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Folsom’s prisons raise $4,000 for families of fallen officers

Employees at Folsom State Prison and California State Prison-Sacramento, held a fundraiser in support for the families of the two fallen officers of Sacramento and Placer counties. ...

Folsom Girl Scouts ask for community help this holiday season

Girl Scouts from the Folsom Trails Service Unit planned to visit the Briggs Ranch neighborhood last week, singing Christmas Carols and collecting canned food for Twin Lakes Food Ba ...

Folsom students get lesson from Intel engineers

Folsom High School physics and engineering students were given a unique opportunity to learn coding from Intel employees last week. Intel engineers held a special DE-STEM seminar ...

Folsom educator teaches through music

One local teacher is using her musical touch to spread the message of love and understanding this holiday season. Theodore Judah Elementary first grade teacher Celeste Sonneborn ...

EDH author delivers humor in Hangtown

El Dorado Hills resident Cindy Sample recently published the fourth novel in her national bestselling Laurel McKay Mystery series. Placerville, formerly Hangtown, and the Califor ...

Absolute Archery on target

Since the Mack family of Shingle Springs opened Absolute Archery last fall, it has gained much popularity among local bowmen. Absolute Archery, in Shingle Springs just off Highwa ...

Demo Day highlights local start-up companies

Velocity Venture Capital presented its fifth annual Demo Day, an event for Northern California investors interested in igniting, accelerating and capitalizing technology companies ...

Celebrate Chanukah at community festival

Folsom embraces the true spirit of freedom and the holiday season with the eighth annual Chanukah Wonderland at the Folsom Community Center on Natoma Street. The festival will inc ...

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,” ...