History

Powerhouse supercharging volunteer outreach

For locals looking to get more involved in their community, a Folsom non-profit organization is looking for members of all skills. The Friends of the Folsom Powerhouse Association ...

Antique cash registers ring up fun for new Folsom resident

The saying, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” registers a different tune with Folsom’s Ken Konet. Konet, 70, who owns his own consulting c ...

Folsom's historic homes shine on weekend holiday tour

The Historic Folsom Holiday Home Tour debuts 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Dec. 7-8, with proceeds benefiting the Folsom Historical Society and the Murer House Foundation. Seven historic homes ...

Tour holiday-theme homes first two weekends in December in Folsom, El Dorado Hills

The first two weekends in December is the time to get out and tour Folsom and El Dorado Hills’ homes, since they are decked out for the holiday season. Gayleen Pellicano sta ...

Folsom museum's holiday exhibit adds bygone-era cheer to Sutter Street

FOLSOM, CA - If you’ve been waiting for Santa, your wait is over. Folsom History Museum’s annual holiday exhibit is open and ready to get you in to the holiday spirit. ...

Find out how much your antiques could be worth at evaluation in Folsom

FOLSOM, CA - If you have a lamp, chair, chest, music instrument or other antique once owned by your great-grandparent and want to learn how much it might be worth, this Saturday is ...

Murer House is forgotten 'jewel' in Folsom

The Murer House, a little bit of Italy in Historic Folsom, is a historical spot with lots of history exuding from its 900-square-foot property that many tourists and locals alike d ...

A look at history: Chan House tells tale of early Chinese discrimination

The boarded up Chan House in Historic Folsom may seem like a hole in the wall, but there is actually an important tale behind the House that few Folsomites know about. Jeff Ferreir ...

Classic cars show and shine in Folsom Lake region

While many classic car lovers are heading to Reno this month for Hot August Nights, there are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy these chrome-encrusted beauties without hitting ...

How much are your antiques worth? Find out Saturday

For those who may want to get an idea of the value of grandma?s quilt, the Folsom History Museum is the place to be. On Saturday, July 21, the museum will host a limited version of ...

Folsom Chevy helps drive rodeo

FOLSOM CA - Sponsors play a major role in promoting and keeping the Folsom Pro Rodeo alive. Marshal Crossan, president of Folsom Chevy, has been a major sponsor of the rodeo for t ...

Step back in time at Folsom Pioneer Village

FOLSOM CA - Located on Wool Street between Sutter and Leidesdorff streets, sits an area where time stands still. Folsom Pioneer Village, run by the Folsom History Museum, is a livi ...

Classic, custom cars to cruise in Cameron Park

Christa McAuliffe Park is the place to be June 9 for the 14th Annual Custom and Classic Car Show ?On the Green.? Live music, vendors, raffles and food and beverages will be availab ...

Folsom museum pieces together history through fabric

The Folsom History Museum is pairing vintage with modern in the ?Then and Now? antique quilt and vintage clothing exhibit. The exhibit is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Sunday, ...