Editorials

Editor's View: New trail rules vex reader

Sometimes, a week of vacation can help put some things in perspective. First, I have great kids who fill me with a lot of joy. Second, I work with some great people who have their ...

City Scene: Paving the way to a bright future

While the economy continued to struggle in 2012, city leaders navigated the course toward Folsom’s future with a goal of building upon the distinctive quality of life that ma ...

Editor's View: Vista finds voice through student scribes

I had the honor of speaking to a class at Vista del Lago High School last week. The students are all working on the school’s first newspaper. Under the guidance of Janice Jo ...

City Scene: Share your views on future development

I often hear neighborhoods are the heart of what makes Folsom special. As we begin to update our General Plan, the long-range planning document that provides a framework for futur ...

Editor's View: Be careful on rain-slick roads this season

Thank a reader for submitting the photos with this week’s column. He happened to have a camera handy when a driver lost control and went off the embankment on Salmon Falls Ro ...

From Where I Sit: Californian sees Oklahoma in Arizona

The election is over. Many of you are excited. Many of you are disheartened. Perhaps we can pull our perspective back a bit and remember that all of us are thankful to be a part of ...

City Scene: Folsom's financial report generates optimism

While economic recovery on the state and national level remains somewhat elusive, we are seeing positive indicators in our local economy that bring hope to an optimist like me.&nbs ...

The Saturday Skinny: Dispelling myths of weight loss and exercise

For those with a significant amount of weight to drop, any movement, particularly walking, is a great way to get your body moving on the right path. During a recent conversation, s ...

This election is about Folsom's economy, jobs

Your Folsom Chamber of Commerce is not just a volunteer organization that hosts the annual Fourth of July Folsom Pro Rodeo and Folsom Live; we are also advocates for local employer ...

Editor's View: Council hopefuls talk tough on budget

There is a lot to cover this week, so let’s get right to it. We go from politics to entertainment to philanthropy, all in one column. Hang on. Local election hits the road The th ...