Opinion

Letter to the Editor: SeaQuest not welcome

Dear Editor, SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium is not a welcome addition to Folsom. In all of their locations, they have a history of animal welfare abuse and lack of care. The newly- ...

Tornadoes, hurricanes and whirlwinds, oh my

As we slug through the throes of the midsummer's nightmarish heat, look at other areas of our expansive land and be grateful. I heard on the radio (my main source of news thes ...

Our View: Two great community events to support

It’s a great week in Folsom to have fun and support two great entities in our city. This Friday evening, Tap Folsom returns to the Historic District. Then on Saturday it&rsqu ...

August in Folsom

Take a welcome break from our toasty temperatures and check out the chill beer scene at TAP Folsom on Friday, Aug. 3. This annual beer fest is Folsom’s Backyard Brewfest taki ...

Our View: Farewell to the great race

In the early 1300s, English author Geoffrey Chaucer coined the famous phrase still used today – “All good things must come to end.” Last weekend, the County of Sa ...

Has it been 15 years already?

Fifteen years can feel like a huge chunk of time, or a blink of the eye, depending on your perspective. Looking forward, it seems to be quite the stretch. Looking backward, it seem ...

Does a seller have to respond to my offer?

Question: Dear Kari; My husband and I had our Realtor write up a full price offer on a home we liked very much! The problem is the seller will not respond to our good offer. Our ...

“On Golden Pond” charms at Sutter Street Theatre

I look forward every year to the play Janelle and Stephen Kauffman’s “Give Us A Hand Productions” brings to Folsom’s Sutter Street Theatre. Kauffman is one ...

Covering, supporting our prep gridirons

While we are still in the middle of the month of July, it may seem like it’s early, but yes, it is time to start talking about high school football in our community. At the ...

Seeing the world

Everyone loves traveling. Lying out on gorgeous beaches, walking down busy streets and surrounding yourself with new and beautiful cultures are just a few reasons people are drawn ...

“Devotions” – Mary Oliver’s selected poems

From time to time, I pause to remind us of our lovely local library. It is always a great place to go. This is especially true in the summer because it is a cool and quiet ret ...

Letter to the Editor: Thank you

Another Folsom Pro Rodeo has come and gone. This annual summer event is a highlight for those of us living in Folsom, and the many visitors and tourists who come from out of town t ...

Sacramento continues to propose new taxes

Our state government is collecting more money from Californians than ever before. At $200 billion, this year’s state budget set a new record, surpassing last year’s bud ...