Opinion

Traffic congestion could increase from Rocklin Road into Loomis

  If you use Rocklin Road to access south Loomis, you need to be very concerned. A high-density, 195-unit apartment complex is proposed for the southeast corner of Roc ...

What do those opposed think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants simil ...

Media Life: Auburn stuntman helping fulfill Evel Knievel dream

When a veteran stuntman tries to do what Evel Knievel famously attempted 41 years ago and fell short of, Auburn’s Gary Davis is the expert on all things death-defying called ...

‘Cinderella’ a classic good tale

Disney is going through another phase where they churn out live-action adaptations of some of their animated masterpieces, only to be met with mixed results. So far, revisionism r ...

‘Cinderella’ a classic good tale

Disney is going through another phase where they churn out live-action adaptations of some of their animated masterpieces, only to be met with mixed results. So far, revisionism r ...

Lookin back for Mar.19

1 Year Ago March 20, 2014 – Jr. Golden Eagles missing tens of thousands – Tens of thousands of dollars in funds missing from a local youth sports organization has put ...

Raises match funding loss

So the residents of Placer County are facing two library closures.  The Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries are being considered for closure due to a reported $200,000 plus a ye ...

Media Life: Auburn syrah in wine mag winner’s circle

Forgive Wine Spectator magazine for pouring on some poetic license to top off its enthusiastic review of an Auburn wine. But when it’s from racecar driver Scott Pruett&rsquo ...

Save our Loomis Library from closing

Editor’s note: Sara Gardner, 16, submitted the following letter to the Placer County of Supervisors on March 4. Dear Mr. (Jack) Duran, Mr. (Robert) Weygandt, Mr. (Jim) H ...

Saving our library system – our vision for the future

    I hope that many of you reading this have had the opportunity to visit a Placer County Library recently to borrow a book, DVD, book on CD, music CD, use a computer, ...