Christmas

Holiday party offers reprieve from cancer

For one evening earlier this month, childhood cancer patients and families had a chance to enjoy the holidays without having to think about cancer. The Keaton Raphael Memorial ho ...

Roseville students jingle all the way

An eighth grade boy known for his speed raced down the track by Cirby Creek near Eich Intermediate School on Friday, determined to finish first. Logan Taggert met his goal, once a ...

Downtown Christmas decorations get brighter

Driving through downtown Roseville this past week, one might have noticed that the trees look a little bit brighter. That is because the city — and many downtown businesses — ...

‘America’s Got Talent’ dancers to perform at Bayside Church

When Silhouettes director Lynne Patton got the phone call asking her dance troupe to audition for “America’s Got Talent,” she thought the request was a joke. “I thought it ...

Service, restaurant gift certificates make a great ‘local’ gift

Some say there is more than one way to give a gift during the holiday season. Roseville resident Angela Kummerle says that while gifts of the latest technological gadgets are fine ...

Sargeant students donate more than $300 worth of toys

Sargeant Elementary School students got into the holiday spirit during an assembly Monday by singing Christmas carols and donating toys to other children in need. The student cou ...

Roseville eighth graders donate 100 items to local family in need

In less than two weeks, a group of eighth graders purchased and wrapped about 100 Christmas presents for a local family in need — including two bikes decorated with bows. The st ...

Glee Club delights Roseville seniors with Christmas songs

Young singers from a Roseville school brought some glee to the residents of a local senior living community Dec. 1 with a special holiday-themed performance. About 35 of the 77 ki ...

Vote for favorite wreath in downtown Roseville

Gather up the family and stroll down Vernon Street in downtown Roseville to view the Christmas wreaths adorning the storefronts during the fourth annual “Streets of Wreaths” ev ...

Youth orchestra plays for a cause

Placer County Youth Orchestra’s conductor Wayland Whitney taps his baton on his music stand to quiet the musicians and get their attention. “I think we’re playin ...

Residents welcome the holidays in Roseville

Thousands of people lined the streets Saturday afternoon to brave the chilly weather and welcome in the holiday season with the city’s annual parade. The 50th annual Sylvia Besa ...

Holiday season kicks off with parade in Roseville

The holiday season will kick off with plenty of celebration in Roseville this weekend, beginning with a parade downtown. The 50th annual Sylvia Besana Holiday Parade begins at 3 ...

Biz Buzz: Fountains kicks off holiday season with tree lighting

The Fountains at Roseville will hold its annual tree lighting ceremony from 5 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20 at the main street plaza, rain or shine. Santa will make a special pre-e ...