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Concert to benefit local man

An outpouring of support has given a fourth-generation Loomis resident battling stage four cancer a new appreciation for his community. In July, Peter Oakes, 51, was diagnosed w ...

Sorry about the music at Expo

As Executive Director of the CCD Expo held in Loomis on September 16 and 17, I would like to extend a sincere thank you to the Loomis Town Council and staff, local businesses, and ...

Expo offers free entertainment, seminars, panels and speakers

This weekend it’s all about entertainment and how to create, produce, and make money on music, films and videos using new technology – and it’s all free. The Content, Creati ...

Thousands expected to attend Content, Creation and Distribution Expo

Downtown Loomis is about to become Hollywood north and a mecca for those trying to get “in the industry.” Peter Hamblin Oakes, a fourth generation Loomis resident, is organiz ...

Loomis to be techno hub?

Two local men doesn’t just want to put Loomis on the map, they want it to be at the center of the new virtual world. Peter Oakes and Dan McBride, both of Loomis, plan to do that ...

New movie 'collects' local talent, locations

If you like spotting familiar sites in movies, don’t miss “The Bill Collector.” Several Loomis, Auburn and Roseville locations are featured in the new full-length film, debu ...