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Placer Union revisits intradistrict transfer issue

Placer Union High School District reopened discussion last month about its policy on allowing students to switch schools, which was a source of controversy last fall when the distr ...

Loomis Mayor Scherer to resign from council

In a surprise announcement at the Loomis Town Council meeting, Mayor Walt Scherer said he planned to resign from office to allow a Loomis business owner to serve out his term. Sch ...

Big crowd but Placer supes put off Penryn apartment appeal decision

AUBURN CA - Red ‘stop’ signs on signs and red-shirted opponents to the 150-unit Orchards at Penryn apartment proposal were abundant Thursday at an appeal hearing in front of th ...

Priory approved with conditions

The Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eurcharist will have a Loomis priory, now that the planning commission has approved the project. Local resident John O’Brien said of ...

Burned mansion to be razed

A burned-out mansion in Poppy Ridge Estates has a new owner – and he plans to demolish it. Robert Barakat purchased the shell of a two-story, 7,000-square-foot home located at 5 ...

Fire District asks for help with railroad road closures

The Loomis Fire District has asked for support with emergency response on the west side of town when railroad repair work begins in 2012. Railroad crossings could be closed up to ...

Railroad repairs may force Loomis road closures

Union Pacific track upgrades chugging toward Loomis promise to slow the pace this holiday season. The track renewal project, slated to hit Loomis Dec. 18, could close up to three ...

Loomis names new manager

Loomis’ new town manager considers Loomis a “gem.” “People are down to Earth here. Loomis is like a gem in the middle of metropolis,” said Rick Angelocci, who began as ...