Lifestyle

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 ...

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 ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 16, 2008 A Celebration of Life was planned for Jack Fletcher, 86, a native of Ada, Oklahoma. ...

Locals celebrate traditions at the 54th annual Food Bazaar

There was an abundance of food and family fun this past weekend in Loomis as the Placer Buddhist Church on 3192 Boyington Road held its 54th annual Food Bazaar. Barbequed pork wit ...

Patients invited to celebrate 10th anniversary of Sutter Rehab Institute

Sutter Rehabilitation Institute, Placer County’s only acute rehab facility, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and is inviting its former patients – more tha ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Oct. 9, 2008     Del Oro High School students are energizing voices of the 200 ...

South Placer calendar, starting Sept. 28

Friday, Sept. 28 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 ...