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UPDATE: Homewood development agreement decision continued

Loomis Town Council voted to continue the discussion of a development agreement between the town and Homewood Lumber to 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 15, at the Loomis Depot. The council ...

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Tackiest Sweater Search

The holidays are here and it’s cold outside! What better time to dust off that tacky holiday sweater of yours and try it on again! Once it’s on, take a photo, send it in and yo ...

Low-cost flu shot clinic scheduled

There is one more opportunity for residents to get low-cost flu shots, provided by Placer County Health and Human Services. The clinic takes place from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Dec ...

Community Briefs

Christmas craft fair at Blue Goose The second annual Christmas Craft Boutique and bake sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at the Blue Goose. Several vendors ...

UPDATE: Homewood owner wants decision

On Dec. 9, the Loomis Town Council voted to continue the discussion of a development agreement between the town and Homewood Lumber to 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 15, at the Loomis Depo ...

Today is deadline Loomis News November Athlete of the Month vote

There is an election going on. It’s an election to choose the Looomis News’ November Del Oro High School Athlete of the Month. Each month, Gold Country Media sports editors nom ...

Placer County employees must take 4-day furlough

Placer County supervisors acted Tuesday to shore up a projected $9.6-million loss in revenue this year with a series of cost-cutting measures that includes a mandatory four-day fur ...

47th annual Del Oro boys hoops tournament opens Thursday

One of the Sacramento area’s longest running boys basketball tournaments will renew this weekend as Del Oro High plays hosts to its 47th annual invitational tournament which begi ...

Angels bring holiday cheer to seniors

The “Angels for Aging” program of the Assistance League of Greater Placer helped provide holiday cheer to elderly residents of the Country Villa Healthcare Center in Auburn. A ...

Father and son biking buddies

Bob Balzhiser, of Folsom, and his son Greg Balzhiser, an Air Force pilot living in Texas, use the Loomis multi-modal lot as the starting point for a vigorous bike ride. Balzhiser w ...

Funding of restrooms at Loomis Community Park put on hold

Five Cities Girls Fastpitch Softball players just want equal rights, at least that’s what league officials are saying. The girls, their parents and league officials want the same ...

Choosing a noble fir

Ted Greenfield, owner of Foothill Feed & Gift on Taylor Road in Loomis, was anticipating the weekend of Dec. 6 and 7 to be the busiest for tree purchases. Greenfield said the most ...