Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Possible closure of Loomis Library

I had heard of the limiting of hours for the Loomis Library but was horrified to hear that Mary George, director of library services for Placer County, would be announcing the c ...

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 ...

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 ...

Please keep Loomis Library open

I just heard that the Loomis Library is closing next month. That event will affect the entire community. In 1988, when I moved to Loomis from San Francisco, one of the reasons I ...

Help chamber of commerce and Friends of the Library keep the Loomis branch open

Our library is not just a place to check out books. It has the feel of home like our small town. The chairs are comfortable for reading and the computers are always in use. In the ...