fireworks

Prepare for some patriotic partying

There are plenty of Independence Day weekend festivities planned around the region. Plan on celebrating America with friends and neighbors at any or all of the following events. ...

Fireworks safety key on Independence Day

With the Fourth of July Sunday, firework stands have popped up throughout Rocklin offering everything from kits, individual sparklers or finale sets. Booths will be open through J ...

Firing off fireworks? Follow these tips to stay safe

July 4th is only a few short weeks away and on June 28, 2010, the sale of Safe and Sane Fireworks will begin in Rocklin. Fireworks have been a part of many of our families’ Indep ...

Fireworks sales spark up funds for local nonprofits

America turns 234 years old on the Fourth of July, but instead of birthday candles on a cake, tradition dictates that what’s lit in celebration should light up the sky or sparkle ...

Police investigate firework stand scheme

Rocklin Police and Fire are investigating a shakedown scheme that involved a fireworks stand and a man posing as a Rocklin firefighter. About 6:30 p.m. on June 30, an unknown subje ...

Fourth of July racing returns to Roseville

The All American Speedway in Roseville celebrates our nation’s independence with Armed Forces Day and a Fireworks Spectacular on July 4. On Saturday night, the speedway will ...

Passion for fireworks burns bright

For more photos: Having a bang-up Fourth of July With our country’s birthday just days away, now’s the time to stock up on poppers, sparklers and screaming Piccolo Pe ...

Take caution with pets, fireworks

It doesn’t have to be Independence Day for your pets to be frightened by fireworks. The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, would like to remind pet owners ...

Fire chief reminds ‘no tolerance’

Rocklin fire officials warn of a “zero tolerance” policy regarding the use of fireworks in the city during this Fourth of July season. According to Rocklin Fire Chief Bill Mik ...