backyard

Locals compete in holiday TV show

It took more than 30 hours, a crew of about 150 people and lots of creativity to make two Rocklin yards camera ready. The scene was for an episode of DIY Network’s “Tur ...

Bigleys’ business bursting with bamboo

Sean and Christy Bigley of Rocklin have seen the reaction many times. Sean mentions he’s a bamboo collector and grows more than 100 species of bamboo in his backyard garden and f ...

Road through homeownership full of hard work

Owning a house is tough work. There’s no landlord to call when the toilet breaks or the fridge stops working. Instead, you have to rely on the handiwork yourselves, or fork over ...

All is not well in Yankee Hill

Nestled behind railroad tracks off Pacific Street and Americana Way in Rocklin is a two-street housing development called Yankee Hill. Today a dead end for hapless drivers, this su ...