Arts & Entertainment

Legends of Motown bound for Quarry Park

Quarry Park Adventures, is proud to announce that Emile Welman has been added to the Summer Concert Series line up. Emile joins Nathan Owen and the Detroit Legends featuring the le ...

An Irish Christmas returns to Harris Center

An Irish Christmas is a holiday journey across the Emerald Isle, featuring superb dancing and authentic Irish music from a cast of 15 musicians and dancers. This year’s perfo ...

Roseville Moose Lodge charity golf tourney for Placer Breast Cancer Foundation

The Roseville Moose Lodge will be holding its second annual charity golf tournament Saturday, May 20 at Whitney Oaks Golf Club in Rocklin. All tournament proceeds benefit the Plac ...

Granite Bay author Clay Sigg pens tribute to single-franchise MLB players

Growing up in the 1960s, some of the Major League Baseball players Clay Sigg admired most—Sandy Koufax, Roberto Clemente, Stan Musial—all had one thing in common. Each ...

Award-winning singer to play Roseville café

While the name Hilary Scott might at first conjure images of the “other" Hillary Scott, lead singer of the band Lady Antebellum, the former is a rising country music sta ...

“Kids Music Day” at Roseville Piano Studio

As part of a nationwide event spearheaded by Keep Music Alive, an organization that promotes the value of music in people’s lives, the Roseville Piano & Music Studio will ...

Emerald Brigade: Granite Bay plays music of success

The Emerald Brigade Support Organization held its annual Wines Around the Bay fundraiser at a private home in Granite Bay last month, hosted by Donna Eckwortzel Frey and Renee Nash ...

Johnson Ranch claims 2016 Comstock Championship

Competition breeds greatness.  Legendary Johnson Ranch swim coach John Hooten understands this concept very well as he doctors his practices up to pair great swimmers against ...

Changing rhythms of life on the Mississippi

The Mississippi flows through America’s oldest tribal memories – a splashing body of jeweled hickory that rolls long and lonely down the continent. The word means &ldqu ...

Granite Bay rugby All Stars shine in Western Regionals

Over 90 kids from the Sacramento region loaded up in buses and took a trip to Corvallis, Oregon earlier this month for the Regional Rugby Cup Tournament - Great Northwest Challenge ...

The South Placer news team’s picks for summer reading

Newspaper journalists are often consumed by the world of words. The power of language to re-process human experience, and the ability of books to open doorways of the mind, are typ ...

Heroes on Ice proceeds benefit CHP families

Placer County is once again rallying to support California’s Highway Patrol, following the division’s heart-wrenching start to 2016. Following the death of Officer Nat ...

Travel: Thailand's land of smiles, spice and exotic beauty

I am in the mountains of Northern Thailand at a community gathering in a Lahu hill-tribe village celebration. Beneath a perfectly-shaped crescent moon and a spattering of stars, I ...

The crimson & gold bounty of Le Casque wines

Celebrating good earth and lush vines is the philosophy behind Le Casque, a Rhone-centric winery surrounded by gardens on the border of Granite Bay and Loomis. Winemakers Kevin Ste ...