Doolittle says Justice Department case closed against him

WASHINGTON — Former California Rep. John Doolittle, who retired from Congress while under investigation in the Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal, said today that the Justice Departm ...

Elementary teaching icons call it a career

Editor’s note: This first installment of a two-part series highlights the careers of retiring Loomis Union School District teachers Lou Ferguson and Debbie Newton. See next week ...

Things to do, place to go in Loomis

The Loomis Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Those who have farm or homegrown fruits, vegetables, nuts, value-added product ...

Placer County layoffs loom as revenues drop

Placer County’s budget blues are continuing with no end in sight and layoffs again in the picture. The county is moving forward with a budget plan for 2010-11 that is down 5.7 p ...

Del Oro saying goodbye to Class of 2010

The Del Oro High School Class of 2010 is “determined and motivated,” according to Dan Gayaldo, principal. “They establish clear goals and set a course to achieve those goals ...

District and classified workers reach agreement

The Loomis Union School District has reached an agreement with classified employees that freezes salaries and adds furlough days that will save jobs. According to Paul Johnson, dis ...