Opinion

Children love the Loomis Library

We visited the Loomis Library this week for one of our frequent library trips and found out that there may be plans to close the library. My children couldn’t believe it. I d ...

Mayor says to attend Tuesday’s meeting about library

I am against the closing of the library.  The town will send a letter to the supervisors letting them know our feelings.  Our next meeting (March 10), we will hear from M ...

Media Life: Auburn stunt guru aids Marvel Universe Live!

Sacramento’s Sleep Train Arena will be welcoming one of the biggest, boldest and baddest bits of bombast seen in this area for quite some time when “Marvel Universe Liv ...

Wildlife Neighbors

A bird with the will to live    - a true story A male Black-headed Grosbeak, cracking sunflower seeds at a backyard feeder, was knocked to the ground by a haw ...

‘Focus’ brings Will Smith back into the limelight

For a long window in the late 20th century, Will Smith was easily the biggest movie star on the planet, capable of turning anything he touched into a major attraction. But by the ...

Letter to Placer County Jim Holmes

Dear Mr. Holmes,  I have become aware that there is a possibility that the libraries in Loomis and Penryn may close down.  I am very much opposed to this as ...

Placer County supervisors, library administration, don’t cut or close Loomis Library

The website of the Placer County Library Administration states, “We are committed to being a valuable source of information and lifelong learning to the residents of o ...

Don’t let anyone call themselves a winery

Unlimited “routine” promotional activities for 75 to 100 guests, with outdoor amplified PA systems and “temporary overflow parking” on parcels as small as 4 ...

Media Life: Movie, TV memories anchor Auburn man’s richly textured life

Open any door in Auburn – with permission of course – and there’s a story behind worth hearing. Perhaps many more. Over the past decade, Media Life has been a ch ...

Do you need to visit DMV to renew your drivers license?

Ask DMV: Questions and Answers for February 2015 The DMV is now using TouchScreen technology to administer the driver knowledge exam. How is it different from the written version? ...