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Rabbi, wife bring Jewish traditions to South Placer

While Christmas trees and Santa Claus get all the attention this time of year, Rabbi Yossi Korik and his wife, Malkie are quietly sharing the Jewish faith with Jews as well as thos ...

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 ...

Roseville’s Town Square ‘Turkey Trot’ a major hit

More than 2,300 locals began their holiday season – and a festive race – at the Vernon Street Town Square Thanksgiving morning. The city’s annual “Turkey Tr ...

Cranes raise Downtown Roseville’s Christmas tree at the square

A crew of Roseville city workers positioned a crane on Vernon Street Friday, Nov. 21, in order to raise a towering Christmas tree over the new town square. Work on erecting the thr ...

Roseville, Granite Bay boast sleek, locally owned shopping spots

Christmas shopping can be the bane of a person’s existence around the holidays. The suburban landscape often includes crowded malls, crazy parking lots, long lines, screaming ...

Placer SPCA to host big Black Friday deal in Roseville

Placer SPCA is urging would-be pet owners to set their alarms on Black Friday, hop out of bed and rush down to their big pet adoption push at the Companion Animal Care Center. Ther ...

Placer County joins region in job gains

The unemployment rate in Placer County was 5.8 percent in October, unchanged from the previous month but a marked drop from a year ago. The California Economic Development Departm ...

Parents voice fears, outrage with Rocklin school board

Last week’s school board meeting at Rocklin Unified School District was a standing-room only affair, as parents of special education students came out in force to say their p ...

Placer immigrant advocates converge on Roseville to celebrate President's actions

President Barack Obama’s announcement last week protected close to 5 million undocumented citizens from deportation, and while some local advocates for immigration reform fou ...

Reed out as Roseville’s Fire Chief

Marcus Reed’s two-and-a-half year stint as the leader of the Roseville Fire Department ended this week. "Yesterday Chief Reed left the city's employment," Publ ...