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Community Briefs

The season of free summer outdoor concerts, sponsored by the Town of Loomis, opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 4, at the Loomis Depot. The Station Pickers will perform bluegrass musi ...

Retiring teachers save jobs

Four pink-slipped Loomis teachers won’t be losing their jobs after all, now that five veteran teachers have accepted a retirement incentive package. The Loomis Union School Distr ...

Volunteers raise money to save PE

Volunteers are racing to generate funds to save the physical education program at six schools in the Loomis Union School District. Loomis Basin Education Foundation members and an ...

Community Briefs

Animal behavior and pet dental health will be discussed by two different speakers at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1, at the Loomis Depot. Veterinarians Ken Pawlowski and Melissa Gates ...

Electronic waste drives give back to community

Even though the first day of spring is about a month away, it’s not too early to begin spring cleaning. Getting rid of electronic waste will be an easy task, as several organizat ...

Loomis students reap rewards of home tour

On behalf of the Loomis Basin Education Foundation, I would like to thank the community for supporting the second annual Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour. Thank you to the businesses ...

Get in the holiday spirit on home tour

Some local homeowners have already begun the daunting task of decorating their homes for the holidays. They’re getting a head start to be ready for the second annual Loomis Basi ...

Runners hit the track

The MandaRun ’09 race was held Saturday morning, Oct. l17, at Franklin Elementary School. Approximately 300 runners, joggers and walkers entered 5k, 10k and kids’ 1/4-mile rac ...

Education Foundation launches fundraiser

The Loomis Basin Education Foundation has begun its second annual Giving Campaign, which will continue through Dec. 31, 2009. The Education Foundation supports the vision of the Lo ...

More educational enrichment, por favor

Running to fund enrichment classes is just one goal of the Loomis Basin Education Foundation’s MandaRun ’09. The third annual 5K, 10K and kids’ fun run starts at 8 a.m. on Sa ...

Recyling fundraiser was a big success for Loomis schools

Thank you to the many families from Loomis and surrounding communities and businesses who brought their donations of electronic waste to our recycling drive on Saturday, April 18. ...

Electronic-waste fundraiser benefits LBEF

A bin full of computers, televisions, printers and other electronic waste will be turned into cash for students in the Loomis school district. “We filled up five bins which surpa ...

Volunteering comes naturally for Steve Harari

“Loomis is packed with volunteers, dozens and dozens,” said Steve Harari. Harari, of Loomis, claims there are many parents, just like him, who pitch-in to help when they are n ...

2008 brought many changes to Loomis

In early January 2008, a powerful storm and strong winds toppled trees and left thousands of locals without power for a few days. Those winds also ushered in a year of significant ...