Opinion

Loomis Library from a school librarian's view

I'm the librarian at Loomis Grammar School, and last week, I read an excellent article in The Rotarian (Rotary magazine) entitled "In Praise of Libraries ...

Resident writes letter defending library to Placer County Board of Supervisors

Dear Jack, Robert, Jim, Kirk and Jennifer, The mere thought of having our dear library closed is devastating to me. I rely on the library for many of the resources they ...

Roseville resident asks that Loomis Library and others stay open

(Sent to the Board of Supervisors) I understand that the Loomis Library and other local libraries are being closed.  Please reconsider this decision.   ...

Resident sees no improvement in roadwork

Months and months ago, I read about a grant of money for Loomis and debates about beautifications and roundabouts. Then some funky roadwork on Taylor from around Lorenzo’s ar ...

Reconsider decision to close Loomis Library

I read with dismay the announcement of the closure of the Loomis Library.  As a frequent and grateful user of the library, I ask that all other possible avenues of creative b ...

Keep the Loomis Library open

As a longtime Loomis resident, the Loomis Library has been a part of my life for over 25 years and is now an important part of my sons' lives. Having the ability to check ...

Looking back week of Mar. 5

      1 Year Ago March 6, 2014      Eggplant Festival looks to its roots – The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce is turning to ...

Possible closure of Loomis Library

I had heard of the limiting of hours for the Loomis Library but was horrified to hear that Mary George, director of library services for Placer County, would be announcing the c ...

Resident writes letter defending library to Placer County Board of Supervisors

Dear Jack, Robert, Jim, Kirk and Jennifer, The mere thought of having our dear library closed is devastating to me. I rely on the library for many of the resources they ...

Looking back week of Mar. 12

 1 YEAR AGO March 13, 2014 – Author, 91, pens Placer memories – Wistful and painful memories fill the pages of Hiroshi Kashiwagi’s new book, “Starting ...