Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Hawaii, Alaska and Wyoming
For years, there was an idea to build up to 10,000 homes along State Route 25 near the San Benito-Santa Clara County line in California.
A city parking lot may soon be converted into a pilot “dusk-till-dawn” safe sleeping program, the latest effort to provide alternatives to a large unsanctioned city homeless encampment near Highway 1 and River Street in Santa Cruz, CA.
After determining its appearance would meet the city’s design guidelines, the city’s Planning Department granted a permit for an auto body repair shop to open in an empty building on Talmage Road at Airport Park Boulevard in Ukiah, CA.
Gerber Collision & Glass recently announced the March 18 acquisition of a repair center in Richland, WA.
If you have been in any industry for more than six decades, you have a lot of memories to look back on---and hopefully most of them are fond.
CARSTAR recently introduced the collision repair industry to a group of remarkable seventh-grade students who were part of the San Francisco 49ers Foundation's STEM Leadership Institute.
Imagine taking a road trip with your friend or relative who's half a world away. That's what's coming.
On Feb. 1, the House Committee tabled House Bill 252, which addressed OE parts use and aftermarket parts disclosure, after hearing it Jan. 31. Montana State Representative Jacob Bachmeier sponsored the bill.
CARSTAR recently hosted a grand opening event in celebration of its largest multi-store owner joining its company.
Four Nevada legislators recently introduced Assembly Bill 173, which would require repairers to adhere to OEM repair procedures and prohibit the use of aftermarket parts on vehicles 5 years old or newer.