american legion

Stepping up to serve

Miners Ravine 4-H served and cleared and tables during the American Legion cioppino dinner held Feb. 5 at the Blue Goose. The club was rewarded with tips from dinner guests for the ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (March 3, 1961 Issue) The annual Blue and Gold dinner and meeting of Pack 12, Cub Scouts of Loomis was held at Memorial Hall. Receiving awards were Larry Daniel, Ken ...

Community Calendar

A meeting to discuss proposed changes to a mixed-use development on Taylor Road proposed by the Lazarus Project has been set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, in the Fellowship Hall of ...

Community Calendar

The Loomis Friends of the Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, and 11 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29. Donations are accepted; call 652-7061. A ...

Community Calendar

The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce will hold its installation and community awards dinner Thursday, Jan. 20, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. The no-host bar opens at 5 p.m.; dinner ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 13, 1961 Issue) Vickey Jane Jacobs was the winner of the 1961 Betty Crocker Homemaker of Tomorrow for Del Oro High School. She received the highest score in a ...

Community Calendar

Heartbreaker, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, will perform Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in adv ...

Loomis war hero Alfred Nitta dies at 87

Loomis lost one of his war heroes on Memorial Day. Alfred Nitta, who fought with the highly decorated 442nd Regimental Combat Team, died May 31, 2010 at the age of 87. Mr. Nitta di ...

Getting to Senior L.I.F.E. just got easier

South Placer residents who participate in the Senior L.I.F.E. Center in Loomis no longer have to worry about how to get there if they don’t drive. The non-profit center, which is ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 26, 1960 Issue) Among the Loomis area residents who attended the Olympic Games at Squaw Valley were Messrs. and Mesdames Harold Struble, William Tudsbury, Walt ...

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 ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 6, 1959 Issue) Pack 12 Cub Scouts of Loomis met for their monthly pack meeting with 151 in attendance, the largest on record. The meeting was opened with the fla ...

Legion cioppino feast tickets available

American Legion John A, Stacker Post 775 will host its annual Cioppino Dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, at Loomis Veterans Memorial Hall. Tickets are $30 each; act now as the eve ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 30, 1959 Issue) The third annual Pancake Breakfast sponsored by the Loomis Jr. Women’s Club was set for Feb. 21 at the Loomis Memorial Hall. The all-you-can-ea ...