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Bradford, Miller honored by Roseville Chamber

Founder and owner of Northern California Dance Conservatory Jennifer Brad-ford received the Entrepreneur Award from the Roseville Chamber of Commerce's Annual Installation Dinner o ...

Business briefs

FedEx Kinko employee honored for service Senior Production Operator Jerry Brown was recognized by FedEx Kinko's for exceptional customer service. Brown took it upon himself to wor ...

Community Calendar

Events n American Cancer Society Relay For Life's next team meeting is 5:30 p.m. today at Dunmore Communities, 1115 Orlando Ave., Roseville. The Relay For Life is May 19 and 20 at ...

Retired Placer planner new president of Placer Land Trust board

Retired Placer County planning director Fred Yeager has taken on a new challenge as president of the Placer Land Trust board of directors. Yeager was chosen by the board this month ...

Foam, flipping and fun

They're familiar sounds inside Byers Gymnastics Center in Roseville: shrieks of delight and gaggles of giggles as members of the toddler set, some just starting to walk, move their ...

Education briefs

Woodcreek student gains honors at 'Speech Trek' Woodcreek High School's Anna Torres talked her way into some pretty impressive kudos last week, taking top honors in the Roseville-S ...

Spice up Valentine's Day

Of course, on Feb. 14 you can go out and buy a cake, pastry or candy, but most of the commercially produced valentine treats are calorie dense and chemically loaded - a drag on bod ...

Man arrested on kidnapping charges

A man was arrested on kidnapping charges after a woman told a Roseville gas station employee she was being held at gunpoint, officials said. Police arrested Mario Felix Rodrigues, ...

NEC Expansion adds 60 jobs

NEC Electronics America announced Tuesday it has hired 60 new employees for the recently expanded semiconductor manufacturing plant in Roseville on Foothills Boulevard. Mass produc ...

Ready for retirement

For Fred Biletnikoff, timing is everything. It was everything when he was the go-to precision possession receiver during his Hall of Fame career with the Raiders. Timing mattered d ...

Preliminary injunction issued in Project Go lawsuit

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit alleging abusive practices at a Roseville low-income senior apartment complex are claiming a victory after receiving a preliminary injunction from a Placer ...

Police lieutenant promoted to captain

Stan Lumsden is still getting used to his new title. "Lt. Lumsden ... uh, Capt. Lumsden," he said Monday while answering the phone at the Roseville Police Department. The 24-year v ...

Go West, Council members, go West

Two major land developers each plan to submit proposals soon that would incorporate nearly 3,000 acres of property into Roseville, further extending the city westward. Annexing the ...

Scholastics rule at 'AcaDeca'

For months, the eight members of Granite Bay High School's Academic Decathlon team have been eating, drinking and sleeping all things China. Now, they're in for even more Chinese t ...

Supervisors' trip to Washington gets green light

The Placer County Board of Supervisors gave their approval for a trip to Washington, D.C. at the board meeting on Tuesday for supervisors Bruce Kranz, Jim Holmes, Rocky Rockholm an ...