Arts & Entertainment

Crime spree inspires Rocklin author's novel

Duane Wilson remembers when they called it “shell shock.” He watched his uncle return from World War II emotionally scarred, but never treated for it. As a criminology ...

Rocklin pulls huge crowd under the sun at Brewfest

Johnson Springview Park was packed Saturday, June 6 as throngs of people arrived for the 7th Annual Rocklin Brewfest. The event raises money for the South Placer Rotary Club to sup ...

Travel: Discover 'the Heart of the Sea' in Mendocino Village

There is a certain allure to hiding from the world, and California has few better places for escaping the frenetic, mind melting pressures of urban-suburban Oceania than Mendocino ...

Detour Before Dark: Jazz Night at Aioli Bodega Espanola

Detour Before Dark is a monthly feature that visits the most intriguing food, wine and entertainment destinations within a 45-minute drive of Granite Bay and Roseville.  In t ...

‘Women Warriors’ get their day in Rocklin exhibit

A new art exhibit titled “Women Warriors Through History” will be on display throughout the summer at Sierra College in Rocklin. The series of images by Roxanne Willen ...

Travel: Oxford allows a walk in the footsteps of literary giants

Big Ben, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace; if you’ve ever visited London, then likely you have seen some of these major attractions. But England has a more subtle attraction ...

Rocklin’s thirsty for 7th annual ‘Brewfest’

One of the region’s most popular fundraising events is coming to Rocklin on June 6. After seeing a large turnout last year, the South Placer Rotary Club’s 7th annual B ...

Boneshaker chefs break through Rocklin's chains

Only a few wooden skeletons remain from Rocklin’s breakneck life as a quarry town, but walking into Boneshaker Brewery on Granite Drive, the weathered lumber and naked barn p ...

Rocklin’s Rockland Music re-opens after co-owner’s death

Rockland Music on Pacific Street will be re-opening in the wake of co-owner Beth Morin’s recent passing. Morin owned the store with her husband, Van Morin. The two had been m ...

Rocklin artists standout on trek

Art lovers got their fill of creativity on April 25 and 26 during the 9th Anniversary of South Placer County’s Art Studio Trek. The event featured 17 different artists from R ...

Rocklin artist looks to paint the public imagination with show

Rocklin artist Gayle Rappaport-Weiland is a veteran of channeling her creative vision into flaming florals and mesmerizing abstracts; and for two years now she’s been using t ...

Rocklin student musicians hit the golden notes in Anaheim

The Spring View Middle School Honor Band, Jazz Band, Choir, and Orchestra recently returned from a trip to Anaheim, where the groups competed in the Worldstrides Heritage Performan ...

Rocklin’s theater scene heats up with ‘Steel Magnolias’

South Placer’s theater scene is alive and kicking, and now a cavalcade of college students is trying to prove that Rocklin can be a major player on that stage. The theater ...