fireworks

Rocklin adopts controversial fireworks ordinance

Rocklin City Council has adopted a new ordinance to regulate firework stands that aims to curb the number of permits issued by the city every year, prevent people from camping outs ...

Rocklin officials hear fireworks ordinance concerns

A city ordinance proposed in October to regulate fireworks stands in Rocklin may be revised, taking public input from local businesses and nonprofits into account. Four Rocklin of ...

Fireworks – fun for you, frightening for pets

Humans may have a blast celebrating the 4th of July, but the flashes, cracks and booms of fireworks can be very frightening for pets. The Placer Society for the Prevention of Cruel ...

Celebrate safely this Independence Day

July 4 is only a few short weeks away. On June 28, the sale of “Safe and Sane Fireworks” will begin in Rocklin. Discharge of Safe and Sane Fireworks is allowed only fr ...

Letter to editor: Grinch needs to rethink opinion

This letter is in response to the Grinch who wants to steal our Fourth of July celebration and who cast her opinion about celebrating our Independence Day with fireworks (Herald, 6 ...

Letter to Editor: Why do we burn money on Fourth?

It?s that time again. Time for the adults, parents, children and pyromaniacs to light their money on fire! Personally, I?ve never been one to indulge in the spectacle of trading m ...