Seniors

Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

Furry friends provide support to those in need

From the tragic aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut to the stress and angst of finals week at Sacramento State University, friendly dogs in vests ...

Flu cases showing up across country

As the new year approaches, so does the peak of influenza season and, according to WebMD.com, Placer County experiencing a “moderate” outbreak. Flu season can begin as ...

Cider event, pizza dinner and swing dance on tap

Thursday, Oct. 18 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Center Stage Dance Studio offers classes in ballet, jazz, hip hop and ta ...

'Get healthy' at free Women's Health and Wellness Fair

The "Don't Worry Get Healthy" free Women's Health and Wellness Fair, hosted by Soroptimist International of Colfax, will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Sie ...

Placer High School's 1940s alumni plan picnic

Even though it has been more than 60 years since they graduated, the members of Placer High School’s classes from the 1940s continue to gather each year to catch up on old ti ...

Colfax Community Calendar

Thursday, Dec. 29 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 Zumba Fitness Class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 School ...

County vintners and food featured at Taste of Placer County

Local vintners will share the fruits of their labor at the upcoming Taste of Placer County Wine and Food Festival to be held in Loomis next weekend. Thirteen county wineries will ...

Grant money helping Sierra Vista programs

Adding to the quality of life of Colfax-area residents is the aim of a wellness project now underway. The Sierra Vista Community Center will assess and enhance the mental well be ...