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calendar of events for week of May 28 - June 3

I Love Loomis Calendar   Thursday, May 28 Placer County Genealogical Society meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Loomis Library, 6050 Library Drive in Loomis. Jerry Unruh will pr ...

Diane Nicholas chosen as a 2016 Lady GODIVA Program Honore

Tuesday at 5:30 a.m. was a great time for Diane Nicholas, who founded the nonprofit Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue organization eight years ago, to be checking the Internet. The ...

Del Oro teacher awarded top honor

When eight teachers and Del Oro High School’s principal arrived at Natalie Smith’s English class in March, she thought “something bad” had happened. Instea ...

Mary Lou Lee to retire from Penryn Post Office

Penryn Post Office clerk Mary Lou Lee retires May 30 after a 26-year career with the United States Postal Service. The new clerk will be Kristina Torre. Lee, the Penryn clerk ...

Calendar of events for this week May 21 - 27

Thursday, May 21  “Sons in Retirement Branch 79 meets at 11 a.m. followed by lunch at the Auburn Elks, 195 Pine St., Auburn. All retired men are invited to attend. I ...

Loomis Quilt and Fiber Guild members give back to community

While Loomis Quilt and Fiber Guild members sew nonstop for eight hours twice monthly and take great pride in their creations, they never end up with the finished creations. Ra ...

Raglan honored for Navy work

Charlie Raglan served his country during World War Two as a flight engineer for the U.S. Navy, flying 16-hour trips over the Pacific from 1942 to 1945. This past weekend, Raglan& ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Think beyond cacti, succulents for landscaping plants that use less water

Question: I don’t care for cacti and succulents. What other landscape plants use little water? Answer: Actually many plants other than those usual suspects have adapted to ...

Woodall’s offers college safety class for young women

Sending a daughter off to college or to live on her own can fill a parent with worry. But a six-hour class taught locally aims to arm young women leaving home for the first time w ...

Friends of the Penryn Library drive starts June 1

The Friends of the Penryn Library will have a clothing and household items donation drive June 1 through June 14 at the Rocklin ReUseIt station on Rocklin Road. To ensure that pr ...