Education

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 ...

Barnes & Noble, FCUSD give the gift of reading

Folsom Cordova children can receive the gift of reading this Christmas thanks to the annual holiday book drive going on this month at Barnes & Noble in Citrus Heights. Every ...

Get festive with the arts, music and dance

Folsom High School’s Jazz Band I and Jazz Choir I, Trombone Choir and Chamber Orchestra will perform at the upcoming Holiday Festival of the Arts. “This will be a com ...

Local authors focus on the value of play

Two local authors have published a book reminding people of the importance of playing. Miriam Beloglovsky of El Dorado Hills and Lisa Daly of Granite Bay, both Early Childhood Edu ...