Living

Things to do this week Jan. 19 - 21

Loomis Calendar Thursday, Jan. 15 Bud Pisarek: Retrospective, Creating Art for Seven Decades, showing from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday until Feb. 6 at Auburn Cit ...

Want a vegetable garden that’s less work? Consider planting perennials

Question: I like the idea of growing my own vegetables, but it seems like a lot of work. Are there some that are easier than others? Answer: There is a newfound interest in growi ...

Christmas in Loomis

Loomis Fire Department trucks and crews escorted Santa through Loomis on his annual visit the Saturday before Christmas. Santa and his elves greeted children of all ages and passed ...

Placer Nevada Cattlewomen honor Shirley Jauregui, install new board

The Placer Nevada Cattlewomen recently celebrated Christmas at the Apple Alley Café in Grass Valley. The celebration honored longtime member, Shirley Jauregui, who was rece ...

It’s a thin line

My last three rides have started in sub-freezing weather. While my buddies and I feel we are dedicated cyclists, others think we are crazy.  It’s a thin line. ...

Media Life: Auburncentric memories shining bright in 2015

The votes are in and Price Waterhouse has guaranteed the results for this year’s edition of the Media Life Awards – also known as the “Lifees.” It’s ...

Henry Schneider to be installed as new chamber president Jan. 15

Local businessman Henry Schneider is turning his service with the Loomis Basin Community Service into a “four-peat.” On Jan. 15 at the Blue Goose Event Center, Schneid ...

Jarnagin recognized by Placer County supervisors

Loomis volunteer Fuzzy Jarnagin of Loomis was recently honored by the Placer County Board of Supervisors, which presented him with a commemorative coin created for a county ...

Let’s meet ASAP

Former Loomis News Editors Martha Garcia and Joyia Emard have, over the years, enticed me with Loomis’ activities and events. The two didn’t know that I already realiz ...