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Building stronger communities

The latest project by the Buljan Middle School Builders Club had many students seeing red last week. A Valentine hand-delivery service courtesy of the group's sixth-grade members b ...

Report shows disappointing county revenue

A slumping real estate market is showing up in skidding revenues for Placer County. A new report to be presented today to the Board of Supervisors says general fund revenues were b ...

Downtown ...

After a trip to a bank in Downtown Roseville last week, Carol McCombs spotted a sign across the street - "Antiques Mall." "I'm going to get some glass-wares," she said. But when sh ...

$120 million proposed for road projects

More than $120 million in transportation funding could soon make its way to Placer County. The California Transportation Commission released its staff recommendations for the first ...

Jury: Law firm must pay in sex suit

A Placer County jury recently awarded $368,000 to a Roseville woman who successfully proved she had been the victim of sexual harassment at the law firm where she worked. The victi ...

Roseville to offer assistance to first-time homebuyers

Roseville announced Thursday the launch of a state program in the city offering financial assistance to first-time, low-income homebuyers. Standard Pacific Homes and the city of Ro ...

Valley Christian alumni game honors former player

Memories of Kyle Stacy's baseball prowess are still fresh at Valley Christian Academy. Fresher still are those of his battle with cancer, which claimed his life last December. Now, ...

Local production of 'Daisy' driven by strong performances

Everyone knows a backseat driver, but this woman wrote the book. There is a point during the play "Driving Miss Daisy" where you see the relationship between the title character an ...

'True Magic:' Mos Def-initely disappointing

Need further proof the Grammy's are mostly irrelevant? The song "Undeniable" from Mos Def's new CD "True Magic" was nominated this year for best rap solo performance. But you woul ...

'Music and Lyrics' bubblegum fun

The new romantic comedy "Music and Lyrics," starring Hugh Grant and Drew Barrymore, has a lot in common with those little heart-shaped candies exchanged around Valentine's Day: It' ...