Sara Seyydin

How to beat the summer heat and high electric bills

As temperatures rise, locals are taking steps to ensure their energy bills don?t. They say conservation and installation of more efficient systems are two ways to save money on c ...

Measure B could be revisited on November ballot

A group of Newcastle voters is charging full speed ahead with plans to circulate a petition to see Measure B modified. The $146.46 parcel tax has incremental increases based on t ...

City defends hire of lawyer from firm linked to Bell charter city scandal

The City of Auburn hired a lawyer from the firm Best, Best and Krieger for representation in redevelopment issues. Opponents of Measure A, the initiative for Auburn to become a c ...

Register to vote by Monday

Placer County residents have until the stroke of midnight Monday to register to vote in the June 5 presidential primary election. Even with a traditionally high voter turnout, Pla ...

Raley's stores won?t see strike, for now

If Raley?s and the United Food and Commercial Workers Union can?t agree on a contract with the help of a federal mediator this month, then a strike is likely to take place eventual ...