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Media Life: Homegrown Auburn film talent returns with “Mudbloods”

It’s a homecoming week of sorts for Auburn native Eric F. Martin and he’s bringing along his latest film to show at the State Theatre. Martin, Placer High Class of 200 ...

Looking Back from our archives for Jan. 29

1 YEAR AGO Jan. 30, 2014 – Burns brings local ingredients, hard work together at Café Zorro – When Scott Burns attended Placer High School in Auburn, and even a ...

Volunteers, donations needed for Safe and Sober Grad Night

 If things go as planned, Del Oro High School’s 2015 graduates will have a safe and sober celebration when they graduate in June, said Safe and Sober Grad Night committe ...

“Produce Alive” aquaponic farm offers high-nutrient organic vegetables

Erik Powell has always enjoyed growing small home gardens. But it wasn’t until the 29-year-old Loomis businessman saw an Internet video about aquaponic farming — growi ...

Whether Loomis library hour reductions are temporary is unknown, as of now

The Loomis Library, as of Monday, is now open 24 hours weekly instead of 32 hours weekly, due to restructuring by the Placer County library department.  Whether the eight red ...

Brace Road Overcrossing detour in effect through Feb. 9

The Brace Road Overcrossing will be closed to all traffic from Monday through Feb. 9, weather permitting. It is the third structure to be lifted in the “Raise80&rdquo ...

Dogs who dine are legally welcome at Auburn eateries

Dogs are having their day in 2015 with a new California law that OKs them to legally accompany people to restaurants. With a few important caveats, canines are allowed to be broug ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Bleeding sap from cherry tree could be linked to several causes

Question: My well established sour cherry tree is bleeding sap from its bark at several places on the tree. I assume this bleeding must be related to the flower/leaf drop that made ...

Reaping the bounty of sewing, needlework

Howell’s Sewing and Vacuum in Auburn has plenty of vacuum cleaners and sewing machines — and all the bells and whistles that go with them. But it is also a gathering pl ...

Try outs for Loomis Youth Soccer Club

Jan. 30 Tryouts for Loomis Youth Soccer Club from 3:30-4:45 p.m.  U9 boys and girls, from 4:45-6 p.m. U10 Girls and U11 Boys at Franklin Turf, Franklin Elementary School, 705 ...