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Rotarians come together for backyard renovation

A joint effort by Folsom’s three Rotary clubs was celebrated Thursday with the ribbon-cutting for a new upgraded backyard at Powerhouse Ministries. The clubs, which each meet sep ...

Region's Rotary clubs gather for awards

Rotary members from Folsom, El Dorado Hills and Granite Bay, as well as those from areas farther away, gathered recently in Sacramento to celebrate their achievements. Known as Di ...

Powerhouse Ministries gets a little help

All three Rotary clubs in Folsom - Rotary Club of Folsom, Rotary Club of Historic Folsom and Rotary Club of Folsom Lake - are volunteering their time and resources to create a pati ...

Editor's View: Culture, entertainment right in our backyard

On Friday night, my wife Rachel and I had a sitter for our two youngest (thanks to “Grammy” Brenda Roper), and a chance to have a nice evening on the town to celebrate our wedd ...

Rotary Club pitching drinks to fight polio

Jim Barr, retired San Francisco Giants pitcher, traded in his baseball glove for a bar towel last week to help the Rotary Club of Historic Folsom raise money to fight polio. Barr p ...

What is Folsom's new Play for All park?

By Gretchen Tobin Special to the Telegraph Sometimes dreams really do come true. The members of the Rotary Club of Historic Folsom had a dream. They had heard about Shane’s ...

Golf tournament tees off for kids’ park

A day of Folsom golf could result in someone sitting at lunch with a congressman. The Rotary Club of Historic Folsom is slated to hold their annual golf tournament on June 11 at Em ...

Editor's View: Fire chief recalls life-saving act

Dan Haverty, Folsom’s fire chief, didn’t let his organ donation anniversary go by without some recognition. It was on April 1, 2005, that he donated part of his liver to Bisho ...

Editor's View: Folsom Rotarians invade Natomas

Dozens of local Rotary Club members turned out Saturday morning at Inderkum High School in Natomas for the District 10 Rotary Conference. I spied plenty of local folks in attendanc ...

Students get the gift of words – lots of them

Over the last few weeks, dozens of service club members have been giving the gift of words to third-graders in Folsom. The Folsom Rotary Club and the Rotary Club of Historic Fols ...

Editor's View: C-SPAN rolls into region

If you spotted a big purple bus around the area recently, then you may already know C-SPAN was here. C-SPAN is that cable and satellite TV channel, or series of channels, airing g ...

Good deeds by locals don’t go unnoticed

While visiting the Rotary Club of Historic Folsom on Thursday morning, I witnessed a great example of the spirit of this community. I had recently received an email from Kathy Boo ...