Living

Folsom Garden Club offers grants for horticultural projects

The Folsom Garden Club is offering cash grants to nonprofit organizations within the City of Folsom for horticultural projects. Grants normally range from $200-1,500, but other amo ...

Craft beers celebrated at Tap Folsom

After a successful first year, the craft beer event Tap Folsom will return to a new venue located in the center of Historic Folsom at the outdoor plaza Friday. “The venue ch ...

Hot Fads and Cool Trends in Cloth

Hot Fads and Cool Trends in Cloth is the theme of this year’s 36th Annual Vintage Quilt and Fashion Exhibit at the Folsom History Museum. A collection of 46 vintage quilts fr ...

Holocaust survivor to speak in Folsom

At 15-years old, Albert Rosa originally from Greece, survived the Holocaust, later earning five American military medals including the Purple Heart for his courageous acts of brave ...

Folsom singers take a tour of a lifetime

On July 5, the Sacramento Choral Society began their 2015 International Tour. The group performed in Paris and Normandy in France, as well as London, England. Karen McConnell, owne ...

Things To Do: July 29- Aug. 4

Wednesday, July 29 Six Words for Designing Art Journals from 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  Wednesdays through Aug. 26at the Folsom Public Library meeting room, 411 Stafford St. in ...

Folsom parents hope to open an art and technology-focused school

Folsom parents Todd and Tannya Derby are working to petition the opening of a charter school in Folsom that will focus on art and technology. “We have found that our kids ar ...

Neil Simon’s ‘The Sunshine Boys’ shines at Sutter Street Theatre

In every season Sutter Street Theatre features a couple of plays that are joint productions with Give Us a Hand Productions. Janelle Kauffman directs, and her husband Stephen plays ...

Almond Heights Senior Living to open in September

The construction at 8685 Greenback Lane in Orangevale is in its final stages, and Almond Heights Senior Living is set to start welcoming residents at the beginning of September. A ...

‘My Life Around the Big House’ book signings

Longtime local Rick Wiley, 63, will share insights into his experiences growing up at Folsom State Prison at two book signings in Folsom this weekend. Author Matthew Easterbrook an ...

Celebrate Folsom Prison’s 135th anniversary at benefit event

Updated 10:45 a.m. July 22, 2015: The Old Guard Foundation board has elected to cancel this event. This year marks Folsom State Prison’s 135th anniversary. Opened in 1880, i ...

Folsom scout needs community help to complete Eagle Scout project

After the death of two Folsom children, Boy Scout Tejas Sood, 15, of Folsom, is using his Eagle Scout project to honor their lives. “After the deaths of Ronin Shimizu and Sa ...