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Council to vote on rezoning, EIR today

Council will hold a public hearing today regarding a possible rezoning of land in Northwest Roseville. A proposal for 202 condominiums at 8051 Washington Blvd. near Industrial Aven ...

Doolittle backing plan for new dams

Gov. Arnold Schwarzen-egger wants to build more water storage facilities. And while the Auburn dam isn't on the short list, its No. 1 advocate is supportive of the idea of building ...

Antelope rising

It may look like a gigantic swamp for now, but school officials promise a massive water basin at the corner of Elverta Road and Palmerson Drive in Antelope will one day hold specta ...

$690,000 returned to abused Roseville senior

Thanks to a new law an 83-year-old Roseville man bilked out of $700,000 by his niece has most of his money back. Laura Conrad, elder abuse victim advocate with the Placer County Di ...

Four-wheel drive

Randy Schab of Rocklin helps his son Tyler, 5, stay upright during a recent trip to Roller King. The rink is located at 889 Riverside Ave. For more information, call 783-0918. Pico ...

As construction gets under way, businesses struggle

The rumble of tractors at the site of a fire-gutted department store in Roseville Square is music to the ears of Stacy Marlin. For Marlin, who has run Mangia Italian Eatery at the ...

Fire also served as opportunity

Roseville Fire Marshal Dennis Mathisen looks back on the city's biggest structure fire in recent memory as an educational opportunity - for firefighters, business owners and policy ...

Garcia appointed as new Council member

There's new leadership in Roseville, and it comes in the form of a new Council member and mayor. Carol Garcia was selected during a special meeting last week as the new Roseville C ...

Bum bleachers

Nearly 50 years ago, the community stepped up to the plate to build Richards Field, a Little League diamond on the campus of Roseville High School. Donations came from the Rotary a ...

Calendar

n Magic Circle's Roseville Theatre at 241 Vernon St. Now through Feb. 24, "Fiddler on the Roof." Show times are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 adults, $ ...

The last great PS2 game, perhaps

If the Playstation 3 is now the end all, be all of gaming consoles as Sony suggests, that leaves its little brother, the Playstation 2, in a precarious position. Final Fantasy XII ...

Fractured fairy tale falls flat

"Happily N'Ever After," the latest computer-animated offering for the pre-teen set, fancies itself a cheeky, subversive send-up of fairy tale hegemony. In this fractured fable, whi ...

$690,000 returned to abused senior

Thanks to a new law an 83-year-old Roseville man bilked out of $700,000 by his niece has most of his money back. Laura Conrad, elder abuse victim advocate with the Placer County Di ...

Doolittle promises changes

A slump in support at the polls last November has U.S. Rep. John Doolittle starting his new congressional term pledging a higher personal profile in District Four while dropping hi ...

Victim's family expresses pain

Convicted killer Mario F. Garcia was sentenced to a lengthy prison term in a packed Auburn courtroom Thursday after the victim's family expressed their anger, pain and loss. Garcia ...