Letters to the Editor

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 ...

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 ...

Traffic congestion could increase from Rocklin Road into Loomis

  If you use Rocklin Road to access south Loomis, you need to be very concerned. A high-density, 195-unit apartment complex is proposed for the southeast corner of Roc ...

What do those opposed think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants simil ...

Loomis Library from a school librarian's view

I'm the librarian at Loomis Grammar School, and last week, I read an excellent article in The Rotarian (Rotary magazine) entitled "In Praise of Libraries ...

Resident writes letter defending library to Placer County Board of Supervisors

Dear Jack, Robert, Jim, Kirk and Jennifer, The mere thought of having our dear library closed is devastating to me. I rely on the library for many of the resources they ...

Roseville resident asks that Loomis Library and others stay open

(Sent to the Board of Supervisors) I understand that the Loomis Library and other local libraries are being closed.  Please reconsider this decision.   ...

Resident sees no improvement in roadwork

Months and months ago, I read about a grant of money for Loomis and debates about beautifications and roundabouts. Then some funky roadwork on Taylor from around Lorenzo’s ar ...

Reconsider decision to close Loomis Library

I read with dismay the announcement of the closure of the Loomis Library.  As a frequent and grateful user of the library, I ask that all other possible avenues of creative b ...

Keep the Loomis Library open

As a longtime Loomis resident, the Loomis Library has been a part of my life for over 25 years and is now an important part of my sons' lives. Having the ability to check ...