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Old Town, new look

It's the oldest part of town, appearing not much different than it has for the past 100 years. But now, Old Town Roseville is well on its way to a new look. Two long-awaited projec ...

Brookfield area could be annexed

Though city leaders warn it's still some time away, Council members have agreed to the most preliminary step to annex more land into Roseville's western boundaries. At the June 20 ...

Oakmont assistant football coach dead at 45

Dale Mortensen has three season's worth of memories of Greg Sclater, but two conversations stick out: the first and the last. The first conversation happened in 2004, after Morten ...

Local nonprofits hope red, white and blue means lots of green

Thanks to hard-working volunteers and citizens who make fireworks part of their celebration of America's birthday, youngsters who play football in the Roseville area will feel a ha ...

Eerie Angora

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE - Residents in the area of Fallen Leaf Lake just north of South Lake Tahoe were evacuated Tuesday when winds shifted making fighting the blazing Angora Fire tricky ...

'Evan' an almighty awful sequel

Oh, my God, this movie sucks. I'll say this much: Kudos to Jim Carrey for pulling off perhaps the most amazing disappearing-act hat trick in motion-picture history. With his non-ap ...

Family, friends share memories of popular Granite Bay teen

In Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car," the favorite song of Granite Bay teen Courtney Parker, a lyric reads, "And I had a feeling I belonged, and I had a feeling I could be someone." Hundr ...

Roseville family honored

Placer Kids recently announced its Family of the Month for June. Leo and Sharon Batista live in Roseville with their three boys, Gabrial, 15; Jordan, 13; and Kevin, 8. Although Le ...

Calendar of events

Events n The Scrabble Club meets 6-9 p.m. Thursdays at the Roseville Galleria, in the upstairs food court, 1151 Galleria Blvd. Information: 771-9539. n Capital Pops will perform a ...

Granite Bay celebrates opening of Feist Park tennis courts

About 50 people turned out June 15 to celebrate the latest addition to Placer County's Ronald L. Feist Park in Granite Bay: six brand-new tennis courts that will be available to th ...