Loomis

Storm causes major accidents in Rocklin, Loomis

Early Thursday morning winds from a storm caused several accidents in south Placer. According to Rocklin Police Department spokesman Lt. Scott Horrillo, a downed power pole cause ...

Community celebrates Koinonia expansion

So many visitors were recently packed into Koinonia’s newly-renovated career center that the sound registered 90 decibels on a friend’s meter, according to Koinonia Hom ...

Koinonia Homes for teens grateful for community support

Christmas time can be difficult for foster children but Koinonia Homes for Teens and its sponsors make sure that the youth living in the organization’s homes have a happy hol ...

Cowpoke Fall Gathering celebrates 24 years of cowboy poetry

Music sometimes takes a backseat to poetry at the annual Cowpoke Fall Gathering in Loomis, but this year, the featured performer was Kristyn Harris, an “American Idol” ...

Loomis preschool celebrates 30 years

Three decades of educating and caring for Loomis-area children… Penryn Oaks Preschool and Daycare owner Lily Gallagher opened her Loomis preschool after running an Elk Grov ...

Ruff Stuff Specialties: working hard to keep vehicles off the road

Tucked away in an industrial area of Loomis, Garett and Mallory Kittredge are helping keep vehicles off the road. Their company, Ruff Stuff Specialties, has been in business for n ...

Two Loomis businesses closing: Yogurt Shop, Christensen's Saddlery

Two long-time Loomis businesses, with nearly 40 years between them, will be closing this month: The Yogurt Shop and Christensen’s Saddlery. Christensen’s Saddlery has ...

The Ugly Mug much more than coffee

DeeDee Lawrence wants visitors to know one fact: The Ugly Mug is not a coffee shop. While Lawrence’s restaurant serves coffee and espresso, and while there are a smattering ...

Loomis residents might see reduced fire insurance rates

An improved rating for the South Placer Fire District could mean lower fire insurance rates for Loomis property owners, according to Battalion Chief Darren McMillin. The South Pla ...