Opinion

State fair exhibit will really pop this year

Throughout the years, Placer County’s California State Fair Exhibits have taken multiple top awards, including technical, design and people’s choice awards. Whether thi ...

What good is the leash law?

I, as a pet owner whose pet cat was mauled by two domestic dogs running loose, would like to know “what good the leash law is.” I called the Town of Loomis and was ...

Loomis funds for library soar

The recent report by the Placer County Assessor shows that the value of property in Loomis has increased by 12 percent. The Loomis library run by Placer County is funded by the p ...

Looking back week of June 25

1 Year Ago June 26, 2015    Median strips hit a road block - Medians – those landscaped islands added to streets in neighboring cities such as Rocklin and Rose ...

Another View

Loomis Fire Protection District (LFPD) has completed one year of a three-year contract for administrative services from South Placer Fire District (SPFD). South Placer Fire Distr ...

Eagle Scouts are inspiring

My name is Tom Reynolds and I’m a Boy Scout with Troop 1045. I just wanted to tell you that I appreciate reading about other scouts who are working on their Eagle Projects ...

Bickford is not Loomis

A recent letter to the editor assumed that the Bickford Ranch development was in the Town of Loomis. This is incorrect. Bickford Ranch is in Placer County. Any concerns about this ...

Couple sends letter to Council

Our family has resided in Loomis for over 25 years.  We moved here for the rural lifestyle and the small community environment.  We have raised our family here and benefi ...

Couple sends letter to Council

Our family has resided in Loomis for over 25 years. We moved here for the rural lifestyle and the small community environment. We have raised our family here and benefitted from th ...

Looking back week of May 28

Looking Back   1 Year Ago May 29, 2014 Outdoor tribute to veterans draws hundreds - Men and women who have served the U.S. in the Armed Forces, both past and prese ...

Honor Flight benefits vets

Most veterans went to war and never received recognition; they just came back and went to work. Most, like my father, never talked about their experiences, but after visiting (Wa ...

Dad enjoyed Honor Flight

When I first heard about the Honor Flight to Washington, I thought it might be a trip my dad would really enjoy. I think now it was more than enjoyable; it was truly memorable. I ...

Thinking about starting your own business?

Owning your own business is one of the most challenging and rewarding things you can do in life so make sure you are prepared to succeed.  Here are five basic things to c ...

An update from your Placer County supervisor

I look forward to communicating with the people of the greater Loomis community in this new monthly column. In this month’s column, I’d like to talk a little bit abo ...

Council tries to keep library open

The Loomis Town Council sent a letter, dated April 28, to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, asking for a year to develop a community-based plan to prevent the Loomis Library ...