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Del Oro future farmers raise funds for conferences

Del Oro High School Future Farmers of America chapter hosts its annual tri-tip-dinner-to-go conference fundraiser Oct. 30. Del Oro High School student and FFA member Mackenzie Lea ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 20, 2005      A memorial service was held for LaMarr “Lee” Ma ...

Loomis hires new public works director

Britton Snipes, the new Loomis director of public works, grew up in a small town and likes returning to a small town. Snipes grew up in Lovington, N.M. “It’s about th ...

Blue Goose, foundation finances in the black, says Elder

Loomis’ Blue Goose Event Center is adding new tenants and the foundation that operates it is financially stable, the group’s leader said Sept. 24. Randy Elder, preside ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 6, 2005      Purple ruled the day at the Loomis Eggplant Festival conceiv ...

Placer Water, San Juan district establish water supply intertie

The Placer County Water Agency and San Juan Water District have completed construction of a $1.5 million intertie project connecting the two’s treated-water systems. The int ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Sept. 22, 2005      Loomis pianist Diana Murray Tudsbury prepared for a solo concert a ...

Del Oro to host Honor Bowl, 9/11 memorial Friday

Loomis is in for a surprise this Friday when the Honor Bowl returns for the sixth time to Del Oro High School, according to Honor Group executive director and founder Mark Soto. & ...

Special Planning Commission meeting Tuesday; first in four months

A special Loomis Planning Commission meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to discuss a sign-height variance for a new sign at the entrance to Loomis at Taylor Road and Sierra College Boule ...

Fifth annual Hoops at Hoff's benefits local veterans

Backyard basketball, a Veterans of Foreign Wars honor guard and more than 200 people – that was the scene at Greg Hoffman’s Loomis home Sunday. Hoffman, 43, a Del Oro ...

Melon Mania draws thousands to rural garden

Scores of melon varieties drew thousands of attendees Saturday to a rural garden and farm that provides Loomis’ High Hand Café with produce. Lyn Bristol, head grower ...

Horseshoe Bar-Penryn MAC recommends zoning change

Local property owners may soon have more flexibility in developing their land if the Placer County Board of Supervisors accepts a recent recommendation from the Horseshoe Bar-Penry ...

Koinonia Homes teams up with Biletnikoff Foundation in Loomis

A Loomis home for at-risk teenage girls will be remodeled and modernized, thanks to a partnership with the Biletnikoff Foundation. Koinonia Homes for Teens and the Biletnikoff Fou ...

Koinonia Homes teams up with Biletnikoff Foundation in Loomis

Editor’s note: Look for the full story in the July 30 Loomis News edition. A Loomis home for at-risk teenage girls will be remodeled and modernized, thanks to a partnership ...

Del Oro Aquatic Center close to fundraising goal

Proponents of a new aquatic center at Del Oro High School are within $100,000 of their $2 million goal, according to a report received Tuesday night by the Loomis Town Council. Ac ...