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Mother Earth was in good hands Saturday

Mother Earth put on her best outfit for her Earth Day celebration on Saturday. She was appropriately dressed in green and produced just the right amount of sunshine to keep everyon ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (May 1, 1959 Issue) The A baseball team of the Loomis Grammar School again defeated their opponents in a game played against Ophir Elementary School. The final score w ...

Del Oro High School 2009 Football Schedule

Saturday, Sept. 12 — vs. California High at Hughes Stadium Saturday, Sept. 19 — at Cardinal Newman (Santa Rosa) Friday, Sept. 25 — FRANKLIN (Elk Grove) Friday, Oct. ...

Del Oro tennis team braces for Granite Bay

Del Oro High School's tennis team moved closer to a key battle with Sierra Foothill League rival Granite Bay by handing Roseville a 9-0 blanking last week on the Golden Eagles’ c ...

Baseball keeps playoff hopes alive

A 12-2 win over Roseville on Monday, April 27, kept the Del Oro varsity baseball team in the hunt for a Div. II playoff berth. With the top three SFL teams qualifying for the pla ...

Del Oro golf takes pair

Eric Ash’s two-over-par 36 helped pace the Del Oro High School golf team and complete a dual match Sierra Foothill League season sweep over Granite Bay last week. The Eagles top ...

Loomis parents cautioned about Swine Flu

The Loomis Union School District has sent information regarding the Swine Flu to district families as a precautionary measure. Below is a copy of the corrrespondence from Superinte ...

Harlem Ambassadors razzle and dazzle audiences

See the high-flying slam dunks, dazzling ball-handling trick and comedy routines of the Harlem Ambassadors from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, May 4, in the Del Oro High School gymnasium. The ...

Celebrate Earth Day at Loomis Depot

The Loomis Earth Day Celebration will be a “green” event Saturday, April 25, at the Loomis Train Depot. From noon to 4 p.m., trees will be given away to those who live within t ...

Electronic-waste fundraiser benefits LBEF

A bin full of computers, televisions, printers and other electronic waste will be turned into cash for students in the Loomis school district. “We filled up five bins which surpa ...

Scouts till soil for community garden

Boy Scouts from Troop 12 recently prepared the land for a community garden at Sierra Christian Church, located at 5645 Rocklin Road in Loomis. The church is offering garden plots t ...

Christensen's Saddlery in Loomis the destination for horse gear

Christensen’s Saddlery has put Loomis on the map as the go-to place in Northern California for all things equine. “We’re the largest equine store in the Sacramento area, and ...

Housing slump offers opportunities for buyers

It took four years, but one family finally achieved their dream of buying a home in Loomis. “The search was a bit frustrating. We just waited until the time was right,” said ne ...

Meet the new big man on campus

A new principal will lead Del Oro High School through the challenge of state deficits and budget cuts. Dan Gayaldo, 51, who currently serves as a Del Oro vice principal, has been n ...