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Pet of the Week: Bagheera is a lovable feline companion

Pet of the Week: Bagheera is a lovable feline companion

ResQPaws This week’s Pet of the Week is Bagheera. Everyone loves a sweet talking, one-eyed pirate and our Bagheera does not disappoint. Named after the black panther in The Jungle Book, Bagheera is an amazing boy. He totally lives in the present,...

Life Briefs

Life Briefs

Yuba City Legal advice clinic offered Free legal advice on various issues including immigration issues, family law and advance health care directives are featured in a Legal Aid Fair today at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Yuba City. The program...

Area Fresh & Easy stores to close

Area Fresh & Easy stores to close

Area Fresh & Easy stores that opened last year are scheduled to close in the next few weeks, including five stores that opened in the Sacramento area and one in Modesto.

British food giant Tesco PLC, who owns Fresh & Easy supermarkets, has sold a number of its stores to Yucaipa Companies LLC. The stores not sold will be closed. The sale to Yucaipa is expected to be completed within three months.

Most products in the closing stores will be reduced by 25 percent starting Wednesday, Sept. 11.

Rubino's Open House Sept 12

Rubino's Open House Sept 12

Source: Janise Mitchell, Rubino's Restaurant

Life Briefs: Powertalk sets meeting topic

Life Briefs: Powertalk sets meeting topic

Women at work is the theme of this week's meeting of Powertalk International, Cadencia Communicators. The meeting includes a round-table discussion of the book "Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead" by Sheryl Sandberg. The chapter meets at 6:30...

Grand Opening RRUFF K9 Agility Course Sat Sept 7 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Grand Opening RRUFF K9 Agility Course Sat Sept 7 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
RRUFF Dog Park K-9 Agility Equipment-Grand Opening

RRUFF Dog Park served as the focal point for Cordell Firestone's Eagle Scout Project.  The project involved fundraising, designing, building, and installing K-9 agility equipment for both the small and the large dog areas.  The equipment includes window jumps, tunnels, dog-walks, tire courses, and an adjustable hurdle.  Many volunteer hours of community service went into this project.

Join the Grand Opening Celebration Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Special Award Ceremony at 10:30

Bring your dog and have fun on the new agility equipment.   Meet the Boy Scouts that built and installed the equipment and learn all about the RRUFF Dog Park, Rocklin  located inside Johnson-Springview Park at 5480-5th St Rocklin.  Visit the website at www.rruffdogpark.org for more information.

Hills Construction Offers Preview of 9,300-sf Home as Part of “Design/Build Showcase” - 9/21!

Hills Construction Offers Preview of 9,300-sf Home as Part of “Design/Build Showcase” - 9/21!

Paul Hills Design & Hills Construction is proud to present a special “Design/Build Showcase” with guided tours of a newly completed 9,300-square-foot home in Granite Bay on Saturday, September 21.  The complimentary guided tours depart every 30 minutes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will be led by builder Paul Hills inside the unique custom home, and by landscape expert Adam McCowen outside the home so guests can view the custom backyard layout and beautifully landscaped grounds. During the “sneak peek” guided tours (before the furnishings arrive and the homeowners move in), guests will be encouraged to ask questions to learn more about what they see, the techniques and materials used, and the design-build process.  The home is located at 9235 Royal Crest Drive in Granite Bay (just off East Roseville Parkway, near Barton Road).

Pet of the Week: Apollo loves the water, toys

Pet of the Week: Apollo loves the water, toys

This week's Pet of the Week is Apollo. Apollo is a male black and white Labrador Retriever/ American Pit Bull Terrier mix, about 10 months old. He's very playful, loves the water and squeaky toys. He gets along great with other dogs and walks well on...

Go Gold This September For Childhood Cancer Awareness Month!

Go Gold This September For Childhood Cancer Awareness Month!

Go Gold This September for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month!

 Local Childhood Cancer Organization, Keaton Raphael Memorial Asks all to Join the Fight and Go Gold for September- Because Kids Can’t Fight Alone!

September is a time to go for the gold and fight back for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Local charity, Keaton Raphael Memorial (KRM) represents gold all year round focusing on building awareness every day. Their mission is to provide educational, emotional, and financial support for children with cancer and their families while building awareness and funds toward a cure. Contact events@childcancer.org to find out how you can help this month to continue the fight until the day we can all say, a cure has been found.

Why go gold?

Overloaded backpacks a danger to children

Overloaded backpacks a danger to children

ATLANTA (MCT) – Even if you’re not a parent of school-aged children, the traffic and returning road rage has signaled the beginning of a new school year. But what may not be common knowledge, even to parents, doctors say, are the risks associated...