History

Garden party of wonder and delight

Visitors may feel like they’ve fallen down a rabbit hole when they arrive at the Garden of Wonder and Delight June 20 in Granite Bay. Complete with light appetizers, beverage ...

Cappuccino Cruisers honor military at annual event

The Cappuccino Cruisers Classic Car Club will hold its annual “Tribute America” event this month honoring the men and women in the U.S. Military, law enforcement agenci ...

Powerfest celebrates Folsom’s electrifying history

In an effort to bring awareness to Folsom’s history, the Historic Folsom Powerhouse will be open for an evening of taps and tunes at the first Powerfest event. “This y ...

Folsom Historic District Benefit Concert

A spring evening benefit concert will take place Monday evening in the heart of Folsom’s Historic District. The benefit concert features the talents of Igor Glenn, form ...

Heritage Lollapalooza Day explores Folsom’s history

Locals can explore and learn about their own backyard this weekend at the Heritage Lollapalooza Day. Guests can visit different historical sites throughout the Folsom and El Dorad ...

Step into the past at annual Spring Antique Fair

The Folsom Historic District Association’s 49th annual Spring Antique Fair will overtake the Folsom Historic District this weekend. The fair is from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, A ...

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 ...

Folsom plumber Andrew Michael Lane Sr. leaves a legacy

For 44 years Andrew Michael Lane Sr. owned and operated Andy’s Plumbing Services and Repair in Folsom. Lane passed away in his Fair Oaks home on Feb. 9 at 90 years old, but ...

‘Folsom’ showcases local stories, sights

The City of Folsom is well known for many historic sights and landmarks, but its modern history is proven to be just as striking in a new photo compilation book called “Folso ...