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Looking Back for April 16

1 Year Ago April 17, 2014 – Council to review town tree ordinance - The Loomis Town Council will consider a proposed revised tree ordinance at a special meeting. The counci ...

Two longtime Placer County residents celebrate birthdays at Main Drug Store

     Amy Takemoto and Lorene Owen recently celebrated their birthdays at the Main Drug Store’s soda fountain in Loomis.      Both women we ...

Looking Back for April 9

 1 Year Ago April 10, 2014       Wounded veteran getting custom home – In April 2006, Joshua Hotaling entered the next phase of his life by jo ...

Missionaries serve in Loomis

Most young men are not likely to spend two years away from home wearing a white shirt and tie and talking with people about deeply-held religious beliefs every day.  Most you ...

Bickford Ranch project to be discussed at special April 23 MAC meeting

A special public Horseshoe Bar/Penryn Municipal Advisory Council meeting at 6 p.m. April 23 will include information about the Bickford Ranch project. The applicant and planning s ...

Loomis student wins county spelling bee, moves on to state

A fictitious name has helped fifth-grader Jared Gode move on to this Saturday’s California State Elementary School Spelling Bee. Jared, 11, of Loomis Basin Charter School, w ...

Esson brothers take home Winter Deaflympic medals

Loomis brothers Sean Esson and Blair Esson recently placed high at a Deaflympic competition in Russia. The Essons competed with 37 other deaf athletes from the United States at th ...

Calendar of events for this week April 16-22

Thursday, April 16 “West Side Story” shows at 7 p.m. at Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through April 25 at Del Oro Performing Arts Center, 3301 Taylor Road in Lo ...

Quality, low-priced clothing will be featured at Second Blessings fashion show and luncheon April 25

Carole Larsen and her team of volunteers are pulling out the stops for their fourth annual fashion show and luncheon in Loomis set for April 25. Larsen co-founded the Second Bless ...

Media Life: Auburn-created art now on U.S. postage stamp

Move over Jean-Baptiste Charbonneau. You have some illustrious company. Charbonneau, the son of Sacagawea and infant member of the Lewis and Clark expedition, was  Auburn&rsq ...