Thanksgiving

Fun feast

Preschoolers from Creative Kids Preschool and Child Care in Meadow Vista enjoy Friendship Vegetable Chicken Soup and homemade bread during their Thanksgiving feast. Each child brou ...

Occupiers observe holiday

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Most Americans spent Thanksgiving snug inside homes with families and football. Others used the holiday to give thanks alongside strangers at outdoor Occupy ...

Things get cheeky on the serving line

E. Ken Tokutomi, Salvation Army of Auburn board chairman, said 200 volunteers prepared 1,400 free meals and transported 300 dinners to those who couldn’t make it in person the Sa ...

Talking turkey: Trim the fat or butter it up?

Ah, Thanksgiving. Pots and pans simmering on the stove all day, holding the promise of delicious food sure to induce a tryptophan slumber by the end of the night. All that cooking ...

Placer Food Bank urges businesses to host canned food drives

Although people go hungry year-round, the holiday season is a critical time for the Placer Food Bank to stock their warehouse shelves with as much food as possible. People are mor ...

Courts close for Thanksgiving week

When Noe Nolasco, of Rocklin, arrived at the Bill Santucci Justice Center in Roseville Monday morning, he was unaware that he would be welcomed by locked doors. The Superior Cour ...

Local residents express multitude of thanks

Today is a day when families gather together, eat large amounts of food and recall memories from years gone by. Local residents said they have a lot to be thankful for this year. ...

Some turkeys are friends, not food

Most people in possession of a turkey on Thanksgiving are expecting to enjoy that bird in a nice mid-day meal, but two local families call their turkeys friends rather than food. ...

Come one come all to Thanksgiving feast

Here’s something to be thankful for — you don’t have to cook today. There’s a place for everyone at the table today at Auburn’s 18th annual community Thanksgiving Day di ...

More travelers, maximum enforcement on highways for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving means a road trip for approximately 4.7 million Californians this week. That’s up 12.1 percent from last year, according to AAA of Northern California. “While (p ...