PENRYN

Penryn Fire District failing financially

Penryn firefighter Edgar Olineka is worried. Olineka, a seven-year veteran of the Penryn Fire Protection District and a Loomis resident, likes his job and the community but has co ...

Penryn population corrected on town sign

Sometimes, it’s the little things. For Penryn resident Donna Delno, it was incorrect information on the Penryn sign on I-80. Penryn resident Bayford Butler said the populat ...

Raw Fit Training, extreme group fitness, now in Penryn

A New Year’s resolution to exercise more, and spend more quality family time, may soon be much easier to keep. Penryn and Loomis families will be able to exercise together & ...

Supervisors approve Bickford Ranch project

Bickford Ranch, a decades-old housing development in the unincorporated area of Placer County, is back on track. A changed Bickford Ranch specific plan was approved 4-1 Tuesday mo ...

Loomis resident scares family

Placer County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a family dispute at a Loomis home on Weston Road Thursday night. According to Dena Erwin, public information officer for the Pl ...

Loomis Town Council votes to help library

Plans to save the Loomis Library, which has been identified for closure by the Placer County Board of Supervisors, moved forward Oct. 29. The Loomis Town Council voted unanimously ...

Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer Fire District proposed consolidation

Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer Fire District proposed consolidation The Penryn, Newcastle, South Placer and Placer County are creating proposals to consolidate three fire sta ...

Horseshoe Bar-Penryn MAC recommends zoning change

Local property owners may soon have more flexibility in developing their land if the Placer County Board of Supervisors accepts a recent recommendation from the Horseshoe Bar-Penry ...

TOURNEY TIME: Sacramento, Placer County softball players begin ASA Nationals in Roseville today

Split at the seams and cracked beyond repair, the tattered remains of four softballs sat in a trash can inside the spacious California Breeze training facility in South Sacramento ...

Loomis-area residents comment on Bickford Ranch revisions at MAC meeting

Horseshoe Bar-Penryn area residents may still influence aspects of a pre-approved housing development for southeastern Placer County. Although the Bickford Ranch housing developme ...

Lower-density Penryn Orchard development clears hurdle

A dramatic downshift spurred by changing economic realities of the marketplace could soon see houses instead of apartments on a much-debated Penryn parcel. Apartments on the 15-ac ...

Loomis Basin Equine Medical Center hosts vaccine clinic to benefit rescue groups

The Loomis Basin Equine Medical Center will host a vaccine clinic for horses on March 21. With the help of horse owners who visit one of the six locations in Roseville, Placerville ...

Brake-light outage leads to three mail-theft arrests in Penryn

A late-night traffic stop in rural Placer County uncovered a mail-theft crime spree by a trio of Sacramento women, authorities allege. Three women in a car pulled over in Penryn f ...

Local businesses anticipate Raise80 project

With Interstate 80 scheduled to be closed in both directions on Jan. 27 and Jan. 28 from the hours of 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. and then temporarily from Jan. 25 through Feb. 9, locals are ...

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 ...