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Placer Com Foundation announces $250,000 in grants

The Placer Community Foundation, or PFC, recently announced that it has awarded five grants of $50,000, individually, to nonprofits servicing at-risk youth and their families. This ...

Placer County set to spend $1 million on new Sunset Industrial Area plan

Placer County supervisors are poised to approve a $1 million contract with a Sacramento consulting firm to update the Sunset Industrial Area vision. The Sunset Industrial Area is ...

Local lawyers give back to Roseville, Granite Bay

At 10 a.m. on a Tuesday, the parking lot at a business park off Douglas Boulevard in Roseville is full and a sense of productivity is in the air. Amongst the many business units is ...

Roseville murder suspect Beau Smith described as 'great kid'

A star receiver of prep and collegiate football, class of 2011 Roseville High graduate Beau Smith is suddenly in need of a great defense. Confined to a holding cell at the Marion ...

District speaks out on Google Chromebook controversy

Following a series of emails and other extended communications with Placer Union High School District staff, parent Sam Toll of Loomis was given an opportunity to speak before the ...

Roseville High newspaper wins national award

Evidently preparing for their futures, the student journalists behind Eye of the Tiger, Roseville High School’s student-run newspaper, have proven their mettle in an exceptio ...

Placer County exploring new rules for ‘boutique’ wineries

New proposed rules are attempting to balance Placer County desires to help develop a viable winemaking industry and concerns of neighbors over the intrusion of noise, traffic and o ...

Food Bank to host charity run in Rocklin

In an attempt to raise money for a program it started last year, Placer Food Bank will host its first-ever Run for Compassion next month at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin. The ...

Roseville speeds up biz permits for Downtown

Business and property owners in Roseville may soon face significantly reduced time and costs when obtaining operational permits for the Downtown area, as well as for temporary comm ...

Roseville’s Monk’s Cellar prays to the altar of beer art

Monk’s Cellar is looking to make its mark on Downtown Roseville, and it’s using an open, austere elegance — with centuried bricks, chocolate Old World oak and vau ...