Education

Folsom seniors need community support for Sober Grad Night

It is that time of the year again, when seniors walk the stage to graduate from high school. This year more than 750 class of 2014 seniors will be graduating in Folsom and celebra ...

Church volunteers roll up sleeves to build homes

More than 250 volunteers from Rolling Hills Church in El Dorado Hills made the long trek to a small town outside of Tijuana last month to build homes for those in need. Rob Philli ...

Folsom Lake College begins construction on new Rancho Cordova Center

Folsom Lake College (FLC) will break ground Wednesday, April 30 on the first phase of its new Rancho Cordova Center. The first phase – a 26,000 square foot building – ...

Earth Day water wars topic stirs debate at Sierra College forum

ROCKLIN – Water was the Earth Day topic at a Sierra College forum Tuesday that delved into everything from the current drought to the prospects of sea levels rising in future ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters partner with local businesses for ‘Bigs in Schools’

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Greater Sacramento Area will partner with Wells Fargo Bank, VSP Global, Northwestern Mutual and Franklin Templeton to help mentor students fr ...

Students apply skills in Engineering Challenge

The annual Engineering Challenge and Folsom-bration took place last week allowing students to celebrate the Arts and Sciences at Folsom High School. More than 50 different project ...

Folsom teens learn safe driving

Members of the Folsom Police Department, Folsom Fire Department, Office of Traffic Safety, P.A.R.T.Y. (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth) and Mercy Hospital of Folso ...

"Hooked on Books" program starts in Folsom

Former Harlem Globetrotter and local resident Sterling Forbes is helping kids with his Hooked on Books program he’s started this year. With help from Wal-Mart, who is sponso ...

The Learning Experience opens in Folsom

In April, The Learning Experience Academy of Early Education will open at 1740 Prairie City Road in Folsom, offers children ages 6 weeks to 6 years old a unique opportunity for ear ...