Letters to the Editor

Film fest was fab

Kudos to the Del Oro Environmental Club and their recent film fest!  It was a thoughtful presentation of documentaries concerning our fragile environment and how it's b ...

Thanks for the food closet donations

A big thank you to the community for their generous contributions of food for the Postal Carriers Stamp Out Hunger campaign on Saturday, May 10. The Loomis Post Office contribute ...

READER INPUT: Prayers to the Doupniks

The community lost a great man recently. For those in our community that did not know Gary Sr., his generosity stretches from one end of town to the other and places beyond.   ...

READER INPUT: Take a look at Wisconsin’s balanced budget

The movement for a Constitutional Convention, or as some are calling it, a Convention of States, continues to push forward, calling for a balanced budget and term limits. Supporter ...

Reader Input: Thank you, Del Oro Key Club

I would like the thank the Del Oro Key Club for taking the time to volunteer Saturday to pick up the litter on Taylor Road and part of Sierra College Blvd. They pulled a total of 1 ...

Reader Input: Where was the 'Loomis family?'

Last Friday night about 8:30 p.m. on Auburn Folsom Boulevard between Rattlesnake and King Road there was a young man walking down the middle of the road on the yellow stripe. No sh ...

Reader Input: Thanks for the quick response

I would like to publicly thank Leah Rosasco in Supervisor Jim Holmes’ office and the Placer County Sheriff's Office for responding to my request that the trash on King an ...

Reader Input: Great job, coaches

It was great to watch two highly disciplined teams go head to head (recently). It’s also really great to see coaches that bring their teams working to keep the student athlet ...

We all need to cut back our water usage

Our water crisis is serious. We all need to take a look at how we can conserve water. I was down to Folsom Lake a week ago and it is just devastating to look at. I was out Wedne ...

Reader Input: Don’t blame House

According to the Constitution (Article I, Section 7), all spending bills must originate in the House of Representatives. That means that the members of the House have a right to ...

Reader Input: Excellent auto service

Exceptional service does not often enough get publicly recognized. I took my vehicle to Golden Eagle Automotive in downtown Loomis at the recommendation of a good friend who liv ...

Reader input: States can reorganize power

The power of the federal government is out of control. As the state legislators at the recent Mt. Vernon Assembly realized, Washington’s abuse of power — instigated by ...

READER INPUT: Bikers ride single file

To bicyclists everywhere, would you please consider always riding single file on our narrow country roads?  When you ride side-by-side, if it's safe to do so I cross sligh ...

READER INPUT: Thanks to firefighters

We wanted to thank the Loomis Fire District for their annual Christmas in the “hood.” Getting our candy canes from the firefighters is part of our family's Christma ...

READER INPUT: Thanks to the Kelleys for holiday decorations

Please give our thanks to Russ and Joyce Kelley for their fantastic act of love.  Their beautiful Christmas display is such a wonderful Christmas gift to the whole town o ...