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Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

Fireworks Buyer's Guide: Get the most bang for your buck

Fireworks come in various shapes, sizes and colors, just like we Americans who will celebrate our country’s 238th birthday with them. This rings true whether you’re ...

El Dorado Hills Town Center rocks

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - Thousands turned out for the first concert of Live on the Boulevard on Thursday evening at Town Center in El Dorado Hills. The Boys of Summer hit the stage, ...

Planned museum opens gates to prison history

While Johnny Cash helped put Folsom Prison on the map after performing “Folsom Prison Blues,” in 1968, the Folsom Prison Museum is working to keep the history of the pr ...

New exhibit wrapped in nostalgia

The Folsom History Museum is presenting its 35th annual Vintage Quilt and Clothing show titled “A Bundle of Joy,” which displays vintage quilts as well as antique baby ...

Volunteers drive rodeo kick off

The annual cattle drive in honor of the Folsom Pro Rodeo will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2 in historic Folsom.  The event is looking for volunteers 18 years and old ...

‘All My Sons’ electrifies Sutter Street Theatre

People who know American theater know Arthur Miller as the author of “Death of a Salesman” and perhaps “The Crucible.” Many fans of these plays don’t ...

El Dorado County vintner gambles on business

It was a gamble 100 years ago to purchase the property and the Estey family is gambling on success with their new winery. William Estey said his grandfather won the property, abou ...

Animals highlight mentor experience

All About Equine Animal Rescue Inc. and Big Brother Big Sisters of El Dorado County recently hosted a Pony Pals Farm Day for underprivileged youth. It was a summer day of “h ...

Familiar Faces: Swim coach seeks to help autistic children

From the time he was in first grade and all the way into his mid-20s, Patrick Foster has been a part of the competitive swimming and water polo world. Following high school, he we ...