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Business Scene for the week of 9/19/18

Cleaning business opens
With decades of experience and a passion for cleaning on her resume, Suzann Ramoz decided it was time to go into business for herself with the opening of Suzann’s Cleaning Service. The 25-year Chester resident provides complete inside cleaning services for homes and vacation rentals, and for businesses. She plans to include outdoor cleaning and landscaping services as well. Photo by Patty Dailey


The Plumas Bank offices in Quincy and Chester are organizing a School Supply Drive and they are reaching out to their communities for help. Pam Johnson, lead organizer of the Quincy drive, said, “Every student deserves to have the tools they need to be successful in school. Let’s work together to give them a good start!” You can stop by the bank offices in Quincy or Chester to see a list of requested supplies. You are asked to purchase as many as you can, then drop the items off at either branch by Thursday, Sept. 27.

“You will be making a big difference in the lives of our youth, and you will also have a chance to win one of two gift certificates at each branch. Thank you in advance for your help and consideration,” said Vanessa Leal, who is organizing the Chester school supply drive.   

Some of the items needed include glue, pencils, pens, colored pencils, zippered pencil pouches, post-it-notes, washable markers, dry erase markers, erasers, binders, scissors, hand sanitizer, tissue and granola bars.


Owner Anna Jeffrey tells us every Friday, beginning at 5 p.m., Jeffrey’s Pub & Grub is now serving mouthwatering prime rib dinners with all the fixings. The restaurant is located in Quincy right across from the courthouse and is now open daily, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Happy hour and daily drink specials are available from 3 to 6 p.m., and on Thirsty Thursdays, happy hour is offered all day.


Tonight, Wednesday, enjoy the easy listening sounds of Jeff Kepple and Natalie and Garret Hagwood at The Drunk Brush on Grover Alley, next to The Knook in downtown Quincy. New owners Riccardo and Wendy Jacobus have also booked Hank & Shaidri for Friday, Sept. 21, and Harpo De Roma on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at their downtown Quincy wine bar. The live music begins at 6 p.m.

The Peak owners, Josh and Kelly Hunter, have been looking forward to this next group, Truth Cartel, “an experimental Reggae dub band,” who are entertaining at their Graeagle fine wines, cigars and beer venue this Saturday, Sept. 22, from 6 to 9 p.m. The last Saturday in September features Gnarly Pints, an upbeat string duo that performs their music at a variety of different venues.

Abandon Theory will entertain with what is billed as funky folk sound with a reggae heartbeat at the Main Street Sports Bar in downtown Quincy on Saturday, Sept. 22, beginning at 9 p.m. Karen Powell, owner of this popular gathering place, also wanted to mention that Trivia is now held on Tuesdays starting at 7 p.m.; Burgers & Brews on Wednesdays, from 5 – 8 (weather permitting); and Karaoke on Thursdays at 9 p.m.


Lucio and Elvira Macias at the Express Coffee Shop have introduced some new specials during the week. For example, on Mondays, kids 12 and younger can eat items off the kid’s menu for free. On Tuesdays, there is a deal on tacos; Wednesdays and Thursdays, there is a two-for-one margarita with the purchase of dinner and the same two-for-one offer for a glass of wine on Friday with dinner. Just a reminder, they serve prime rib on Friday and Saturday and the first Saturday each month they offer their very popular authentic Mexican food special. 

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