Tripping the flight fantastic: Starlings perform sky aerobatics over Newcastle

The first of the flock starts flying in around 4 p.m. and an hour later mass movements of starlings darken portions of the sky as they soar and swoop in formation over a rural New ...

Time to turn the page on old calendars

Leave your 2009 worries and woes behind, 2010 is here. It’s time to toss out that old calendar and start the next year with a clean, uncluttered slate. You can find calendars f ...

Abuelos Mexican Restaurante keeps it all in the family

Three generations of a family are working side-by-side in a Loomis eatery that now serves authentic Mexican food. According to its owners, Abuelos Mexican Restaurante (abuelos is S ...

Christmas Basket program helps needy

Good will overflowed at the Doupnik Manufacturing warehouse Saturday morning. Nearly 300 volunteers filled the Rippey Road building to sort and fill boxes with a holiday meal for ...

Family traditions highlight holiday season

As December rolls around, Christmas trees go up, stockings are hung and presents carefully wrapped. On the street you may see carolers, holiday discount advertisements, or Salvatio ...