Education

Warwick University moving forward on Placer County campus

England’s University of Warwick has taken the first official step to establish a campus in Placer County, west of Roseville. Plans announced Thursday by the school call for ...

England’s Warwick University moving on Placer County campus

England’s University of Warwick has taken the first official step to establish a campus in Placer County, near Roseville. Plans announced today by the school call for a phas ...

Placer Elementary PTC Auction Fundraiser

Online ticket sales are now available for a March 14 auction. The auction will run from 5 to 11 p.m. at the Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln. The $40 ticket includes dinner ...

Del Oro band fundraises for musical instruments

Almost every street corner in Loomis Saturday was alive with Del Oro students waving yellow signs. Most of the 82 Del Oro Golden Eagle Marching band members participated in a matt ...

Loomis Basin Charter School to host annual “student store” Tuesday

Shoppers looking for unique handmade Valentine’s Day gifts at bargain prices will have a wide selection at the third annual Loomis Basin Charter School Student Store event fr ...

Whether Loomis library hour reductions are temporary is unknown, as of now

The Loomis Library, as of Monday, is now open 24 hours weekly instead of 32 hours weekly, due to restructuring by the Placer County library department.  Whether the eight red ...

Media Life: Auburn premieres local link to “All-American Makers”

A garage opens. The light from outside illuminates the screen. And a new show on the Science Channel debuts. At North Auburn’s DeWitt Theater, the audience at the local prem ...

Parents should attend Feb. 10 meeting for children entering kindergarten next year

An informational meeting about transitional kindergarten/kindergarten registration will be held for all schools at 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Franklin Elementary School gym. Franklin E ...

Volunteers needed for Sober Grad Night

A Jan. 13 email from the Del Oro Parent Club grabbed my attention. It invited parents of students in all grade levels to attend the next Sober Grad Night meeting. Although that m ...

Take time to be safer on the road while driving

Although I appreciate the humor in the syndicated Car Talk column, I’m not much of a car person. All I’m concerned about, when I put my key in the ignition, is that ...