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Del Oro High School class of 2015 Senior Awards

Del Oro high school awards Class of 2015   Also awarded   Golden Eagle of the Year-  Ashlyn Cooper   Boy of the Year- Nicholas Walther   ...

Local students fundraise for animal shelter

For two weeks last month, students at a local elementary school became advocates for animals in need. As part of the Pawject fundraising drive, H. Clarke Powers Elementary School ...

Diane Nicholas chosen as a 2016 Lady GODIVA Program Honore

Tuesday at 5:30 a.m. was a great time for Diane Nicholas, who founded the nonprofit Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue organization eight years ago, to be checking the Internet. The ...

Del Oro teacher awarded top honor

When eight teachers and Del Oro High School’s principal arrived at Natalie Smith’s English class in March, she thought “something bad” had happened. Instea ...

Raglan honored for Navy work

Charlie Raglan served his country during World War Two as a flight engineer for the U.S. Navy, flying 16-hour trips over the Pacific from 1942 to 1945. This past weekend, Raglan& ...

Friends of the Penryn Library drive starts June 1

The Friends of the Penryn Library will have a clothing and household items donation drive June 1 through June 14 at the Rocklin ReUseIt station on Rocklin Road. To ensure that pr ...

Stephen M. Barooshian remembered

     Legend has it that when a tiny flower was created, the color was missing and the flower cried out, "Forget me not." A small bit of blue was added so i ...

Loomis Grammar students design school playground

If kids were allowed to design a playground what would they choose? A swimming pool, a zip line, a bounce house? These were just a few of the ideas suggested by 64 Loomis Grammar ...

Bob Hansen remembered as remarkable and caring

Born on the Loomis family farm where he lived and farmed most of his life, Robert E. “Bob” Hansen died April 17 in Roseville. At a celebration of life Friday at the Bl ...

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 ...

Diane Nicholas’ Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue competing for $10,000 in award money

To vote by Saturday: visit http://ladygodivaprogram.com/finalists. You can vote once a day. Diane Nicholas’ Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue competing for $10,000 in award money ...

Uptain to become superintendent of Placer Hills Union School District

After 22 years with the Loomis Union School District (LUSD), Franklin Elementary School Principal Cindy Uptain will take the top position in a nearby school district. In an April ...

Media Life: R&B pioneer’s grave marker turns up in Auburn

It’s a mystery that has Auburn’s Brianna Rubio perplexed. Actually, many people. It started with the discovery of a grave marker in the yard of a North Auburn property ...

New Loomis Planning Commissioner is family man first

Tim Onderko, the newest member of the Loomis Planning Commission, said this week that his role as a family-man is the reason he moved to Loomis four years ago and the reason he is ...

Jean Wilson honored as senior volunteer

Loomis Planning Commissioner Jean Wilson was honored as one of 20 nominees for Placer County Senior of the Year Service Awards. A luncheon on April 16 recognized senior volunteers ...