Living

Loomis calendar, starting Jan. 21

Thursday, Jan. 21 AARP Tax-Aide volunteers available by appointment only by calling 878-6249. Help is offered at Lincoln City Hall, second floor, 6th and F streets in Lincoln. The ...

Crisp and Clear at Codfish Falls: Enjoy exceptional beauty, solitude, and free parking during winter months

We are all so grateful for the rain. Sure, the humidity sends my hair to a higher elevation. But as the water covers the land and finds its way to creeks and streams toward the riv ...

‘So the River Flows’ celebrates the human spirit

A love story is a love story is a love story. What differentiates one from another are the characters and the events accompanying their meeting and the obstacles surrounding their ...

Scientist with ties to area helps measure methane gas leak in southern California ….

When Stephen Conley flew out of the Lincoln Regional Airport at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, he was headed toward what some scientists are calling one of the greatest natural disasters in re ...

Adventure and advocacy: Wild & Scenic Film Festival - ‘Where Activism Gets Inspired’

January marks the return of the 14th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Grass Valley and Nevada City. The festival, created by the South Yuba River Citizens League, a rive ...

Media Life: Silence proving golden for Auburn filmmaker

When we last heard from Brandon Vedder, the Placer High grad and ace cinematographer was fresh off the success of 2012 documentary “La Source” and deep into a new proje ...

2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans were released this month with a new focus. Instead of the spotlight shining on individual nutrients and food groups, it ...

“It’s in the bag” Designer Purse fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin on Jan. 28

Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin hosts the third annual “It’s in the Bag – the Ultimate Girl’s Night Out” on Jan. 28. The event sold out las ...

Loomis library to hold book-sale fundraiser Jan. 29 and 30

When the Loomis Library’s book sale comes up in two weeks, library patrons plan to support the fundraiser because they depend on their local library. Jeanne Schmidt has been ...

Rose Takemoto to celebrate her 100th with community party at the Blue Goose

As she approaches her 100th birthday, Tsugie “Rose” Dairiki Takemoto offers a simple rule of thumb for longevity: hard work, a positive attitude and loving connections ...

Looking Back column

Looking Back From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Jan. 26, 2006      Never giving up on students is the goal for Glenn Lockwood, ...

Warm up your winter with this Maltese classic

Over the weekend I was considering what dish I would like to share with you. Because it’s been the “rainy season,” and I mean a real rainy season, I was thinkin ...

Loomis calendar, starting Jan. 14

Thursday, Jan. 14 Chamber Installation and Business Awards Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. at the Blue Goose Event Center, 3550 Taylor Road in Loomis. Tickets: $25. RSVP required. Info: ma ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Jan. 19, 2006      Services were held for Esther Mante, 102, of Penryn. She enjoyed pl ...

Media Life: Who are we? We are Auburn

Who are we? Drilling into the latest census-driven statistics indicates that Auburnites are different from the rest of California in many ways. But in others, we’re very mu ...