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Manager stresses caution in 2011

Fiscal caution is advised as the Loomis Town Council begins the budgeting process for the up-coming fiscal year, according to Perry Beck, town manager. In a report created by Beck ...

Pay abuses 'very unlikely'

Scandals over grossly overpaid city administrators and elected officials have locals wondering if the same could happen in Loomis. According to Perry Beck, town manager, it’s ...

Reserves used to make town budget work

The Loomis Town Council has approved a budget for fiscal year 2010-11 that uses $250,000 of reserves to make ends meet. Vic Markey, of Loomis, questioned the council during the fin ...

Community Briefs

Ventriloquists Roger and Aileen Carroll will perform at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 1, at the Loomis Library, as part of the “Make a Splash — Read” annual Placer County Library ...

Loomis budget $294,000 in the red

Loomis is facing a $294,000 budget shortfall and road improvements may be on the chopping block. “We’re looking at everything right now,” Perry Beck, town manager, said when ...

Community pool to open for lessons, summer fun

Even though the swim season at the Del Oro High School pool will be a bit shorter than last year, there will still be plenty of time for fun in the sun. The pool opens June 14 and ...

Music boosters form group to save program

The Loomis Union School District’s music program may have escaped elimination next year, but supporters are mobilizing to ward off cuts. Community volunteers, parents and teacher ...

Loomis doing fine weathering financial storm

Despite the depressed economy, the Town of Loomis is financially holding its own. Roger Caroll, finance director, said the town is fiscally conservative and is careful about spendi ...

Mom gets swim-lesson program going at Del Oro

Denean Swenson didn’t fight city hall to get what she wanted. Instead, she worked with the Town of Loomis and the Placer Union High School District to get the Del Oro High School ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (April 24, 1959 Issue) Members of the Loomis Women’s Club attending the Sutter District Convention of the California Federation of Women’s Clubs held in Auburn wer ...