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An inspiration on the football field and in the community

During this past football season at Rocklin High School, Thomas “Tommy” Moore donned the No. 4 jersey and lined up at tight end and linebacker for the Thunder. But it ...

Going beyond the pain to be more than a basketball player

During the second semester of his sophomore year, while attending Oakmont High in Roseville, Whitney High senior Moses Daniels suffered a terrible loss when his mother lost her bat ...

Baseball’s supporting cast

Little League and PONY Youth baseball have started to wind down, at least in this area. Some teams made some amazing runs in the postseason and deserve congratulations. Recently w ...

Chamberlain lawyer legacy lives on in new Auburn trail, preserve

Shaded by olive trees that mark the rich history of the Aeolia Heights neighborhood in Auburn that it skirts, a 7.5-acre parcel of land on the edge of the American River canyon has ...

Annual Kaleo Klassic volleyball at Lone Tree Park

Friends of Kaleo will host the sixth annual Kaleo Klassic volleyball tournament this Saturday and Sunday at Lone Tree Park in Rocklin. The tournament has competitive and recreation ...

Rocklin baseball player gets call from the Dodgers

Another Rocklin-area athlete is living their dream and goal. A 2009 Rocklin High School graduate, Pat Stover was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 40th round (1,226 overall ...

Amazing what they endure

Although there are a number of stories of how Mother?s Day came about in this country the fact remains it is fervently celebrated ? as it should be. Motherhood isn?t looked upon li ...

Where the grass is greener

This past weekend was the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in which a couple of the National Football League’s finest former players gave stirring accounts of ...

Firefighters fight for Dylan with fund

Before Dylan O’Connor reached his teens, he was diagnosed with the most common form of muscular dystrophy in children – Duchenne. Now at the age of 16, he is bound to a wheelch ...

Tingler family, Little Leaguers rally for dad

Tri City Little League manager Tony Tingler never saw it coming. About five months ago, the Rocklin dad and baseball fanatic was packing up after a vacation in Lake Tahoe. Little ...

Pair of Rocklin pillars pass

Despite two recent deaths in the Ruhkala family of Rocklin, they will be forever remembered for their stamp on the city. Benjamin Ruhkala passed away at the age of 98 on June 28, ...

Get ‘Moovin and a Groovin’ with Jim Gill in Rocklin

Bring the family along for music and dancing with Jim Gill’s Family Room Home tour held tomorrow in Rocklin. Gill’s tour, Moovin’ and a Groovin’ includes sing-along and cl ...

No room for couch potatoes

A basketball scholarship to UCLA is a rare treasure, an honor that is not lost on Rocklin High’s Brendan Lane. When the talented 6-10 post player makes his way to Westwood next ...

Fit for the family

Recognized for going green, Rocklin was named one of 10 best towns for families in an article that appeared in Family Circle Magazine. According to Paula Chin, senior editor for F ...

Always and forever

There's not a perfect person or marriage, but you work towards it, said Dena Schmidt, of Loomis. Schmidt and her husband, Mike, along with their two married daughters and her h ...