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Toss around these local New Year's Eve hot spots

It’s not too late to make plans for having a memorable New Year’s Eve. Whether it’s going out for dinner, dancing or a show, or spending the evening at home, there are plenty ...

Penryn’s landmark Valencia Club back in business

PENRYN – The storied Valencia Club has a new lease on life thanks to new owners who are intent on retaining its timeless appeal. Freshly painted and cleaned to a sparkle, the ba ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 23, 1960 Issue) Loomis 4-H Club members did well at the Roseville and Auburn fairs. Exhibitors included Jim Carlisle, Stanley Carlisle, Susan Carlisle, Barbar ...

Outlaw barkeep jailed 15 days for Valencia Club ownership hoax

Travis Kevie, a homeless, bullriding cowboy who managed to bamboozle customers at Penryn’s Valencia Club for four days into believing he owned the bar, has been sentenced to 15 d ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 12, 1960 Issue) James A. Denio of Vineyard Road in Roseville sold the Valencia Club in Penryn for $15,000. Purchasing the business and license were Fred and Ev ...

Penryn’s outlaw barkeep ordered freed from Placer jail to widespread media buzz

Outlaw barkeeper Travis Kevie was ordered released from jail today with the buzz of media attention spreading his exploits to a widespread audience. But in the eyes of the law, he ...

Homeless man who opened illegal bar in Penryn’s vacant Valencia Club faces more charges

A homeless man who the Placer County Sheriff’s Department discovered illegally selling alcohol out of the vacant Valencia Club bar in Penryn is now facing a felony burglary charg ...

From Valencia Club "owner" to busted

PENRYN – The landmark Valencia Club is closed again and the man who claimed to own it is behind bars today facing charges of selling liquor without a license. Travis Kevie’s f ...

Rodeo cowboy gives Penryn’s landmark Valencia Club new life

Roseville’s Deborah Goodwill craned her neck as she was driving along Taylor Road, saw an open door at the Valencia Club and slowed to ask a question. “Are they ever going to o ...

Penryn’s landmark Valencia Club bar shuttered

Like the clip-clop sound of tires on granite-gray sections of Taylor Road cement that have remained rock-solid since the middle of the last century, the Valencia Club had stood the ...

Bikers rally for a cause

The Sons of California Motorcycle Club enjoyed a day of camaraderie and music Saturday at the Valencia Club in Penryn. The gathering was a benefit for the Boys and Girls Club of A ...

Taylor Road winds its way through Loomis history

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of three stories on people and places whose influence on the community has earned them recognition as Loomis icons. ICONS OF THE CO ...

Welcome the New Year in town

Ringing in the New Year close to home will be a lot easier this year, with even more choices. Two new restaurants in Loomis are both offering festive evenings to celebrate New Year ...