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Armed robbery on Stafford Street

Two unidentified suspects robbed an anonymous victim using a BB gun at 2:22 p.m. on April 26, at 401 Stafford Street. The robbery was initially believed to have been conducted with ...

Veteran's memorial at Folsom High School

The Marine Corp. League plans to build a veteran memorial at Folsom High School. The memorial will be built inside the football stadium to acknowledge the Folsom High School gradu ...

Garden Tour blossoms this weekend

For the last 16 years the Folsom Garden Club has hosted the “Gardens of Folsom” Tour at six houses across Folsom. The Garden Tour is a showcase of some of the most bea ...

Independent Bookstore Day

Independent Bookstore Day, celebrated nationwide, is arriving in the Folsom area Saturday, April 30. The Folsom region is blessed with multiple independent bookstores in the city p ...

25th Folsom Handcar Derby

Carts will roll along the rails reviving memories of times past and celebrating a legacy as the Folsom Handcar Derby celebrates its 25th year on Saturday and Sunday, April 30 and M ...

Great Scott Annual Bike and Walk

The sixth annual Great Scott Bike and Walk Event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., May 1. Thirty miles of car free roads will be available to the avid bikers and cycling en ...

Wanted person armed and dangerous

 After further investigation into the April 7 road rage incident that ended with gunshots being fired in the Mar Val Market parking lot in Georgetown, The El Dorado Count ...

Folsom and Placer Fire Departments train for the real thing

The Folsom Fire Department held  training Wednesday with members of the Placer County Fire Department in Historic Folsom. Training was held at the public parking structure be ...

El Dorado Hills ma arrested on suspicion of rape

An El Dorado Hills man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a juvenile female. Romeo Andre Alfonso Vallar was arrested Wednesday by El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office dep ...

Folsom Fine Art Festival dates changed

Set your calendars for The Folsom Fine Art Festival from April 30 through May 1. This festival will be held at the Folsom Lions City Park. With such a beautiful setting, the park i ...

Caltrans heroes honored with state’s highest honor for public servants

Four California Department of Transportation employees who showed courage in the face of danger were presented with the Governor’s State Employee Medal of Valor Award. &ldqu ...

Murder Mystery dinner fundraiser

A grand celebratory evening turns deadly,  “Detective Stephano Ponte is a guest at the 80th birthday of Giovanni Sorento, the father of his life-long friends Marcello a ...

9th Annual Folsom-Bration

Tesla coils, hovercrafts, catapults and rockets were all on display in Folsom High School’s Theater lobby for the 9th annual Folsom-Bration, an event celebrating arts and sci ...

Season of snakes

When he moved the piece of steel and looked down at the ground Mario Farinha thought the reptile curled in the shade was a gopher snake, but when he bent down to move it, the snake ...

A Fully Sustaining Facility

The King and Sand Ridge fires last season were reminders of how important it is for us to plan and be prepared for unplanned disasters – fire, excessive heat and excessive co ...