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Callson Manor brings Hollywood-style horror to Roseville

Roseville’s Callson Manor – an annual Halloween attraction at the Placer County Fairgrounds – is finishing up its longest business week of the season this Friday. ...

Roseville High cheerleaders win big in So Cal

The Roseville High School Cheer Competition Squad were double-winners after a clean sweep Oct. 12 at the JAMZ Cheer and Dance “Kingdom Classic” at Six Flags Discovery K ...

Opera House in Roseville inspires with a haunting history

Today, Roseville’s Opera House Saloon seems modern enough: The venue’s old west décor is more thematic than real, housing high definition televisions and trendy ...

Roseville mourns loss of revered local historian

It’s almost a matter of record that no one knew Roseville quite like Leonard “Duke” Davis did. Modest though he was, his friends say, the city’s lifelong bo ...

Rocklin author to give parenting seminars in Granite Bay

  Rocklin author Peggy Harper Lee will be a featured speaker for St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church in Granite Bay Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., and then again on Wed ...

Folsom’s tavern of times remembered

Folsom’s Sutter Street is a clean Gilded Age corridor that runs between the American River and the Gothic, stone turrets of Old Folsom Prison. While its boardwalks are lined ...

Stallmans mark 65th wedding anniversary

Beverly Stallman summed up the success of her 65-year marriage in one word: Compromise. “I believe that is the focal point,” added her husband, Jack. “When you h ...

1909 dynamiting of Roseville post office was a CSI breakthrough

On Feb. 25, 1909, Roseville Post Master H.C. Tripett came to work to discover the postal safe had not only been robbed, but destroyed. “Safe Crackers,” as they were the ...

Day Tripper: Grizzly Ranch - tranquil golf getaway in northern Sierra range

For all its inherent beauty, mystical waters and gorgeous mountain vistas, highly touted Lake Tahoe can be one congested vacation spot for anyone seeking a relaxing getaway during ...

Celebrated artist’s painting to sell for regional Symphony

A prominent California artist passed away two weeks ago, just after donating one of his final pieces to be auctioned off at an upcoming fundraiser for the Folsom Symphony. A scrap ...

Travel: Summer days for running to Hollywood magic, Disney dreams

Southern California has a lot to offer for someone seeking a good long vacation. It’s far enough away from home that you have no choice but to leave your worries behind, but ...

A murder unremembered: Rocklin Cemetery holds a dark tale

Situated under a large oak tree in the Rocklin cemetery sits the Chateau family plot. This little obelisk which marks the spot where many of the Chateaus are buried does not have a ...

Shining brass and broken glasses in New Orleans

The Crescent City nocturnal — horns crying under baroque handrails, statue shadows looming in the lamplight. It’s not difficult to see why strangers are drawn to New O ...

Remembering war vet and karaoke performer Len Austin

World War II veteran and local karaoke legend Len Austin Gemmell passed away on Friday, July 11. Friends say the 91-year-old defied the boundaries of age, captivating everyone&rsqu ...

Flame on! Roseville’s Brazilian steakhouses opens international doorway

The churrascarias cooking tradition is steeped in hard-won wisdom — a culinary way of life born over centuries in the campfires of Portuguese homesteaders driving cattle acro ...