Food & Wine

The rise of coffee culture

Across the nation, the “Third Wave” coffee movement keeps evolving into a quiet lifestyle revolution, offering people culinary art in a cup while fostering unique gathe ...

Zorro’s Villa Rosa opens in Rocklin

It’s been 13 years since the last time Loomis resident Zarco Rozic opened a restaurant in a new location, and this month he will return to work with a new business in Rocklin ...

Just peachy at Loomis orchard

If you’ve ever tasted a perfectly ripe, organically grown peach just off the tree, then you know how delightful that first bite — not too crisp, not too soft — ca ...

Just peachy

If you’ve ever tasted a perfectly ripe, organically grown peach just off the tree, then you know how delightful that first bite — not too crisp, not too soft — ca ...

‘Grape Days of Summer’ a great way to explore region

Everyone’s talking about “farm to table” these days, but it’s nothing new to wineries. Most of their tasting rooms are but a walk from where the grapes are ...

Placer supes OK rural Lincoln-area winery “community center” growth plans

  Growth plans by a rural Lincoln winery survived a challenge Tuesday in front of the Placer County Board of Supervisors by opponents and are now set to move forward. Debate ...

Rocklin/Loomis Basin Rotary gets crabby at annual feed

On Feb. 23, the Rotary Club of Rocklin/Loomis Basin held its 20th annual Feast for Rotary Crab Feed. The event was a near sellout again this year; and the participants left happy ...

Sierra College hosts annual Crab and Shrimp Feed

The Sierra College Patrons and Sierra College Aquatics Program are once again teaming up to host an evening of great food, a silent auction and an exciting raffle. The "Feed& ...

Crab feed helps send students to D.C.

The Newcastle Elementary School History Club’s seventh annual Club Crab Feed and Dance will be held from 6-11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, in Loomis. The evening will feature a fr ...