Editorials

Our View: Bullying - in school and beyond

Recently, an incident of bullying that took place in our community made national headlines due to its severity and nature. While this particular case ended in a positive way with s ...

Our View: Help your community by shopping local this season

The holiday season is official with a few thousand residents and visitors at Friday’s annual Historic Folsom Tree Lighting event as well as Saturday’s celebration in ...

Our View: Keep holiday cheer off the street

The number of residents driving under the influence, DUI, is a real problem, not only in Sacramento County, but throughout California. Those driving impaired are all ages, from und ...

Our View: Putting our first responders first

Throughout recent days the deadly wildfire ravaging our neighboring community has reminded us how quickly Mother Nature can change thousands of lives forever in a way like we have ...

Our View: Honor veterans this week and all year

Going about our daily routines, many of us don’t think about veterans, what they’ve done for our country and what they’ve gone through. Best case scenario, we ta ...

Get out and vote on Nov. 6

Clearly illustrated by the simple definition of democracy, voting is a privilege, right and duty of each and every component of our democratic system. It is the responsibility of e ...

Our View: Deputy death a test of community’s resolve

It’s more than a cliché these days to write about supporting your local law enforcement. But it’s also a death-hardened fact of life that peace officers need th ...

Our View: Factual, upbeat and balanced news

The Folsom Telegraph is your trusted weekly news resource in the heart of the great City of Folsom. In addition to covering the news and events that take place within this city, th ...

Our View: Get out and volunteer!

This Saturday the City of Folsom will be peppered with thousands of residents, donning green and grey t-shirts and serving their city. For the fifth consecutive year, the City of F ...

Our View: Remember our fallen, first responders on 9/11

It was 17 years ago next Tuesday, Sept. 11, that we remember the events that took place on a morning that the world stood still and changed forever. On this day, we remember the i ...

Our View: Labor Day, a backwards glance

This weekend we enter what many view as the final weekend of summer, also known as Labor Day weekend, which preludes Monday, Sept. 3. Unlike most U.S. holidays, Labor Day is a cele ...

Our View: Puzzling times and a bright future

2018 is going by in the blink of an eye. Here at Gold Country Media and the Folsom Telegraph, we are continuing to make the necessary changes to keep your community newspaper alive ...

Our View: The threat of fire is real

As more than a dozen fires are burning across California, it’s important to be more prepared than ever before. Last year, it was the Thomas Fire. Currently, the Carr Fire in ...

Our View: Two great community events to support

It’s a great week in Folsom to have fun and support two great entities in our city. This Friday evening, Tap Folsom returns to the Historic District. Then on Saturday it&rsqu ...

Our View: Farewell to the great race

In the early 1300s, English author Geoffrey Chaucer coined the famous phrase still used today – “All good things must come to end.” Last weekend, the County of Sa ...