snook's candies

Familiar Faces: Snook’s confectioner appreciates sweet family life

Jim Snook and his family, residents of El Dorado Hills, own Snook’s Candies on Sutter Street in Folsom. The popular chocolate factory has been in the family since 1963 and no ...

Editor's View: Big bunny benefits history boosters

You know Easter is almost upon us when Jim Snook, owner of the family run Snook’s Candies, is up to his elbows in chocolate bunnies. Snook works feverishly to prepare for the fl ...

Chocolate masterpiece

Just call him Folsom’s Michelangelo, but instead of marble, he works with chocolate. Snook’s Chocolate Factory on Sutter Street, which was founded in 1963, is offering a wide v ...

A guy's guide to surviving Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is one of the few days of the year that a guy needs to be on his best behavior (anniversaries and birthdays are the other two). The day may be made for lovers, bu ...