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Community Briefs

Marcelle, a jazz group that plays “silky, sultry” music, will be featured in the final summer outdoor concert, sponsored by the Town of Loomis at the Loomis Depot. Music starts ...

Learn to play paintball at Black Bear

Learn about playing paintball at a free class to be held at 6 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Black Bear Outdoors, 3587 Taylor Road, in Loomis. The class will cover all aspects of paintbal ...

Optimistic businesses buck the odds

Against all odds, some bold entrepreneurs have opted to open or expand a local business in 2009. Maddison Bell, 24, opened Minx Salon and Spa in October. The beauty salon is locat ...

Loomis awards first-ever business loan

Town of Loomis officials have awarded their first-ever business loan to Black Bear Outdoors. The Loomis council approved the $50,000 loan at their Nov. 21 continued meeting. Accord ...

Find summertime fun close to home

The economic woes and rising gas prices are keeping lots of folks close to home this summer. But that doesn’t mean summertime has to be dull. Local businesses offer some great w ...

Bailey to sell lemonade for cancer research on her birthday

In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, Ryann Bailey, of Loomis, will host an Alex’s Lemonade Stand as part of her 11th birthday party from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sa ...

Make mom feel special

Want to make mom feel special on Mother’s Day? Gifts from the heart are always the best, but giving her a little slice of Loomis in the form of a gift or gift certificate from a ...

The outdoors is all in the family

Dreams are coming true for a former Alaskan bush pilot and survival-skills trainer. Dan Abdon, of Penryn, and sons Tate Abdon and Blaire Abdon, banded together and recently opened ...

Black Bear Outdoors gets welcome to Loomis

I am glad that the building (Black Bear Outdoors) is not going to be just another vacant property. However, it saddens me to think an era is over in Loomis with the passing of Mr. ...

Black Bear Outdoors opens on Taylor Road

Black Bear Outdoors has opened at 3587 Taylor Road, across from the Blue Goose Fruit Shed in Loomis. The store provides kayak rentals and sales of white water and flatwater kayaks, ...