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Taylor Road winds its way through Loomis history

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of three stories on people and places whose influence on the community has earned them recognition as Loomis icons. ICONS OF THE CO ...

45th Food Bazaar offers genuine Japanese fare

Barbecue smoke coming from the Placer Buddhist Church, located at Interstate 80 and Penryn Road, behind the Union 76 station, will signal the start of the church’s 45th annual Fo ...

Not all change in Loomis is good

I my over 30 years as a law officer in a major area, I never once arrested a boy for having a cap gun. Did I read correctly in that article that the school had been long closed for ...

Penryn farmers ready for the Gold Country Fair

It’s time once again for the annual excitement that is the Gold Country Fair. Beyond the midways with their neon lights and exhilarating rides, past the hucksters hawking the la ...

Loomis, Penryn Democrats to meet Saturday

Five Cities Democratic Club, which includes members from Loomis, Penryn, Newcastle, Ophir and Lincoln, will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at Round Table Pizza in the Raley’s ...

Elderly man drives wrong way on I-80 from Penryn to Auburn

A wrong-way driver entered westbound Interstate 80 at Penryn early in the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 15, and headed east, according to a press release from Kelly Baraga, public aff ...

15-year-old gets head start on NASCAR career

He may not have a license to drive, but Tyler Thomas, 15, can still tear it up on the racetrack. “I like to go fast. I like the feeling of speed, the adrenaline,” Tyler said a ...

Exercise your right to express your views through the Loomis News

As fall approaches and the Nov. 5 election day creeps in ever so closely, our readers will hopefully pick up pen and pencil (now mouse and keyboard or smart phone), to express thei ...

Placer County museums 'hitch-up' for tour this weekend

Where on earth can you find more than 80 model aircraft, Elmer Gum’s sheriff’s office, root-beer floats, a mining tunnel, “Snowshoe” Thompson’s super-long skis and histor ...

Loomis girls help Placer Prestige win National Cup

Placer United Soccer Club’s U16 Prestige Girls Gold team capped off a dream summer last week in Virginia Beach, Va. Playing in the US Soccer Club’s National Cup championship ma ...