martha garcia

Thank you for 16 wonderful years in your community

My time at the Loomis News, for over 16 years this last time, has been a rewarding experience and you are all responsible for making it so. Loomis has become my second home, where ...

Editor Martha Garcia will be missed

A lot of people in Loomis are going to miss Martha Garcia. She put in a lot of time supporting charities and other local events taking place in Loomis. She always attended loc ...

Preserve your right to be heard

We’re all familiar with the tale of the Maytag repairman, waiting by the phone, hoping for a call. The workers at the Auburn election poll where I voted on Jan. 4 were in a simil ...

This fish tale has a happy ending

Several longtime residents of Penryn are living in temporary quarters, while their home gets a makeover. The inhabitants in this case are koi fish, which until recently filled the ...

Musicians to hold benefit concert for one of their own

For kids growing up in Colfax, the Colfax Theater was our primary source of entertainment. As long as we had a few quarters, we could walk a few blocks to see movies and the cartoo ...

Some life lessons are learned at an early age

Give cooks a 5-pound bag of flour and a stack of recipes and they can turn the flour into a table-full of cakes, cookies, breads, desserts and meals. Eighth-grade students at Loomi ...

America is in the good hands of its youth leaders

While some of us were lucky enough to sneak a few peeks at the TV during work to watch the inauguration of President Barack Obama, two young Loomis people were there to witness wha ...

Martha's Vineyard

Martha’s Vineyard: June 30, 2008 Welcome to Martha's Vineyard, the Myopolis blog of Loomis News editor Martha Garcia. This blog has been on a hiatus, but is back now with weekly ...