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Restaurant-movie theater to open next month in Rocklin

Next month Rocklin will become the first city in California to see the opening of a Studio Movie Grill, a Texas-based theater chain that offers a full dine-in experience with scree ...

Placer Com Foundation announces $250,000 in grants

The Placer Community Foundation, or PFC, recently announced that it has awarded five grants of $50,000, individually, to nonprofits servicing at-risk youth and their families. This ...

Placer County set to spend $1 million on new Sunset Industrial Area plan

Placer County supervisors are poised to approve a $1 million contract with a Sacramento consulting firm to update the Sunset Industrial Area vision. The Sunset Industrial Area is ...

Rocklin moves forward with annexation

In a controversial move toward annexing an “island” of unincorporated county property into Rocklin, the Rocklin City Council approved an application last week by the st ...

Roseville murder suspect Beau Smith described as 'great kid'

A star receiver of prep and collegiate football, class of 2011 Roseville High graduate Beau Smith is suddenly in need of a great defense. Confined to a holding cell at the Marion ...

District speaks out on Google Chromebook controversy

Following a series of emails and other extended communications with Placer Union High School District staff, parent Sam Toll of Loomis was given an opportunity to speak before the ...

Placer County exploring new rules for ‘boutique’ wineries

New proposed rules are attempting to balance Placer County desires to help develop a viable winemaking industry and concerns of neighbors over the intrusion of noise, traffic and o ...

Heroin arrests, car burglaries were October’s case load for Rocklin cops

Oct. 21 Around 8:25 a.m., an unknown suspect tried and failed to force open the locked door of a vehicle in a parking lot on the 4400 block of Rocklin Road, then forced open a rea ...

Food Bank to host charity run in Rocklin

In an attempt to raise money for a program it started last year, Placer Food Bank will host its first-ever Run for Compassion next month at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin. The ...

Roseville’s Monk’s Cellar prays to the altar of beer art

Monk’s Cellar is looking to make its mark on Downtown Roseville, and it’s using an open, austere elegance — with centuried bricks, chocolate Old World oak and vau ...