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LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Nov. 6, 2008     Riding in the Homecoming Parade were Del Oro's 2008 Home ...

Loomis Soroptimist now accepting education award and grant applications

  Soroptimist International of Loomis Basin invites students, teachers and volunteer role models to apply for community awards, using applications on the Soroptimist Loomis w ...

Plunge for pumpkins in Roseville this Sunday

Children, a swimming pool and pumpkins. Seemingly, one of these does not fit except in Roseville near Halloween. That’s when the city of Roseville hosts the sixth annual Floa ...

South Placer calendar, starting Oct. 26

Friday, Oct. 26 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Loomis Library is from 10 a. ...

Two big days of Monster Truck Madness ahead

Last Saturday, a capacity crowd filled the All American Speedway located @ theGrounds for the 11th annual October classic featuring the stars of NASCAR. The high-profile action did ...

Del Oro High School Band commemorates 40th Band Spectacular Saturday

Celebrating 40 years this Saturday, Del Oro High School Band will proudly lead a parade of 20 competing marching bands in Loomis.   On Oct. 20, 1979, Del Oro High School Band ...

South Placer calendar, starting Oct. 19

Friday, Oct. 19 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Story Time Fridays is from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Loomis Library and ...

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt

10 Years Ago Oct. 30, 2008 Preparing for the 2008 Del Oro High School Homecoming festivities include leadership students Cali Evans, Dani Fernandez and Emily Mattevi. This year& ...

Get involved with Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month for the last three decades and we unfortunately still need that designation today. In 2014, there were 25,801 new breast cancer cases in t ...

Roseville gears up for tourism boost as NASCAR returns Oct 13

It brings national recognition to the community. It brings tourism to Placer County. It benefits the fight against breast cancer. It’s NASCAR and it’s rolling back into ...

Kitten Central to host inaugural Halloween fundraiser for adults

Kitten Central of Placer County is one of the few neonatal rescue/treatment centers for bottle dependant kittens in the region. Its’ mission statement is to “reduce e ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 23, 2008 Franklin School parent Cheryl McNabb is on a mission to bring hands-on learning duri ...

Remember This? ‘Wisdom’ shoots in Auburn, Placer County in 1986

“Emilio Estevez and Demi Moore, who are real-life boyfriend and girlfriend, do a fair job of portraying puppy love, but their Robin Hood adventure film, “Wisdom,” ...

Sunday’s Farm and Barn Tour kicks off PlacerGROWN Month in Placer County

The Farm and Barn tour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday celebrates October’s PlacerGROWN month in Placer County. The self-guided tour includes farms, ranches and breweries in P ...

South Placer calendar, starting Oct. 5

Friday, Oct. 5 Yoga class is from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road. Story Time Fridays is from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the Loomis Library and C ...