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Historic High Hand goes solar

The High Hand fruit shed may be 110 years old, but is joining the 21st Century with an installation of inverter solar panels. Designed to convert sunlight into electricity, the pa ...

Starry Night to sparkle at High Hand Nursery

High Hand Nursery will flip the switch this week, setting the grounds aglow with thousands of holiday lights. Starry Night, A Celebration of Lights is from 6 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, ...

Gathering celebrates locally grown tomatoes

If you have not yet met the Bloody Butcher, Mr. Stripey or the Mortgage Lifter, it’s not too late. They, along with dozens of other tomato varieties, are being marched out this ...

Loomis iris tour blooms this weekend

Blooming bearded irises are a sure sign of spring in the Loomis Basin. And nowhere are the blooms more prolific, colorful and diverse than Horton Iris Farm. Irises will be the s ...

Community Calendar

A charity Chili Cook-off dinner will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 25, at the Loomis Grange Hall, 6486 Colwell Road in Penryn. The dinner is the senior project of Del Oro ...

Community Calendar

A Ruckin’ & Shuckin’ RugbyFest party, sponsored by the Sierra Foothills Rugby Club, begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Tickets are $40 and inclu ...

Shop locally for 'only in Loomis' gifts

You don’t have to travel far to find uniquely Loomis gifts – just take a drive down Taylor Road and make a few stops. Start at Foothill Feed & Gift. Amidst their inventory of ...

Wildlife rescue group needs book donations

Gold Country Wildlife Rescue will hold a book sale from 8 to noon Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 28 and 29, at 2166 Swetzer Road in Penryn. Proceeds will be used for wildlife rehabilita ...

Loomis council revisits Master Plan Design for downtown

With the recent acquisition of the Union Pacific Railroad land, the Town of Loomis is now revisiting the Master Plan Design guidelines prepared for the town in 1992. Parts of the p ...