Whitney Ranch

PONY – the other league for baseball

In our ongoing efforts to keep up with all the sports that go on in Placer County, I have now been introduced to PONY Youth Baseball – Rocklin’s PONY League to be more ...

Will Wickman Park ever be built in Rocklin?

  As homeowners in Whitney Ranch phase one celebrate the city’s announcement it will double the 20-acre Whitney Ranch Community Park, future homeowners in Whitney Ranch ...

Our View: Losing park would set bad precedent

I’ve done a lot of exploring in my first three weeks at the Placer Herald. I’ve met members of the Rocklin Historical Society, I’ve listened to what the candidate ...

New deal for Whitney Ranch?

Rocklin city planners want a new freeway on and off ramp on Highway 65 at Whitney Ranch Parkway and they’re willing to give developers a break to get it done sooner rather th ...

Expelled Chinese workers find a home at Whitney Ranch

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a three-part series detailing the expulsion of the Chinese residents from Rocklin in 1876. In September 1876, Rocklin and other south Place ...

Parker Whitney expands ranch's use

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a three-part series on Whitney Ranch. By the early 1870s George Whitney and four of his six sons had expanded their sheep ranch to about 18 ...

Wool found in Whitney Ranch's origins

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on Whitney Ranch. Western Rocklin covered the southern 12,000 acres of the 20,000-acre Spring Valley Ranch during the lat ...

Tip-off dinner and silent auction with Danielle Viglione

The Whitney High School girls basketball program will hold a tip-off dinner and silent auction, Nov. 12, to help raise funds for the 2011-2012 season. The dinner and auction will b ...

Shea Homes improves home buying with new website

Shea Homes recently announced the launch of its new website that offers an array of unique features, resources and tools to better assist buyers when searching for a new home. The ...

Rocklin seeks federal money for $25 million project

A new proposed freeway exit on Highway 65 is moving forward despite being unfunded, according to city officials. “I’m pretty confident we can get funding for the design proce ...