Christmas

Rocklin groups help kids in need

Once again this year, The South Placer Rotary Club of Rocklin, The Rocklin Fire Department, and Rocklin Unified School District are cooperating to bring warm coats, toys, and gifts ...

Santa to tour Rocklin on his fire engine sleigh

Once again this year Santa Claus has requested the assistance of the Rocklin firefighters in escorting him through the local non-gated neighborhoods of Rocklin to visit children of ...

City holds holiday furloughs

The City of Rocklin public offices will be closed from Dec. 23 through Jan. 2, 2011, as the City conducts its 14th annual holiday furlough. Emergency services will continue to be p ...

Christmas – a magical time of year for children

Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year. The house gets decorated with lights, stockings get hung on the fireplace, gifts are under the tree and I get to spend a few days ...

Volunteers deliver Christmastime cheer

Eight-year-old Dominic Bonacorso is looking forward to the 25th. The smile on his face says it all. “I like toys at Christmas,” he said. Dominic’s parents want his Yule ti ...

Sierra resorts celebrate the holidays

While those in the foothills are dreaming of a white Christmas, skiers and boarders up the hill are living it. Christmas hit the mountains a little early in the form of some nice, ...

Holiday basket program donations stay strong

The offices of the Rocklin Fire Station are littered with goodwill. “There are baby dolls, basketballs and big stuffed dogs,” said Fire Chief Bill Mikesell. Community leade ...

Clark Griswold of Rocklin transforms yard into ‘Nutcracker’ stage

Rocklin resident Jeff Migdal said he sees the similarities he has with Clark Griswold from “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.” With a visit to his home on Charter Road ...

This year’s ‘it’ toy comes to Rocklin

Remember Cabbage Patch Kids, Care Bears, Tickle-Me-Elmos or even the Furby? The hysteria over this year’s new hot holiday toy has finally come to the local neighborhood. Satu ...

City offices closed Dec. 24 to Jan. 3

The city of Rocklin public offices will be closed from Dec. 24 through Jan. 3, 2010, as the city conducts its 13th annual holiday furlough. Emergency services will continue to be p ...