Roseville - Rocklin & Placer County News
- Joey Travolta to Speak at MIND InstituteUC Davis MIND Institute
(Sacramento, Calif.)-The UC Davis MIND Institute will host Joey Travolta on Wednesday, Dec. 13 as part of the ongoing Distinguished Lecturer Series. Travolta, owner of Inclusion Films
- Southern California Fires Fueled by WindsCalFire
Over 8,500 firefighters have made significant progress on the wildfires burning in southern California. As containment lines continue to be reinforced, many evacuations have been lifted
- Merry Days & Holly Nights at Squaw Valley Alpine MeadowsNews Release
Olympic Valley, Calif.- Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is celebrating its second annual Merry Days & Holly Nights, two weeks of spirited events and activities December 16-31.
- Groundbreaking for Interstate 80 / Highway-65 Interchange ImprovementsPCTPA
Roseville, CA, - The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA), in partnership with Caltrans, the South Placer Regional Transportation Authority, the Federal Highway Administration
- Lower Cost Electricity Anticipated for Some Placer County ResidentsPress Release
PLACER COUNTY, CA - In December, residents and businesses will receive the first of several notices informing them about the coming change in their electric energy supply
- All-new Volkswagen Atlas a roomy SUVJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA,- Looking to fill what it considered a void in its sport utility vehicle offerings, Volkswagen developed the 2018 Atlas.
- Reward Offered in Khaki Bandit CaseFBI
SACRAMENTO- The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of an armed and dangerous individual
- Woman Found Dead in the American River CanyonPlacer County Sheriff's Dept.
Auburn, CA,- The Placer County Sheriff's Coroner's Office has confirmed the identity of the woman found in the American River canyon Wednesday as Yin Wong, 33, of Sacramento.
- $111 Million Budget Adopted by PCWA BoardPress Release
AUBURN, Calif. , - At its December 7 meeting, the Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board of Directors adopted the Agency's 2018 budget
- Rocklin's Hardwood Palace to Host Women's WrestlingPlacer Valley Tourism
Rocklin, CA - The Women's West Coast Tournament of Champions (WWCTOC) is returning for the third installment on Dec. 15-16
- Raising Placer Holiday TipsRaising Placer
Roseville, CA,- When alcohol is a part of holiday celebrations remember to create a safe environment for children and encourage healthy behaviors.
- Folsom Zoo Wild Nights and Holiday LightsCity of Folsom
Folsom, CA,- Many hours of hands-on work by local families, businesses, community groups and city staff go into installing the lights, decorations and displays for the Folsom Zoo
- Placer County Property Taxes Due ReminderPlacer County
Auburn, CA, - Placer County Treasurer-Tax Collector Jenine Windeshausen reminds property owners that the first installment of their annual property taxes for the 2017-18 tax year
- Drive Through Donations for UC Davis Children's HospitalNews Release
(Sacramento, Calif.) - To make the donation of toys and other gifts easier for generous businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals who would like to make the season brighter for hospitalized children
- Walk In the New Year with The Sacramento Walking SticksPress Release
The Sacramento Walking Sticks Club will be hosting walks on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day for everyone, including the family dog, to join in on
- A Simple Emigrant Christmas at Sutter's Fort Press Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California State Parks, Sutter's Fort State Historic Park (SHP) and Friends of Sutter's Fort are proud to present an interactive, fun and festive "Hands on History
- Medieval Armored Combat in Roseville @ the GroundsPlacer Valley Tourism
Roseville, CA - On Dec. 9-10 the newly renovated barn @the Grounds will showcase real knights in real battles in true medieval fashion for the Armored Combat League
- Be on the Lookout for a Different Type of ScamRob Baquera, Police Community Relations
Roseville, CA, - In the destructive aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in September 2017, hundreds of thousands of new and used cars were left flooded.
- Placer SPCA's Holiday Open HousePress Release
ROSEVILLE, CALIF. - The Placer SPCA invites you to the final Holiday Open House at the Companion Animal Care Center before moving to the new Adoption and Education Center
- See Roseville's Lowest Gas Prices NowGasBuddy / Staff
Roseville, CA- With gas prices in Roseville and California rising due to taxes, residents are always on the search to save a few bucks on a fill up.
