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Matzah bakery teaches history, traditional recipe Visitors to the Chabad-Lubavitch Model Matzah Bakery in Roseville will get the unique opportunity to participate in an ancient tra ...

Pets on Parade

The concept is a unique one: taking pets to the people instead of the people coming to the pets. And to do this requires a special vehicle. Enter the Placer SPCA's Pet Mobile, a s ...

GOP Committee backs Simmons

In a strong statement that marked the opening shots of a tough campaign, the Placer County Republican Central Committee voted Wednesday to endorse Jerry Simmons in his race to unse ...

Funding frenzy under way in Placer supervisors' race

Campaign finance filings by Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt and challenger Jerry Simmons show both candidates will be going into the June 6 election with substantial war c ...

Man injured in home invasion robbery

aOne person suffered minor injuries during a home invasion robbery Wednesday morning, during which a large amount of jewelry was taken, police reported. The man - who was asleep in ...

Rain, rain go away

Melody Dailey didn't need to be told Friday what a soggy month March was. She already knew - from business. "We hate it," said the employee of Sierra Nursery and Rock in Roseville. ...

Forum to discuss high school boundaries

Balancing enrollment thr-oughout Roseville's high schools will be a key topic at a public forum set for next week. The forum, scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Oakmont High Sch ...

Hard-to-find fish really their thing

It's no fish story - exotic corals and other hard-to-find aquarium animals are coming to 199 Cirby Way with the grand opening Friday of Reef Aquarium. The new store will have a 10 ...

Roseville High's 'Patriot' saint

Tim McDowell was a little worried about the weather last weekend, and with good reason. As the Roseville High fitness committee chairman, he knew a rainy Saturday could have reduce ...

Garcia trial delayed, rescheduled for June

The trial has been delayed for Mario Garcia of Auburn, who is accused of murdering 27-year-old Christie Wilson of Sacramento last year. The defense attorneys for Garcia and the pro ...