Food & Wine

Eight food trucks expected at downtown Roseville event

Get your grub on at Food Truck Mania, the monthly mobile food event held in downtown Roseville on the second Thursday of the month. This month’s event runs from 5-8 p.m. Dec ...

Big Daddy Pizza and Adam Sandler make a great night

Our mission: To taste pizza around town, enjoy a movie, and have fun sharing our experience! Pizza: Big Daddy’s Pizza in Rocklin Movie: “Jack and Jill” (starrin ...

Sammy’s serves it up island style

I am no stranger to island cuisine. One of my first jobs after leaving the military (several years ago) was working in a restaurant on the “Big Island” of Hawaii. So y ...

Roseville man to appear on ‘Next Great Baker’

A Roseville resident is about to get his 15 minutes of fame. Chris Luna beat out the competition in an online voting contest to earn a spot on the TLC television show “Next ...

Cooking turkey, the safe and savory way

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, local experts are offering tips for everything from cooking the perfect turkey to making sure the holiday doesn’t end in a house fire. On ...

The Saturday Skinny: Forget the weight loss ads and focus on yourself to make positive lifestyle changes

I’m sure you’ve received an e-mail or seen an advertisement claiming you can lose inches and pounds with little or no effort. The old saying, “If it sounds too go ...

The Saturday Skinny: Weight loss isn't easy, but small changes can make a big difference

This online column started as a way for me to share my story and hope it would inspire others. It has not only done that, but it’s taught me a valuable lesson: Practice what ...

Dominick’s Italian Trattoria offers easy holiday dining

From southern Italy to steamy kitchens in New Jersey, the holidays are a time for gathering around massive plates of food — and one Granite Bay family with strong ties to the ...

Screaming for ice cream at Tropical Dreams

If you’re anything like me, you really love ice cream. I do not discriminate. I believe that any time of year, any occasion lends itself to a cup of that rich, silky, creamy, ...

The Saturday Skinny: Being prepared is a good motto for losing weight

In this week's installment we're going to look at a word many fear: preparation. Having a healthy eating plan is great in theory, but if there isn't a way to stick to ...

'Shoe Guys' a hit at Wine, Women & Shoes

It was a shopper’s paradise Saturday at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville, where more than 300 people filled the center court for Wine, Women & Shoes. The event was ...

If you believe in yourself, weight loss will follow

Sometimes the simplest changes can have the biggest impact on your waistline. In our culture of instant gratification, it’s no wonder the weight loss industry is a multi-b ...

The Saturday Skinny: If you believe in yourself, weight loss will follow

Sometimes the simplest changes can have the biggest impact on your waistline. In our culture of instant gratification, it’s no wonder the weight loss industry is a multi-billion ...

Nine Roseville restaurants participate in Regional Restaurant Week

Roseville eateries have teamed up with the California Restaurant Association for an event aimed at highlighting what local chefs do best. The association recruited more than 45 res ...