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Don't name health bill after Kennedy

Send your personal message to Congress. It is unconscionable to think that it would even be considered to attach Ted Kennedy’s name to the Obama Healthcare Bill. The death of th ...

Legislators just don’t care

Why is it that the legislators we elect care more about the migrants who are in our country illegally than they care about the taxpayers who pay all the expenses in our country? W ...

Time to accept turning 50 years old

The roller coaster slowly clanks its way up, up, up to the top of its first summit. You sit in it, looking around as you ascend into the sky, giddy at first and then progressively ...

Reverse mortgages could boost home ownership

For those who don’t know (moi included), the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development finally puckered up and put a kiss on last year’s Housing and Economic Recovery Ac ...

Writer disagrees with headline

The previous Folsom Heritage column published in The Folsom Telegraph used a headline containing the term “history buff.” I think the term “buff” should be outlawed. It is ...

‘Play for All’ park moves forward

A park for children with disabilities has received a significant financial boost. The city council unanimously approved resolution No. 8506 to accept a grant award from the “Fir ...

Theater livens up the 50

You don’t need a big city to see quality live theater. The area is home to numerous theatrical groups including a full time theater. “We do shows 52 weeks a year,” said Stag ...

Fifty things to do

The Fabulous 50, more commonly known as Highway 50, offers visitors and travelers many options ranging from live performances to outdoor recreation. This list is certainly not comp ...

Koller graduates from West Point

Cadet Heidi Margaret Koller, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Koller, of Folsom, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday, May 23. Koller graduated from Folsom High Sc ...

Frazer joins Marine Corp

Michael Stanley Frazer, 24, of Folsom was commissioned as a 2nd Lt. in the United States Marine Corps and reported to the basic school in Quantico, Va., on June 2. Frazer received ...