University of California

Tuition hikes put a ‘squeeze’ on middle class wallets

With tuition increases planned for the coming year in the University of California and California State University systems, some middle class families are feeling a “squeeze” o ...

Tuition hikes price UC out of reach for some locals

The University of California system this week could raise tuition for the second time in less than a year as officials respond to more state budget cuts. And the potential outcome ...

All urged to book it to Placer’s ‘Big Read’

This month everybody in Placer County could have one thing in common — a book. Placer County Library, through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, participates thi ...

Community gives kids a boot up

Firefighters from Loomis, Penryn and Newcastle districts took part in the Fill-The-Boot charity drive Feb. 16 and 17 at Horseshoe Bar Road and Interstate 80 in Loomis. They colle ...