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Editor's View: Council hopefuls talk tough on budget

There is a lot to cover this week, so let’s get right to it. We go from politics to entertainment to philanthropy, all in one column. Hang on. Local election hits the road The th ...

Three candidates vie for two seats of Folsom city council

Two incumbents and one challenger are vying for two seats on the Folsom City Council. Jeff Starsky, a 12-year veteran on the council, is seeking re-election along with retired Air ...

Folsom unanimously approves South of Highway 50 expansion

The Folsom South of Highway 50 annexation project was unanimously approved by the Folsom City Council last week. The city approved the specific plan and the environmental plan. No ...

Ice rink opens with helping hands

Last week the Folsom ice rink opened with helping hands and smiling faces. The ice rink returned this year after a one-year hiatus due to financial problems. This year the Folsom H ...

City seeks growth south of Highway 50

Residents will have a chance in August to give their feedback on plans for the city to expand its borders by more than 3,500 acres, or 5.48 square miles. The “South of 50” pro ...

Mayor 'fearful' for city finances

In a recent speech, Folsom Mayor Jeff Starsky said the state of the city is “sound” but he fears for the future of the city due to the state’s budget mess. “I’m glad 2009 ...

Starsky named mayor

The Folsom City Council unanimously elected Jeffrey Starsky as mayor and Andy Morin as vice mayor during the Dec. 8 City Council meeting. Starsky was first elected to the City Cou ...

School music programs hit the right notes

The music programs at Sutter Middle, Folsom Middle and Folsom High School were recognized recently by the Folsom City Council. Vice Mayor Jeff Starsky, left, presented a mayoral pr ...

Despite economy, Folsom earns high bond rating

Folsom City Manager Kerry Miller announced Tuesday night that Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services affirmed Folsom’s "AA-" rating on outstanding general obligation bonds and said ...