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Quarry Ponds to host Read for the Record program

The second annual Read for the Record, a national campaign to encourage children and adults to read will be held from 4-5:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at Quarry Ponds in Granite Bay. This year ...

Roseville, Rocklin, Lincoln police join with state to curb alcohol-related violations

The Roseville, Rocklin and the Lincoln police departments are working in conjunction with the state of California Alcoholic Beverage Control to combat alcohol-related violations in ...

Changing face of 4-H

Chickens, rabbits and puppies ... oh my. Animals and 4-H Club may have been synonymous in years past, but Eureka Granite Bay 4-H Club isn’t just about critters anymore. Today, ...

Bounty of vegetables can be planted in fall

Q: What vegetables can I plant in the fall? A: Many vegetables are best planted in either late summer or early fall for a fall or winter crop. Or the same vegetables can be plant ...

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 ...