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Citywide concrete and pavement repair project begins Monday

A citywide concrete and pavement repair project is set to begin Monday that will improve the drivability and extend the lifespan of major roadways and residential streets in Folsom ...

Folsom man recognized with national award

Richard Hunter’s life revolves around volunteerism and what he can do to help others. So many have helped Hunter, a visually impaired Folsom resident who has not let his bli ...

City of Folsom releases water reduction plan

The City of Folsom announced Wednesday its plans to reduce water use citywide by 32 percent, as well as a comprehensive rebate program for its water customers.  The city&rsqu ...

Future Folsom explores what’s in store

As the new economy continues to take shape, local businesses strive to keep up. In an effort to help business owners keep abreast with current marketing and economic trends, the Fo ...

Region’s conservation conversation

To adhere to state-mandated, get-tough water use restrictions in this fourth year of California’s drought, Folsom and El Dorado County, like most cities, towns and counties i ...

Counterfeit credit card ring arrested

Deputies from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office responded to Red Hawk Casino for a fraudulent use of a credit card at approximately 1 p.m. Thursday. Red Hawk Casino Secur ...

Folsom Boulevard closures soon

The City of Folsom will close a section of Folsom Boulevard Monday, May 4 through Wednesday, May 6 for evening maintenance work and improvements on the city’s sanitary sewer ...

Folsom City Council adopts balanced budget

The Folsom City Council unanimously approved a balanced budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year that will take effect July 1. The spending plan approved at Tuesday’s City Counc ...

Telegraph welcomes new advertising manager

The Telegraph is excited to welcome a new member to its team this month. Advertising Sales Manager Bill Sullivan joined the Folsom office April 20 and will lead the advertising tea ...

Highway 50 closures scheduled for Sunday

The Transportation Division of El Dorado County’s Community Development Agency will implement full closures of both directions of Highway 50 between El Dorado Hills Boulevard ...

King Fire forested areas reopen to public access

The forest area affected by the King Fire in late 2014 reopened to the public Saturday, according to Forest Supervisor Laurence Crabtree. “I’ve decided to reopen the n ...

Folsom-Auburn Road closure Wednesday for tree removal

A daytime closure on Folsom-Auburn Road is planned Wednesday to allow for a critical removal of a tree that poses safety concerns for motorists and pedestrians. SMUD crews will re ...

Big Day of Giving supports nonprofits

The countdown is on for the Big Day of Giving on Tuesday, May 5, for nonprofit organizations throughout the region. “This is a great opportunity for our community to learn m ...

Folsom Save Mart to close in May

Officials of the Folsom Save Mart store, at 1003 E. Bidwell, announced on Friday, April 17, that the store will close on Saturday, May 30. According to Stacia Levenfeld, with Save ...