Education

El Dorado Hills Library's digital kiosk reaches back in time

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - El Dorado County’s past has taken a step into the future with the library’s acquisition of an interactive digital kiosk that highlights the c ...

SAFE Credit Union to award 10k in local scholarships

With SAFE Credit Union’s annual scholarship program, 10 college-bound high school seniors will each be awarded $1,000 this spring. Recipients will be chosen based on g ...

Phoenix Schools Folsom Elementary students to compete in National Geographic Bee

The Phoenix Schools Folsom Elementary on Willard Drive in Folsom, is pleased to announce their fourth through eighth grade students’ participation in the first round of the N ...

Folsom schools seeking community input on needed improvements

FOLSOM, CA - The leadership at Folsom Cordova Unified School District have been making presentations around town to rally support, and get input, on improvements needed at Folsom s ...

Water officials seeking creative videos from Folsom and El Dorado Hills high school students

High school students can win cash prizes and the chance to view their video on the Raley Field Jumbotron by entering the 2014 Water Spots Video Contest. The contest, sponsored by ...

Water officials seeking creative videos from Folsom and El Dorado Hills high school students

High school students can win cash prizes and the chance to view their video on the Raley Field Jumbotron by entering the 2014 Water Spots Video Contest. The contest, sponsored by ...

Folsom student spearheading effort to snuff out Sac State smoking

SACRAMENTO, CA - Hornets for a Healthy Hive has launched its student-run campaign planning to make California State University, Sacramento, the first tobacco-free campus in the Cal ...

Auburn preschool could lose license over child’s walkaway

The state Department of Social Services has initiated action to have a North Auburn preschool’s license revoked because of a walkaway from the facility by a 6-year-old boy. ...

Woman, 36, to serve 90 days for sex with 16-year-old ex-student

A former Newcastle special-education teacher was ordered Thursday to serve 90 days in Placer County jail on a sex-abuse conviction related to a relationship she admitted having wit ...

England’s Warwick U ready to welcome Placer contingent

The University of Warwick is looking forward to welcoming representatives from the Placer County Board of Supervisors to its campus in November, a spokesman for the United Kingdom ...