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Walk to bring awareness to hunger

Food Bank of El Dorado County will work to fight local hunger with a new community walk called the  Hangtown Hunger Walk Event. The walk will benefit 30 hunger-response agenc ...

Police to use $186K grant for traffic

The Folsom Police Department has been awarded a $186,060 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety for a yearlong program of special enforcement and public awareness effor ...

Police, Folsom Soccer Club probing $16,000 in vandalism

Vandals have cost the Folsom Soccer Club about $16,000 this year by destroying soccer goals and nets around town. A majority of the damage has occurred in the last month, as goals ...

Students design school of the future

Six local students had an ambitious vision for designing a school of the future, and their work has earned them an international stage. The team members, who started their project ...

Friends plan fundraiser to aid Folsom family

The community rallied together Monday to support a Folsom family in need of financial assistance. Michelle Kinkaid of Folsom recently lost her husband, Jason, to a long battle wit ...

Folsom Lake College celebrates first decade

“Somebody said the other day that Folsom Lake College is ‘poised on the precipice of greatness,’” recalls Rachel Rosenthal, the community college’s p ...

Night of 1000 Pumpkins to light up Sutter Street

Sutter Street will once again be lined with candlelit gourds and spooky costumes. The annual Night of 1000 Pumpkins will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday in the Folsom Historic Distric ...

Folsom out of running for Amgen Tour of Calfornia stop

Amgen race officials have named the stage stops for the 2015 Tour of California. The internationally renowned bicycle competition brings hundreds of riders and thousands of fans t ...

Diaper drive to benefit women's shelter

One Folsom business is working to help mothers keep clean diapers on their babies this fall. Next week, Rusty and Brenna Krouse, owners of K Squared Construction in Folsom, will t ...

Crime down, police chief reports

 In the midst of a City Council race in which the Folsom Historic District has become an issue, Police Chief Cynthia Renaud has some reassuring news for residents: Crime is ge ...