Roseville - Rocklin & Placer County News
- Roseville Gas Prices See DropGasBuddy
Roseville, CA - While regional gas prices appear to have held steady, some gas station in Roseville are reporting a downward tick in prices.
- Subaru BRZ: Reasonably priced old-school sports carJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - For driving enthusiasts who want to own a light, agile car that provides an elusive fun factor while also looking cool, the smartly designed Subaru BRZ deserves a good look.
- Raising Awareness for Mental HealthDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
In the U.S., the month of May is (or was, depending on when your newspaper publishes this column) "Mental Health Awareness Month."
- Lake Tahoe Program Aims to Spark Redevelopment and Environmental ImprovementsPlacer County
A new Placer County program approved at this week's board of supervisors meeting is intended to spark investment in private projects
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (5.21.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- Weekly crime report digest update summary in Roseville for the period covering May 13- 19, 2016.
- Rocklin Flash Crime Report (5.21.16)Rocklin Police Department
Weekly flash crime report digest summary in Rocklin for the period covering May 9- 15, 2016.
- Mental Health Matters Month in Placer CountyPlacer County
In Placer County, residents report an average of 3.5 poor mental health days in a 30-day period.
- Roseville Road Construction and Improvements Slated for JuneCity of Roseville
Roseville, CA- The City of Roseville will soon begin work to improve sight distance on Roseville Road by widening and straightening
- Coffee Drive Thru Boosts Granite Bay Safe and Sober Grad NightPress Release
Granite Bay, Calif. - Dutch Bros Granite Bay, located at 8663 Auburn Folsom Rd., recently raised $2,800 to support Granite Bay High School's Safe and Sober Grad Night celebration
- Video Recap: Roseville Mass Casualty DrillPlacer County
ROSEVILLE, Calif. -- First responders from 35 local agencies converged on Roseville to rescue the victims of a staged but horrific accident
- Placer Veterans Stand Down Event in Roseville May 24-26News Release
ROSEVILLE - Placer Veterans Stand Down, a non-profit organization whose mission is to help the Veteran population, is gearing up for its annual event May 24-26 at the Placer County Fairgrounds
- No Charges in Sun City Lincoln Hills AssaultDistrict Attorney's Office
Lincoln, CA- The District Attorney's Office announced that no charges will be filed in connection with an assault that occurred in Sun City Lincoln Hills
- Search and Rescue for 23 Year Old near Donner SummitSheriff's Dept.
The Placer County Sheriff's Office is conducting a search and rescue operation near Donner Summit for a hiker and his dog who didn't return home
- Ryan Ronco appointed as Interim Clerk RecorderPlacer County
AUBURN, Calif. -- With Placer County's elected clerk-recorder-registrar, Jim McCauley, retiring this month, the county board of supervisors voted today to appoint Ryan Ronco
- Roseville Helps to Expand Lease to Own ProgramCity of Roseville
The City of Roseville announces a new partnership with the California Affordable Housing Agency and Applied Residential, to expand access to affordable financing
- 3 New Communities at Fiddyment Ranch in RosevilleNews Release
Roseville, CA- Taylor Morrison, a national homebuilder and developer announced details for the grand opening of its three newest Placer county developments in Roseville
- Placer Ranch and Sunset Area Development Moves ForwardPlacer County
The Sunset Area, surrounded by the cities of Lincoln, Rocklin and Roseville, offers opportunities for business and education development
- California Needs More Homes (Op-ed)George Runner / Op-ed
There just aren't enough homes. Supply is low, demand is high and home prices continue to rise. In fact, home prices in California are so high
- Gold Country Wildlife Rescue Hires First Executive Director News Release
After 25 years of serving the Placer County region, Gold Country Wildlife Rescue (GCWR) has hired their first ever Executive Director to lead the non-profit organization.
