Roseville-based solar-energy developer SPI Solar, which has been struggling amid volatile conditions in the solar power industry, reported a net loss $3.5 million, or 2 cents a share, for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. That was an improvement from a loss of $7.2 million, or 4 cents a share, in the third quarter of 2012.
Students and staff members at Granite Bay High School were evacuated today for the second time this month after campus administrators learned of a bomb message on a restroom wall, the school reported.
A contingent of Placer County officials were expected tour the stately campus of University of Warwick in Coventry, England, Tuesday in hopes of continuing a dialogue they hope ends with the prestigious school opening a branch on this side of the pond.
Matthew Scott Yamamoto was convicted of four felony charges in the case.
A new 99 Cents Only deep-discount store will open at 8 a.m. Thursday (Nov. 21) in Roseville, with the first nine people in line eligible to receive 40-inch flat-screen TVs for 99 cents. The approximately 14,000-square-foot store at 10261 Fairway Drive – just northwest of Highway 65 and Pleasant Grove Boulevard – will feature a perishable food department, including produce, dairy and frozen foods.
Merrell, a retailer specializing in a leader in outdoor shoes, clothing and related accessories, will open a new store Friday (Nov. 22) in theWestfield Galleria at Roseville shopping mall.
A man who robbed a Granite Bay pharmacy Friday night remains at large, authorities said.
The Build-A-Bear Workshop store in Westfield Galleria at Roseville will be part of a nationwide effort, Dec. 6 to 8, seeking toy donations for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots campaign.