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Wildlife rescue group needs book donations

Gold Country Wildlife Rescue will hold a book sale from 8 to noon Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 28 and 29, at 2166 Swetzer Road in Penryn. Proceeds will be used for wildlife rehabilita ...

Axis Dance Company coming to Del Oro

Axis Dance Company will be in residence at Del Oro High School for two days next month, ending with a public performance. On Thursday, March 12, all students in the schools dance c ...

Loomis School Falcons of the Week named

Week of Jan. 5 — Kailey Aschemeyer, Evelyn Sidlovsky, Bryce Bartell, Conner Greg-erson, Cameron Rock, Bryce Rufenacht, Lacie Green, Monique Berry Week of Jan. 12 — Ethan Danner ...

Five Eagles take D-II titles

LOOMIS — Del Oro High junior Jesse Stafford couldn’t even bring himself to crack a smile after the biggest win of his career Saturday night. Stafford stunned last year’s stat ...

Cuts could chop Placer County Sheriff’s new helicopter

Grounding the Sheriff’s Department new helicopter, further depleting reserves, and tightening take-home-vehicle policies for law enforcement are among the new options on the tabl ...

Downtown business planners meet Monday

The next Loomis Town Council workshop on downtown business planning takes place Monday, Feb. 23, at the Loomis Depot. Food and beverages will be served at 4:45 p.m., and the worksh ...

Free tax preparation available at Loomis Library

The Tax-Aide Program will be offering free federal and state tax preparation again this year in Loomis. The service is offered by appointment only on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoo ...

Soroptimists recognize local women

Soroptimist International of Rocklin-Loomis honored area citizens at an awards ceremony held Jan. 28 at Loomis Veterans Memorial Hall. Awards totaled $6,375. Amee Catalano, a Del O ...

St. Mark's Church to welcome new associate

Right Reverend Daren Williams is scheduled to formally ordain the Rev. Edward T. Wright in a ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 22 at St. Mark’s Anglican Church. Rev. Wright will join Rev. ...

Swimming pool fundraiser at Blue Goose Feb. 27

Residents of the Loomis Basin will have the opportunity to attend a fundraiser for the Del Oro High School community pool next week, on behalf of Liz Scherer’s senior project. ...

Some life lessons are learned at an early age

Give cooks a 5-pound bag of flour and a stack of recipes and they can turn the flour into a table-full of cakes, cookies, breads, desserts and meals. Eighth-grade students at Loomi ...

Celebrating 100 days of being smarter

The two first-grade classes at Franklin Elementary School celebrated 100 days of being smarter on Feb. 6. Teachers Bonnie Robinson and Carolynn Basque and their students marked the ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 20, 1959 Issue) A large group of Loomis ladies from the Women’s Club of Loomis and the Loomis Jr. Women’s Club attended the benefit luncheon and fashion show ...