Living

Realtor of the Week: Nanette Jones

Realtor Nanette Jones has worked in the business for 15 years, always in Folsom. She moved to Folsom in 1990 from the Bay Area. Jones has three adult children, Brandon Jones, Sha ...

Zoo visit the highlight of Folsom Family Expo

The ninth annual Folsom Family Expo will provide locals with a day of kid-friendly activities including a visit to the Folsom Zoo. The event is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, S ...

Lights! Camera! Cops?

Fox affiliate KTXL, Channel 40 in Sacramento, is in production with Foothill 7 Television on “Sheriffs … El Dorado County,” a 26-episode weekly reality show shot ...

Inmates graduate with job certifications

Recently 55 female offenders at the Folsom Women’s Facility received certifications during graduation ceremonies after completing programs through the California Prison Indus ...

Small backyard becomes Asian garden

Going into the job, I knew this small backyard was in need of a complete makeover. The deck was old, worn and rotting. The brick patio and planters were falling apart. The spa alwa ...

Realtor of the Week: Stephen Holden

Realtor Stephen Holden has been in the business for 25 years, with the past 17 years as a real estate broker. He is a fourth-generation Sacramentan, moving to Folsom in 1977 to st ...

Hands4Hope aims to help county’s needy kids

This summer Hands4Hope held its first School Supply Drive to benefit children in need in El Dorado County. In the weeks leading up to the start of the 2014-15 school year, Hands4H ...

Eagle Scout flies high

Zachary Joshua Jones, 15, is a Boy Scout in Troop 396 of the Golden Empire Council in Folsom and recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. Zachary was born with a rare chromosome ...

Hotels offer packages for Folsom Live revelers

With dozens of bands on indoor and outdoor stages, Folsom Live returns to rock Sutter Street on Saturday, Sept. 20. This year, make Folsom Live a fun-filled weekend with a lodging ...

Going to Live? Get a ticket to ride

With many people planning to party in the street at Folsom Live, safety should be a priory for those planning to drink alcohol. Rather than driving, people have the option to take ...

Folsom Live celebrates a decade on Sutter Street

This year Folsom’s largest outdoor music festival, Folsom Live, will mark a decade of dancing in the street. The evening will include 15 bands on five stages scattered throu ...

Folsom High senior wins congressional app contest

Matthew Merrill, a senior at Folsom High School, won first place in the “House App Contest” in Sacramento County, which is a congressional competition sponsored by Rep. ...

Pausing to reflect on 9/11

Thirteen years after terrorists attacked the country, Folsom officials want the community to remember the day. Folsom Police Chief Cynthia Renaud and Folsom Fire Chief Ronald Phil ...

Symphony plans ‘American Salute’ for 9/11

El Dorado Hills Town Center will conclude the summer’s Thursday night "Live on the Boulevard" series with a special tribute to those who lost their lives during the ...