Special Day for Special Educators December 3rd

The hard work, commitment and passion of those who work in special education classrooms will be recognized on December 3rd, which has been declared "The Day of the Special Educator"

Atypical Development In Siblings of Children with Autism

Atypical development can be detected as early as 12 months of age among the siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder, a study published by researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute and UCLA has found

Autism and how to treat it

The UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute will host lectures by Susan Bookheimer, professor of psychiatry and psychology at UCLA, on Wednesday, April 11, at the UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute, 2825 50th St., Sacramento.

Citizens Honored with Commemorative Coins

The Placer County Board of Supervisors honored nine outstanding community activists Tuesday, Nov. 7, presenting them with commemorative coins created for a county citizen-recognition program.

Auburn Farmers’ Market Moves to New Location

Beginning tomorrow, Wed., Aug. 13, the Auburn Farmers' Market will meet in the lot on the corner of B Avenue and Richardson Drive, directly across from the Auburn Justice Center.

Application Deadline: Placer County Resource Conservation District

AUBURN, Calif. --When Claude Chana discovered gold in Auburn Ravine in 1848, the world's attention focused on the natural resources present in the foothills

California Ballot Propositions 2008 Election

An overview of California's 2008 ballot propositions. Prop 8 has garnered the most attention as it seeks to confirm marriage as between a man and woman and eliminate the right of Gay marriage.

Christmas for Our Troops and Their Families

Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville), along with Yellow Ribbon America, will be launching the 11th annual Christmas for Our Troops and Their Families
Monterey Jazz Festival

Monterey Jazz Festival and Inns of Monterey Continue Partnership

Performance opportunities to aspiring local student musiciansMonterey, Calif.- The Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF) and Inns of...

Federal Stimulus for Placer County Small Businesses

Local small businesses will find a wealth of information and resources for seeking federal stimulus funding on the Placer County Office of Economic Development's Web site.