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Horseshoe Bar's Alexander brings local California flavor

Chef Vincent Paul Alexander has a following and the success of his restaurant, Alexander’s Horseshoe Bar Grill, shows it. “You have to have emotion, passion, behind the food, ...

Project OK'd despite protest

After eight years on the drawing board, the Rocklin 60 housing project has finally won approval from the Rocklin City Council. The Rocklin council unanimously approved the project ...

Boarding facility won't take in more dogs

Complaints from neighbors have caused the Aunt Cynthia’s Bed and Biscuit Inn owner to pull a request to increase the number of dogs cared for. Cynthia McCoy owns the cageless do ...

Loomis man dies in head-on collision, two injured

A Loomis man is dead and two other Loomis residents were injured in a head-on collision late Tuesday afternoon on Horseshoe Bar Road, according to Dave Martinez, California Highway ...

Eagles close in on water polo crown

The Del Oro High girls water polo team closed in on its first Sierra Foothill League title since 2004 with a15-7 win over Nevada Union Tuesday in Loomis. Senior Megan Craig fired ...

Del Oro grad makes mom's birthday despite rollover

A former Loomis Basin resident has a seatbelt to thank for saving his life. Greg Connolly, a 2001 Del Oro High School graduate, was recently driving northbound on Interstate 5 in C ...

Pet dog suffers third-degree burns

A Loomis family believes someone came onto their property recently and burned their dog with caustic chemicals. Chloe, a three-year-old Labrador retriever, is being treated for se ...

Students harvesting wine-making skills

Sierra College’s “Vine to Wine” course teaches students the ropes of winemaking at Secret Ravine Vineyard and Winery in Loomis. Ron Morris, Ph.D., owner of Secret Ravine, te ...

Fall turns Secret Ravine into salmon hot spot

Every year, Loomis residents host a sought-after guest that puts the town on the map. When California salmon make their journey upstream from the ocean, and through the Sacrament ...

Penryn gym helps kids fight obesity

September is national Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and a local gym is joining the fight to help get kids healthy and fit. Anytime Fitness, in Penryn, is offering free trial m ...

Plotting a community garden

Sierra Christian Church hosts a community garden where locals tend to their own plots. The church is located at 5645 Rocklin Road in Loomis. According to Mary Ann MacFarlane, works ...

Media Life: Placer County hunter, angler hosts Versus reality TV show

By day, Jamie Susslin of Loomis is passionate about selling real estate. But in her off hours, she’s hunting and fishing up a storm internationally. Susslin is now sharing that ...

Former fair official alleges wrongful termination in suit

A former fair official is suing the Placer County Fair Association for wrongful termination after he claimed the board fired him for reporting a sexual harassment incident. Brock ...

Roseville pair arrested for pimping teen

A Roseville woman who allegedly held a teenager against her will for prostitution was arrested Thursday. Her roommate, a known pimp, was also arrested for lewd acts with the minor, ...

Placer Theatre Academy puts its own twist on 'Oz'

A trip down the yellow brick road is fast approaching for the Placer Theatre Academy. After spending their summer vacation immersed in all things Emerald City, a group of local stu ...