Living

Greeting shoppers with song

Carolers from Sierra Baptist Church greeted shoppers at the Raley’s Supermarket center with yuletide-season songs during two evenings earlier this month. The singers also used th ...

Horseshoe Bar's Alexander brings local California flavor

Chef Vincent Paul Alexander has a following and the success of his restaurant, Alexander’s Horseshoe Bar Grill, shows it. “You have to have emotion, passion, behind the food, ...

Cantata sings praise to Christmas

A Christmas Cantata titled “Night of Father’s Love” will be performed by the First United Methodist Church Choir at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19, at 6414 Brace Rd. A free-will offe ...

Community Briefs

Santa Claus will visit Simply Portraits, located at 3640 Taylor Road, for photo sessions, by appointment only on Friday, Dec. 17, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, when ...

Grief support offers holiday help

The holidays can be a difficult time for those who have lost loved ones. Join the Grief Support group which meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Churc ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Dec. 16, 1960 Issue) Pacific Gas and Electric Company planned to build a 200,000 gallon elevated water storage tank, at a cost of $100,000, to increase the supply i ...

Media Life: TV newswoman’s restaurant enterprise spawns move into salsa

Bay Area TV reporter Jodi Hernandez isn’t about to give up her day job with KNTV. But Hernandez, a Colfax High School graduate who grew up in Auburn, has taken recent national e ...

Town to ask Attorney General if Measure A is illegal

The retroactive issues of Measure A, the Loomis term limits initiative passed by voters in November, is going to the state Attorney General. The Loomis Town Council, with council ...

Original Lorenzo's is a spicy Loomis tradition

It is a sense of family that flavors the Mexican dishes at the original Lorenzo’s restaurant. The family-owned and operated restaurant has been serving up traditional Mexican foo ...

Community Briefs

Golden Eagle Baseball 2011 will hold walk-in registration from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Loomis Pizza Factory. Youngsters ages 5 to 14 are eligible to participate. Fees rang ...