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Royal Ranges make presentation to Loomis Town Council

Members of the Royal Rangers, from the Loomis First Assembly of God Church, presented a flag they made bearing the town seal to the Loomis Town Council. The flag commemorates the t ...

New Loomis mayor issues appointments

New Loomis Mayor Gary Liss has made his committee appointments for 2010. Councilman Miguel Ucovich will serve on the Placer County committees that include Economic Development Com ...

Loomis dream became a reality 25 years ago

On Dec. 17, 1984, Loomis was incorporated to maintain our rural lifestyle instead of the path embraced by our neighboring communities. Our founders had a vision that a small town c ...

Voters to decide term limits

Voters may get two chances to decide Loomis council term limits in 2010 – in the June primary and November general elections. The Loomis Town Council voted 3 to 1 to place the te ...

Cost of special election would be a waste

The Town of Loomis has one of the best managed budgets of any city in California. While other cities, towns and counties are cutting back on services, laying off employees and red ...

Loomis says no pot shop - for now

Loomis council members have said “no” to medicinal pot until they have more time to study the issues and poll residents. The council unanimously approved a moratorium on the ...

State cuts Loomis a big check

Loomis doesn’t have to wonder anymore if the check is in the mail. The town finally got it and it’s a big one. Town staffers recently received a $500,000 payment from the stat ...

Earth Day is time to think globally, act locally

Since 1970, Earth Day has rallied people all over the world to celebrate the earth. In recent years, more people recognize that what is good for the environment is also good for th ...

Council disbands Parks and Open Space Commission

Committees just might get more done than commissions, at least that’s what the Loomis Town Council decided. The council, at their Jan. 13 meeting, decided to eliminate the five-m ...

New city leadership sworn in

There was a bit of swearing-in at the December town council meeting as newly elected and re-elected officials were seated. New town councilman Gary Liss was sworn in, along with co ...

Attorney for Rocklin developer expresses concern about Loomis trees

Attorneys for the Rocklin Crossings project showed a great amount of concern for Loomis residents at the last Loomis Town Council meeting. An attorney for the Rocklin Crossings Wa ...

Russ Kelley meets with area mayors in Sacramento

Loomis Mayor Russ Kelley was among are mayors who joined Sacramento Mayor-elect Kevin Johnson for a morning meeting of top city officials last week. Kelley said the breakfast meeti ...

Gary Liss, Rhonda Morillas take council seats

Newcomer Gary Liss and incumbent Rhonda Morillas have won the two Loomis Town Council open seats. Liss garnered 38.77 percent, or 1,623 votes in his first bid for public office. Fo ...

Liss, Morillas on top in early count

If the trend holds, the Loomis Town Council will have a new look come December. That’s when Gary Liss, who was leading Rhonda Morillas and Tom Millward in votes Tuesday evening, ...

Candidate talks issues at local forum

Del Oro High School juniors in attendance at the recent candidate forum won’t be able to vote at the presidential general election on Nov. 4. But they might have learned an impor ...