Rocklin

High school students take on building project

With a little strength, time and sweat, a group of youth from Rocklin have created a permanent structure for Whitney High School. It took more than 200 hours of service, but 23 t ...

State budget to squeeze Rocklin

The state budget compromise before the state Legislature today was made on the backs of Rocklin property owners. While they won’t see a change on their tax bill, the city of Ro ...

Measure A, soak up the information

Despite the all-Republican city council’s unanimous support for Measure A, the Placer County Republican Party leadership is bucking the city by coming out against the so-call ...

Evening in the Park offers free fun for residents

There was head bopping, singing along and picnics in the park during Stealin’ Time’s performance for Rocklin residents — all for free during the summertime Evenings in the Pa ...

Placer County assessment roll echoes drop in real estate values

Placer County’s assessment roll dropped 2.6 percent this year, according to figures released Monday by Placer County Assessor Kristen Spears. Spears blamed declining real estate ...

Rocklin tops Auburn 12-0, claims Area 1 title

Rocklin Little League’s Junior all-stars topped Auburn 12-0 in Rocklin on Friday night to claim the Area 1 baseball championship. Rocklin will now play the Area 2 winner, Nevada ...

Rocklin's Nichols gets taste of pro golf

Rocklin’s Tracy Nichols now has a taste of what it’s like to be a professional golfer. The Rocklin High graduate, 26, has played in two recent tournaments on the Canadian Wome ...

Russell, playing for Rocklin team, rockets to volleyball stardom

Kyle Russell was merely being a supportive brother when he came out to watch his older sister, Jamie, compete in tournaments for the Rocklin-based Northern California Volleyball Cl ...

Don’t forget to cast vote on city parks, Measure A

Rocklin residents should soon be checking their mailbox for the all-mail ballot to cast their vote about city parks. Rocklin is the first city in Placer County to conduct an all- ...

Pastor Dillon’s retirement is an end of an era at Saints Peter and Paul Church

Some local churchgoers are trying to find the balance between celebration and mourning. Parishioners of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Rocklin are bidding a reluctant, y ...

Plenty to fill up warm summer days, nights

The days are longer and the nights are warmer. It’s the perfect time for getting out in the community. And that’s simple for Rocklin residents. There’s plenty of ways to sp ...

Parks add property value

As a local Realtor and Rocklin native, I’ve seen our community grow and prosper over the years. While the current recession has decreased property values and increased unemploy ...

Parks provide exercise arenas

Whether its soccer, football, baseball or softball, there is one thing that youth sports organizations in our community agree upon – the importance of our parks in Rocklin. Our ...

Parks make Rocklin great

There hasn’t been much written about it, but Rocklin voters should be aware of an upcoming, important special election. This election will be to continue Rocklin’s commitment ...

Please support Measure A

More than 20 years ago, Rocklin residents made a commitment to creating and maintaining quality parks in our community by agreeing to pay a $30 annual assessment for park maintenan ...