- Amgen Tour of California in Folsom May 20City of Folsom
Folsom, CA - America's largest cycling race, the Amgen Tour of California, presented by AEG, will bring the excitement of professional cycling to Folsom
- Quadriplegic Sought Help From FriendsDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
It seemed a fun summer trip for a 17-year-old gymnast. In 1994, Mike Ritter, now of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, joined a performance gymnastics team and headed to the sunny Bahamas
- Applications for Placer County Youth Commission Deadline May 18thPlacer County
The Placer County Youth Commission is currently seeking motivated youth for appointment to the 18 seats of the 2016-2017 commission
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (5.16.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- The Roseville Police activity and crime digest summary update for the period of May 6- 13, 2016.
- Kirsten Acke: New Principal at Roseville's Thomas Jefferson ElementaryRoseville City School District
Roseville, CA- Kirsten Acke will become Thomas Jefferson Elementary School's principal starting in the 2016/17 school year.
- Roseville Gas Prices Hold Firm in Early MayGasBuddy
Roseville gas prices have remained stable the past few weeks, but that may soon change heading into the Memorial Day Weekend.
- Volkswagen Jetta offers versatility and new turbocharged engineJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
The Volkswagen Jetta has historically been a money-maker for the German automaker. It's an extremely diverse compact sedan that is Volkswagen's top-selling vehicle
- Concerts at Commons Beach Summer 2016Staff Report
Tahoe City, CA- Sitting on the banks of the majestic Lake Tahoe lies another great concert venue in Placer County
- Roseville to Host Mass Casualty Exercise May 18thPlacer County
Roseville, Calif. -- Low flying helicopters, scores of first responders, various emergency vehicles, sirens and other loud noises, and dozens of people made up to look like accident victims
- National Artist welcomed in Roseville and AuburnPress Release
Roseville, CA- PlacerArts is pleased to welcome prominent printmaker and teacher, Phoebe Toland, the 2016 Susan Cooley-Gilliom Artist in Residence and Teaching
- Parent Has Twin Daughters with Cerebral PalsyDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Jon Ebersole believes his 24-year-old twin daughters' shared disability, cerebral palsy, created at times a challenging experience for him
- Roseville Sexual Abuse Suspect Found DeadRoseville Police Dept.
Travis John Swol, age 43 of Roseville, a suspect in a child abuse case was found deceased of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
- Roseville Wells Fargo on Douglas Boulevard RobbedRoseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- At about 5:20 p.m. May 10, Wells Fargo at 2000 Douglas Boulevard was robbed
- Public Hearing: Urban Water Management PlanPCWA
A public hearing on the draft Plan will be held on June 2, 2016, after which the Board will consider its adoption.
- Rocklin Convenience Store RobbedRocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA- On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at approximately 12:24 am, an unidentified male suspect
- Roseville part of very successful drug takeback dayPlacer County
5,700 pounds of unused medications were collected among the 11 western Placer County locations during the spring Rx Take-Back event
- The Vintage Marketplace Spring FundraiserPress Release
Rocklin, CA - The Sierra College Patrons, a support group of the Sierra College Foundation, invites the public to their Spring Fundraiser, The Vintage Marketplace.
- Roseville Gas Prices Remain FlatGasBuddy
Roseville, CA - Gas prices in Roseville have remained relatively flat this past week with the lowest priced stations reporting prices
- Local Historian Wins National AwardSierra College
Gary Noy, historian at Sierra College and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of the Sierra College Press has won the 2016 Regional
- Vitality Bowls in Roseville promises healthy eatingPress Release
ROSEVILLE, Calif. - Vitality Bowls announces the opening of its café in Roseville for May 19th
- Annual g3: Glitz, Glamour & Girlfriends June 16thNews Release
Roseville, CA- Mark your calendars for Thursday, June 16 for the Rocklin Area Chamber's G3: glitz. glamour. girlfriends. event, an annual fundraiser
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (5.9.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- Flash crime update summary from the Roseville Police Department, May 9, 2016.
