Business

Rocklin biz leads the way on water conservation

In an era when cities across California are asking businesses to do anything they can to help combat the drought, Five Star Auto Care in Rocklin has surprised local and county offi ...

Bass Pro Shops offers glimpse, announces opening as Sept. 9

After more than a year of construction at Crossings Drive, Bass Pro Shops announced this week that it will unveil its Rocklin store in a grand opening event at 6 p.m. Sept. 9, free ...

Barbecuing season as popular as ever in South Placer

From the most cutting-edge grills on the market, to the newest barbecuing gadgets and trends, the Press Tribune explores how home grill masters can end August with a bang. Barbecu ...

Cosmetology school to open in Rocklin

A cosmetology school, Selah Beauty Academy, is planned to open this fall at 4750 Grove Street in Rocklin, just north of Midas Avenue and east of Pacific Street. Rocklin City Counc ...

Loomis Basin Brewing Company makes its mark on region

The Loomis Basin Brewing Company is a family-owned and operated microbrewery with a local cult following. Father and son brew masters Jim and Kenny Gowan, who have nearly 40 years ...

Hawaiian restaurant chain to open in Rocklin

Coconut’s Fish Café, a Maui-based Hawaiian restaurant chain, has announced its intention to open a store in Rocklin this year. The chain belongs to Sacramento native ...

Rocklin Bass Pro Shops announces manager

The soon-to-be-opened Bass Pro Shops in Rocklin announced last week that Dan Dugger has been named as the head manager for the location – a man with longtime connections to t ...

Roseville’s John Adams Academy buys Heald campus

Officials from John Adams Academy charter school in Roseville announced this week they have finalized the purchase of the former Heald College building, increasing their footprint ...

UPDATE: 'Coordinated attack' leaves Rocklin residents, businesses without broadband

Wave Broadband customers in Rocklin are experiencing outages due to a “coordinated attack,” according to a statement from the company. "Three major fiber cables c ...

Rocklin farmer’s market gets into full swing

The Foothills Farmers Market offers the freshest, locally grown produce from Granite Bay to Tahoe City. Members of the farmer’s market pride themselves on operating only Cert ...

For area wine drinkers, all roads lead to where Lone Buffalo roam

“There was always a dream out there about owning our own vineyard someday,” recalled Jill Maddux. “And this is that someday.” In 1971, Phil and Jill Maddux ...

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 ...

Another View: Business Corner: Does your business understand baby boomers

“Baby boomer” is a term used to describe the generation of Americans born from 1946 through 1964. That means these folks are now somewhere roughly between the ages of 5 ...