Education

Real adventure on and off the screen

Two stars of the NBC soap opera, “Days of Our Lives,” will visit Folsom this week to bring awareness to their growing teen camp. Arrow-Heart Adventure Camps was co-cre ...

Local students honored at capital

Nineteen Cal Poly students with honors, several with local roots, were recognized for their accomplishments by state lawmakers at the Capitol in Sacramento March 9. Delaney Bales, ...

Digital Safety Night for both youth, parents

The Folsom Police Department is partnering with Sutter Middle School Leadership to present Digital Safety Night, a set of presentations for students and parents about the ins and o ...

Teachers union declares impasse in negotiations

Tensions are high in Folsom Cordova Unified School District as contract negotiations between Folsom Cordova Education Association and the district reach an apparent standstill. Aft ...

Nature Bowl grows teamwork through environmental fun

Every spring, regional schools and clubs come together to build teams of third through sixth-graders to take on challenges that test and develop their environmental literacy for th ...

Folsom student awarded $16,000 through VFW scholarship contest

Folsom High School senior Jaycie Schenone was recently named the second place winner in the 2015 National Voice of Democracy Program and recipient of the $16,000 Charles Kuralt Mem ...

EDH students learn critical thinking skills at Engineering Day

Lakeview Elementary School students participated in engineer-related activities at the second Engineering Day event held by volunteers from the Intel Corporation. “This is a ...

Local students to participate at Sacramento STEM Fair

Students from Folsom and El Dorado Hills will join hundreds of students from across the region to put their science, technology, engineering and math skills to the test this weeken ...

Spelling bee champion

Congratulations to Snehaa Ganesh Kumar, Folsom Middle School seventh-grader, who won the 32nd Annual California Central Valley Spelling Bee March 4. Ganesh Kumar will represent th ...

Mentoring with media

High school students are taking the initiative to raise spirits and stop bullying for local middle school students through a new multimedia campaign known as the Schools' Unity ...

Folsom Wine and Jazz supports music students

Folsom High School jazz bands and choir will perform alongside two middle school jazz bands for the Folsom High School music booster’s annual fundraiser event. The 13th annu ...

Still time to enroll at Folsom Lake College this spring

It's not too late to enroll at Folsom Lake College (FLC) this spring. There are open fast-track classes that start later in the semester, including offerings in Business, Commu ...

Leadership Folsom broadens horizons

For those looking to get a more intimate look at the City of Folsom and hone some leadership skills while they’re at it, Leadership Folsom might be just the ticket. Leadersh ...

UPDATED: Learn to grow small, easy-harvest fruit trees this spring

Author and nurserywoman Ann Ralph will share her new book, “Grow a Little Fruit Tree,” and teach gardeners how to grow small, easy-harvest fruit trees Saturday in El Do ...

Senior memoir writing group publishes compilation

After a year of writing, a group of Folsom seniors published their first collection of memoirs through a memoir writing class offered at the Folsom Senior Center. Led by Folsom re ...