Education

Chronicling the gift of family

After delivering three children of her own and seven surrogate infants, Tawni Nylander helped three couples create families of their own. Nylander, 45, of Cameron Park, said she b ...

County educators honored

As an annual tradition, the El Dorado County Office of Education (EDCOE) announced the recognition of selected employees who help deliver high-quality education to the children of ...

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 ...