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The Force is with Auburn “Star Wars” artist

In a galaxy far away, in a town called Auburn, Frank Ordaz works his artistry in oil paints far from the madding crowd that is the “Star Wars” franchise now back in mul ...

Detour Before Dark: Enjoying Gordian knots at Yianni’s Greek Diner

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of Granite Bay and Roseville.  The ...

Roseville archives named after late historian Duke Davis

The man himself belongs to history now, but Leonard “Duke” Davis is still contributing to Roseville’s archives. The late historian, who died in Oc ...

Greece’s wealth, in beauty and history

At the foot of the world’s most famous citadel, which is capped by a Doric temple of Pentelic marble and peerless ingenuity, is an urban jungle of anonymous apartments, shops ...

What’s Trending: Avoiding the holiday bulge

I cannot emphasize enough the importance of making a plan to avoid weight gain during the upcoming holiday season. Many of you probably do just that, but many more of you probably ...

Prodigal music sons of Roseville return

Looking for great jams and good vibes this holiday season? The boys of BABE, a band originally from Roseville, are returning home from Hollywood for a special performance at Harlow ...

Granite Bay chef knows the spectrum of fresh

There is a line from the iconic 1980s film “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” which says, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around for a while ...

Remembering Roseville’s haunted history

When looking into urban legends and local lore, many stories turn out to be pure fabrication or the residue of overactive imaginations from the past. Yet sometimes researchers stum ...

Roseville Brewing Company holds ground in crowed industry

When Kelly Rue opened Roseville Brewing Company in February 2012, craft beer was a niche market around Roseville and his was the only game in town. Three and a half years later, h ...

Granite Bay wine guru makes helping others a priority

Friday and Saturday nights in Granite Bay take on an urban, cosmopolitan look at the entrance to Folsom Lake, with sports cars, SUVs and a still-wet ski boat or two converging on a ...

A tale of two Eddies at Roseville’s All American Speedway

Eddie Cheever III comes to Roseville with a certain weight of expectation. Son of Eddie Cheever Jr., an Indianapolis 500 winner who has 143 World Championship Formula One races un ...

Detour Before Dark: A true homecoming at de Vere’s Irish Pub

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of Granite Bay and Roseville.  The ...