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Children’s Activity and Preschool Expo returns to Folsom

Now in its ninth year, the Sierra Moms’ Children’s Activity and Preschool Expo will once again offer families a unique opportunity to network with a variety of educatio ...

Raggedy Ann and Andy celebrate 100th anniversary

Collector and story teller Mary Schwind shared the story of Raggedy Ann and Andy’s beginnings in honor of their 100th anniversary for a full audience at the El Dorado Hills S ...

Local dancers perform ‘Coppélia’ ballet

The Hawkins Classical and Contemporary Ballet Company in Folsom will perform the story of love and enchantment of an eccentric doll maker, Dr. Coppélius, and his dream of br ...

EDMT to perform ‘Singin’ in the Rain’

The El Dorado Hills based performing arts theater group El Dorado Musical Theatre (EDMT), will perform the classic musical “Singin’ in the Rain,” this weekend at ...

Cold-pressed juices offer organic energy

Sutter Street welcomed a new business last week meant to keep people active, healthy and raw. Pure Life Juice Co. opened at 604 Sutter St., Suite 190, in the same building that ho ...

Folsom grad swims into Sports Illustrated

After meeting and becoming inspired at San Diego State, Folsom High School grad Tom Standish, 29, and his fiancé Meghan Keiter, 27, have hit the big pages of Sports Illustra ...

Folsom man is one strong dude

Strength in mind and body rules, as Bob Rudge of Folsom proves time and again he’s a champion.  A silver 72-year-old and as strong as a bull, Rudge has competed in thre ...

The Ripple Effect makes waves in Folsom

A community-based Facebook group known as The Ripple Effect is making waves in Folsom and Orangevale on its mission to provide assistance and support to local families in need via ...

FreeFall Stage delights with Shaw’s ‘Pygmalion’

My friend Mimi and I braved the most ferocious storm I have seen since moving to Folsom to be among the fortunate audience at the opening of FreeFall Stage’s production of Ge ...

Local publishing team brings novel ideas to life

Robin Kruzik and Natalie Rush, a mother-daughter team of self-published writers, recently opened Two Square Books Publishing in the hopes of helping other writers tell their storie ...