Derek Rosen


The Best of the Mother Lode

Animal and pet care

Best Boarding -Twain Harte Veterinary Hospital

Best Feed & Tack Store-Sonora Feed and Supply

Best Grooming-Pets By Nita

Best Pet Supply-Dusty's Den

Best Veterinarian-Twain Harte Veterinary Hospital


Best Auto Body Paint-Buck's Body Shop

Best Auto Dealer-Sierra Motors

Best Auto Parts-Napa Auto Parts

Best Auto Repair /Service-Affordable Auto Repair

Best Oil Change-Sonora Express Lube (Indian Rock)

Best Tire Service-Wright's Tire Service


Best Barber Shop-Twain Harte Family Barber Shop

Best Hair Salon-On Main

Best Nail Salon-Lisa Nails

Best Tanning Salon-Addictions Spray Tanning & Fashion

Food and Beverage

Best Bakery-Safeway

Best Beer/Cocktail-Emberz

Best Breakfast-Perko's Café & Bakery

Best Buffet-Black Oak Café

Best Caterer-Any Event

Best Chinese restaurant-BeWok & Sushi

Best Coffee Shop-Caffé Blossom

Best Cup of Coffee-Day-O Espresso

Best Delicatessen-Lighthouse Deli

Best Fast Food Restaurant-Taco Bell

Best Fine Dining-Seven Sisters

Best Hamburger-Diamondback Grill

Best Happy Hour-Applebee's

Best Ice Cream-Baskin Robbins

Best Local Wine-Gianelli Vineyards

Best Mexican restaurant-El Jardin, Sonora

Best Pizza-Mike's Pizza

Best Salad Bar-Round Table

Best Sandwich-Lighthouse Deli

Best Steak-Gus's Steakhouse

General Shopping

Best Antique Store-Antiques Etcetera

Best Appliance Store-Sears

Best Consignment Store-Tradewinds

Best Furniture Store-Heuser's Furniture

Best Gift Shop Twain Harte Pharmacy

Best Grocery Store Save Mart-Timberhills Shopping Center

Best Jewelry Store-Taylor Jewelers

Best Mattress Store-Sonora Mattress Outlet

Best Organic Foods-Natures Whole Food Depot

Best Shoe Store-Downtown Shoes

Best Thrift Store-Red Church Thrift Store

Best Women's Boutique/Clothing-Joan's Boutique


Best Alternative/Holistic Care-Jakob Jaggy, MD

Best Assisted Living Facility-Skyline Place Senior Living

Best Chiropractor-Discover Chiropractic

Best Dentist-Twain Harte Family Dental Care

Best Eye Care Provider-Donaldson Eye Care

Best Hearing Care Provider-Hillside Hearing Aid Center

Best Massage Therapist Donna Bach

Best Orthodontist-James A. Grabow, DDS, MS

Best Pharmacy-Bob's Greenley Pharmacy

Best Physical Therapist-Bones Physical Therapy

Best Physician-Dr. Clinite

Home Improvement/Maintenance

Best Carpet Cleaning Service-ServiceMasters Sierras

Best Carpet /Flooring Center-McCurley's National Flooring

Best Nursery-Columbia Nursery

Best Hardware Store-Orchard Supply Hardware

Best Heating and A/C Service-Gatewood Heating, Air & Electric

Best Home Decorating Store-Highlander Paint & Decorating Center

Best Home Repair-Ray Hall Construction

Best Landscape Company-Livanos Landscaping

Best Paint Store-Kelly Moore

Best Pest Control-Clark Pest Control

Best Plumbing-Walker's Sierra Plumbing Co.

Best Propane Company-JS West Propane

Best Roofing-Kerr Roofing

Best Spa Dealer-Foothill Fireplace, Pools and Spas

Best Window Covering-Pinnell's Carpet One

Best Wood Stove Dealer-Foothill Fireplace, Pools and Spas


Best Alarm Company-Mountain Alarm

Best Attorney-Gianelli & Polley

Best Bank-Umpqua Bank

Best Bed and Breakfast Inn-McCaffery House Bed & Breakfast Inn

Best Certified Public Accountant-Eric Carlson

Best Computer Repair/Support-Titan Tech

Best Dry Cleaner-Heritage Dry Cleaner

Best Financial Advisor-Todd Simonson, EdwardJones

Best Florist-Mountain Laurel Florist

Best Hotel/Motel-Best Western Plus, Sonora Oaks

Best Insurance Agency-Cutler Segerstrom Insurance Agency

Best Internet Service Provider Mother Lode Internet

Best Mortgage Broker-Jim Schultz

Best Photographer-Rich Miller Photography

Best Real Estate Agent-Laurel Sherburne

Best Real Estate Company-Prudential California Realty

Best Tax Preparation Service-H & R Block


Best Green Business-APS Solar

New Business-Gypsy Shack

Overall Customer Service-Discover Chiropractic