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Placer Ballet dances to Cinderella's story

Placer Ballet will perform “Cinderella" at 1 and 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, and noon and 4 p.m. Sunday, May 2, at the Placer High School Theatre, 275 Orange Street in Auburn. Ticket ...

Youth pastor gets prison for sex with teen

A Placer County judge sentenced a Rocklin youth pastor to prison Wednesday for carrying on a sexual affair with a 14-year-old church member. Jeffery Allen Waisner, 33, of Lincoln ...

Loomis Union to offer junior kindergarten program

The pre-kindergarten set and their parents have some new educational options. The Loomis Union School District is offering a free junior kindergarten class and a modestly priced pr ...

Cover model: Loomis' Craig Takagishi makes Parade magazine

When Craig Takagishi filled out a Parade online survey, he had no idea he’d end up on the cover of the newspaper magazine. But on April 11, almost a year since the Loomis residen ...

Placer's D.A.R.E. gets cut

State budget cuts have forced the Placer County Sheriff’s Department to choose public safety over drug education and local kids are missing out. Placer sheriffs cancelled the D. ...

Loomis doing fine weathering financial storm

Despite the depressed economy, the Town of Loomis is financially holding its own. Roger Caroll, finance director, said the town is fiscally conservative and is careful about spendi ...

Getting to Know: Woody's Market and Deli

WOODY’S MARKET AND DELI Where: 5911 King Road, Suite A, Loomis 652-7995 Hours: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday Owners: Madan Sidher and Shashi ...

Cal Fire inspecting for defensible space

Inspectors from Cal Fire are conducting defensible space inspections in Placer, Nevada and Yuba counties in an effort to educate and advise homeowners on the best ways to create de ...

Plans underway for Loomis art tour

The Loomis Art Loop seventh annual Spring Open Studios Tour is set for Mother's Day weekend, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 8 and 9. The tour is free and features 11 Lo ...