Living

Jewish Passover seder to be observed

The Jewish community will gather for a seder to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, April 18, at the Holiday Inn in Auburn. The seder will include discussion about Passover, food and singin ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (April 7, 1961 Issue) J.J. Brandon, of Loomis, accompanied by Mr. Tyler, of Auburn, were fishing on the Sacramento River near the mouth of the Feather River when the ...

Victim of anti-gay crime talks about going from ‘hate to hope’

It began as a normal meeting over coffee. The two men, colleagues at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, discussed the upcoming visit of a group of high school students who tea ...

Father-and-son team opens Loomis brewery

Loomis now has its own brewery – the Loomis Basin Brewing Company. A father-and-son team recently opened the microbrewery that features five handcrafted beers named to celebrate ...

Baby Faces: Ryan Travis Miller

Ryan Travis Miller was born Feb. 6 at Sutter Roseville Hospital to Ashley and Kevin Miller, of Lincoln. He weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces. He joins siblings Jon, 7, and Julie, 5. Grand ...

Loomis Soroptimists honor community standouts

A group of talented, enterprising and dedicated students, women and men have been recognized by Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin. The presentation of community awards took ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (March 31, 1961 Issue) Construction was underway for a new 200,000-gallon storage water tank one-half mile north of Loomis on old highway 40. The cost of the structure ...

Communty Calendar

The Loomis Quilt and Fiber Guild Biennial Quilt Show will run Saturday and Sunday, April 2 and 3, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Show hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m ...

Regional News Briefs

Sierra club addresses fitness The Sierra College Patrons Club will host Roz Godenberg, Sierra physical education and health instructor, at their Monday, April 4, meeting. Lunch wil ...

Loomis Curves gym sponsors food drive

During April, Curves gyms in the area will participate in a food drive to collect non-perishable food and cash donations to benefit area food banks. In Loomis, community members at ...