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Our commitment to well-balanced campaign coverage

In this issue of the Folsom Telegraph and in the weeks prior it has been pretty obvious, it’s election season. In this area, the campaigns beyond pre-heated and are already r ...

Telegraph talks council race: part 6

As election and campaign season is underway, the Folsom Telegraph had the opportunity to sit down with each of the 12 candidates running for three open seats on the Folsom City Cou ...

Telegraph talks council race: part 5

As election and campaign season is underway, the Folsom Telegraph had the opportunity to sit down with each of the 12 candidates running for three open seats on the Folsom City Cou ...

Fear! Death! Destruction! Despair! Headlines!

Cue the music. Heavy on the bass. Start it slow, increase it slowly, until it provides an increasingly ominous soundtrack for my whispered words of fear. Even though we have made ...

Another View: Keep Folsom vibrant, strong and healthy – Yes on Measure E

On April 10, 2018, our City Council took a bold step to place an important ballot measure before Folsom voters on Nov. 6. Simply put, Measure E proposes a half-cent sales tax incre ...

Folsom in the fall

Fall into Folsom in October! I’d like to start with a heartfelt thank you to the volunteers, sponsors and ticket buyers who make Folsom LIVE a great event – Folsom&rsqu ...

Folsom City Manager Andersen talks schools

As summer ends and the school year begins, it’s a new chapter and time of transition for many Folsom families. With two kids in college, it’s a nostalgic time of year f ...

Hey, it’s not about you or me anyway

Over the decades I have performed numerous funerals. The task was always basic – to honor (as best as possible) the deceased and to provide comfort and direction for the frie ...

Folsom A to Z: Broncho Charles Miller

Editor’s note: Folsom A to Z is an intermittent series in the Telegraph where readers can learn facts and history about Folsom. Each week, the Telegraph will select a landmar ...

Folsom A to Z: William Alexander Leidesdorff

Editor’s note: Folsom A to Z is an intermittent series in the Telegraph where readers can learn facts and history about Folsom. Each week, the Telegraph will select a landmar ...

Fall in the Historic District

I try not to be political in my life. I like it when everyone gets along, takes care of each other and is courteous. I don’t care for grandstanding or political positioning. ...

Another very important election

Just a couple of weeks ago, The Folsom Telegraph co-sponsored a special Folsom City Council candidates forum, along with other reputable local media organizations right here in our ...

Dani Shapiro’s “Hourglass” captures a sliver of life

I started writing on Jan. 1, 1970, as a 10-year-old. It wasn’t much at first, just a calendar block. I would write the weather and, once in a while, a special event that occu ...

Telegraph talks with Council candidates: part two

As election and campaign season is underway, the Folsom Telegraph had the opportunity to sit down with each of the 12 candidates running for three open seats on the Folsom City Cou ...

Telegraph talks with Council candidates: part one

As election and campaign season is underway, the Folsom Telegraph had the opportunity to sit down with each of the 12 candidates running for three open seats on the Folsom City Cou ...