Living

Placer SPCA needs kitten foster care volunteers

The Placer SPCA is looking for volunteers to welcome needy kittens into their home and provide foster care until they are ready to be adopted into loving homes. To prepare their v ...

A century later and still going strong

After almost 100 years of service, the Women’s Improvement Club of Roseville is far from being passive. “Our theme will be looking to the next century of service to the commu ...

Solid 'Gold' singing

Sierra Gold Chorus of Auburn, is getting ready to kick-off the Real Women, Real Harmony, Real Fun program to attract woman singers of all ages to attend four rehearsals with a foc ...

Fostering a better chance at life

An empty nest is something Denal Russell-Green will probably never know, and she couldn’t be more thrilled. While most parents count down the days until their children leave the ...

Remember our fallen

FYI Memorial Day Ceremony Monday, May 25 2-3 p.m. WWII Monument, 114 Vernon St. To some it’s simply a day off from school or a day out of the office. But for those who’v ...

Granite Bay grad dances from Grizzlies to Hornets

Ali Bryant will soon swap her Granite Bay cheerleading uniform for Sacramento State’s dance team duds. Bryant, a dancer since she was 8 years old recently auditioned for the Hor ...

Travel briefs

Slideshow of upcoming tripsColette Vacations will present a slideshow of upcoming trips from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 28 at the Maidu Community Center Se-nior Room, 1550 Maid ...

Journey to the High Sierra uncovers rare jewel in the ‘Pines’

Nestled at the base of the south slope of the Sierra Buttes lies the perfect weekend getaway, Herrington’s Sierra Pines Resort. About a two-hour drive from Roseville/Granite Bay ...

Granite Bay High grad puts the icing on the cake

For anyone with a sweet tooth, who could resist a three-dimensional invitation to a cake tasting party? For Tessa Lindow, owner of The Frosted Cake Shop, it’s all in a day’s ...

A new, old look for Sutter Street

With construction barely completed on the city’s newest bridge, Folsom Lake Crossing, dirt will soon begin to fly once again as Sutter Street will undergo the initial phase of a ...

Robinson remembers her military service

There were a lot of heroes during World War II and the Korean War. The saying goes that behind every good man is a wonderful woman. The women of war left home and family to serve t ...

43rd annual Camellia Cup hits Folsom Lake this weekend

The 2009 Camellia Cup will make a splash in Folsom Lake over the weekend, hosting a slew of sailors ready to ride the wind to victory in competitive races held by the Folsom Lake Y ...

Beach Hut Deli gears up for bike race

The Beach Hut Deli of Granite Bay is hosting its fourth annual “Bay to the J Tour de Beach Hut” bike tour on Sunday, May 3. The proceeds from this year’s event will benefit ...

Prepared for the worst?

Do you know what to do in the event of a disaster? Preparedness will be on the agenda Saturday, when several public agencies gather for an emergency preparedness safety fair hoste ...