loomis fruit growers association

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (April 21, 1961 Issue) Placer School held a surprise birthday party April 13 for second-grade teacher, Mrs. Coradel Rollins, who had taught in the Loomis School Distri ...

Loomis loses a patron of local history in Barnes

Loomis lost a member of one of its pioneer families when Alice May Rippey Barnes died Jan. 29, 2011 at the age of 76. Barnes was a founding member and president of the Loomis Basin ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Dec. 30, 1960 Issue) The board of trustees of the Placer Joint Union High School District passed a motion to ask voters to approve a 52-cent override tax for a peri ...

Jazz Band offers a Jump Start to annual Eggplant Festival

In addition to food and fun, the Loomis Eggplant Festival will be packed with entertainment throughout the day on Saturday, Oct. 2. The Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce, the event ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 1, 1960 Issue) Strict enforcement of the 65-mile an hour speed law, which went into effect Jan. 1, was promised by Bradford M. Crittenden, Commissioner of the ...