benefits

Don’t raise supes’ salary:

On July 22, the Placer County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution to place a measure on the Nov. 4, 2014 ballot that would increase their salary to a base of over $71,000 a ye ...

Don’t take such a big raise, supervisors

I, for one, am disappointed with the Placer County Board of Supervisors for asking for a raise to a salary in excess of $71,000, plus county employee benefits.    & ...

How Medicare covers hospice care

Coping with terminal illness can be very difficult, for the patient as well as his or her loved ones. That’s why I want to pass along some information about Medicare’s ...

IRS reminds parents about eight tax-saving benefits

Sacramento - Your children may help you qualify for valuable tax benefits. Here are eight tax benefits parents should look out for when filing their federal tax returns this y ...

Special Event 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 19 for Veterans

The American Legion, Post 264, would like to invite all Members of Post 264, our Comrades from the VFW, Semper Fi and all Veterans, to join us for a presentation by the Placer Coun ...

Local fundraising tournaments for Placer County

What: Mayor?s Cup 16th Annual Golf Tournament When: Friday, June 1 Where: Woodcreek Golf Club, Roseville Cost: $120 per player The city of Roseville and Woodcreek Golf Club will u ...

Council members should set example

One hears various reasons for not cutting back salaries and benefits, due to a myriad of reasons, i.e., General Fund versus special fund or contractual prohibitions. The city leade ...

City Council members take pay cuts

Health benefits and life insurance set Lincoln’s City Council apart from the councils of four area cities. The total amount of pay this fiscal year for Lincoln City Council memb ...