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Growing season heats up for farm to fork crowd

It’s been one slow growing season but nature’s bounty is starting to crop up in abundance at Placer County’s farmers markets. In a process that moves with the fickle nature ...

Community Calendar

A book sale fundraiser will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 25 and 26, at 2166 Swetzer Road in Penryn. Proceeds benefit Scooter's Pals, an animal-rescue grou ...

Community Calendar

Black Bear Outdoors, located at 3587 Taylor Road, will hold a free class on paintball tricks and techniques at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18. At 8 a.m. the following day, meet at the sto ...

Community Calendar

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

Community Calendar

Reserved seating for Del Oro High School 2010 home football games is being offered to benefit the football program. Packages are $150 for the Golden Eagle Pass, which includes free ...

Community Briefs

McLaughlin Theatre Company will present “Thoroughly Modern Millie” at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 22-2324, at the Loomis Depot. Tickets are $12 in advance or $1 ...

Community Briefs

The community pool at Del Oro High School is open for swimming and lessons. For pool hours and lesson schedule, call Loomis Town Hall at 652-1840. Artisan Outdoors is a new Loomis ...

Community Briefs

A silent auction of vintage western paperback novels is being held by the Friends of the Penryn Library. Bidding ends at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 20. The books are on display at the Pe ...

Fight off the summertime blues

“I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.” That’s a favorite lament heard during the lazy days of summer. These local activities will keep kids and grownups happy and active al ...

Community Briefs

Visit Placer County's museums Explore Placer County’s 18 museums from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9 and 10. Free admission to all the museums, located from Rosevi ...

Loomis Farmers' Market makes fruitful return

After more than 10 years without a farmers' market in town, fresh fruit and produce fans can now shop at the Loomis Farmers’ Market on Sunday mornings. Local growers of fruits an ...