Living

Ask a Placer County Master Gardener online

Placer County Master Gardeners have made it easier for home gardeners to get help with their gardening problems by adding an online questionnaire to the website at http://pcmg.u ...

Baby Face: Caroline Perisse Bock

Caroline Perisse Bock was born at 3 p.m. Monday, June 10, at Sutter Roseville to Taylor and Tatiana Bock, of Roseville. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Caroline is welcomed by 2-y ...

Developing an altruistic spirit

If you’ve seen groups of boys performing good deeds around town, it’s likely you’ve witnessed Boys Team Charity in action. Boys Team Charity is a national organi ...

Wellness Within gets a beautiful new garden

Wellness Within is finally a healing oasis inside and out. The local nonprofit, which helps cancer patients, survivors and their families, offers services in nutrition, meditation, ...

West Nile virus returns to Placer County mosquito carriers

Placer County authorities have discovered the first mosquito samples infected with West Nile virus for 2013. The presence was reportedly found in Roseville and Sheridan. The Place ...

Placer Care Coalition distributes funds raised at Raising Spirits

Under drizzly skies, board members from Placer Care Coalition – Tom Battaglia, Sabrina Murphy, Janette Moynier and Mary Epling – met with representatives of four local ...

Milestone: Arneys celebrate 50 years of marriage

Steve and Gig Arney of Roseville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 2. Gig is a retired assistant schoolteacher/homemaker, and Steve is retired after more than 33 year ...

Cooling stations open in Roseville

The National Weather Service is predicting extremely high temperatures in the area for the next several days. The California Department of Public Health is reminding the public to ...

Roseville issues fireworks warning

In partnership with the Greater Sacramento Area Fireworks Task Force, the city of Roseville Police and Fire Departments have a "zero tolerance" policy regarding illegal f ...

Teaching a dog new tricks

When 5-year-old Clementine suddenly couldn’t move one of her hind legs, Sandra Thornberry didn’t know what to do for her rescued cocker spaniel. “She was always ...

Take the plunge

For sizzlin’ summers and warm evenings, there’s no better place to be than swimming in a backyard pool or taking a plunge at an aquatics complex, a public pool or Folso ...

Girls, it’s party time

In 2005, mom Wendy Riddle was working as a correctional officer with the Santa Cruz County Jail. With two young girls and a busy work schedule to balance, she was excited to find R ...

Rooms with a view

Walking through the outdoor surroundings of a large estate owned by Tim Le in Granite Bay, one would be hard pressed to find a reason to ever leave, or even go back inside the hous ...