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Community Calendar

A candidate night for Republican candidates for the 4th Assembly District will be hosted by the Republican Congress of Placer County at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18, at Veterans Memor ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 17, 1961 Issue) Faye Adams, a teacher in the Loomis community for 25 years, was awarded a P.T.A. Life Membership. A Lions Club dinner at the Ships Bell Restau ...

Community Calendar

A meeting to discuss proposed changes to a mixed-use development on Taylor Road proposed by the Lazarus Project has been set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, in the Fellowship Hall of ...

Placer Miners take second at Warrior Classic tournament

A trio of Loomis Basin Athletic League schools — Placer, Newcastle and Loomis — competed in last weekend’s Warrior Classic 7th grade boys basketball tournament hosted by Weim ...

Coin war pays off for group home

Placer Elementary School seventh-graders Camden Carter and Nicole Smith, both 12, organized and ran a coin war fundraiser at their school and raised $1, 261 for the Koinonia Foster ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Dec. 16, 1960 Issue) Pacific Gas and Electric Company planned to build a 200,000 gallon elevated water storage tank, at a cost of $100,000, to increase the supply i ...

Students learn to tap into potential

Placer Elementary School students listened to the wisdom of Bob Sparenberg, of De Coster’s Kids Program, a youth motivational anti-drug organization, during an interactive assemb ...

Have fun with these haunted happenings

Looking to scare up some fun this weekend? There are plenty of Halloween happenings brewing up this weekend in Auburn and beyond. Trick or treat today Safe Trick or Treating takes ...

Education foundation fundraisers saves P.E.

The Loomis Union School District's physical education program was threatened this year. The district qualified for a state physical education grant, but that grant was cut by one t ...

Loomis Union District scores highest API in county

Local elementary schools are some of the top in Placer County, based on recent state performance scores. As a district, the Loomis Union School District advanced 13 points to an o ...

Is your child in shape?

Are local kids physically fit? The State of California wants to know and each year fifth-, seventh-, and ninth-graders across the state are tested for strength, endurance and heal ...

Renovations, new programs take flight at local schools

Thermometers may still read “summer,” but elementary school parents are busy preparing their children to go back to school. Classes at six of the Loomis district schools start ...

Loomis Union School District 2010 graduates

FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY Abby Bacharach Daniel O. Becker Samantha Ann Bell Austin Branch Taylor Rae Brown Matthew Burger Sabrina Burri Huntley J. Campbell Aileen Nicole Carroll Dylan Al ...

District and classified workers reach agreement

The Loomis Union School District has reached an agreement with classified employees that freezes salaries and adds furlough days that will save jobs. According to Paul Johnson, dis ...

Placer's D.A.R.E. gets cut

State budget cuts have forced the Placer County Sheriff’s Department to choose public safety over drug education and local kids are missing out. Placer sheriffs cancelled the D. ...