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Lincoln Boosters fun run Sept 5

Labor Day Fun Run Fundraiser for Fighting Zebras Cross Country Outdoor Learning Environment (OLE) Sept. 5, 5K run walk near Twelve Bridges Drive $20 registration before Aug. 28/$25 ...

Fusion Performance Boot Camp for Zebras fundraiser

Fusion Performance Training in Rocklin will hold a Boot Camp fundraiser to support the Lincoln High School Fighting Zebras, 10 a.m., Aug. 27, at the Zebras’ football stadium. The ...

Fundraiser for Wolverine Women’s Golf

The Sierra College Women’s Golf Team is hosting its annual tournament fundraiser at Whitney Oaks Golf Club, Aug. 19. The tournament is an 18-hole, four-ball scramble. Prizes will ...

Raising money

This past weekend, I had the privilege of helping out with a golf tournament fundraiser that marked its 15th anniversary of supporting activity in Foresthill. It started as an even ...

Rocklin police budget takes bite out of K-9 unit

Placer County Sheriff’s deputies recently ended a vehicle pursuit down I-80 from Auburn to Rocklin, but it was Rocklin K-9 Zeus who stopped the suspect who had ditched the car an ...

Bark for Life aims to take 'bite out of cancer'

The American Cancer Society is bringing back a fun event to the Rocklin community. The Bark For Life mini-relay, scheduled June 11, presents an opportunity for dogs and people to ...

Businessman gives back, with golf tournament

A local businessman has organized a golf tournament to benefit a suicide support group, and has a good reason for doing so. Josh Pietak, founder and president of Rocklin-based ECO ...

Food bank fills ‘empty bowls’

Since 2007, the number of individuals Placer Food Bank serves has grown 168 percent. They reached a record level of assisting nearly 500,000 people in 2010. That’s a staggering ...

Folding origami cranes for a cause

One thousand origami cranes were folded by Rocklin Elementary students recently to raise funds to help people in Japan. Some of the children used their own allowance to buy the o ...

Local author holds fundraiser brunch

Locals can enjoy a Saturday brunch while helping to find a cure for diabetes during “The Perfect Brunch.” With a 14-year-old son who has been battling diabetes since the tende ...

Rocklin runs for education

A sea of 2,900 people sporting blue shirts raced to the finish line at Johnson-Springview Park on Sunday for the eighth annual Run Rocklin. “It was just fun seeing the people o ...

Taste excellence at Sierra College fundraiser

The Sierra College Foundation will savor its seventh annual “A Taste of Excellence” on Saturday, April 9, at the Sierra College Rocklin campus. The elegant food- and wine-tas ...

Taste of Hope a delicious fundraiser

Acres of Hope hosted a successful, sold-out Taste of Hope fundraiser Saturday at Mercedes-Benz of Rocklin. The evening featured fine foods and wines, a silent auction and testimoni ...

Selling ‘Tsunami Sweets’ to help Japan

Fourth graders Grace Hardy, left, Ava Jeung, and Mikayla Barkve sell Lifesavers to Mckinna Micas and another student at Rock Creek Elementary School in Rocklin. Jeung had the idea ...

Ready, set, run – Run Rocklin Sunday

Runners and walkers of all abilities and ages can gear up for the 8th annual Run Rocklin on Sunday, April 3 at Johnson-Springview Park. “We continue to build on a strong histor ...