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Insurers make Galleria fire claims against Roseville, Placer

Insurance carriers for businesses suffering losses from the Oct. 21 Westfield Galleria fire are now moving millions of dollars in claims forward against Placer County and consideri ...

Musical 'flash mob' evacuates mall

They wanted spontaneity, and they got it, several times over.In a so-called flash mob, hundreds of choral singers descended on the Galleria’s food court around 7 p.m. Monday, ...

Dispatches: Sprinklers should contain Galleria fire

Twenty-five minutes after Alexander Piggee set the Galleria ablaze the morning of Oct. 21, Roseville fire reported: “the sprinklers should hold the fire,” according to dispatch ...

Report: Maintenance worker shut off Galleria sprinklers

A Westfield maintenance worker who believed he was acting on police orders shut off sprinklers during the Galleria mall blaze, city officials said Friday. Did any emergency person ...

Galleria arson report to follow gag denial

At 9 a.m. Friday, the City of Roseville will release information about the police and fire response to the Galleria arson after a Placer County judge refused a gag order Wednesday. ...

Galleria amps up security – discreetly

As information about the Westfield Galleria arson unfolds – or doesn’t unfold – some details are generally acknowledged: Alexander Piggee allegedly entered a Game ...

Gag motion halts Galleria arson report

The long-awaited report that would have detailed the highly-criticized emergency response to a Galleria arson fire is staying closeted, the City of Roseville announced Tuesday. In ...

Macy's to reopen Friday

The Macy's at the Galleria in Roseville will reopen at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 5, the retailer has announced. The shoe and cosmetics departments inside Macy's will remain closed until ...

State reaffirms free speech at malls

It’s still OK to talk about God at the Galleria, the California Supreme Court decided in rejecting an appeal from mall owner Westfield. The court on Oct. 20 denied review of a r ...

Investigators: $55 million inferno was arson

Investigators today confirmed the Oct. 21 Galleria fires were an act of arson, costing upward of $55 million in damage. The conclusion comes from the joint efforts of the Bureau o ...