Faith

Sale benefits Placer Buddhist Church

A rummage sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 23, by Placer Buddhist Church, 3192 Boyington Road in Penryn, behind the Union 76 station. No early birds allowed.

Coping with the new economy

Accepting job furloughs, questioning priorities and taking “stay-cations” are some ways locals are adapting to the new economy. Passage of a furlough plan this week would add D ...

Del Oro chefs use skills for a good cause

As graduation approaches many students at Del Oro High School are contemplating their future. Senior Jacob Chitty knows exactly what he wants to do when he graduates: become a chef ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (May 1, 1959 Issue) The A baseball team of the Loomis Grammar School again defeated their opponents in a game played against Ophir Elementary School. The final score w ...

Help make quilts for children in orphanage

Quilters will gather from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 26, for the Quilted Blessings outreach program at the Loomis Basin Congregational United Church of Christ, 6440 King Road. Th ...

Scouts till soil for community garden

Boy Scouts from Troop 12 recently prepared the land for a community garden at Sierra Christian Church, located at 5645 Rocklin Road in Loomis. The church is offering garden plots t ...

Child advocate to speak during Congregational Church service

Jill Thomas, African team leader for Cherish Our Children International, will speak at 10 a.m. Sunday, April 26, at the Loomis Basin Congregational United Church of Christ during t ...

Easter Briefs

Join in on the fun at community egg hunt The Loomis Community Egg Hunt takes place at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 11, at H. Clarke Powers Elementary School, located off Humphrey Roa ...

Community Briefs

St. Mark?s Easter season schedule During the Easter season, St. Mark?s Anglican Church has expanded its service schedule to include a weekly Evensong service at 7 p.m. every Saturd ...

Loomis News still going strong at age 68

It has been a tough few weeks for newspapers, coming on top of a rough month and a bad year. The recent closure of the Rocky Mountain News in Denver was the end of a fierce, compe ...

St. Mark's Church to welcome new associate

Right Reverend Daren Williams is scheduled to formally ordain the Rev. Edward T. Wright in a ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 22 at St. Mark’s Anglican Church. Rev. Wright will join Rev. ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 20, 1959 Issue) A large group of Loomis ladies from the Women’s Club of Loomis and the Loomis Jr. Women’s Club attended the benefit luncheon and fashion show ...

Loomis News upgrades its Web presence

The Loomis News Web site has undergone a facelift to offer our users a better online experience. One obvious change you will notice is the new top navigation bar. Not only does th ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 6, 1959 Issue) Pack 12 Cub Scouts of Loomis met for their monthly pack meeting with 151 in attendance, the largest on record. The meeting was opened with the fla ...