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Loomis student named a Top 100 student at Butler University

  Butler University senior Isabelle Obert has been named one of the Top 100 Students for 2016.  ​Obert, a Butler University education major, is from Loomis. The ...

Loomis calendar, starting May 5

Thursday, May 5 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates f ...

Ready, steady, donate

The challenge is about to begin: 31 Auburn competitors have been preparing since last fall for this 24-hour race to the fundraising finish known as the Big Day of Giving.  It ...

Soulful, only stronger and louder: David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger perform Saturday in Auburn

David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger have teamed up for a concert that showcases their individual and combined talents. The two longtime friends, often going opposite direction ...

Zach Deputy and Diego’s Umbrella perform in Auburn

Gypsy rock to funk and soul, dance the night away to these two internationally recognized recording artists. Show is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Auburn Event Center, 145 Elm Avenue ...

Colla Voce singers present mystery, magic, mirth

Colla Voce Chamber Singers has created a concert experience to usher in spring featuring songs of all genres ranging from J.S. Bach, William Byrd, and American composer Morten Laur ...

Sierra Nevada Winds presents ‘An Evening with Gershwin and Friends’

The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, a 45-member wind ensemble directed by Dr. Robert Halseth, will take the stage Saturday with world renowned violinist and pianist Dr. Ayke Agus. ...

Local residents inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Three area students, including one from Loomis, were recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor socie ...

Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Movie ‘Stars’ May Surprise You

After last week’s sometimes-controversial Top 5 All-Time Auburn Sports Stars rankings, Media Life is bravely going where no local journalist has gone before – ranking A ...

High octane blues rocker David M’ore performs tonight at Antuzzi’s Newcastle Inn

Here’s something to spice up your Friday night. Argentinean-born David M’ore shreds on his Fender Stratocaster like a comet coiling guitar strings, and sings with dee ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago May 11, 2006      The Loomis Art Loop, a free studio tour, includes jeweler Doug Horto ...

New style in Old Town: Carpe Vino celebrates a decade of dining

The effervescent glow of evenings in Old Town Auburn are reminiscent of Vincent Van Gogh’s “The Café Terrace on the Place du Forum.” The painter’s ...

Feeling saucy: Swordfish with béarnaise sauce and herb-lemon risotto

Sauces can take a dish from good to great, wonderful to wow, marvelous to magnificent … . I think you get the picture. Mac and cheese is really just macaroni in a cheese s ...

Local business supports “Bounty of Placer County” fundraiser

For the Colwells, the Loomis Community Preschool has evolved into a family tradition.   Rich and Nancy Colwell’s Thundering Herd Mandarin Ranch has been an active supp ...

Get rid of unwanted meds Saturday

A free medication take-back event will take place at 10 locations throughout western Placer County, including Loomis, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The event is led by the Coal ...