Opinion

Letter to the Editor: District needs fiscal responsibility

Teachers in the Folsom Cordova Unified School District are striving to reach an agreement with the district for reasonable compensation and benefits. Unfortunately, the district ha ...

Justifying South of 50, really?

What did I take away from article "South of 50 develops for quality control”? Number 1: Heaven forbid that Rancho Cordova annex that land!  Number 2: Folsom resid ...

Letter to the Editor: A lose-lose issue for residents

Kudos to the letter writers who realize that once again, the people of Folsom are subject to another water boondoggle. Last year I wrote a letter to the Telegraph regarding water c ...

Letter to the Editor: City’s development talk frustrating

I have just read your March 18 issue regarding South of 50 development and last week’s related article about the drought. Do the City of Folsom folks really believe that a ph ...

On the Town: Smart thermostat? Try remote control

Back in October, 2013, I shared with you a letter I received from SMUD. Here’s a portion of the letter. “Dear Mr. Gordiejew, your SMUD meter is about to get smarter. T ...

From Where I SIt: Easter life is a year-round celebration

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel said, “There’s a time and place for Christmas, and that time is Christmas.” He said this in response to people who still have Christmas deco ...

The Real McCoy: How to beat buyer's remorse

Dear Kari, I am in the buying process from hell. I am afraid my Realtor has about given up on me ever choosing a home. When I started out I wanted a newer property and perhaps a c ...

Olga on Investments: How to make good choices for your accounts

When it comes to investments and portfolios, the decisions we make (or don’t make) can affect us both this year and next. Rebalancing. Rebalancing a portfolio is taking cert ...

City Scene: Family-friendly Folsom hosts fun activities for whole community

With Little League season starting, spring breaks approaching and hot summer days just ahead, I’m reminded of what a great place Folsom is to raise a family. Time and again ...

From Where I Sit: The powerfully good news of the gospel

Not an apology, but an explanation – this column began for me nearly 12 years ago as a “minister’s corner.” I have over the years decided from time to time ...