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Rocklin volunteers recognized by governor, first lady

The Rocklin Police Department Volunteer Program was recently honored with a service award. The group was recognized as the California Service Group of the Year and recipients of ...

Jessup receives education award at county Economic Development Summit

William Jessup University is the recipient of the 2009 Education Award honoring the university for its new student apartment complex. The complex doubles on campus housing for stud ...

City recognizes football, cheer, softball volunteers

Volunteers ready to go the distance to help youth sports in the community are hard to come by. That’s why the city of Rocklin Recreation Commission wants to recognize a few sta ...

Sierra’s Coach Brownell honored

Sierra College softball coach Darci Brownell recently earned the Coaching Achievement Award from the California Community College Commission on Athletics Association. The award w ...

Recreation Commission recognizes volunteers

The Rocklin Recreation Commission recognized outstanding community volunteers who’ve made a mark on youth sports leagues in Rocklin. The Commission presented resolutions Feb. 10 ...

Rocklin PD wins MADD award

Mothers Against Drunk Driving presented an award to the Rocklin Police Department after officers competed against other departments to raise money for anti-drunk driving campaigns ...

Rocklin teens nab ‘outstanding’ award at national History Day

A writing project turned into so much more for two Rocklin teens. Megan Opfer and Madelyn Starr, now freshmen at Rocklin High School, had no idea their History Day project, a Web ...

Rocklin boy earns art award at Blue Line

Zachery Whitehead of Rocklin recently placed second at the Blue Line Gallery’s seventh annual Children's Open Show. “The Colors of Culture” show features the work of 36 you ...

Rocklin interchange earns award

The Sierra College Boulevard/I-80 Interchange reconstruction was selected as the 2009 project of the year by the Sacramento chapter of the American Public Works Association. The ...

Rocklin girl skates her way to the top

Although Hannah Klang of Rocklin has been ice-skating for less than a year, she already has her first win under her belt. Eight-year-old Klang beat out three other skaters to win ...

Sierra College professor earns Conservator of the Year

A Sierra College botany professor was recently recognized as the 2009 Placer Conservator of the Year. Placer Land Trust presented Joe Medeiros with the 2009 Placer Conservator Aw ...

Five Star Auto Care receives top 50 honor from trade journal

Five Star Auto Care, a one-stop shop for car washes and auto repair in Rocklin, was named one of the top 50 car washes in the country by Modern Car Care magazine last month. Five S ...

Two Rocklin students win water awards

Kiernan McKnight, a seventh-grader from Rocklin, was pleased to share his knowledge of water conservation during an appearance at a recent meeting of the Placer County Water Agency ...

Local PR firm wins awards

Halldin Public Relations Inc. recently earned five CAPPIE awards, an annual ceremony that honors the region’s best public relations work. The Sacramento Public Relations Associat ...

Pair of schools awarded for service

Two Rocklin elementary schools have gone to great lengths to give back. And they recently received recognition for it. Rocklin and Valley View elementary schools were recently re ...