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Digital Safety Night for both youth, parents

The Folsom Police Department is partnering with Sutter Middle School Leadership to present Digital Safety Night, a set of presentations for students and parents about the ins and o ...

Dry weather spurs new gardening trends

A fourth year of drought is changing the landscape of California’s yards and gardens as residents opt for drought-resistant plants and pull up their parched lawns to replace ...

Teachers union declares impasse in negotiations

Tensions are high in Folsom Cordova Unified School District as contract negotiations between Folsom Cordova Education Association and the district reach an apparent standstill. Aft ...

General Plan amendment for Capital SouthEast Connector

The City of Elk Grove last night became the third jurisdiction to adopt a General Plan amendment supporting implementation of the voter-approved Capital SouthEast Connector express ...

Installing carbon monoxide alarms in your home can save lives

Some of the most harmful chemicals are some of the hardest to detect. With that in mind, CAL FIRE encourages people to install a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in their homes and apart ...

City seeks input on 2015 Community Service Day projects

The community is coming together again to plan Folsom’s largest day of volunteerism, and organizers are seeking input on what projects should be considered for the second ann ...

Folsom police chief named district's Woman of the Year

Well-timed for Women’s History Month, California assemblymen and women gathered March 9 to honor women making history in each of their districts. Assemblywoman Beth Gaines ho ...

County mindful of mental illness

Mental illness is both a common and frequently misunderstood part of any community, which is why Sacramento County launched the “Mental Illness: It’s not always what yo ...

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 ...