Letters to the Editor

Articles appreciated by sports fan

Articles appreciated by sports fan Jim Linsdau, the articles in the 2015 Football Preview of the High Schools are extraordinary! I have been reading sports in newspapers, magazin ...

Reflecting on racial unrest

A patrol car drives through a neighborhood and curious residents begin to gather outside. Eventually, the patrol car finishes its tour and finds its way to repeat this scenario wit ...

Support for a 24/7 shelter

We now know that Right Hand Auburn wants the county to pay $150,00 for capital improvements to make the DeWitt barracks into a 24/7 shelter with greater capacity, plus $33,000 per ...

Development is a ‘bad fit’

Editor’s note: See theloomisnews.com/article/8/11/15/citizens-sue-rocklin-over- sierra-gateway-apartment about this project. There’s a big problem looming for re ...

Condemn violaters

Whereas, the Declaration of Independence affirms that mankind is endowed with certain un-alienable rights, among which are Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. Whereas, th ...

Local firefighters battle Lowell Fire

Editor’s note: As of Tuesday morning, 2,277 fire personnel had battled the Lowell Fire. The fire started Saturday afternoon north of Gold Run and by Monday, had burned 4,00 ...

Use that library card

Summer is a great time to check out the Loomis Library offerings, not just books but also DVDs, CDs and even eBooks (Kindle), plus summer events for kids. There are even a few wee ...

Taxpayers, beware

Watch out for your Placer property tax assessment notice. I just received my 2015-2016 assessment and it had increased by nearly 100 percent more than last year (2014/ 2015) ...

What good is the leash law?

I, as a pet owner whose pet cat was mauled by two domestic dogs running loose, would like to know “what good the leash law is.” I called the Town of Loomis and was ...

Loomis funds for library soar

The recent report by the Placer County Assessor shows that the value of property in Loomis has increased by 12 percent. The Loomis library run by Placer County is funded by the p ...

Eagle Scouts are inspiring

My name is Tom Reynolds and I’m a Boy Scout with Troop 1045. I just wanted to tell you that I appreciate reading about other scouts who are working on their Eagle Projects ...

Bickford is not Loomis

A recent letter to the editor assumed that the Bickford Ranch development was in the Town of Loomis. This is incorrect. Bickford Ranch is in Placer County. Any concerns about this ...

Couple sends letter to Council

Our family has resided in Loomis for over 25 years.  We moved here for the rural lifestyle and the small community environment.  We have raised our family here and benefi ...

Couple sends letter to Council

Our family has resided in Loomis for over 25 years. We moved here for the rural lifestyle and the small community environment. We have raised our family here and benefitted from th ...

Honor Flight benefits vets

Most veterans went to war and never received recognition; they just came back and went to work. Most, like my father, never talked about their experiences, but after visiting (Wa ...