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Fitness buff turns the page to a new chapter in her life

When the bad economy forced Laticia Jackson to recently close her fitness consulting business in Roseville, she didn’t dwell in the disappointment. Instead, the Antelope res ...

Dog saved veteran from suicide

During a private reception in Roseville Friday night, retired U.S. Army Captain Luis Carlos Montalvan relayed a startling statistic: Every day in this country, 18 veterans commit s ...

Book offers resources for mothers of the abused

A Roseville clinical social worker has written a book focused on one person with a huge impact on survivors of sexual abuse: mom. In doing so, she has published what she considers ...

Dugard book generating interest but scarce to find in Auburn area

Downtown Auburn business owner Katherine Santiago lived in the North Lake Tahoe area when Jaycee Dugard was kidnapped while waiting for the school bus in 1991 in South Lake Tahoe. ...

Roseville woman pens memoir about registering blacks to vote

Surrounded by cotton and tobacco fields in the Deep South in 1965, Sherie Labedis was a long way from home. The 18-year-old white woman from Shingle Springs, Calif. had spent the ...

Author helps others find 'everlasting happiness'

On a random day about 15 years ago, Joanne Jeffers Veeck decided to re-examine an old interest. That interest was psychology, a subject matter she studied during one year of gradu ...

Book offers advice on dealing with bullies

More than 50 percent of students say they see others bullied at least once a week, according to the National Crime Prevention Council Web site. Rocklin resident Dr. Lothar Mader s ...

Rocklin woman shares survival story

Surviving a tragedy once in life is difficult. Getting through two life-changing ordeals is unfathomable for most people. Debbie Wilson has been there twice and through the writin ...

Granite Bay man co-authors book

Granite Bay author Paul Carroll has a new book out, called “Billion-Dollar Lessons: What You Can Learn from the Most Inexcusable Business Failures of the Last 25 Years.” The b ...