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Waterwise a day at a time

Is it possible to have a beautiful garden without using a lot of water? The Placer County Master Gardeners’ calendar for 2009 puts a big emphasis on yes. Themed “Waterwise Ga ...

Committee to create scholarship in honor of Placer County icon

Fred Arcuri and other members of the Sylvia Besana Scholarship Committee have partnered to create a scholarship in honor of Placer County icon Sylvia Besana. The Sylvia Besana Sch ...

Roseville Transit going high-tech, on-line

Planning your trip on Roseville Transit is going to get even easier, thanks to Google. In recent months, the city of Roseville Alternative Transportation staff has worked closely ...

City Council candidate forum scheduled

A candidate forum for the six candidates competing for three spots available on the Roseville City Council will be held 7-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8 at the Martha Riley Community ...

President of Adventist Health retires

Rodney Corker, president of Managed Care for Adventist Health in Roseville, recently announced his retirement. After 20 years with the company, Corker will conclude his service a ...

Voters should receive sample ballots by Oct. 8

All Placer County registered voters should start checking their mailboxes for the Nov. 4, 2008 Presidential general election sample ballot pamphlet. Sample ballot pamphlets will b ...

New funeral home opens in Roseville

Blue Oaks Cremation & Burial Services, a locally owned funeral home, recently opened in Roseville. Co-owners Gloria J, Childs and Kenneth J. Nation, both liscensed funeral director ...

Mechanics Bank names new vice president

Mike Caselli was recently named vice president and senior relationship officer at Mech-anics Bank in Sacramento. Caselli will oversee treasury and cash-management services for com ...

SureWest vice president announces retirement

Marsha Young of SureWest Communications in Roseville, announced her impending retirement as vice president of human resources. In February 2009, Young will retire after 12 years ...

Local firm nominated for best new company

Diagnostic Radiology Services, LLC, of Roseville, was named a finalist in the 6th annual American Business Awards competition in the Best New Company category. DRS is a provider of ...