independence day

Firing fireworks off-limits in Loomis

There’s lots of ways to celebrate the Fourth of July. In Loomis and throughout unincorporated Placer County, shooting off fireworks isn’t one of them. “All fireworks within ...

A pride full of Lions

Loomis Lions Club members, as well as other area Lions Clubs, helped organize the Independence Day Parade in Auburn Friday. The parade started near the top of Lincoln Way and wound ...

Keep those fireworks out of Loomis, or else

Don’t even think about setting off fireworks in Loomis. July 4 is Saturday and fireworks are a traditional part of celebrating our nation’s independence. However, all fireworks ...

Three cheers for the Red, White and Blue

Dylan Cosbie, 17, a Del Oro High School junior, and his sister Kristie, 18, hang the American flag at their Val Verde Road home in Loomis in honor of Independence Day. The Fourth o ...

Bud's Beat

Happy Birthday. No, not mine, although I did add another notch on the tree of life a couple of weeks ago, and I’m not thinking of any of your big days, either. I’m getting all ...

CHP targets safe July 4th holiday on Highways

As California motorists head toward traditionally crowded highways on the Fourth of July holiday, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is urging drivers and passengers to protect th ...