homer takahashi

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Nov. 11, 1960 Issue) The gasoline war that was prevalent in the Rocklin, Roseville and Sacramento areas reached Loomis. Some stations cut their gasoline prices to 25. ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 12, 1960 Issue) James A. Denio of Vineyard Road in Roseville sold the Valencia Club in Penryn for $15,000. Purchasing the business and license were Fred and Ev ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 5, 1960 Issue) Boy Scouts of Loomis Troop 12, planned its annual potluck dinner an Court of Honor at the Loomis Memorial Hall. The 50th anniversary of Boy Scou ...

Men of the 442nd risked it all for their country

One of the brave men of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team was Homer Takahashi, of Loomis. It’s unfortunate he, and so many of his fellow Japanese-American veterans, didn’t live ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 11, 1959 Issue) David Barnes, son of Dr. and Mrs. P.D. Barnes of Loomis, had won the “Best of Show” award at the Empire Fair in Ukiah for a casein paintin ...