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Hit the road for summer day tours

Have you packed enough fun and adventure in to your summer? There are just a few weeks left before the kids head off to school. But there’s still time to experience some great ...

Gem, jewelry and mineral show to benefit local charity

Treasure Trove of Gems featuring more than 20 dealers and exhibitors will take place Aug. 22 and 23 at the Orangevale Community Center, 6826 Hazel Ave. Proceeds will benefit Sie ...

REI funds nature trip for kids

The Placer Nature Center has recently received a grant from the national retailer Recreational Equipment, Inc. The grant is supporting a special program for needy children in fo ...

Willo SalonSpa celebrates one year of eco-friendly beauty

Willo at the fountains What: An Aveda Lifestyle SalonSpa Where: 1198 E. Roseville Parkway, No. 130, Roseville Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 6 p ...

Man takes sledgehammer to slot machine

Talk about hitting the jackpot – literally. A Roseville man was arrested on felony charges of burglary and vandalism after allegedly taking a sledgehammer to a slot machine at ...

Time’s running out to donate that backpack

Back-to-School season is right around the corner, but some families are backed into a corner when it comes to shopping for new supplies. The Salvation Army is looking to the Ros ...

New principal at Junction is familiar face

Last year, students at Junction Elementary School in Roseville didn’t always know what to call Carrie Vincent. The 38-year-old educator was alternately vice principal or principa ...

GB Plan meeting could draw crowd

A clearer picture is emerging of how Granite Bay could develop as county planners tally requests for modifying the area’s development bible. With a June 30 deadline for change r ...

Summer splash time winding down

know and go Roseville Aquatics Complex 1-4:30 p.m Monday-Friday 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday Weekend hours only starting Aug. 7 $2 ages 2-4 $5 age 5 and up Family Night Mon ...

Uhler appointment raising concerns

Allegations of a conflict of interest, a violation of public trust, unfairness in the Placer County hiring process and even nepotism surround the recent appointment of a county sup ...