- 2018 Toyota Camry a real stylish lookerJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA- It's taken 35 years, but Toyota has finally produced a stylish sedan that has people looking twice at the latest edition and wondering if it's really a Camry.
- Offering Over Asking Price on a HomeJulie Jalone
Roseville, CA, - One way to get your offer noticed and to standout in buyer competitive situation is to offer more money than the asking price
- Children's Christmas Faire December 14thPress Release
AUBURN - Santa is high in demand this season but is happy to be stopping by the Annual Children's Christmas Faire for fun, games and free photo opportunities on Dec. 14
- JETHRO TULL: 50th Anniversary Tour, US Summer 2018News Release
To celebrate this golden anniversary, Ian Anderson will present 50 years of Jethro Tull in summertime U.S. concerts, as part of the worldwide touring schedule.
- Sacramento Chamber Annual Award WinnersNews Release
SACRAMENTO, CA - Comstock's Magazine founder and publisher, Winnie Comstock-Carlson has been named the Sacramentan of the Year by the Sacramento Metro Chamber.
- Rocklin High School plays Host to Football ChampionshipsPlacer Valley Tourism
Rocklin, CA - Twelve youth football teams will take to the field at Rocklin High School on Dec. 2-3 in hopes of earning a spot at the National Championships
- Be a Santa to a Senior Locations include Roseville, Sacramento and moreNews Release
Roseville, CA - While many seniors enjoy being able to live independently, the holidays can be a difficult time for those who are unable to spend them with friends or loved ones
- Placer County Museums Now Celebrating Traditions of Christmas PastPlacer County
Auburn, CA- Placer County Museums is decking the halls of three Auburn museums this year with the trappings of Christmas past, with festive exhibits on display
- Roseville Gas Prices Dip Over Thanksgiving BreakGasBuddy / Staff
Roseville, CA- Gas prices in Roseville saw a slight dip over Thanksgiving break. Despite the drop, prices remain considerably higher in part
- New Fees and Rates for Placer County Water Agency CustomersPCWA
AUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board of Directors, the Board approved a resolution adopting new rates, fees, and charges for water service
- New Rates for Placer County Connect CardPlacer County
Riders on the Placer Commuter Express, a bus service between Placer County and Sacramento, have been increasingly using the Connect Card
- New Placer County Ordinance Aims to Increase Housing SupplyPlacer County
Auburn,Ca, - Aiming to help increase housing supply, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to support an update to the county's ordinance for secondary dwelling units
- 2018 Subaru Crosstrek receives solid redesignJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA,- When Subaru introduced the Crosstrek to the U.S. market in 2012, it had no major expectations for this concept car.
- The Polar Express returns to IMAX this DecemberPress Release
Sacramento, Calif. - November 17, 2017) - Back by popular demand, The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience will return this holiday season to The Esquire IMAX Theatre
- Major UC Davis Medical Center Seismic Upgrades UnderwayNews Release
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - Getting ready for "the big one" - a major earthquake - is a constant focus at UC Davis Medical Center. Seismic safety planning and construction
- 2017 Ford Fusion Energi features lot of upsideJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - Choosing just the right versions of the Ford Fusion is similar to a tricky multiple-choice test where all the possible answers seem plausible.
- Macy's Theatre of Lights in SacramentoPress Release
OLD SACRAMENTO, Calif. - An electrifying and family-friendly holiday tradition, the ever-popular "Macy's Theatre of Lights" performances has returned to dazzle the Old Sacramento
- Emerald Cup Adds Portugal. The Man To LineupPress Release
Santa Rosa, CA - The 14th annual Emerald Cup is excited to add Portugal. The Man to the artist lineup. The Emerald Cup will take place at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, CA
- 12 Days of Midtown Festivities and Fun this DecemberNews Release
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Committed to fostering a center for culture, creativity and vibrancy in Sacramento's urban core, the Midtown Association is pleased to present another season
- Yamaha THR10X The Very Best Practice Amp Ever?Corky Newman
WOW...The Yamaha THR10X is the very best practice amp I have ever heard.
