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The wedding countdown begins

Wedding season is in full swing with my family. My sister is getting hitched at the end of July and soon after I’ll also be saying “I do.” Within the last few months, it ...

For best results focus on long-term financial goals

During difficult times in the financial markets, it can be hard to stay committed to investing. After all, if many of your investments have lost value, you might be tempted to just ...

It was the staff that made this senior’s experience so memorable

It is an honor to write this editorial about the people who have made my graduation from Rocklin High School possible. You know it’s strange, I’m a student, who in my 12 year ...

Close call leaves mom thankful for happy ending

I’ll always remember Father’s Day 2003. It was a perfect evening barbecuing steaks with friends and neighbors. We sat in the shade watching our children playing in the san ...

Five reasons to be bullish about the markets

During a long downturn in the financial markets, it’s hard for some people to be cheerful about their prospects for investment success. And that’s not surprising, because a dai ...

Where did all the money go?

Have you ever come home from an errand to the bank or made a call to an airline or credit card company and felt totally powerless? That’s exactly what I was feeling after a rece ...

New design will improve reader experience

A new day dawns for the Placer Herald today. Sleeker, cleaner and easier to read, our new design will have everything you’ve come to love in your community newspaper, along with ...

With spring in the air Rocklin has plenty of fare

Spring has definitely sprung in Rocklin and throughout Placer County. With so many trees and flowers in bloom, there is beauty to be seen in every neighborhood. Along with the w ...

Watch for positive changes in the investment climate

If you look at the performance of the stock market in recent weeks, you’ll see some good days and even good weeks – followed by not-so-good days and rough weeks. But if you loo ...

RACPAC launched to give local businesses a voice

In response to chamber member input, the Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce has extended its influence. The newly reformed Rocklin Chamber Government Relations Committee (formerly th ...