Living

Roseville’s candle burns at both ends

If the many epicenters of night life in Roseville – Old Town, Downtown, the Fountains – paint a broad picture of the scene, they do it justice. Replete with family ent ...

It’s beginning to look like Christmas in Granite Bay

If it’s Dec. 1st and you’re thinking about putting up a tree or stringing a few strands of Christmas lights, you’re not alone.  Each weekend in December more ...

‘Fancy Pigeons’ flock to Eureka School in Granite Bay

Most people know of the common feral pigeon, found in urban areas and often seen as a nuisance. Yet not all people will be familiar with the 310 species of fancy pigeon, used as ho ...

Roseville green thumb creates garden paradise at home

When Pauline Sakai moved into her Roseville home in 1982, she wasn’t really sure where the right side yard of her property – which otherwise included only a small, sing ...

1916 ‘La Mano Nera’ murder mystery shook Roseville

Not known for the kind of frequent scandals and murders that made San Francisco, Chicago and New York infamous, Roseville’s small railroad town appeared for much of the centu ...

City to modify trash, green watse pickup schedules

The City of Roseville will be modifying its garbage and green waste pickup schedules. Beginning Jan. 5, citywide changes will be made in an “ongoing effort to increase effici ...

Train spotting: Roseville café sells taste of home along the rails

As Roseville’s first city hall in 1909, the outlet at 301 Lincoln Street was an icon of what is now called Old Town and one of its chief gathering spots. More than 105 years ...

Placer Wineries pour some spirit into the holiday

Christmas has long been considered “the time of giving.” This holiday season residents can give a toy, pick up a gift and sample a favorite wine during Placer Coun ...

Granite Bay wine Sommelier spreads word about pairing in book

There are not many jobs more exciting than traveling, drinking, and judging wine for a living. And that suits Granite Bay resident Roxanne Langer just fine. The wine sommelier re ...

Granite Bay senior wins International Award for web design

Granite Bay High School senior Bradley Chee plans to major in information technology when he reaches college. Like many students, Chee is preparing for life after graduation with t ...