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Japanese food tradition becomes sit-down dinner

A 59-year-old community event is making way for a new tradition. Committee members at the First United Methodist Church have decided to make changes to the Oriental Food Bazaar, r ...

Food bank seeks help

Those who can afford to shop at a grocery store find shelf after shelf of good things to buy and eat. But those who rely on the Loomis Basin Food Pantry to help feed their families ...

Japanese food specialties are on the menu

The 57th Annual Oriental Food Bazaar, featuring teriyaki chicken, chow mein, sushi and other authentic Japanese dishes, will run from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 5, in the ...

Community Briefs

Golden Eagle Baseball 2011 will hold walk-in registration from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Loomis Pizza Factory. Youngsters ages 5 to 14 are eligible to participate. Fees rang ...

Wonder Workers enjoy feast

The annual picnic of the Wonder Workers and Wonder Women, the volunteers who keep the grounds of the First United Methodist Church of Loomis in pristine condition, was hosted by Al ...

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 ...

Listen to St. Peterburg's Men's Ensemble Russian repertoire

The St. Petersburg Men’s Ensemble will visit Loomis for a performance of Russian folk songs, sacred music, modern compositions and popular melodies at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 29, ...

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 ...

Food bazaar draws crowds

The First United Methodist Church of Loomis would like to thank the community for supporting our Oriental Food Bazaar on March 6. For the first time in 56 years, we sold of everyth ...

Food Bazaar serves up Oriental cuisine

Carol Iwasaki can’t remember not being at the Oriental Food Bazaar. The fundraiser was started 56 years ago by the members of the First United Methodist Church of Loomis. Back t ...