PENRYN

Penryn church to make joyful noise celebrating new pipe organ

PENRYN - The sound is crisp with plenty of presence as Pastor Jonathan Kehren bends into a hymn, his fingers adeptly finding the keys. Above him, pipes recently installed sen ...

Local middle schools run for title

More than 400 young athletes hit the Del Oro High School track May 21 in a competition to show that there’s more to running a race than just winning. Competing in the Loomi ...

Media Life: When giant arrows guided planes over Placer

It’s hard to believe in a 21st century world that early day pilots in flimsy flying machines were guided on low-altitude, cross-country jaunts by giant concrete arrows spaced ...

Penryn’s landmark Ground Cow eatery grinds to a halt

PENRYN -- It started in Penryn in 1963 as the Ground Cow, a landmark restaurant stop promising thick, creamy 40-cent milkshakes, charbroiled burgers for six bits and ice-cold 40-ce ...

Penryn man held in Salvation Army meat theft

Auburn police arrested a Penryn man Thursday afternoon and were seeking another in connection with the theft of $5,000 worth of frozen beef from the Auburn Salvation Army. Most of ...

Placer has room for single-room-occupancy housing projects

Placer County supervisors moved ahead with plans Tuesday intended to provide more opportunities to develop single-room-occupancy housing for the homeless. The board approved amend ...

Judge raises bail to $500,000 in Penryn care-home rape case

  AUBURN CA - A Placer County judge increased bail Friday for care-home rape suspect Marquise Montgomery from $150,000 to $500,000. Montgomery, 22, was arrested Wednesday in ...

Man arrested for rape of severely disabled woman in Penryn

Thanks to a relative’s DNA sample and more than a month of searching, Placer County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a suspect Wednesday night in the alleged rape o ...

Placer supes to resume discussions on 150-unit Penryn apartment project

  AUBURN CA - Debate over a 150-unit apartment project in Penryn will resume Dec. 11 at the Placer County Board of Supervisors. The Dec. 11 meeting will be the third before ...

One dead in crash between Lincoln and Penryn

One person is dead in a crash Wednesday morning on Sierra College Boulevard near 12 Bridges Drive. The two-vehicle crash took place at about 6:20 a.m. and a stretch of  the r ...