Sam Renaldi

Rocklin pays tribute to officers killed in the line of duty

The Rocklin Police Department honored two of its own last Wednesday night on the 100th anniversary of the city’s first fallen officer, Marshal Samuel Renaldi, who died as the ...

Rocklin history on tap for St. Mary’s lecture

The Central Pacific Railroad started Transcontinental Railroad construction eastward from Sacramento in 1863. By early 1864, crews had crossed the Sacramento Valley floor and in Ma ...

Shootout shocks community

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a four-part series on the historic fire of 1914. DeFoe, a history professor at Sierra College, presented the story at the Rocklin Historical S ...