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Supes postpone hearing Penryn Orchard appeal

AUBURN CA - Appeals on the 150-unit Orchard at Penryn project are now scheduled to be heard by the Placer County Board of Supervisors on Oct. 11. Supervisors were slated to hear ap ...

150-unit Penryn residential complex passes Placer planning panel test

AUBURN CA - A divided Placer County Planning Commission voted 3-2 Thursday to approve the controversial Orchard at Penryn project. The decision signals an appeal to the Board of S ...

Council approves ‘costly’ tree preserve

The Loomis Town Council approved turning a subdivision site into a tree mitigation bank or nature preserve, but one council member thinks it’s too costly. The council voted 3-1, ...

Voice your concerns about the Orchard

An important meeting is coming up next Tuesday, Jan. 24, that could impact traffic on Taylor Road in Loomis and our rural lifestyle. The developer of the Orchard at Penryn propose ...

Planning commission hosts priory workshop

The Loomis planning commission will hold a workshop on the Regina Caeli Priory project next week. Project proponents requested the workshop, slated for 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. ...

Animal keeping ordinance to get second reading

Loomis residents wanting to own a few hens may soon get their wish. Amendments to the town’s animal-keeping regulations face one last hurdle at the second reading at Jan. 10 Tow ...

Loomis names new manager

Loomis’ new town manager considers Loomis a “gem.” “People are down to Earth here. Loomis is like a gem in the middle of metropolis,” said Rick Angelocci, who began as ...

Town bending signage rules

Did looser signage rules give Loomis businesses more options to attract customers, or are they turning some streets into a place where signs go to die? The town council is revisi ...

Loomis expresses traffic-congestion concerns over 150-unit residential complex in Penryn

Citing traffic-flow concerns, the town of Loomis waded into the debate Thursday over a 150-unit residential complex a San Diego company plans to build on a vacant 15-acre parcel in ...

Loomis is lucky to have Liss

How fortunate the Town of Loomis is to have Gary Liss as a dedicated elected councilman. He fulfills his duties responsibly and intelligently, and then goes beyond the call of duty ...

Letters to the Editor

Gary Liss is either senile or doesn’t understand what is going on in Loomis, as a councilman, he should be aware of the number of Placer Co sheriffs that the town has under contr ...

Agriculture is still a boom to state

Ag is good as gold It doesn’t take a California state Assembly resolution declaring March 23 California Agriculture Day to point out the importance of agriculture in the state, b ...

Loomis resident in trouble for disturbing protected wetlands

A Loomis homeowner and developer is in hot water for allegedly grading and clearing protected wetlands owned by the Town of Loomis, said town staff. According to Matt Lopez, town ...

Coalition wants Loomis to go 'green' to save some green

Recycle more and save some cash. That’s a message a local coalition wants to get out to Loomis households served by Recology, the Auburn Placer disposal company. The Town of Loom ...

Initiative getting costly

Measure A, the term limits initiative, continues to be a controversial and costly issue for the Town of Loomis. Voters approved the term limits initiative on Nov. 2 and also re-ele ...