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Students slip into Rodgers and Hammerstein production

The genius of Rodgers and Hammerstein will take center stage as Folsom High School Performing Arts opens their production of “Cinderella” on Nov. 17. “This play had been on ...

36th annual Great American Smokeout is Nov. 17

The American Cancer Society is marking the 36th Annual Great American Smokeout on Nov. 17 this year. “Smokers who participate in the Great American Smokeout by not smoking on No ...

Brazilian immigrant, wife open new Jiu-Jitsu academy

The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu form of martial art was first practiced for self-defense and endurance building back at the beginning of the 20th century, but its teachings have grown in p ...

Grapes and Ivy puts down roots on Sutter Street

After being open for 10 years in three locations — Pacifica, Chico and Folsom — Grapes and Ivy has found its permanent home on Sutter Street. Joan Wilson, the shop’s owner, h ...

McTeacher’s night serves up funds for Christmas Basket program

McTeacher’s night had Folsom High School teachers and students dancing through the decades last week to support the Folsom Police Department Christmas Basket project. After schoo ...

Police reach out through social media

With the growing community in Folsom, local law enforcement officials are taking steps to stay connected with residents. According to Sgt. Jason Browning, the department’s public ...

Cops on the hunt for robber

For the second time this year an armed suspect has robbed the Umpqua Bank in Cameron Park. No one in the bank was injured during either robbery. Both robberies are believed to have ...

Folsom the stage for Veterans Day salute

More than 1,500 people came out to support veterans during the Veterans Day Parade through Folsom. On Nov. 11 more than 60 floats and 2,500 participants marched through Folsom in t ...

Holiday tour features historic Penryn home

One of Penryn’s oldest homes – all dressed up for the holidays – can be visited for one day only during the Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour. Built in 1880, the Citrus Colon ...