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Folsom students get lesson from Intel engineers

Folsom High School physics and engineering students were given a unique opportunity to learn coding from Intel employees last week. Intel engineers held a special DE-STEM seminar ...

Folsom educator teaches through music

One local teacher is using her musical touch to spread the message of love and understanding this holiday season. Theodore Judah Elementary first grade teacher Celeste Sonneborn ...

EDH author delivers humor in Hangtown

El Dorado Hills resident Cindy Sample recently published the fourth novel in her national bestselling Laurel McKay Mystery series. Placerville, formerly Hangtown, and the Califor ...

Absolute Archery on target

Since the Mack family of Shingle Springs opened Absolute Archery last fall, it has gained much popularity among local bowmen. Absolute Archery, in Shingle Springs just off Highwa ...

Socialize and learn at Folsom’s conversation club

For those looking for culture and conversation, the Folsom Library recently launched its Conversation Club for English learners. After kicking off last March, the conversation clu ...

Demo Day highlights local start-up companies

Velocity Venture Capital presented its fifth annual Demo Day, an event for Northern California investors interested in igniting, accelerating and capitalizing technology companies ...

Celebrate Chanukah at community festival

Folsom embraces the true spirit of freedom and the holiday season with the eighth annual Chanukah Wonderland at the Folsom Community Center on Natoma Street. The festival will inc ...

‘The Quiltmaker’s Gift’ comes to Sutter Street Theatre

A mysterious old woman lives in the misty mountains, making beautiful quilts for the poor. Meanwhile, a greedy king is desperate to find happiness, assuming it will come from on ...

The true meaning of Christmas on display in 2 one-act plays

Do you sometimes find the holiday season depressing, with its unrelenting commercialism and garish decorations? That’s the mood Charlie Brown finds himself in at the begin ...

Lessons learned from going home

Last week I detailed some of the highlights of our trip back to Baltimore. We spent seven days there, first visiting the church where my Christian walk began. From that experien ...