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Nonprofit raises funds for seven schools

A handful of residents have raised at least $300,000 for Loomis schools in the last eight years. That’s through the efforts of the nonprofit Loomis Basin Education Foundati ...

Loomis Relay for Life is this weekend

Courtney McVey, the Relay for Life event lead, hopes more residents decide to participate at Relay for Life this Saturday and Sunday. As of press time Tuesday, nine teams had reg ...

Parents protest transfer of school principal

Recently, 35 Loomis parents met to voice concerns about their school principal’s transfer to another school in the Loomis Union School District. Heidi Bunio said she and oth ...

Loomis, Meadow Vista library future remains uncertain

Placer County supervisors are willing to look at new ideas for keeping Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries open. But board members stopped short Tuesday – despite a steady str ...

Homeless study: Gathering Inn needs “major changes”

Many of The Gathering Inn’s ways of helping the homeless need to be overhauled, a new report states. The report, by a San Antonio, Texas consulting firm, states that the Ros ...

Loomis, Meadow Vista library future remains uncertain

Placer County supervisors are willing to look at new ideas for keeping Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries open. But board members stopped short Tuesday – despite a steady str ...

Interstate 80 in Loomis to close in both directions overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

Interstate 80 will be closed overnight Tuesday and Wednesday in both directions in Newcastle as crews raise the Horseshoe Bar Road Overcrossinging, according to the California Depa ...

Cowboy swing comes to Loomis April 11

Western swing music and dance take center stage as The Stardust Cowboys perform a blend of original and traditional western swing tunes in tribute to the cowboys of yesteryear and ...

Bingo Round-Up on April 15 will benefit Assistance League of Greater Placer

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from Assistance League of Greater Placer members to round up friends and attend their eighth annual Bingo Round-Up o ...

Del Oro students present “West Side Story” April 16 to April 25

Shere Freedman describes her role as director of Del Oro High School’s production of “West Side Story” as a guidance counselor, boot camp sergeant, surrogate moth ...