Education

Russell Ranch student ‘School Champion’ for National Geographic Bee

Russell Ranch Elementary fifth grader Isak Robinson, was recently named “School Champion” for the National Geographic Bee and is now preparing to take a written test ne ...

EDH’s Aria College Planning guarantees admission to college

Some El Dorado Hills’ high school students are taking advantage of a sure-fire way into college. Developed and led by Chris Koch and Alex Bennett, Aria College Planning is a ...

Local youth compete in Lego robotics

On Jan. 24, more than 40 teams of local Lego enthusiasts will show what their robots are made of at the NorCal FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Leg ...

Registration now open for Folsom Lake College

This spring, 499 classes are being offered at Folsom Lake College’s main Folsom campus. Registration for all spring classes is underway and continues through Jan. 16. Many cl ...

Folsom students get lesson from Intel engineers

Folsom High School physics and engineering students were given a unique opportunity to learn coding from Intel employees last week. Intel engineers held a special DE-STEM seminar ...

Folsom educator teaches through music

One local teacher is using her musical touch to spread the message of love and understanding this holiday season. Theodore Judah Elementary first grade teacher Celeste Sonneborn ...

Socialize and learn at Folsom’s conversation club

For those looking for culture and conversation, the Folsom Library recently launched its Conversation Club for English learners. After kicking off last March, the conversation clu ...

Demo Day highlights local start-up companies

Velocity Venture Capital presented its fifth annual Demo Day, an event for Northern California investors interested in igniting, accelerating and capitalizing technology companies ...

Community mourns after 12-year-old’s suicide

A crowd of mourners gathered outside a Folsom home Thursday night to mourn the death  of 12-year-old Ronin Shimizu and provide support for his family. Ronin, whose recent sui ...