signs

Clutter or business boon? Placer County easing sign restrictions to boost economy

With a goal of helping businesses boost their bottom lines, Placer County supervisors approved Tuesday a temporary easing of rules governing A-frames and other portable signs. Whi ...

Placer County could ease rules on A-frame, portable signs

With an eye on helping businesses still reeling from the Great Recession, Placer County is moving toward temporarily legalizing A-frame and portable signs through at least mid-Octo ...

Foresthill's heart belongs to American River firefighters

FORESTHILL — For several nights in a row, the McNary household heard the cacophony of honking and yelling coming from the outskirts of Foresthill’s downtown. Kristina ...

Freeway honor for slain CHP officer from Auburn

Raymond Carpenter – a California Highway Patrol officer from Auburn who was killed while on duty 43 years ago – will gain a rare honor Wednesday. Thanks to efforts by ...

Whitney High weighs fix for costly vandalism

Letters keep mysteriously disappearing off of the Whitney High School sign. And the district’s budgetary pressures are limiting the school’s ability to keep up with vandals ...

Businesses show sign of times by twirling for traffic

They dance, sing, juggle and twirl. Be it pickles or jelly beans, Rocklin and Roseville are no strangers to these sign twirlers promoting businesses aching for customers. Equipped ...