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Remembering local doctor

The loss of a local doctor killed in plane crash in late November still has Folsom mourning. Dr. Douglas Pleatman, 59, of Cameron Park, died Nov. 21 after his plane crashed in Hu ...

Barnes & Noble, FCUSD give the gift of reading

Folsom Cordova children can receive the gift of reading this Christmas thanks to the annual holiday book drive going on this month at Barnes & Noble in Citrus Heights. Every ...

Christmas Mall brings hope to people in need

Powerhouse Ministries of Folsom will hold a Christmas community outreach event Saturday to benefit local men, women and children in need of extra support this holiday season. &ld ...

Shunning razor for a good cause kind of grows on you

I’ve always been interested in what a beard would look like on this mug of mine, so when my son threw down the gauntlet and said I should do “No shave November,” ...

Ditching the razor to bring attention to men’s health

The end of November heralds in holiday shopping, Christmas trees, blustery weather — and, in some cases, a long-awaited shave. Folsom’s Leading Young Professionals (FLY ...

Economist says region is thriving

If you’re interested, even concerned, about the economic outlook for 2015, relax, recommends Sanjay Varshney, El Dorado Hills resident and heavily credentialed economist, aca ...

8minutenergy signs 25-year contract

8minutenergy Renewables in Folsom has announced the signing of a 25-year contract to sell solar energy to the Imperial Irrigation District from its Midway III Solar Farm project. ...

Reclamation releases draft environmental assessment for Folsom Reservoir

The Bureau of Reclamation announced the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment for proposed Safety of Dams modifications to Folsom Reservoir’s Dike 1 in the Grani ...

Black Friday gets Thanksgiving leftovers

Black Friday may be going gray as many local retailers and shoppers shift their holiday shopping habits toward Thanksgiving Day. The Palladio at Broadstone in Folsom lured shoppe ...

Eighth annual turkey trot draws more than 4,000 to Folsom

The eighth annual Folsom Turkey Trot was held Thanksgiving Day morning under beautiful sunny skies and based on the smiles on the participants’ faces, their moods matched the ...