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Media Life: 'Girl on the Train,' dogs, James Patterson tops in Placer County

In the world of adult fiction, dogs are, well, top dog in Placer County. So says digital records compiled by the Placer County Library Sirsi system. Sirsi keeps a count of librar ...

Looking Back Column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Dec. 8, 2005      Services were held for James Chestine DeVilliers, 88, a World War II ...

Sunday's MandaRun

Employees of the Placer Hills Union School District teamed up to run in Sunday's Manda Run in Loomis. The running group is part of the school ...

Media Life: TBS 'Conan’ appearance for Auburn drummer’s Saint Motel

Auburn’s Greg Erwin and Saint Motel are riding a second crest of success as their new recording “Cold Cold Man” moves up the charts. The L.A.-based Saint Motel g ...

Ron Montana’s 5 Movies To See Before You Die

It’s more than the popcorn-spilling action or a megastar’s latest turn on the big screen when Auburn writer Ron Montana plunks down cash to take in a movie. What he&rs ...

The Company and Del Oro Theatre Arts present ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’

“Arsenic and Old Lace,” since debuting in American theaters in 1944 starring Cary Grant, has been a favorite of high school theater productions. From Nov. 12 to N ...

Media Life: 7 Auburn Facts Sure to Haunt Your Halloween

Auburn is such a nice, quiet place. But beneath that small-town exterior lurks plenty of Halloween horror lore, just waiting to spring to life on Oct. 31. Here’s a Media Li ...

Goodbye legendary “No. 25 Thai Hot”

In deference to both the bold and the less adventurous, David’s Thai Cuisine has always left the choice up to the diner. There’s a graded scale of peppery heat that&rs ...

Gollnick back in the saddle

After missing most of last soccer season with an injury, Lauren Gollnick is making up for lost time with her Dominican University women’s team this fall. Gollnick, a 2012 D ...

Owner of Loomis News dies

William J. Brehm Sr., 89, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer at his home in Poway, Calif.   Brehm, the head of Brehm Communications Inc., owned more than 60 dail ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 6, 2005      Purple ruled the day at the Loomis Eggplant Festival conceiv ...

Media Life: Auburn pie place Ikeda’s awaits repeat TV fame

The Media Life spotlight on Auburn’s Ikeda’s Market appearance in nationally syndicated PBS documentary “A Few Good Pie Places” created an appetite for view ...

Cruisin’ with The King in Auburn

It’s a Cadillac Coupe de Ville fit for The King. And owner Mariano Sanchez isn’t afraid to bust out the accoutrements of royalty when Cruise Nite rolls around. The ol ...

James Belch receives special certification

James Belch, who co-owns the only physical therapy office in Loomis, recently became one of the select practitioners nationwide board-certified in orthopedic physical therapy. Bel ...