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Firefighters run CIM for charity

The California International Marathon, held the first Sunday of the month every December since 1983, will start in Folsom and take runners through Orangevale, Citrus Heights, Fair ...

World War II vet remembers

World War II ended 70 years ago and the last remaining veterans from “the Greatest Generation” are dwindling.  The day before Veteran’s Day, one of Folsom& ...

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 ...

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 ...

Folsom High crowns their Homecoming royalty

Jack Van Tuyle and Hannah Boctor were crowned Folsom High’s homecoming king and queen during halftime of Friday’s varsity football game against Nevada Union. Folsom won ...

Governor signs new Folsom Prison museum bill

After nearly 10 years of planning, locals and tourists will soon be able to visit a new, state-of-the-art museum filled with artifacts highlighting Folsom Prison. Assemblywoman Be ...

Folsom police barbecue to support youth programs

The Folsom Police Foundation and Folsom Police Officers’ Association are working together to put on a barbecue fundraiser Saturday at Folsom City Lions Park. “Both org ...

Folsom man never lost sight of his dreams

Falling from 19,500 feet, Ted Volpendesta is as focused as he’s ever been. The 35-year-old Folsom resident and skydiver has a job to do and he’s been visualizing it fo ...

Acclaimed pianist returns to Harris Center for more conversations

Internationally acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel will bring his hit show “Keyboard Conversations” back to Folsom Saturday at Harris Center for the Arts. “Keyboar ...

Community turns to crowdfunding to support local family

After the tragic death of Rachelle “Rocky” Piparo, community members are coming together to help support her children. According to reports, the 33-year-old mother of ...

Benefit concert to keep local railroad on track

A celebration of music concert featuring three live bands will benefit the preservation and development of the Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad. The concert will be from ...

Rita’s of Folsom a family destination

After making Rita’s Italian Ice a family destination for their household, Holly and Michael Kane decided to open a Rita’s in Folsom to share their family favorite with ...

Students at Theodore Judah Elementary head back to school

Many Folsom students headed back to school yesterday after summer break. Students at Theodore Judah Elementary in Folsom are pictured here on the first day of school.

Craft beers are on tap at Doyle’s Pub and Taproom in Folsom

For those looking for a casual and comfortable pub to grab a pint, Doyle’s Pub and Taproom has a lot to offer. Longtime companions, Patrick Doyle, 34, and Melanie Ottersen, ...