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South of 50 develops for quality control

Folsom will begin flexing its boundaries in several months as initial work begins on development of the 3,600 acres the city annexed in January 2012 south of Highway 50, where 10,2 ...

EDH students learn critical thinking skills at Engineering Day

Lakeview Elementary School students participated in engineer-related activities at the second Engineering Day event held by volunteers from the Intel Corporation. “This is a ...

Local students to participate at Sacramento STEM Fair

Students from Folsom and El Dorado Hills will join hundreds of students from across the region to put their science, technology, engineering and math skills to the test this weeken ...

LED streetlight retrofit to brighten roads, boost energy efficiency

With the help of the zero-interest loan from SMUD, the Sacramento County Department of Transportation (DOT) will replace 7,500 old streetlight fixtures with newer, energy efficient ...

Sports expo showcases recreational opportunities

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend and beyond as the days grow longer and the weather warms, the third annual Sports, Recreation & Cycling Expo will be he ...

Law enforcement warn of IRS phone scam

With tax time in full swing, a few citizens have reported being targeted by scammers using fake caller IDs to appear to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). According to a ...

Officials answer residents’ panhandling concerns

As the issue of panhandling continues to cause upset in Folsom, many residents are demanding action. Since January, many have voiced their opinions at city council meetings, throu ...

Drought, efforts to conserve continue

It doesn’t take a meteorologist to predict that California is headed for a fifth consecutive year of drought this year. Temperatures in the 60s and 70s throughout most of th ...

Will walk for pie

Who doesn’t like pie? Some might not like the extra calories, but when you have to walk to get your pie, there’s no excuse. The Sacramento Walking Sticks will celebrat ...

Folsom Lake Ford ups energy efficiency with mPower Folsom retrofit contract

Folsom Lake Ford expects to save big on a $1.6 million energy efficiency retrofit and solar project made available through the City of Folsom’s green energy financing program ...