so they benefit 100% from the transaction.
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5. Tell your friends and family why you love the business. Have you tried a restaurant, service or retailer because you heard about it from someone you know? Support your favorite local businesses by telling others about them.
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