mike edwards

Is the state sending Loomis School District towards bankruptcy?

One thing is certain for Loomis students, educators, and parents – more education cuts are on the horizon. A budget workshop last week revealed that even in the best-case scenar ...

Promoting public education

The Loomis Union School District board of trustees met Dec. 9 at H. Clarke Powers School. Oaths of office and swearing in were administered to trustees Ann Baker, Jeanne Duvall and ...

Candidate paperwork pours in for local seats

The candidate slate is not quite set. While several citizens have thrown their hats in the ring to serve on Loomis Basin public agencies with open seats, the list of candidates in ...

Loomis Union reaches $14.8 million deal

The Loomis Union School District has seated a new board member and approved a budget that deficit spends by almost half a million dollars. Jeanne Duvall, of Loomis, was elected by ...

Loomis resident seeking 5th Assembly District seat

Mike Edwards announced he will seek the Republican nomination for District 5 State Assembly. In a statement announcing his candidates, Edwards said he believes he can represent the ...

Loomis Union School District weathers economic storm

The Loomis Union School District appears to be financially stable, despite state budget cuts to education of 20 percent. According to Jay Stewart, assistant superintendent of fina ...

Locals help nab crooks

Friday, Nov. 13, was an unlucky day for two suspected bank robbers. Their escape was thwarted by Jim Foster and Mike Edwards, two mild-mannered businessmen who aren’t usually inv ...

Community says no to pot shops

The Loomis Town Council has voted – there will be no pot shops in Loomis. The council unanimously voted to prohibit medical marijuana dispensaries within the town limits at a spe ...

Loomis district axes position

The Loomis school district plans to eliminate an assistant superintendent position to help survive the state’s financial crisis. According to Paul Johnson, Loomis Union School Di ...

New charter schools proposed

The Loomis Union School District board of trustees has received petitions that would create two new International Baccalaureate charter schools. The district has proposed a charte ...