- Volunteers Needed to Assist with Annual Kid's Shopping TripNews Release
Roseville, Calif. - Placer County nonprofit Tommy Apostolos Fund is seeking nearly 800 volunteers to accompany over 500 local, underserved children on a holiday shopping trip
- California Bowl in Roseville November 24- 26Placer Valley Tourism
Roseville, CA - Nov. 16, 2017 -One of the most competitive and exciting youth football tournaments on the west coast returns to Roseville over Thanksgiving weekend.
- Holiday in the Hills on the Placer Wine Trail in DecemberStaff Report
Roseville, CA, - Come join us and help celebrate the holidays on the Placer Wine Trail to benefit Toys for Tots. Enjoy the holidays in Placer County
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas Comes to Life at This EventFairytale Town
Sacramento, Calif. - Dr. Seuss' beloved holiday tale "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" will come to life at Fairytale Town's annual Winter Wonderland event.
- Kids with Disabilities to Get Help with Telemedicine Program UC Davis
(Sacramento, Calif.) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics has received a $2 million, five-year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to fund a new telemedicine program
- Gun Scare in Roseville at Woodcreek HighWoodcreek High
Roseville, CA, - Roseville Police find loaded handgun following alert from Woodcreek High Students.
- Fishing Club Monthly Breakfast in AuburnPress Release
The Rooster Tails Fishing Club monthly breakfast will be held at the Auburn Elks Lodge at 195 Pine Street in Auburn on November 17
- Holiday Safety Tips by Roseville Police Dept.Rob Baquera, Police Community Relations
Roseville, CA,- The holiday season is a busy and festive time. While you're busy preparing, criminals are stepping up their efforts to increase their holiday haul.
- Roseville Gas Prices Up 20 Percent Year from Last YearGasBuddy / Staff
Roseville, CA,- Gas prices in Roseville ticked up slightly this past week. Following on the heels on California's $5 billion a year gas tax hike
- Ford can 'Focus' on its futureJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA,- Not many people are probably aware, but the Ford Focus has been among the top-selling cars in the world, and even held the top spot in 2013.
- $1.5 Million in Grants for Sacramento-area NonprofitsKaiser Permanente
Roseville, CA,- Kaiser Permanente has awarded 52 grants totaling more than $1.5 million to local not-for-profit organizations, schools and public entities in Sacramento, Yolo and Placer counties.
- Warriors to Host First Pitch Dinner in RocklinPress Release
ROCKLIN, Calif. - With Jessup Baseball right around the corner, the Warriors will ring in the new year hosting their inaugural First Pitch Dinner Saturday, January 13, 2018
- Housing Market Bidding WarsJulie Jalone
Roseville, CA,- Realtor, Julie Jalone of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville, writes about how sellers can make the dream of having multiple offers into a nightmare and how to avoid a bad situation.
- Dodge Durango good for the long haulJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA, - A week of traveling along the central coast of California and a journey home to the northern part of the state proved quite the test for the 2017 Dodge Durango.
- Volkswagen Passat remains a quality family sedanJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA,- Thanks in part to its proud German heritage, the Volkswagen Passat manages to stand out among a long list of credible midsize family sedans that provide transportation for the masses.
- Hangtown Music Festival a Celebration of SpiritMusic Enthusiast
Placerville, CA- Observing the energy and excitement at this year's Hangtown Music Festival, one might mistakenly get the impression that the 2017 music festival season was just getting underway
- Ford C-Max a versatile "Energi" saverJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - Ford prides itself on manufacturing mainstream vehicles for the masses. But at first glance, the 2017 Ford C-Max hardly fits the mold.
- Wildfires are Increasing Housing CrunchJulie Jalone
Sacramento area Realtor, Julie Jalone of MagnumOne Realty in Roseville, writes about the wine country wildfires and how they are impacting the housing crunch and the displaced homeowners.
- Volkswagen unveils versatile new GolfJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA,- The all-new 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack. Volkswagen has attempted to build the Alltrack with some enviable features that give it the versatility that appeals to people who enjoy staying active.
- Jeep Renegade delivers off-road enjoymentJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Roseville, CA - Jeep lovers are passionate about exploring the great outdoors in off-road excursions.