Faith

St. Joseph Marello Parish unveils new church in Granite Bay

For nearly eight years, parishioners helped pack up their church after mass and load it into a van, which would be unpacked again the following Sunday. Since 2004, the St. Joseph ...

Local church benefits from Miracle Day

Last weekend, congregation members of the Disciples of Christ descended upon the Sierra Christian Church, in Loomis, to make light work with many hands. A hoard of volunteers, 1 ...

Upcoming concerts sing America’s praises

Looking for a Yankee Doodle Dandy of a good time? Homeland is a trio of free concerts to be held July 1-3 at the Auburn Library Garden Theater. “We want a place for people to ...

Community turns out to tour proposed convent site

The Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist recently welcomed more than 100 people to the site of their proposed convent. The Loomis planning commission held a workshop ...

Hope School celebrates 15-year anniversary

A small, private school in Penryn has something to shout about. Students and families from Hope Lutheran School, on Penryn Road, recently spent a day celebrating their 15th anniver ...

Jewish Passover seder to be observed

The Jewish community will gather for a seder to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Auburn. The seder will include discussion about Passover, food and singing ...

Jewish Passover seder to be observed

The Jewish community will gather for a seder to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Auburn. The seder will include discussion about Passover, food and singin ...

Communty Calendar

The Loomis Quilt and Fiber Guild Biennial Quilt Show will run Saturday and Sunday, April 2 and 3, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m ...

Regional News Briefs

Sierra club addresses fitness The Sierra College Patrons Club will host Roz Godenberg, Sierra physical education and health instructor, at their Monday, April 4, meeting. Lunch wil ...

Soup's on for Lenten suppers

"Souper" suppers are being hosted by the Loomis Basin Congregational United Church of Christ at 6 p.m. Tuesdays through April 12, during Lent. The soup meal will be followed by fel ...