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Board to interview candidates for school bond oversight committee

The Western Placer Unified School District school board is looking for residents to form a committee that will oversee how the district spends $60 million on school facilities. We ...

Council and nonprofits iron out city sign problems

After two years of city meetings and community workshops, Lincoln’s long-discussed sign ordinance is set to return to City Council for approval Feb. 24, according to city of ...

Protesters picket Lincoln business

Protesters with signs displaying “The Grim Reaper” have been picketing a local business since last Thursday. Their grievance is with the Orchid Thai Cuisine restaurant ...

A challenging issue, according to local Baha’i members

Today, members of the Baha’i Faith and their friends and neighbors will view the newly-released motion picture, “Selma,” at the Blue Oaks Theater in Rocklin. They ...

Transitional kindergarten and kindergarten registration begins in early March

Western Placer Unified School District is preparing for registration of transitional kindergarten and kindergarten students for the coming 2015 – 2016 school year.  &ld ...

Lincoln AARP volunteers help residents with their taxes

AARP Tax-Aide volunteers provide complimentary service for residents seeking help on their 2014 tax returns.  This 40-year-old program provides free income-tax return prepara ...

Greater Sacramento shows mixed grades in Lung Association ‘State of Tobacco Control 2015’ Report;

Editor’s note: In conjunction with the national report, the American Lung Association in California released its State of Tobacco Control 2015 – California Local Grades ...

The Double Barrel Smokehouse off to sizzling start

If you blink, you’ll miss it. But you don’t want to miss Double Barrel Smokehouse’s taste — a taste that’s as big as Texas itself. That’s ...

Ukulele students learn joy of 'arf-ing'

 To the young musicians in Ron Peck’s First Street Schoolukulele class, two songs make the Top Tunes list —“On Top of Spaghetti” and “How Much is ...