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Community event was a harvest of fun

Heckler the Horrible Clown, a creation of former Universal Studios stuntman Chris LaCentra, could be found at the Loomis Grammar School Harvest Fair where he volunteered his tim ...

Bring on the bands

Over its more than five decades of existence, the Del Oro High School band has earned a reputation of excellence. The marching band will put its colors on display Saturday when ...

Students donate cash, gift cards for fire victims

Colfax High School students didn’t waste any time in coming to the aid of Applegate Fire victims. On Friday, they organized a school-wide fundraising drive that netted $2,200 ...

Write to heal

Gabrielle Pullen, abuse survivor, is helping victims of domestic violence find the courage to leave. “One in every four women has been touched by gender related abuse,&rdquo ...

Call to readers: Virus

Are you concerned about the Ebola virus? Tell us why or why not. Please share your thoughts via one of the addresses at lower right or online. We need your help keeping this co ...

Rocklin author Guy Spitzer hosts signing at Barnes & Noble

Written under the pen name Tyler Spence, Rocklin resident Guy Spitzer has a new coming of age novel called Platforms — a work of fiction inspired by real characters and actua ...

Sierra College to host ‘Writing from the Heart’ workshop

On Oct. 25 Sierra College will host a workshop headlined by Bud Gardner, who was named the most inspirational writing coach in the nation by the American Association of Journalists ...

Stepping in to help former foster youth in Rocklin and Placer County

South Placer Rotary Club President Paul Ruhkala. and past President Mark Siemens, recently presented the Sierra College Foundation with the check in the amount of $10,000 to help s ...

Once a staple of life, Rocklin Firemen’s Ball returns

Some of northern California’s finest jazz musicians highlighted the gala re-birth of Rocklin’s Firemen’s Ball which, back in the 19th century, was a regular commu ...

Liquor thefts at large

  Auburn Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects seen on surveillance video taking three bottles of alcohol from the Liquor Outlet on ...