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Scout bridges healing, gardening to earn Eagle rank

Millun Atluri of Folsom has earned his Eagle Scout rank thanks to a hospital project inspired by a science fair exhibit. Millun, a member of Boy Scouts Troop 237 in Folsom, earned ...

Lumber company to shutter after 25 years

As one door closes another one opens for the owners of Dusty Creek Lumber in El Dorado Hills. After more than 25 years in business the lumber and hardware store is closing, but th ...

RadioShack veteran heads newest store

With a new image and corporate name for an old brand, RadioShack has added El Dorado Hills to its more than 4,470 stores with the opening of one of its newest in the Green Valley M ...

Editor's View: Can you feel the heat?

Bob McDonald, a longtime subscriber to the Telegraph, called to say he appreciated our front-page story on The Heatwave pro basketball team. “I had no idea they were here in Fols ...

Joe Gagliardi deals in commerce, community

More than 15 years ago, Joe Gagliardi took the reins of the Folsom Chamber of Commerce and has never looked back. Gagliardi began working as the president and CEO of the business- ...

Robot-building boys bucking for championship

While other young men are completely absorbed with the competition they find on XBoxes and Wii platforms, eight lads from the Folsom area have pooled their wits to attempt to win i ...

Couple leaves Afghanistan sands for Folsom

Less than seven months ago, enemy sniper fire rained down on Natalie Thomas as she tended to a wounded man. Now Natalie, 23, sits alongside her husband Jordan Thomas, 24, in her p ...

Family seeks help to find grandmother’s killer

Not knowing what happened has been hard on those left behind in the wake of Alice Murphy’s death. “It’s been very hard for my oldest daughter, Ashley,” Mark Judish, Murphy ...

Carmichael resident turns 105

Frances Cook was born Jan. 5, 1905. She grew up in the “horse and buggy” days on a farm near Fall River, Kansas, without any of the modern conveniences of today. She had a won ...

Folsom Pioneers seeks host families for summer

Are you a baseball fan? Enjoy amateur athletes at the highest level? Know an elementary, middle school or high school student who would benefit from a collegiate student athlete li ...