veterans

Ignite Community Church opens in Roseville

You may have seen plenty churches in the Roseville, Rocklin and Granite Bay area, but you haven’t seen everything.  Ignite Community Church, originally based in Elk Grov ...

Allegiant aims to help veterans, youth athletes

A local nonprofit is providing help for wounded warriors and returned veterans, and also offering a hand to youth sports and education all with community support. The nonprofit is ...

National Charity League girls thank military veterans

About 40 teenage girls and their mothers in local chapters of National Charity League visited with veterans at the Sacramento VA Hospital at Mather on Feb. 8 as part of the group&r ...

The long recovery

Mark Soto remembers the day his oldest son shared his plans to join the U.S. Marines with acute detail. The family had a home in Granite Bay at the time and Soto made a good livin ...

Yellow ribbons for veterans removed in Granite Bay

For the second year in a row, someone has removed several of the yellow ribbons hung as a tribute to members of the U.S. military and veterans on trees and signs along Douglas Boul ...

Helping veterans return to the fold

ROCKLIN – In its latest attempt to help student veterans feel more at home, Sierra College will host a free public workshop next month to train staff, outreach specialists an ...

Johnny America honors fallen Granite Bay soldier

Army veteran Heath Peters was on his second tour of duty in Iraq when he met Trevor Hogue at Camp Liberty, Baghdad, in 2007. Peters, from Fort Smith, Ark., and Hogue, from Granite ...

Blueberry pens poem in honor of veterans

Poet Peter Blueberry said he was inspired to write “The Sacrifice” as his church, Fellowship Church of Granite Bay, prepares to send 3,500 signed Bibles to troops. &ld ...

Veterans clash with city over downtown bridge projects

Roseville veterans are all riled up about proposed changes in downtown that may impact parking at Veterans Memorial Hall. These veterans say they already lack sufficient parking a ...

Organization serving Roseville vets gets recognition from Obama

First Lady Michelle Obama honored The Soldiers Project-Sacramento and 19 other nonprofit organizations that support military families at a White House ceremony April 11. The Soldi ...