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Loomis family creates Halloween home

The Soldano family of Loomis loves Halloween. So much so, that every year they spend weeks setting up 35 storage bins of decorations to ready their Tuscan-style home in Clos du La ...

Free Halloween photos continue Friday

Jamie Foster, 4-1/2, of Penryn, poses in her Barbie princess costume as Tina Raibley, of Simply Portraits, takes her picture. From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Oct. 30 an ...

Loomis pony dies after dog mauling

A family of six who live on Chisom Trail in Loomis is mourning the loss of their pet pony, which died after a vicious dog mauling. Sparkle, a chestnut pony described as being “v ...

Del Oro girls golf is Masters-bound

Sisters Cami and Bailey Furgeson shot 85 and 86, respectively, to lead the Del Oro High girls golf team to a second-place finish at the Division II championship at Bing Maloney Gol ...

Cowboys to wax poetic at Blue Goose fundraiser

Storytelling, old-time music and western-style humor will be center stage for the 2008 version of the Cowpoke Fall Gathering of Cowboy Poetry and Music that runs Nov. 6 through 8 a ...

Candidate talks issues at local forum

Del Oro High School juniors in attendance at the recent candidate forum won’t be able to vote at the presidential general election on Nov. 4. But they might have learned an impor ...

Commission approves Homewood fee waiver

A development agreement between Homewood Lumber and the Town of Loomis has been modified to lower fees by the planning commission and passed on to town council for a decision. “ ...

Del Oro students gear up for homecoming

Del Oro High School has been an eagle’s nest of activity as students prepare for the finale of a weeklong Homecoming 2008 celebration. The 2008 Homecoming theme is “Where the M ...

Del Oro frosh blast tigers, 30-3

The beat went on for the Del Oro High frosh football team on Thursday, Oct. 23. Receiving a 81-yard touchdown run by fullback Ronnie Warner and a 60-yard fumble return for another ...

DO looking for home-field advantage for Homecoming

The Del Oro High School football team is hoping that a good helping of home cooking will help salvage the 2008 football season. Suffering its second straight Sierra Foothill Leagu ...

Becker advances to SFL singles championship

LOOMIS — Kelsey Becker has already eliminated her younger sister at the Sierra Foothill League singles tennis tournament. On Thursday, she’ll take on one of her best friends i ...

Del Oro golf is Masters-bound

SACRAMENTO — Sisters Cami and Bailey Furgeson shot 85 and 86, respectively, to lead the Del Oro High girls golf team to a second-place finish at the Division II championship at B ...

Del Oro JVs bounce back; hand Roseville first loss

After a tough opening week Sierra Foothill League setback to Granite Bay, the Del Oro JV football team bounced back last Friday for a 35-24 win over a previously undefeated Rosevil ...

Hortons continue farming tradition in Loomis

The Horton Farm Family Pumpkin Patch has been growing pumpkins for four years at the century-old family farm. Doug Horton, with the help of his wife, Jennifer, and daughter, Majken ...