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Roseville council takes up ‘awful,’ ‘trashy’ biz signs

The way businesses use signs in Roseville may be changing and Roseville’s leaders are using strong words to send a message about it. Issues with maintenance and appearance o ...

The Malhotras’ vino dream: A bridge from Granite Bay to Napa

Ernest Hemingway said “wine is one of the most civilized things in the world,” and a Granite Bay couple is bringing that sentiment home. Having traveled the world, Sam ...

Big name in cooking hits Downtown Roseville

A Citrus Heights catering business with South Placer connections will be joining Downtown Roseville’s revitalization movements by relocating to Vernon Street and opening a fu ...

Remembering Roseville’s ladies of the night

Many longtime railroad towns have scandalous episodes in their pasts that don’t make it into the books on sale at visitor’s centers: One of the most common chapters of ...

The fabric of our lives: Granite Bay's big quilt show

In an era where most wedding and baby gifts come from a discount chain store, and hardly hold up to a few tumbles in the dryer, there is something genuinely unique about a handmade ...

Bridge over Dry Creek to get $23 million replacement

The aging and often-flooded Walerga Road bridge over Dry Creek, just north of the border between Placer and Sacramento counties, will get a $23 million replacement, according to a ...

Day Tripper: Spring bloom 2016 at Sacramento’s Old City Cemetery

April is the time when admirers of reverent stone angels and rare roses from across the globe tour the historic Sacramento City Cemetery. There are still a couple weeks to see the ...

Placer supes reject video visits bids

Placer County isn’t logging off on its current inmate video visitation contractor. The Board of Supervisors followed a recommendation from staff Tuesday to reject proposals ...

Roseville podiatrist gets three years for healthcare fraud

A Roseville podiatrist was sentenced last week to three years in prison and a $10,000 fine for committing healthcare fraud, according to a news release from the office of U.S. Atto ...

Craigslist leads Rocklin officers to another Prop. 47-enabled offender

An anecdote about the combined impact of Proposal 47 and prison realignment: Rocklin police found a Lincoln man in possession of heroin, methamphetamine and stolen property last we ...

Alleged Roseville gym flasher, touching suspect arrested

A 61-year-old Roseville man was booked into Placer County jail Friday for allegedly following around a teenager, exposing himself and trying to inappropriately touch the victim. A ...

Sac State campus in Roseville area moves forward without developer

Though it’s still looking for a developer, Placer County is moving forward with plans to see a satellite campus for California State University - Sacramento built in South ...

KidsFirst offers new support group for Roseville fathers

Mike Mason, an education and outreach manager for KidsFirst, is leading a new support group in Roseville for struggling fathers. Deemed Forever Fathers, the free, 11-week course fo ...

Data around overdose antidote shows scope of heroin in Roseville

Heroin overdoses have claimed dozens of young lives in Placer County in recent years, and as the legal and cultural battle to make an overdose antidote more available rages on, dat ...

Dance on: Kaiser Roseville holds prom for teen patients

Having helped restore so many teenagers who were too sick to attend their own proms over the years, the staff in Kaiser Roseville Medical Center’s pediatric unit took it upon ...