Living

Everyone invited to Blue Goose open house

The Blue Goose Event Center is one of the busiest venues in the Loomis area. The nonprofit South Placer Heritage Foundation runs the venue at Taylor and King roads and is respons ...

John Lescroart to speak in Loomis on Sept. 29

John Lescroart, a New York Times’ best-selling author, is the next guest speaker in the Friends of the Loomis Library speakers’ series on Sept. 29. Lescroart is the au ...

Class of 1975 reunion set for Oct. 24

The Del Oro High School Class of 1975 is holding its 40-year reunion from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Blue Goose Hall in Loomis. “The reunion will be a great opportunity for ...

Class of 1975 reunion scheduled

The Del Oro High School Class of 1975 is holding its 40-year reunion from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Blue Goose Hall in Loomis.  Soft drinks and heavy appetizers will be serv ...

Loomis Calendar

Thursday, Sept. 3 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 ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Sept. 8, 2005      Gerry Nash was signing off as the announcer for the Del Oro varsity ...

Local teacher Erica Campbell advocates for the Deaf

Don’t feel sorry for the Deaf and don’t treat them like they’re inferior. That’s what Del Oro High School/Sierra College teacher Erica Campbell emphasizes ...

Loomis calendar

Thursday, Aug. 27 “Into the Woods” Jr. Musical Production Workshop auditions today through Saturday. Rehearsals Sunday to Nov. 5; performances Nov. 6 to 15 at McLaughl ...

Narayan & Janet in concert Sept. 5

Narayan & Janet will perform music of peace and transformation at the First United Methodist Church of Loomis from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 5. The Bay Area musicians perform on the W ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Sept. 1, 2005      Del Oro graduate Paul Webber earned the Bronze Star for com ...

Media Life: Auburn proves again that cycling here is king

It’s time to raise a frosty glass of sports drink in honor of Auburn’s ongoing endurance prowess – this time two-wheel related. The community’s – and ...

Melon Mania draws thousands to rural garden

Scores of melon varieties drew thousands of attendees Saturday to a rural garden and farm that provides Loomis’ High Hand Café with produce. Lyn Bristol, head grower ...

Laura Johnson’s debut CD party is Sunday

Laura Johnson has a message she wants to get across when she performs her new originals. That message is families must stay together and the men and women must pull together. J ...

Meghan Baird earns Cowpoke Scholarship

 Meghan Baird recently receives a $1,000 check, as the Cowpoke Scholarship winner, from Bert Braun. Baird, a Del Oro High School graduate, will attend the University of Missis ...

Kyle Evan Lindley joins Sigma Alpha Lambda

Kyle Evan Lindley of Loomis was recently recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at Arizona State University. Sigma Alpha Lambda ...