- 2016 Mazda6 an Impressive Family SedanJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- The 2016 Mazda6 is a fine midsize sedan with a lot of enviable qualities, including affordability, styling, family-friendly interior space, plus solid fuel economy and performance.
- Rocklin Brewfest at Johnson-Springview Park June 4thNews Release
ROCKLIN - To some people, it's just beer. But to aficionados, it's a special brew carefully created with a view toward crafting a unique and pleasing taste.
- WJU names Lance Von Vogt as New Athletic DirectorPress Release
ROCKLIN, CA - William Jessup University, the Sacramento area's only residential four-year private university, announced today that Lance Von Vogt has been named Athletic Director.
- PCWA Raises Credit Rating, Refinances DebtPress Release
AUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) announced that it has completed the refinancing of approximately $26 million of its debt.
- Supervisors Look to Next Year's Budget ChallengesPlacer County / Op-ed
Auburn, CA- Ahead of the county's submission June 7 of a draft budget for the next fiscal year, the board of supervisors considered expected funding needs and challenges.
- Five Steps to Sell Your HomeJulie Jalone
Realtor, Julie Jalone of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville, gives five proven tips to help homeowners prepare their homes to be sold.
- 4 Arrrested in South Sac Triple HomicideSheriff's Dept.
Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Detectives have made four arrests in connection to the recent murder of three family members in South Sacramento.
- Sun City Lincoln Hills Amphitheater Summer ConcertsStaff Report
Lincoln, CA- South Placer's burgeoning music scene continues to add a dynamic and widening array of talent to the growing list of quality venues.
- Roseville Gas Prices Up and DownGasBuddy
Roseville, CA- Gas prices in Roseville and the region have trended upward this past week. However, at some of low price leaders in Roseville
- Chrysler 200: Improved and solid midsize sedanJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- Looking to make a move upward and become more of a challenger to its competitors, the folks at Chrysler completely redesigned the Chrysler 200
- Creating More Inclusive Zoos and MuseumsDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Not long last week after featuring a 35-year-old man named "Tony" (a pseudonym), who became legally blind at birth due to retinopathy of prematurity (ROP),
- Roseville Flash Crime Report (5.3.16)Roseville Police Dept.
Roseville, CA- Flash crime report digest summary update for Roseville, CA on May 2, 2016.
- PlacerGROWN Farmers' Markets Opening for Summer SeasonPlacerGrown
Roseville, CA- Four seasonal PlacerGROWN Farmers' Markets are opening for the 2016 summer season, providing a plethora of produce options for residents of Placer County
- Marijuana Cultivation Discussion at Roseville City Council MeetingCity of Roseville
Roseville, CA- At the May 4th Roseville City Council Meeting, representatives from Placer County will provide an opportunity for the public to provide input on Placer County's current efforts
- Placer Land Trust Acquires 40 Acres along North Fork of American RiverPress Release
Placer Land Trust is very pleased to announce that in early April it acquired 40 acres of gorgeous land along the North Fork American River at the bottom of the Green Valley Trail.
- $20 Pet Adoptions at Placer County's Auburn ShelterPlacer County
Facing a spring surplus of rescue pets - and in celebration of National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day April 30 - Placer County's Auburn animal services center will lower adoption fees
- Sutter Buttes Bike Poker Run & Wine Tasting May 14thNews Release
Sutter, CA - Visit Yuba-Sutter will host the annual Sutter Buttes Bike Poker Run and Wine Tasting event on May 14, 2016.
- Roseville Man Arrested for Child Molestation in Bay AreaCity of Roseville
James McNealy Carroll, a 64 year-old Roseville resident has been arrested for six counts of child molestation.
- Distance Language Intervention and Disabilities CommunicationUC Davis MIND Institute
Sean Sawicki, who has fragile X syndrome, can be hard to understand and doesn't always have the attention span to carry on a sustained conversation