Living

Shades of beauty

When hair industry veteran Bill Hoshall and his interior designer wife, Joyce, dreamt up Shades Hair Color Bar and Salon in Roseville, they knew the design of the space would have ...

Placer County’s public health chief retiring after 17 years

After 30 years of public service, including 17 years as Placer County’s public health chief, Dr. Richard Burton is retiring. Burton’s departure as Health and Human Ser ...

Another View: Hope drives women battling breast cancer

Devastation. Hope. Blame. Perseverance. Every woman diagnosed with breast cancer experiences a broad range of strong emotions. Over 12 percent of women born in the U.S. today &mdas ...

Red Cross volunteer helps families

For Roseville resident Bob Eger, a late-night phone call isn’t an annoyance — it’s a call to action. For nearly five years, Eger and his wife, Linda, have volunt ...

Bringing life and laughs to Roseville

Growing up, I had a personality that could stop a room. A family favorite story is when I was 2 years old and my uncle taught me how to cluck like a chicken, and like a sexy chicke ...

Santa Claws is coming to Placer SPCA

Before he checks his list for who’s naughty and nice, he smiles for photos at the Placer SPCA. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 9 and 10, the Placer SPCA will ...

Another View: Top 10 ways to make holidays healthier

The holiday season brings quality time with friends, family and food. The season can also bring unwanted extra pounds from indulging in rich foods and larger portions. By using a f ...

Bully no more: Teens learn how to help their peers

On a warm October morning, Granite Bay High School junior Heather Gonsalves strung holiday lights in the campus cafeteria to transform the bland space into The Essential Place, a c ...

Health in View: Get vaccinated

It’s November, which means many local residents are on the verge of entering what may be an uncomfortableperiod of coughing, sneezing, aches, pains, stuffy noses, fatigue and ...

Roseville Soroptimists seek award applicants

Soroptimist International of Roseville is reaching out to identify local women and girls to be recognized for their efforts to serve others and improve their own lives, those of th ...