Faith

Community Calendar

Black Bear Outdoors, located at 3587 Taylor Road, will hold a free class on paintball tricks and techniques at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18. At 8 a.m. the following day, meet at the sto ...

Community Calendar

The Loomis Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Those who have farm or homegrown fruits, vegetables, nuts, value-added products or ...

Enjoying the art of Japanese dance

Members and friends of the Placer Buddhist Church joined in traditional dances Saturday evening during the Obon Odori festival in Penryn. The annual event commemorates the spirit o ...

Community Briefs

Marcelle, a jazz group that plays “silky, sultry” music, will be featured in the final summer outdoor concert, sponsored by the Town of Loomis at the Loomis Depot. Music starts ...

Quilted Blessings sews comfort

Quilted Blessings, a quilting outreach program of the Loomis Basin Congregational United Church of Christ, will hold a workshop from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 18, at 6440 King Ro ...

Buddhist relics on display at First Congregational Church in Auburn

A collection of sacred relics of the Buddha and other Buddhist masters will be presented by the Maitreya Project July 9 through 11 at the First Congregational Church, located at 71 ...

Community Briefs

The community pool at Del Oro High School is open for swimming and lessons. For pool hours and lesson schedule, call Loomis Town Hall at 652-1840. Artisan Outdoors is a new Loomis ...

Introducing Norcalmarketplace.com

Gold Country Media is excited to announce the launch of our newest Web site- www.norcalmarketplace.com, the most comprehensive local Northern California business directory in the a ...

Wonder Workers enjoy feast

The annual picnic of the Wonder Workers and Wonder Women, the volunteers who keep the grounds of the First United Methodist Church of Loomis in pristine condition, was hosted by Al ...

Parishioners work, make sacrifices to build church

For Father Arnold Ortiz, watching the growth of his parish, St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church has been one miraculous occurrence after another. From holding church services at a ...

Parishioners work together, make sacrifices, to build their church

For Father Arnold Ortiz, watching the growth of his parish, St. Joseph Marello, has been one miraculous occurrence after another. From holding church services at a school gym to ...

Listen to St. Peterburg's Men's Ensemble Russian repertoire

The St. Petersburg Men’s Ensemble will visit Loomis for a performance of Russian folk songs, sacred music, modern compositions and popular melodies at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 29, ...

Should we be one nation under God?

It’s the National Day of Prayer and the government wants you to pray. For some Americans, it is not a big issue. For some people like Geneva Easley, 88, celebrating the National ...

Gathering Inn homeless shelter receives $500 grant

The Gathering Inn will receive a $500 award as part of Intuit’s Love a Local business promotion. On its Web site, Intuit allows residents to vote for their favorite small local b ...