Business

Icing on the Cupcake to host grand opening

The term Icing on the Cupcake may once again dominate Rocklin pastry discussions and party planning. A company bearing the same name as the once popular, temporarily defunct cupcak ...

Rocklin continues to reduce business license taxes to spur activity

Officials for the City of Rocklin say they have taken a pro-business stance to encourage more economic activity in their jurisdiction by lowering business license taxes. The Rockl ...

Rocklin biz gets help from Kings dancers for a cause

Mimi Saba and her family have been the proud owners of YSJ Trading Co. in Rocklin for exactly one year — and Saturday they rung in a anniversary celebration by supporting Pla ...

County enjoying job surge

Placer County was the leader in an April surge in the area for job finders. Figures released Friday by the state Office of Economic Development showed that Placer’s unemploy ...

Roseville attorney pushes mediation over headaches of court warfare

D.I.V.O.R.C.E. – these seven letters, when combined, strike fear in most married couples, and it’s easy to see why.  The term ‘divorce’ is defined as; ...

Placer County biz owners, Papa Roach’s Shaddix pay it forward via endurance run

A wise man once said, “Every single day, in every walk of life, ordinary people do extraordinary things.” It should also be noted that sometim ...

Placer Water: 10 percent water cut good but 20 percent better

Placer County Water Agency is appealing to the public to shoot for a voluntary 10 percent water-use reduction in the wake of projected lower water availability from Pacific Gas &am ...

Doonan’s Barber Shop: Staying on top by fading in and out

Trying to find a good barber is a crapshoot, though you know you’re on the right track if you walk into Doonan’s Barber Shop and Styling on Foothills Boulevard in Rosev ...

Cuddles for Sale: Rocklin woman looks to create ‘spa for the soul’ in Roseville

Some things are better left unsaid and understood through body language: For instance, the secretion of oxytocin, a neurohypophysial hormone associated with positive feelings, whic ...

PG&E: Storms help but snow still way below normal

CISCO GROVE – High in the Sierra, new storms are bringing a fresh round of hope to a parched state ready for some relief from prolonged drought concerns that have plagued Cal ...