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Rocklin’s Huff Spring: history at 120 gallons a minute

If you find yourself walking through Johnson Springview Park, heading on the trail past the remains of what was once a Johnson dairy farm, and then continuing further still towards ...

ThunderCats performing arts camp preps for July launch

Singing, dancing and acting will also be nurtured this summer at the ThunderCats Performing Arts Camp, a collaborative effort between Rocklin and Whitney high schools. Or ...

Roseville deli owners compete to open spot at new Kings Arena

Better Foods Deli in Roseville has been serving handcrafted sandwiches and salads for the past 44 years, and the family that owns it is aiming at a second location connected to the ...

Courtside makes it official with open house last week

Courtside Basketball Center did as promised and officially swung open its doors with a ribbon cutting and public welcome Friday. The five, new hardwood courts were already alive w ...

Day Tripper: Enter the rose kaleidoscope of Sacramento’s Old City Cemetery

The Old City Cemetery in Sacramento has steadily morphed into one of California’s most intriguing collections of roses from around the world. First plotted in 1849, the cemet ...

Jim Martinez Jazz Quartet to play show at Jessup

Noted jazz pianist Jim Martinez will head up a special show entitled “Praise Him with Jazz” at William Jessup University on May 14 at 7 p.m. Martinez is an internation ...

Rotarians keep Rocklin park gleaming

On Saturday, April 26, members of South Placer Rotary went on a cleaning and painting spree in Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin. The Rotarians engaged in hours of volunteer work ...

Launch party set for ‘Sierra Stories’ in Rocklin

On May 2 Sierra College Press will hold a release party for its newest book, Gary Noy’s “Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues.” Noy&rs ...

Plant sale to include favorites, unusual and drought-tolerant choices

For the past year, Auburn Garden Club members have been nursing seedlings and coaxing flower and vegetable starts. All that effort will culminate in Saturday’s annual plant s ...

Rocklin woman makes tough choice in light of breast-cancer threat

When Carrie Creger had both her breasts removed — nipples and all — she braced herself to look in the mirror and see the reflection of a scarred body like those she had ...