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Del Oro sends nine wrestlers to CIF Masters meet

Del Oro High’s wrestling team will send nine wrestlers to this weekend’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Wrestling Championship Tournament, the last step before the CIF State ...

No. 1 seed not in the cards for Golden Eagle girls

Veteran Del Oro girls basketball coach Mike Takayama has been coaching long enough to know when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office offers the disclaimer — “Don’t anticipate t ...

Boys Playoff Notebook

Without a whole lot of fanfare and suspense, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its brackets last Sunday afternoon on the section’s Web site for its playoff basketball tourname ...

Classic car restoration shop coming to Loomis

A classic car restoration facility is coming to Loomis. Omar Lugo, of Loomis, plans to restore classic 1950s era trucks after he builds a facility at 3240 Taylor Road. Loomis pl ...

Learn fundamentals of baseball at clinic

The Del Oro Baseball Clinic for 2009 will take place from 9:30 to 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23, on the school’s varsity baseball field. Boys in grades one through eight can participate ...

Youth water polo practice begins

Eagle Youth Water Polo is open to boys and girls in grades three through eight. Practice is held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Del Oro High School po ...

Placer United Soccer to hold tryouts

Tryouts for the Placer United Soccer Club will begin Saturday, Feb. 28, for the under-9 (U9) to under-14 (U14) age groups and continue through Saturday, March 7. For the U15 to U18 ...

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 ...