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New film technology from Rancho Cordova presented at Palladio

Look out 3D, IMAX, Panorama, Cinemascope, Cinerama and VistaVision. There’s new film technology on the scene that may change the way movies are made, and it comes from a smal ...

Mom seeks service dog

Folsom resident Cori Riley is looking for help from a dog to help her daughter Teagan in her struggle with Type 1 Diabetes. After Teagan, 7, was diagnosed in March of this year, Co ...

Folsom youth earn rank of Eagle Scout

Boy Scouts Brad Petchauer, Nick Nordheim, Connor Stackhouse and Leo Merle achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. The ceremony, in October, saw about 100 people in attendance including p ...

Healthy Folsom fair offers interactive education

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce is excited to bring a new experience to the community on November 18. Healthy Folsom is a health and wellness fair that will provide interactive demo ...

Nimbus Hatchery salmon ladder open

The salmon ladder at Nimbus Hatchery in Rancho Cordova opened  Monday, signaling the start of the spawning season on the American River. California Department of Fish and Wild ...

Ice rink inaugurates holidays

The Folsom Ice Rink, a fixture of holiday festivities and a harbinger of winter cheer, is arriving in Old Town Folsom on Sutter Street. The rink officially opens for its first day ...

The Buddy Poppy blooms again

"In Flanders Field the poppies blow, between the crosses, row on row…” Thus begins the poem penned by Canadian soldier John McCrae, written in memoriam to his fal ...

Elementary school vandalized

The words “Hitler is Jesus” appeared along with racial epithets, a series of swastikas, obscene images, and anti-Semitic, misogynistic and other offensive imagery on th ...

Folsom police car chase barely avoids tragic end

A police chase nearly ended in tragedy when 25-year-old Steven Russell Carson, of Modesto, crashed into a minivan last week. Folsom Police officers responded to a call about a po ...

New snow and skate shop opens doors in Palladio

Snow and skate shop East Side Ride opened for business in the Folsom Palladio at 260 Palladio Parkway just over a month ago, and business partners Aaron Matthews and Skyler Smith a ...

Folsom Lake levels dropping

Ten custom car-sized barges are at the ready in case what’s left of the water in Folsom Lake dips much lower than its current level of 157,000 acre feet, about 16 percent of ...

Enjoy living art at Lotus Bonsai

One of the hidden gems of El Dorado County is the Lotus Bonsai Nursery, owned and operated by Scott Chadd who has over 45 years of experience in the art form. I visited the Placerv ...

Senator Barbara Boxer commends Tyler Price

Superheroes may only dwell in comic books and movies but Tyler Price, 9, of El Dorado Hills has demonstrated that real life acts of serial heroism can be undertaken by anyone no ma ...

Bikers rejoice

AMGEN’s 2016 Tour of California was recently announced, amidst technical difficulties, via a live link broadcast from San Diego at Karen’s Bakery in Folsom. Folsom will ...