business

Rocklin indoor skatepark closure saddens parents

After two years, the operators of Rocklin’s Epic Indoor Skatepark closed their doors last week after an ownership dispute with an investor. Now the skateboard community is hopi ...

Rocklin business keeps customers cool in the heat

Rocklin residents Tony and Rhonda Rakela, owners of the family-owned and operated AR Sun Screens have been offering their services to locals the past 11 years. The company offers ...

Businesses show sign of times by twirling for traffic

They dance, sing, juggle and twirl. Be it pickles or jelly beans, Rocklin and Roseville are no strangers to these sign twirlers promoting businesses aching for customers. Equipped ...

Skin to Adohr keeps on pampering, even in an economic slump

With the economic slump, you’d think facials and peels would be one of the first expenditures to be cut from a budget. Although Rhoda Keith, owner of Skin to Adohr, saw a sligh ...

Resident turns love of coffee into business

For Rocklin resident Orland McKiernan, one of his dreams recently became a reality. In June 2008, he started his own business, Just the Joe Jack! (no fancy stuff), serving up cof ...

California Carpet Center moves to Rocklin

Providing quality and respect to the local community is the goal of California Carpet Center in Rocklin. “(Our goal is) to provide a higher level of service and to stand behind ...

Rocklin welcomes first funeral home

Rocklin recently opened its first full service funeral home, Heritage Oaks Memorial Chapel. Family owned and operated, Heritage Oaks offers pre-arrangements, burial and cremation ...

Rocklin resident joins Phoenix Trading

Rocklin resident Karen Keeney has recently joined Phoenix Trading as regional sales manager. Phoenix Trading is a British greeting card publisher that distributes stationery, gift ...

Rocklin confectionery creates inventive sweets

For some people, their relationship with chocolate can be a sinful, somewhat of a guilty, pleasure and the newly started, Rocklin-based chocolate company, Devil in an Apron, knows ...

Tri-Pacific in Rocklin reduces carbon footprint

Tri-Pacific, a manufacturer representative/distributor of equipment sold to the natural gas industry, recently set out to reduce their carbon footprint. Through Akeena Solar, Inc., ...