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BOARDS AND BREWS: Friday's Art of Beer event supports local skateboard non-profit

What happens when a skater grows up? Unless life has come a full 900 degrees and inspired a video game franchise, avenues for applying a childhood passion are limited. Not everyo ...

Rocklin’s homeless issues come to light

With homeless populations swelling in the northern and southern reaches of Placer County, Rocklin Neighborhood Watch volunteers are looking for answers on how a city directly in th ...

Rocklin CEO sent to prison over Ponzi scheme

The former CEO of a cleaning product company in Rocklin called Holy Cow was sentenced in federal court last week to pay $2.9 million in restitution and spend four years and three m ...

Rocklin’s newest café serves up hot dishes, big smiles

The minute breakfast-lovers step inside the Window Box Café, a homey, familiar atmosphere greets them almost as fast as owner Marcia McNamara. Rocklin’s newest hot sp ...

William Jessup unveils new dormitory in Rocklin

Rocklin’s William Jessup University just welcomed students back for spring semester by completing its nearly $13 million campus expansion, including a new dormitory for housi ...

SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

Applicant withdraws proposal for psych hospital in Rocklin

After months of fielding questions and concerns from Rocklin residents, Universal Health Services has withdrawn its application to build a psychiatric hospital next to Whitney High ...

Firm talks “The Big Short,” housing crisis in Rocklin

For many, the exact causes of the U.S. housing market collapse in 2007 have been as mysterious as the impacts have been obvious. Last week, a Sacramento attorney leading the victim ...

Rocklin venue helps families get their party on

If you're looking for somewhere to muster friends and family for a get-together, the Party Place in Rocklin is ready to be your destination. The business offers a venue to hos ...

Del Oro student, football player, killed in crash

Ronny Andrews, a Del Oro High School senior, was killed Saturday night in a single-vehicle accident in Rocklin. Lt. Scott Horrillo, of the Rocklin Police department, said the caus ...

Crisis photo exhibit hits Rocklin’s Ridley Gallery

Sierra College’s Ridley Gallery will be hosting a photography exhibit entitled “Catastrophe, Crisis and Other Family Traditions” between Jan. 25 and Feb. 18. Acco ...

Rocklin Fine Arts Show accepting submissions

The annual Rocklin Fine Arts Juried Show, formerly known as the Rocklin Snowflake show, is now accepting potential submissions from both members and non-members in any artistic med ...

Search continues for Carson May, missing Sugar Bowl ski instructor

Carson May, a Sugar Bowl ski instructor who went missing last Thursday, has not been found despite multiple-agency search and rescue efforts in the area throughout the weekend. &l ...

Del Oro student killed in Rocklin car crash

The Placer County Coroner's Office has identified the driver killed in a car crash Saturday on Park Drive as 18-year-old Earl Andrews Galindo, from Loomis. According to a news ...

Accused cop killer found mentally fit for trial

SACRAMENTO – The prosecution of accused double-cop killer Luis Bracamontes moved forward Friday after a Sacramento judge deemed the defendant mentally competent for court pro ...