history

"Great Americans" take the stage

After two months of preparation, fifth graders at Cirby Elementary School in Roseville performed their end-of-school-year musical, "Greatest Americans of the 20th Century," May 18. ...

‘Americana’ shows Native American images in pop culture

Several “Indian head” pennants hang on display at the Maidu Museum, each with a profile of a man wearing a feathered war bonnet. The images, almost exactly the same, d ...

To the South and back

A Roseville woman spent nine days in June traveling through the South, visiting civil rights landmarks and reflecting on the era’s significance in her own life. Sherie Labedis a ...

‘Tell us, Betsy’

Cirby Elementary School fifth graders performed “The American Revolution: 1765-1789,” on Friday. The musical began with two students eager to learn more about this period in h ...

Fire service: It’s steeped in history

The history of organized firefighting dates back at least to ancient Egypt where hand-operated pumps may have been employed to extinguish fires. However, such attempts could be o ...

Roseville residents record their stories

When Kathleen Schance walked into the Downtown Library one day last week, she had a date with history. The longtime Roseville resident entered a small room near the back of the bui ...

Century of Roseville history airs daily on local television

As we continue our year of centennial celebrations, each day you can catch a new episode of a memorable historic event in the “City of Roseville’s 100 Moments in History,” wh ...