folsom chamber of commerce

This election is about Folsom's economy, jobs

Your Folsom Chamber of Commerce is not just a volunteer organization that hosts the annual Fourth of July Folsom Pro Rodeo and Folsom Live; we are also advocates for local employer ...

Local business connects with community at Folsom Connections

For five years, the Folsom Chamber of Commerce has connected Folsom businesses with the community and this year’s Connection looks to be just as busy. “We call this business ex ...

Folsom goes virtual to promote tourism

Folsom has many amenities to entice visitors, and now there is a new way to attract them. Interested in testing the waters of Folsom Lake before jumping on that wakeboard? What ab ...

Folsom Live shakes up schedule

The main headliner for Folsom Live dropped out just a few weeks prior to the event, but organizers said they found a suitable replacement. Pat Benatar, originally scheduled to perf ...

Glamor graces Three Stages opening

A red carpet and searchlights added a touch of Tinsel Town as Three Stages at Folsom Lake College opened its doors for their grand opening Friday evening. Tuxedos, shimmering dress ...

Inmates turn to farming to help zoo animals

City staff layoffs prompted officials with California State Prison, Sacramento, to hatch a plan for inmates help out local wildlife. The Folsom Zoo Inmate Garden Project was launc ...

Have fun, but be safe at Folsom Live

Welcome to Folsom Live, the town’s big street party. In this guide, you’ll find answers to some common questions and hopefully learn something along the way. If you’re new to ...

Folsom Pro Rodeo turns 50 this July

Dust, dirt, sweat and grit make up the Folsom Pro Rodeo as well as the men and women who started the event 50 years ago. Organizers hope to shed light on the town’s staple event ...

Letter: Christmas program thanks

Thank you Chief Spiegel, Rosie, all the awesome CAPS volunteers, Ernie and the members of the FAA. I would also like to thank Sierra Pacific Mortgage, Casa Robles Jr. ROTC, all F ...

Folsom weathers winter storms

Despite some dangling power lines, traffic accidents and toppling fences, Folsom weathered the recent storms well, according to city officials. “Luckily for all, (last) week’s ...

Business community puts out kidney call

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce sent out a recent notice to members calling for help. “It has come to our attention that one of our Chamber family members has a great need,” re ...

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- ...

Letter: Vote city council out

I recently watched a Folsom City Council meeting and was quite disappointed again in the council members to justify the $1 a year rental of the office and facilities to the Chamber ...

Going shopping? Remember your bag

Picturing the comedy classic “Blazing Saddles,” I can almost hear an actor saying of WalMart’s move to go bag-free in Folsom, “Bags? Bags? We don’t need no stinkin’ bag ...