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United Way hands out funds to nonprofit organizations

The United Way California Capital Region has awarded an additional $175,000 in project funding to local nonprofit partners, including a $9,949 grant to the Child Abuse Prevention C ...

Council accepting applications for Board of Appeals seats

The Roseville City Council is now accepting applications from residents interested in serving on the RosevilleBoard of Appeals. The Board hears and decides appeals of administrati ...

Drive-in draws a crowd

    The burgers are back. After last year’s winter storm put Nubbin’s Drive-In temporarily out of business, a familiar fried-food aroma once again wafted from the ...

Fuel retailer, environmentalists support Rocklin biofuels station

It’s not often you see environmentalists and a fuel retailer agreeing much in the era of global warming but a new biofuels station in Rocklin is attracting the two and creating o ...

Thief interrupted during Granite Bay burglary

A Sacramento man was arrested and a woman is being sought after a Granite Bay resident arrived home Tuesday morning and found the thieves leaving his home. When Placer County She ...

Rising tide of criticism pushes back state septic hearing

By Gus Thomson Journal Staff Writer   Those worried about a new $325 fee for septic system inspections can breathe easier. Facing an uprising of rural septic system users ...

New senior assisted living home opens

Alta Manor, the recently opened senior assisted living community at 930 Oak Ridge Drive in Roseville hosted more than 250 people during the holidays for an open house. Head chef ...

Private schools weather recession

Not long ago, as enrollment surged, Valley Christian Academy had plans to expand big: a new church building attached to six brand-new classrooms. But those efforts are on hold as t ...

Cooley Middle School students named to state honor bands

The California Band Directors Association recently announced the names of the students selected to be members of the 2009 California Honor Bands. Cooley Middle School students Chr ...