community service

Reader Input: Concerted effort will help homeless

The homeless are our neighbors, friends, sons, daughters and grandchildren. Homelessness is a tragedy in the United States and especially in Placer County for which there is no e ...

A solution to state debt crisis

We could help solve part of the state?s debt by enforcing California codes, Penal Code Section 308b, which states: Every person under the age of 18 years who purchases, receives, o ...

Jessup freshmen start the year by giving back

Two days before the start of the fall semester, William Jessup University students participated in the annual Community Service Day for new students. On Monday, nearly 270 studen ...

Senior projects prep students for their future

Senior projects are a 20-year tradition that should continue helping students and the community for an additional 20 years and beyond. For the past two years, Placer Union High S ...

Teens beat summer boredom by ‘making a difference’ in community

A group of local youth hopes to Make a Difference this summer. Under the direction of Natalie Pohley, kids and teens participating in the fourth-annual Make a Difference Camp — ...