Living

Spring break camps keep local youth busy, learning

As students look forward to time off from school during spring break, the City of Folsom wants to help keep kids busy during daytime hours. According to Lesley Miller, with the Ci ...

Lunafest celebrates women in film and life

Soroptimist International of Cameron Park and El Dorado Hills is inviting the community to celebrate women in film at its third presentation of Lunafest this week. The showing of ...

Visiting Angels assist seniors

Many seniors live alone and can sometimes feel isolated from family and friends. With grandkids busy with activities and parents balancing work and family life, sometimes grandma a ...

Real adventure on and off the screen

Two stars of the NBC soap opera, “Days of Our Lives,” will visit Folsom this week to bring awareness to their growing teen camp. Arrow-Heart Adventure Camps was co-cre ...

Former Folsom Police Department dispatcher authors second book

Author and a former 911 dispatcher for the City of Folsom Joanne Kraft recently wrote her second book, “The Mean Mom’s Guide to Raising Great Kids,” and said the ...

‘Menagerie’ art show comes to Gallery at 48 Natoma

A curious collection of wild animals from dashing horses and stealthy wolves, to leaping rabbits and peaceful birds are all included in the diverse and unusual group of images port ...

Dry weather spurs new gardening trends

A fourth year of drought is changing the landscape of California’s yards and gardens as residents opt for drought-resistant plants and pull up their parched lawns to replace ...

Installing carbon monoxide alarms in your home can save lives

Some of the most harmful chemicals are some of the hardest to detect. With that in mind, CAL FIRE encourages people to install a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in their homes and apart ...

‘Bridge to Terabithia’ at FreeFall Stage not just for kids

Jesse Aarons is something of an outsider at his school in rural Virginia in 1977. He is a talented artist, but the only person who appreciates his talent is his teacher, Miss Edmon ...

International Culinary Festival’s world of tastes

Take your taste buds on a world tour this month at the 2015 International Culinary Festival in Folsom. The multicultural feast takes place from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, March 22 at the Fol ...