adoption

Roseville Boy Scout has cat-scratch fever

Nick Leapley's cat Sophie is a total nutcase. She jumps all over furniture and tears things apart. She's a real "piece of work," said Leapley, 16. But the Roseville Boy Scout love ...

A family is born as National Adoption Day arrives

Petra Collamer has been mother to Lilly for 13 months, but only Thursday did it become official. She signed adoption papers for her former foster child, ending months of bracing ...

A place to hang his hat

Even though they have four children of their own, the Broadlands of Granite Bay have opened their hearts and home to a Russian child in need of a family. Vanya Broadland, 12, wi ...