Living

GreenTree Ballet performs June 19

GreenTree Dance Studio presents ?Dance to Express? at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 19, in the Del Oro Performing Arts Center. The dance troupe will perform ballet, jazz, tap and modern da ...

Golfers swing for Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 12 was recently awarded $9,000 from the Loomis Lions Club. The funds came from a community golf tournament the Lions hosted in May for the benefit of local Scouts a ...

Garcia Foundation helps local students attend camp

It has been 10 years since John Garcia died from bacterial meningitis, but his legacy continues through a foundation and scholarships. John, who grew up in Loomis, was a member of ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (June 17, 1960 Issue) A meeting to determine whether or not an anterless deer hunt should be held in Placer County was planned in the county supervisors’ chambers by ...

Jerry Woods & The Torpedos To Headline in Colfax

Bigg Kidd. The Rupert Duncan Band. Johnny D and Roadmasters. Those are some of the big name acts that the Colfax Recreation Association has brought in to headline the popular Co ...

Loomis Union School District 2010 graduates

FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY Abby Bacharach Daniel O. Becker Samantha Ann Bell Austin Branch Taylor Rae Brown Matthew Burger Sabrina Burri Huntley J. Campbell Aileen Nicole Carroll Dylan Al ...

Barbecue at tennis tourney benefits DO girls team

See professional tennis players in action and enjoy a barbecue that benefits the Del Oro girls tennis team this weekend. As part of her senior project, Baylee Moranville will serve ...

Del Oro sends off class of 2010

Graduation day, said Del Oro High School senior Brandon Markin, was icing on the cake. “This is the easy part,” Markin said as he waited with the 350-plus graduates to hear the ...

Loomis war hero Alfred Nitta dies at 87

Loomis lost one of his war heroes on Memorial Day. Alfred Nitta, who fought with the highly decorated 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died May 31, 2010 at the age of 87. Mr. Nitta di ...

Don't risk biking without a helmet

Wearing a bike helmet is mandatory for kids, but look around – how many youth are really doing it? Liza Berry, 17, of Loomis, doesn’t ride bikes that often any more, but when ...