Roseville - Rocklin & Placer County News
- Maui Vacation: Journey Into ParadiseThe Intrepid Jeffrey Weidel in Hawaii
Another magnificent day in Maui, where the possibilities seem almost limitless in the pursuit of fun.
- Water Restrictions Expanded for PCWA CustomersPCWA
Drought Watch: The Placer County Water Agency Board of Directors adopted the Stage 2 Water Warning condition under PCWA's Water Shortage Contingency Plan.
- UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center in Walnut CreekUC Davis
The UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center, one of only 27 research centers designated by the National Institutes of Health's National Institute on Aging, has established a new clinic
- Bipolar Disorder: Man Has Success (ATOU Cares)Daniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Sixty-seven year-old John Martin has bipolar disorder 1, a form of the disorder in which the manic state dominates.
- The Fire Fee Shell Game: You Lose!George Runner / Op-ed
Democrats in the California Legislature seem to be facing the reality that the fire tax they passed with the Governor's help in 2011 is unfair
- Mazda CX-5 SUV is a WinnerJeffrey Weidel - Weidel on Wheels
Mazda definitely made a wise move several years ago, introducing the CX-5 in hopes that it would fare better
- A Taste of Excellence in Rocklin on May 2Press Release
The Board of Directors of the Sierra College Foundation is pleased to announce the 11th Annual A Taste of Excellence, the organization's largest fundraising effort
- Roseville Crime Report Digest Update (4.17.15)Roseville Police Dept.
Weekly crime report digest update for Roseville, April 17, 2015
- Rocklin Crime Report Digest Update (4-17-15)Rocklin Police Department
Rocklin crime summary and digest update report for the period of April 6- 12, 2015.
- Sutter Roseville Medical Center Opens New ChapelSutter Roseville
Sutter Roseville Medical Center (SRMC) dedicated its new chapel this week, highlighting the beautiful space available to patients, visitors and staff
- Deputy Secretary of Commerce Kicks Off Cap-To-CapMetro Chamber
Over 320 regional business, civic and elected officials travel to Washington, D.C. this week to meet with federal representatives to advocate on behalf of the six-county Sacramento region.
- Miss Placer County Pageant Accepting ApplicationsPress Release
Miss Placer County Pageant accepting applications for the June 27th pageant at the Placer County Fair.
- Ross Branch: PCWA Public Affairs Manager Press Release
Placer County Water Agency has appointed Ross Branch as Public Affairs Manager. In the newly created position, Branch will serve as an advocate on legislative and regulatory issues
- Rugby Tournament and Playoffs at Cherry IslandPlacer Valley Tourism
Rugby Norcal is pleased to announce they will be hosting the 11th Annual Northern California Invitational Tournament (NCIT) and High School Playoffs at Cherry Island
- Roseville 2015: Tickets for May 14th EventRoseville Chamber
Roseville Chamber of Commerce To Highlight Region's Outlook of Innovation at Signature Business Event
- Disney's High School Musical at Harris Center in FolsomPress Release
Disney's High School Musical, which will run May 1-17, 2015 at the Harris Center in Folsom.
- Playing to Win at Studio Movie Grill in Rocklin May 9thPress Release
Playing to Win: A Relentless Pursuit to Save a Team to premiere at Rocklin's Studio Movie Grill beginning May 9th
- Sports Complex in Roseville Expected to Boost EconomyPress Release
Placer Valley Tourism and The City of Roseville are moving forward on plans to build a regional park with eight to twelve multi-use fields to strengthen Placer County's
- Roseville Vendor Workshop April 30thRoseville Chamber
The Roseville Chamber of Commerce is working in partnership with the City of Roseville on a commitment to educate our members on the City's bidding process
- Former NFL Player Suspected in Prison MurderCDCR
Lawrence Phillips, a former NFL player currently serving a 31 year prison sentence is suspected of murdering his cellmate.
- Tax Return Fraud: 8 Tips to Protect YourselfIC3
Once the fraudsters obtain victim PII, they electronically file tax returns and set up pre-paid debit cards or bank accounts to route fraudulent returns.
- Salton Sea: Detroit of the DesertStaff Report
Mention poverty, abandoned neighborhoods, derelict buildings, dirt cheap housing and pollution in the same sentence and most people assume the next sentence will include the word Detroit
- Rocklin Famous Footwear Store Grand Opening April 15thPress Release
Famous Footwear announced today it is opening a new store in Rocklin, California
- Sierra College Competes in RoboGamesSierra College
Sierra College competes in world's largest robot competition
- Cap-to-Cap to Focus on Water, Transportation & InnovationSacramento Chamber
The Sacramento Metro Chamber will lead over 320 of the Capital area's top business, government and civic leaders on the 45th Annual Capitol-to-Capitol (Cap-to-Cap) program in Washington, D.C
- Roseville Grand Opening: Firehouse Subs April 15thPress Release
Roseville, Calif.- Firehouse Subs announces the grand opening of its first location in Roseville on April 15, 2015.
- Roseville Adopt-A-Creek Volunteers Needed April 25thRoseville CIty School District
Roseville, CA - Spend a couple hours making a big impact on this portion of Cirby Creek
- Run Rocklin Race Results 2015Rocklin Police Department / ChronoTrack
With an estimated 3,000 runners participating, Run Rocklin remains an event that draws the Rocklin community together to benefit local charities and non-profits.
- Top 100 Paying Jobs in California (Part 7)Staff Report
Part 7 of the Top 100 Paying Jobs in California.
- Gas Prices Push Downward: Best Deals in RosevilleGas Buddy
In Roseville, the lowest gas prices are down about 8 cents this past week. Sam's Club gas stations have consistently been at the top of the leaderboard.
