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Lincoln Boosters fun run Sept 5

Labor Day Fun Run Fundraiser for Fighting Zebras Cross Country Outdoor Learning Environment (OLE) Sept. 5, 5K run walk near Twelve Bridges Drive $20 registration before Aug. 28/$25 ...

School bulletin: Old DVDs can help your campus

Raley’s offers school grantsJust in time for the new academic year, Raley’s Family of Fine Stores is partnering with Unilever to provide $25,000 in grants to local scho ...

Pentathlon fundraiser for young widower

The Greater Sunrise Softball Association will host a softball Pentathlon Sunday, Aug. 21 to aid Victor Rodriguez, a honeymooner who suffered major injuries during a parasailing acc ...

Shop for a good cause

Shopping at the mall can help support your local school. One school will receive $5,000 through the “Give Back to School” program launched in early August at Westfield Galleri ...

Roseville bus driver burdened with medical fees

Mike Gillman has spent the past three months recuperating from quadruple bypass surgery. But for the heart-attack survivor and Roseville Transit bus driver that’s not even the h ...

Run raises $30,000 for PEACE for Families

Survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault made up many of the 160 participants at the inaugural PEACE Survivors Run May 21, which raised $30,000 for the nonprofit organizat ...

‘Beach Bash’ for the arts

Don’t have a trip to the coast planned for this summer? Don’t worry. Instead, enjoy a beach party right here in Roseville at the inaugural Blue Line Beach Bash Saturday, June ...

Placer SPCA says TV ads do harm

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ television commercials featuring a Sarah McLachlan soundtrack and images of abused and abandoned animals may bring ...

‘Survivors Run’ to end domestic violence and sexual assault

PEACE for Families will host its first Survivors Run Saturday, May 21, in Roseville to honor those who have survived the trauma of domestic violence and sexual assault. The 5K and ...

Run/walk to benefit RCSD Foundation

Run4Roseville 5K run/walk to benefit the Roseville City School District Foundation takes place Sunday, June 5. The foundation raises money for teacher grants, technology, arts and ...

Fund Run for Eureka Schools Foundation

About 1,000 runners are expected to hit the streets of Granite Bay for the third annual Fund Run and Pancake Breakfast Sunday, May 22, say organizers. The 5K run/walk raises money ...

Businessman gives back, with golf tournament

A local businessman has organized a golf tournament to benefit a suicide support group, and has a good reason for doing so. Josh Pietak, founder and president of Rocklin-based ECO ...

Food bank fills ‘empty bowls’

Since 2007, the number of individuals Placer Food Bank serves has grown 168 percent. They reached a record level of assisting nearly 500,000 people in 2010. That’s a staggering ...

Students raise $1,000 for Japan

On a typical night in March, Granite Bay High School junior Kevin Thomte stayed up late studying for class when he caught initial news broadcasts about an earthquake and tsunami th ...

Bayside Church and Mikuni join to provide relief for Japan

Bayside Church and Mikuni Restaurant Group, Inc. are joining together to help those affected by the Japanese earthquake and tsunami with a special evening of dining and entertainme ...