Placer Community Foundation

Family Ties program earns ‘Community Wellness’ grant

Family Ties recently received a $16,820 grant to continue serving active-duty military, veterans and their loved ones. The Soldiers Project/Sacramento, based in Roseville, launche ...

Inspiration is stacked up at Roseville Arts ceramic exhibit

When artist Robyn Slakey was growing up, her dad nicknamed her Little Miss What If? Ideas often came to her in dreams or as she lay awake at night trying to fall asleep - she'd wo ...

School bulletin: Voting for 'Bear' videos ends March 10

Voting for “Bear” videos ends March 10 Public judging ends Saturday, March 10 for the top six entries in the Department of Fish and Game’s “Bear Aware&rdqu ...

Creative Vision and Philanthropy

On Tuesday, eight nonprofits will show their impact in the community through film. Through a project funded by the Placer Community Foundation, these organizations produced short ...

All American Speedway to honor firefighters, mothers Saturday night

All American Speedway will honor mothers and firefighters tonight at the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series program.Each mother at the Roseville racetrack will be presented with a f ...

Tiger Fast Break 5K is Saturday, April 30

The Rocklin Area Chamber’s Scramble for Scholars golf tournament will take place Friday at Whitney Oaks Golf Club in Rocklin.The event starts at 11 a.m. with registration and ...

Biletnikoff Golf Classic scheduled for June 6 in Lincoln

The seventh annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic/The Oakland Raiders Tournament will be held Monday, June 6, at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln.Proceeds benefit ...

Checkered past; checkered present? McAnally Racing has home-track advantage in Roseville

Whether there is a home-field, home-court or home-ice advantage in sports can be debated ad nauseam, but it’s hard to argue with Bill McAnally Racing’s home-track edge ...

Nonprofits have taken hit during downturn

The current economic downturn is having a major impact on every aspect of our community. Placer County’s nonprofit sector has been especially affected and weighs particularly hea ...