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William Jessup University will play baseball at Lincoln’s historic McBean Stadium

William Jessup University, the greater Sacramento region’s only residential private four-year university, will partner with the City of Lincoln to revitalize historic McBean Stadium at McBean Memorial Park. The Lincoln City Council approved the proposed partnership November 10 allowing the growing university’s second-year baseball program to call McBean Stadium their home field for practice...

California Political News and Views
10 Government Union Myths and the Moral Implications

Often missing from entirely legitimate criticism of government unions is an accompanying explanation of the moral values that underlie the criticism. Last month we published a post entitled “Deceptive and Misleading Claims – How Government Unions Fool the Public,” which listed 10 myths that government unions use repeatedly in their propaganda campaigns. Missing in...

Placer County Online

Aug 6, 2015

SACRAMENTO – The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce, the premier organization promoting the development of Hispanic entrepreneurs and emerging Latino businesses in California, will showcase its business community at the 2015 annual Convention in Sacramento. The three-day convention, from Aug. 20 to Aug. 22, will be headquartered at the Sheraton in downtown Sacramento. “We...

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Rocklin PD Seek Public’s Help to Identify Burglary Suspects

ROCKLIN — Rocklin police are seeking two suspects in a home burglary in the Rocklin Highlands subdivision that was interrupted Sunday morning when the homeowner returned. At about 7:36AM, officers from the Rocklin Police Department responded to an interrupted residential burglary in the 6600 block of Miravista Drive. The victim had left their home for...

Placer County Online
Woodside Homes To Build 157 Homes in New Roseville Neighborhood

ROSEVILLE – Westpark Communities, one of the leading developers of master planned communities in Placer County, announced today it has sold 30 acres in its new Solaire community in West Roseville to Woodside Homes. Woodside is planning to build two communities with a total of 157 homes in Solaire, a new neighborhood located south...

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Rocklin Offers Free Shredding Event to Prevent Identity Theft

ROCKLIN — Identity thieves often “dumpster dive” or dig through garbage to find personal information they can use to make phony checks or apply for credit. The National Crime Prevention Council recommends shredding all financial documents, billing statements, pre-approved credit card offers and any other papers containing personal information and identification numbers before discarding...

Placer County Online
Roseville Details Water Saving Rules

Continued drought conditions means a 28 percent water-use reduction goal ROSEVILLE – Today the City of Roseville announced additional water-use restrictions for Roseville water customers in light of Governor Brown’s Executive Order and the May 6 State Water Resources Control Board’s drought emergency action requiring increased statewide water-use reductions. To meet the 25 percent...


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California Mom Develops Mobile APP to Fill Communication Gap Between Parents and Schools

Innovative Parent on a Mission to Connect Parents and Schools ROCKLIN – Placer County resident Carin Lane has successfully launched School APPtitude – a company that creates mobile applications to help schools effectively communicate announcements and important information to parents and parent teacher groups. Like many busy moms who are multi-tasking, Lane was having difficulty...

Placer County Online
Auburn Library to get new flooring

AUBURN – After 21 years of high traffic use, the flooring in the Auburn branch of the Placer County Library is worn out. With rippled carpeting, torn seams, temporary fixes and numerous soiled areas, it’s time for a change. Next month, the carpeting and linoleum throughout the library will be replaced. To complete the...

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Rocklin Police hiring Lateral Police Officers

ROCKLIN – The City of Rocklin is looking for employees who are committed to customer service and place a high value on caring for others.  If you are a current law enforcement officer living in Rocklin, now is a great time to make a change and work where you live.  Qualified Rocklin residents are...

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