- Rocklin Unified Ranked #15 in Nerd Wallet AnalysisKamran Rosen
California boasts some of America's top public schools and competition for homes in these districts can be fierce.
- Roseville Curb Ramps Getting ADA Upgrade
Roseville will be upgrading curb ramps to meet current ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) standards in advance of street resurfacing.
- Corporate Health Care: Destroying the Soul of Medicine?J. Joseph Marr / Op-ed
A Corporate, Bottom-Line Attitude Has Altered How Medicine Is Practiced
- Supercapacitors: Game Changer for Portable Electronics?UCLA
UCLA scientists create quick-charging hybrid supercapacitors.
- Mental Illness: Woman Facing Many FearsDaniel J. Vance MS, LPCC
Not long ago, I received an email from a woman from Indiana wanting to share her story. She was diagnosed with a severe mental illness more than three decades ago
- Rocklin Crime Report Digest Update (4-11-15)Rocklin Police Department
The Rocklin Police report digest update for the period March 30th- April 5, 2015.
- 50 Days of the Dead: Shakedown StreetStaff Report
The New Haven Coliseum was closed in 2002 and demolished in 2007, but this legendary Grateful Dead performance from October 25, 1979 lives on.
- Roseville Crime Report Digest Update (4.11.15)Roseville Police Dept.
The Roseville Police Department's weekly crime report digest update April 11, 2015.
- BIG Day of Giving Returns 5.5.15Press Release
On Tuesday, May 5, Placer Community Foundation, in partnership with other local community foundations, will present the BIG Day of Giving for our region.
- Roseville All American Speedway Shifts Into GearPress Release
Local stock car racing will resume this weekend at the All American Speedway in Roseville.
- Placer SPCA Recognizes Local HeroesPlacer SPCA
Every year, the Placer SPCA recognizes people, animals, organizations or businesses in Placer County that demonstrate the power of the human-animal bond
- Party Time: Weather Brings Uptick in Noise ComplaintsPlacer County
As the weather warms, the number of parties, weddings and other events begin to increase. So too do the complaints...
- U.S. Senior Open Championship Tickets on SaleUSGA
The 36th U.S. Senior Open will be held on June 22-28 at Del Paso Country Club.
- Sacramento Woman Suspected of Setting Daughter on FireSacramento Police
The Sacramento Police Department has arrested 27-year-old Porche Wright for felony child abuse and attempted murder of her 7-year-old daughter.
- Whitney Ranch Interchange Groundbreaking in RocklinPress Release
Rocklin, CA -- The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency and the City of Rocklin are celebrating the beginning of construction with a ceremonial groundbreaking ceremony
- Hidden Falls Parking Restrictions Ordinance AdoptedPlacer County
The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday adopted an urgency ordinance establishing parking restrictions on portions of Mears Drive in North Auburn.
- Roseville Gas Prices: Where to SaveGas Buddy
Roseville gas prices have reversed their upward trend and motorists enjoy a little relief.
- Hetch Hetchy Restoration Examined in PublicationSierra College
Rocklin, CA--The Sierra College Press has launched its most recent electronic journal issue focused on the possible resurrection and restoration of Yosemite's Hetch Hetchy Valley.
- Facebook Linked to Depressive Symptoms Asserts StudyNews Release
"It doesn't mean Facebook causes depression, but that depressed feelings and lots of time on Facebook and comparing oneself to others tend to go hand in hand," said Steers.
- People with Disabilities 200 Years AgoDaniel J. Vance MS, LPC, NCC
My 19-year-old daughter Abigail, who uses a wheelchair, lately has been doing a great deal of genealogical research, mainly because
- Earth Day Celebration in Rocklin April 22- 23Sierra College
The 2015 Earth Day Celebration on the Rocklin Campus will be held on Wednesday April 22 and Thursday, April 23.
- West Side Story at Del Oro Performing Arts Center Press Release
The Company and Del Oro High School Theatre Arts begins 2015 with their production of West Side Story.
- Chronically Homeless in Placer County On the RisePlacer County
Long-Awaited Report on Placer County Homeless Presented to Supervisors
- Lincoln Man Beaten, Sacramento Men Arrested in RocklinSheriff's Dept.
Christopher Lee Smith and Jasper William Daniel both of Sacramento were arrested Monday afternoon after one of them beat a man in a home in Lincoln, then led officers on a chase that ended in Rocklin according to police.
- Rocklin Whitney Ranch Interchange to Expand DevelopmentNews Release
The new interchange will connect Whitney Ranch Parkway with Highway 65 just north of the Sunset Boulevard interchange and south of the Twelve Bridges Drive interchange
- Fountains at Roseville Summer Concert SeriesFountains at Roseville
The Fountains at Roseville Summer Concert Series highlights another active summer of events at the popular downtown-themed shopping plaza.
- Man Suspected of Trying to Kill His ChildrenSheriff's Dept.
Charles Lee Ewers, 38, has been booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail on charges of attempted murder and felony child endangerment
- Rocklin Crime Report Digest Update (4-7-15)Rocklin Police Department
Rocklin, CA - Rocklin crime report update digest for the period ending March 29, 2015
- Nike Golf Film "Ripple" Features Tiger and RoryNike
Nike Golf's New Film "Ripple" Captures the Inspiring Effect of Tiger Woods's Greatness on a Young Rory McIlroy
- Lake Tahoe Cycling Opportunities: Amgen Tour and much moreTahoe South
Top competitions include Amgen Tour of California Women's Race; USA Cycling's Amateur and Para-Cycling Road National Championships; Ironman Lake Tahoe