Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Dad enjoyed Honor Flight

When I first heard about the Honor Flight to Washington, I thought it might be a trip my dad would really enjoy. I think now it was more than enjoyable; it was truly memorable. I ...

Council tries to keep library open

The Loomis Town Council sent a letter, dated April 28, to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, asking for a year to develop a community-based plan to prevent the Loomis Library ...

Bickford Ranch won't affect us?

Does the Placer County Board of Supervisors believe folks of this area are naive or just ignorant?  Bickford Ranch won't affect us. Water drought sound familiar, supervis ...

Friends has 197 members

At last week’s Town Council meeting, a thank-you letter (to the Town Council for attending the April 7 Placer County Supervisor’s meeting and for all the support you ...

Friends has 197 members

At last week’s Town Council meeting, a thank-you letter (to the Town Council for attending the April 7 Placer County Supervisor’s meeting and for all the support you ...

Thank you for the sympathy cards

My wife and I thank the H.C. Powers staff and eighth-grade students for the sympathy cards presented to me at the end of the day on Tuesday, April 14, as I substituted at their ...