Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Safety first on the roadside

I’m a little confused as to why the writer is shocked so few people attempted to assist her. Personally I wouldn’t have simply for safety reasons. I don’t know y ...

Letter to the Editor: Bicyclists with bad attitudes are hogging Folsom’s trails

In the years I’ve lived in Folsom I’ve always enjoyed the many trails around the city. My wife and I walk our dogs on the trails near our home, and for the most part th ...

Letter to the Editor: Mather noise not an issue

When I moved to Folsom back in 1989, some of the new developments here disclosed the fact there would be noise from Mather AFB.  I thought it was awesome seeing the KC-135&rsq ...

Letter to the Editor: Holiday tunes welcome

Mr. Ben Baity (Grass Valley), I regret that you were so offended by listening to “religious” music at OUR skating rink. There is a simple way to address this terrible p ...

Letter to the Editor: Dangers of shared trails

Recently, one of Folsom’s own firefighters — Eric Williams — suffered serious head injury after being hit by a bicyclist while jogging on a local trail. Complaint ...

Letter to the Editor: Lawsuit is a lot of noise

You might want to check the facts a bit in the future before publishing a story that seems mostly a rewrite of press releases from the permanent opponents of Mather Field. They wou ...

Letter to the Editor: Mather Field not at fault

Let’s see. Mather Field was opened in 1918 and served through two world wars. Now, people who built houses 65 years later in the flight path or are about to build houses on t ...

Letter to the Editor: Folsom holiday celebrations enjoyed by all

We recently visited the Folsom ice rink during the holiday season. My wife and I brought our adult children and four of our grandchildren. What a wonderful time we had and the musi ...

Letter to the Editor: Congrats to the Bulldogs

Congratulations to the Folsom High School Football team. They have made a dismal season for Northern California football fans much blighter by their victory. Special congratulation ...

Letter to the Editor: Humanity in the media

In our present times, there is massive chaos and confusion among us. More than ever, we need unified fronts of people who are willing to take a stance on promoting messages of peac ...

Letter to the Editor: Enjoying the holidays in Folsom

I love living in Folsom for so many reasons. But, the Christmas holiday season is on the top of my list. This is such a wonderful time to shop on Sutter Street for gifts and to see ...

Open letter to Folsom

I’ve decided to send out a note, as I have found it very difficult to find a way to express the gratitude in my heart for the overwhelming ongoing love, encouragement, prayer ...

Women’s group thanks generous stranger

I hope to use the Folsom Telegraph to get a thank you to an unknown gentleman. The first Saturday of every month a group of women from Cornerstone Christian Church in El Dorado Hi ...

Weighing in on election results

Results of this election were very disappointing to me. Jennifer Lane, Roger Gaylord and Chad Vander Veen would have been good for Folsom. We need leaders who will listen to what t ...

Humbled by Folsom’s vets while escorting colors

I have done it many times now … provided armed escort for our nation’s colors. This year marked the 10th time that I have escorted the colors in our Veterans Day Parad ...