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Roseville eco-center launches ‘Planet Protectors’ comic books

Children have a tendency to tell their parents all about what they learn - and environmentalists think this influence can positively impact our world. For instance, kids might lear ...

Celebrate big yellow circle in the sky

The sun sustains life on Earth. Without that big yellow circle in the sky, located some 90 million miles away, we'd be in big trouble. But the sun also completes much smaller task ...

Utility Exploration Center hosts holiday light exchange

The city’s holiday light exchange program was such a hit last year supplies were gone within four weeks. “It was widely popular,” said Bob Garrison, manager of t ...

City view: Make it a bright green holiday season

As consumers we can be naughty or nice to our planet. The Roseville Utility Exploration Center is offering a series of activities to help you be nice by being green this holiday se ...

Bright times at ‘Solar Day’

With the unusually rainy spring, Roseville residents may be excited to revel in the newfound gloriousness of the sun, which showed up just in time for All Things Solar Day. Redisc ...

Test your green knowledge

How much do you really know about living an eco-friendly life? Oh, you think you’re the expert? Test your knowledge with this quiz. If you come to find out you still have so ...

'Celebrate the Earth' at Roseville festival

If you’ve been looking to get your picture taken with a Burmese python, you’ll have your chance on Saturday, April 16. That’s the date of the fourth annual Celeb ...

Utility Exploration Center speaker has ‘oil on the brain’

A decade ago, Lisa Margonelli obtained an invitation to Saddam Hussein’s birthday party. The journalist would write about this party for now-defunct Jane magazine. Hussein didn ...

City hosts water-conservation event

Learn how to conserve water and use this precious resource more wisely during the City of Roseville’s inaugural Water Awareness Day Saturday. The free event features informative ...

Putting Earth first

Americans will celebrate Earth Day’s 40th anniversary on April 22. That’s four decades of environmental progress, and protests against pollution, toxic dumps, wildlife extincti ...

Have yourself a green little Christmas

Roseville’s Utility Exploration Center is the site of a “Greening Your Holiday Season” display. The display, which will be on exhibit until closing Christmas Eve, features w ...

Roseville Electric powers city

Everyone uses it. It’s something most of us take for granted. It allows us to get a cup of hot coffee in the morning. We need it to watch our favorite TV shows and in many homes ...