Alpine Meadows Hosts Kids’ Camp Grand Re-Opening Today!

Alpine Meadows Hosts Kids’ Camp Grand Re-Opening Today!

Alpine Meadows, CA….Alpine Meadows unveiled their brand new Kids Camp Children’s Center today! Specially designed for kids ages three through six, the completely redesigned Kids’ Camp center offers a modern open space for children and parents. The center is complete with automated registration kiosks, interactive educational stations which focus on ski and snowboard basics (proper […]

Project Blue Light Continues Through Month of December to Honor Fallen Officers

Project Blue Light Continues Through Month of December to Honor Fallen Officers

Placer County, CA…The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging residents and businesses throughout Placer County to continue to display blue lights during the month of December in honor of Project Blue Light. Project Blue Light is observed nationally every year to serve as a memorial to fallen law enforcement officers. Communities are asked to display […]

Stephen Pecor Named Chief Probation Officer Of The Year

Stephen Pecor Named Chief Probation Officer Of The Year

Placer County, CA….The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday commended Placer County Chief Probation Officer Stephen G. Pecor for being named Chief Probation Officer of the Year by the Probation Officers of California (CPOC). The organization represents 59 chief probation officers throughout the state. Pecor was honored by his peers on Dec., 2, 2010. […]

Placer County Supes OK Preservation of Oak Woodlands

Placer County Supes OK Preservation of Oak Woodlands

Placer County, CA….Placer County is teaming up with the state to contribute to the Placer Land Trust’s acquisition of 1,773 acres of oak woodlands located outside of Auburn. On Tuesday, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve an agreement that will allow the Placer Land Trust to complete acquisition of the property […]

Placer County Provided Dental Services Reduced

Placer County Provided Dental Services Reduced

Placer County, CA…..While the state’s recession has dramatically increased the demand for county-provided indigent health care services, state funding and local revenues have declined. As a result, on Tuesday, Placer County reduced the level of dental services it provides to eligible adults with low incomes. In order to ensure that the most important dental care […]

$53.7 Million in Sales During 2010 Confirms Tahoe’s Martis Camp Is Hottest Real Estate Buy in America

$53.7 Million in Sales During 2010 Confirms Tahoe’s Martis Camp Is Hottest Real Estate Buy in America

TRUCKEE, Calif…Developers of Martis Camp, a highly successful private golf and ski community located in North Lake Tahoe, announced 62 property sales in 2010 totaling $53.7 million. This represents a 36% increase over sales transactions in 2009, and a performance that further demonstrates the strength and viability of this community, which continues to defy the […]

It’s Time to Mingle Til’ You Tingle at the North Tahoe Business Association Mixer on Wednesday, December 15th Eve!

It’s Time to Mingle Til’ You Tingle at the North Tahoe Business Association Mixer on Wednesday, December 15th Eve!

North Lake Tahoe, CA….Join us for the North Tahoe Business Association’s Annual Holiday Mixer on Wednesday, December 15, 5:30-7:30 pm at the Cal Neva Resort in the Indian Room. Hors d’eouvres will be served and the NTBA will provide wine or beer. No-host cocktails will be available and you could win ski tickets, a wine […]

Obama Points to Tax Deal

Obama Points to Tax Deal

AssociatedPress | While speaking at a community college in North Carolina Monday, President Barack Obama said he would back a solution on tax cuts even if he doesn’t get everything he wants. (Dec. 6)

Weekly Address: Vice President Biden Calls on Congress to Preserve the Middle Class Tax Cuts and to Extend Unemployment Insurance This Year

Weekly Address: Vice President Biden Calls on Congress to Preserve the Middle Class Tax Cuts and to Extend Unemployment Insurance This Year

Hi, this is Joe Biden.  I’m filling in for President Obama this  weekend  because he’s on his way back from Afghanistan, where he was  spending  some time with the brave men and women of our Armed Forces. It’s tough to be far from home during the holidays, especially in a   warzone, so he wanted to […]