Whitney Oaks

Roseville's Diamond Creek Elementary to hold golf tourney

Diamond Creek Elementary School in Roseville will act as host for its first golf tournament on Friday, June 8, at Morgan Creek Golf Club.The format is a four-person scramble, and p ...

Foreclosures in Rocklin, county way up in 2008

Placer County’s foreclosure rate continued to gain steam in 2008, according to a year-end analysis of government records. And experts say to expect more of the same in 2009. Th ...

A pyramid for a tomb?

In January 1913, Joel Parker Whitney, called Parker then, died at Del Monte California after a long bout with kidney disease. He was 78. According to Richard Miller’s Fortune B ...

Ansel Adams photos of Whitney Ranch languishing

In the late 1950s and early 1960s Sunset International Petroleum Corporation bought up the southern 12,000 acres of Joel Parker Whitney’s 22,000 acre Spring Valley Ranch and star ...

Scramble raises money for scholarships

Golfers from Rocklin and beyond got suited up Friday afternoon to help raise money for graduating seniors from Rocklin high schools. The 14th Annual Scramble for Scholars got goi ...