twin lakes food bank

School supplies sought for disadvantaged youth

Although it is summer, Twin Lakes Food Bank is now asking for donations of “back to school” items to help local children in need. Last year 607 students were helped and “thi ...

8-time Mr. Olympia coming to Folsom

IN2IT Nutrition & Fitness will hold its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Saturday. The sports nutrition store/private personal training studio in Folsom will hold the event from ...

Food bank chief retires after two decades

More than 120 people gathered last week to wish a fond farewell to the woman who has led the Twin Lakes Food Bank for more than two decades. Executive Director Kathy Boone is bagg ...

Food bank need rising

For many the holidays are a time of happiness and families gathering to share special times — however for some Folsom families, it’s hard to even put food on the table, let alo ...

Santa visits neighborhoods, gathers canned food

Santa and Mrs. Claus will stop to greet children at designated locations around Folsom over the next week. For safety reasons, children and their parents should wait at the design ...

Toy drive helps local families

I have lived in Folsom for 32 years and have assisted the Folsom Police Department with their annual Christmas Basket Project for most of the past the 23 years. I have been amazed ...

Fourth annual Turkey Trot raises $30,000

Thousands of thankful local residents gathered at the fourth annual Folsom Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning. The Turkey Trot is a 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run to benefit the Twin La ...

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 ...

Holiday run features festival-like atmosphere

Organizers of this year’s annual Turkey Trot hope runners will be seeking a way to burn off extra calories before they stuff themselves at Thanksgiving dinner. “It’s a neat ...

Food bank's cupboards are bare

The Twin Lakes Food Bank is experiencing a summer slump this month. Even though we are serving more people due to the high unemployment rate, we are running low on food at this c ...