Education

Loomis community members ‘Go the Distance’

How far will you go? The Loomis community showed that they would “Go the Distance.” On May 13 to May 14, nearly 2,000 participants in the Go the Distance 24- hour rela ...

Measure C a lot of money to gamble

I have read with great interest the articles, guest editorials and letters regarding Placer Union High School’s Measure C.  I previously worked on Measure W back when we ...

Memorial Day observance May 30 at Del Oro is a tradition among students

Memorial Day is easily celebrated by all ages in Loomis. On May 30, hundreds of residents will attend the 16th annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Del Oro High School, according to or ...

Renaissance Redux: faire returns to E.V. Cain after six queenless years

The students at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School didn’t just study the Renaissance this year, they lived it.  During a day-long event at the campus, they learned the ...

Vote ‘yes’ on Measure C for the kids

The education of our children ranks as one of the most important values of our culture and fundamental building blocks of our nation. To achieve the excellence we seek in learning, ...

Annual Chillin' and Grillin' barbecue set for Saturday

The Boys and Girls Club will hold its annual Chillin’ and Grillin’ barbecue on Saturday. The Downtown Auburn campus will be transformed into an outdoor event venue tha ...

Meet the author of ‘When the Emperor was Divine’ tonight in Loomis

“When the Emperor was Divine,” by Julie Otsuka, is the focus of this year’s Auburn One Book One Community (OBOC). Tonight, the last of four OBOC events is set, an ...

Del Oro High graduation is May 28

May 28 is a milestone for the approximately 370 Del Oro High School seniors. That’s when they receive their diplomas during the 8 a.m. graduation ceremony at the school&rsquo ...

Dutch Bros. to donate Friday’s proceeds to Grad Night

On Friday, Dutch Bros. Granite Bay, located at 8663 Auburn Folsom Road, will donate proceeds from the day’s sales to support Grad Night at Del Oro High School. Del Oro&rsquo ...

Fed transgender law catches up with California

The Education and Justice Departments sent a letter to every public school district in the U.S. strongly urging them to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and loc ...

String Fling: Guitar festival comes to Auburn

Do you play guitar or did you play years ago? Well, it’s time to dust off the axe and bring it to Auburn’s first annual Spring Fling. This acoustic guitar festival is l ...

Loomis resident featured in Cal Poly’s annual Juried Student Art Show

SAN LUIS OBISPO — Two Northern California residents studying graphic design at Cal Poly were in the annual student art show open to the campus’ 20,000 students.   ...

Three new high school therapists shared their work with Placer Union trustees

While Placer Union students, in general, have lower rates of poverty and at-risk factors than students in Sacramento, their need for mental health services is as great or greater t ...

School bond too large

The proposed Placer school bond of $135 million is double the money that is needed to do the required improvements. The district is asking the voters to approve projects for the fu ...

School bond too large

The proposed Placer school bond of $135 million is double the money that is needed to do the required improvements. The district is asking the voters to approve projects for the fu ...