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Dunlop to speak at SIR meeting

With spring training beginning, the Lincoln/Roseville branch of SIR (Sons In Retirement) will focus on baseball at its March 19th luncheon.   Guest speaker Harry Dunlop ...

Media Life: Treasure turns up in darndest places but not gold-coin couple

May is the target date for a portion of the $10 million in gold coins from the 1800s found by a Gold Country couple to start turning up on Amazon.com’s collectibles site. By ...

Dr. Ron Feist honored again for community involvement

Though his name may conjure up memories of picnics and baseball games in the minds of Granite Bay residents, Dr. Ron Feist has given much more to his community than his namesake pu ...

Kids with communication challenges speak out

If you’ve been greeted by a young person during a Roseville Theatre Arts Academy performance, whether it’s, “Hello, how are you?” or “Enjoy the show,& ...

Foodies preach benefits of eating Placer County grown

Way before the general public gave deeper thought to the source of their food and began modifying their consumer habits accordingly, Joanne Neft was touting the benefits of local f ...

Media Life: Digging into Placer’s Oscar connectivity; deepening gold-coin mystery

  Placer County’s return to the big screen in a major motion picture has culminated with that movie getting some heavyweight industry respect this week at the Academy A ...

Back and Forth: Author calls on parents to bridge the achievement gap

Rex Fortune moved to Granite Bay in 1989 with his family, after having spent 12 years living in Carmichael and a short stint in Los Angeles. Now a grandfather of two, Fortune has ...

Once a nurse, always a nurse

Angela Sehr never wanted to be a nurse, instead hoping to become an engineer. Fast forward nearly three decades and Sehr, of Granite Bay, is now founder, president and owner of Ad ...

Allegiant aims to help veterans, youth athletes

A local nonprofit is providing help for wounded warriors and returned veterans, and also offering a hand to youth sports and education all with community support. The nonprofit is ...

Media Life: Celebrating World Series hero, boogie band, WWII hospital anniversaries

Spring training 2014 begins the dream for all major league baseball teams and their fans. And as the season opener approaches, every team – and dream – starts from the ...