Health & Fitness

Loomis Curves gym sponsors food drive

During April, Curves gyms in the area will participate in a food drive to collect non-perishable food and cash donations to benefit area food banks. In Loomis, community members at ...

Reaction to Japan radiation safe?

Local residents have mixed feelings about taking supplements as a result of fear building from Japan’s nuclear breakdown. Teresa Gonzales, assistant manager at Sunrise Natural F ...

Del Oro club on a quest for outdoor adventure

Teens have always liked being outdoors and having adventures. Del Oro High School has a club that offers students both. The Outdoor Adventure Club unites students from all differen ...

Community Calendar

A charity Chili Cook-off dinner will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 25, at the Loomis Grange Hall, 6486 Colwell Road in Penryn. The dinner is the senior project of Del Oro ...

Pumping out the gift of life

A donation vital to saving lives is measured in pints and gallons, not dollars. It’s a valuable gift blood donors give regularly during the Loomis Community Blood Drive and it ad ...

Community Calendar

A Ruckin’ & Shuckin’ RugbyFest party, sponsored by the Sierra Foothills Rugby Club, begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Tickets are $40 and inclu ...

Senior's project all about swing dance

A new dance craze is taking Del Oro High School students by storm. The dance has nothing to do with grinding or freaking and everything to do with having fun. Del Oro senior Chris ...

Spring brings outdoor festivities

Spring will usher in three weekly outdoor festivals to Loomis. New this year is the Loomis Thursday Night Familyfest at the train depot, the classic car show has a new promoter and ...

Community Calendar

A Tostada Bingo Night will be hosted by Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at Loomis Memorial Hall, 5945 Horseshoe Bar Road. Festivities wil ...

Share a meal or two with local seniors

The Senior L.I.F.E. Center is in need of added community support. The center provides meals, socialization, and activities such art, crafts and exercise to the seniors within our c ...

Placer grants available for mental wellness

Grant applications for the Innovative Community Grants Program will be accepted until April 21 by the Placer County Department of Health and Human Services. The grants will support ...

Share a meal or two with local seniors

The Senior L.I.F.E. Center is in need of added community support. The center provides meals, socialization, and activities such art, crafts and exercise to the seniors within our ...

Fight against cancer comes to town with Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life is coming to Loomis for the first time. Two area women have teamed up to organize a relay on May 14 and 15 at Del Oro High School and ...

Community Calendar

A book sale will be held by the Friends of the Penryn Library from 10 a.. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the library, located at 2205 Rippey Road in Penryn. In case of heavy rain, ...

Community Calendar

A candidate night for Republican candidates for the 4th Assembly District will be hosted by the Republican Congress of Placer County at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18, at Veterans Memor ...