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Two Loomis titans team up

The Train Depot in downtown Loomis Tuesday night was packed as new council members were sworn in and staff announced the teaming up of two of the town’s most successful busin ...

South Placer Calendar, starting Dec. 21

Friday, Dec. 21 Today is the first day of winter Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Support Del Oro track and cross-coun ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 25 Years ago Dec. 23, 1993 Services were held for Clifford Duane Lowrie, 53, a resident of Loomis and Placer County for ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Dec. 25, 2008 A Celebration of Life was planned for Free Way, 56, a Vietnam veteran and a zealous ...

Saturday's annual Loomis Basin Christmas Basket Program made many families happy

Saturday was the annual Loomis Basin Christmas Basket Program that helps scores of area families. The program provides food for families and toys for children. Martha Ga ...

South Placer calendar, starting Dec. 14

Friday, Dec. 14 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Support Del Oro track and cross-country teams by buying a Christmas tr ...

Meet Adam Rowe

Name: Adam Rowe Age: 22 City of residence: Loomis Education: California State University, Sacramento; major in criminal justice What do you do for Placer County Sheriff's O ...

Semper Fi Association highlights Toys for Tots at Saturday’s parade

Semper Fi Association has sponsored and coordinated Toys for Tots in south Placer County since 2005. Frank Neves, Toys for Tots coordinator for the 2018 campaign, would like to sh ...

South Placer calendar, starting Dec. 7

  Friday, Dec. 7 Today is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Support Del Oro track an ...

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt

10 Years Ago Dec. 18, 2008    Valerie and Stan Rathbone co-chaired the inaugural Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour. One of the unique homes on the tour was Trent Koc ...

Goodbye to Auburn Chevys with tears, cynicism

Ex-employees said their goodbyes Wednesday to the suddenly shuttered Auburn Chevys as they commisserated together at the entrance with final paychecks in hand until shooed away by ...

Auburn Christmas parade a go with ‘a little rain’

A little rain won’t stop the Auburn Festival of Lights Parade on Saturday. That’s the word from the Auburn Chamber of Commerce-sponsored event’s chairman Steve G ...

Loomis Basin Christmas Baskets volunteers, donors needed

Tom Ward was well-known for his community service throughout the area. Each year during the holidays, Ward devoted a great deal of time helping with the Loomis Basin Christmas Bas ...

New Jackman film has Placer County connection

Auburn product and Del Oro High School grad Gareth Smith’s work is up on the big screen again — with the promise of more to come. The talented title maker has teamed w ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Dec. 11, 2008    A memorial service will be held for long-time Granite Bay resident ...