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Who’s Who in the Folsom Zoo; Meet orphaned mountain lion, Cedar

Editor’s note: This is a weekly feature in the Folsom Telegraph where readers will get the opportunity to meet Folsom’s furriest. This week’s “Who’s W ...

Thank you local candidates

It’s been a little over a week since election night came and went. This year, the Folsom Telegraph took its pre-election coverage and its election night coverage to a level i ...

Do not forget, as time goes by

Think about it – we forget much more than we remember. We retain a certain percentage of information and experience, and a greater percentage passes through our fingers like ...

What’s the big deal with a buyer calling a listing agent to see a listing?

Question: Dear Kari, My husband and I just recently decided to stop throwing our money away on renting. We decided to take the plunge and become proud homeowners. We have hi ...

Folsom is a truly special place

I was recently out on my morning run on the Parkway trails when I noted the air was a little crisper and leaves were starting to change their colors. Fall has finally arrived in Fo ...

Here’s what I’ve been reading from the library

Growing up in Baltimore, I enjoyed visits to the Enoch Pratt Free Library. What a treasure trove for those who love to read. Living in Folsom, I enjoy my visits to the Georgia Mur ...

Keeping the home during a divorce

Question: Dear Kari, I have been married for just under 10 years. Much to my surprise, I am getting divorced. My husband says I can keep our home if I buy him out right ...

Folsom A to Z; Jim “Digger” Williams

Editor’s note: Folsom A to Z is an intermittent series in the Telegraph where readers can learn facts and history about Folsom. Each week, the Telegraph will select a landmar ...

Another View: Why support small businesses?

People ask me all the time why I own a small business. They know it requires long hours, hard work and well, not a huge salary with benefits. Each time I answer it always comes bac ...

Will voting booth cure label fever?

It’s here. It is time to vote. Aren’t you going to be so happy when these ads cease airing on television and radio? Note to future candidates – what we want to kn ...

Buying a new construction home

Question: Dear Kari, My husband and I are going to be buying a new construction home. My bother said that we should use his agent, but as we understand this is not necessary. Ple ...

9th Circuit Court takes control of county’s authority to crack down on homeless camps

In September of this year, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision in the case Martin v. Boise, which ruled local governments cannot cite or arrest anyone for sleeping ...

November in Folsom

As we close out this beautiful October, the final weekend brings with it a chance for some additional fun events, Folsom style! This weekend, Oct. 27-28, will feature the world-cla ...

We shall not influence the vote

The big day is less than two weeks away now. No, I am not talking about Christmas just yet, although the retail superstores are already talking about it. I’m talking about no ...

KKK - Kaepernick, Kavenaugh, Kindness

No matter how small or how large the boat, the water of all of the oceans in the world cannot sink it unless it gets inside the boat. And now matter how hard and hateful things see ...