Loyce Smallwood

Costs considered key to North Auburn community center study

What cost a community center? With the prospect of a $100,000 feasibility study on a joint senior-community center in North Auburn moving forward, construction and operating costs ...

Hey neighbor, check these books out

Todd Bol will never be confused with Andrew Carnegie. He just built the first “Free Little Library” as a tribute to his mother, a former teacher who loved to read. Post ...

"get dressed!" offers refreshing mix for guys and gals

After graduating from Placer High, Maria Francis immersed herself in the world of clothing design.She attended the Art Institute for Fashion in Seattle and then became a designer. ...

Music holds the strings to his heart

For Vic Yeakle, music has always been a part of his life. At 63, Yeakle dedicates at least four hours a day to playing music on one or more of the nine or so instruments he has ma ...