History

Find out how much your antiques could be worth at evaluation in Folsom

FOLSOM, CA - If you have a lamp, chair, chest, music instrument or other antique once owned by your great-grandparent and want to learn how much it might be worth, this Saturday is ...

Murer House is forgotten 'jewel' in Folsom

The Murer House, a little bit of Italy in Historic Folsom, is a historical spot with lots of history exuding from its 900-square-foot property that many tourists and locals alike d ...

A look at history: Chan House tells tale of early Chinese discrimination

The boarded up Chan House in Historic Folsom may seem like a hole in the wall, but there is actually an important tale behind the House that few Folsomites know about. Jeff Ferreir ...

Classic cars show and shine in Folsom Lake region

While many classic car lovers are heading to Reno this month for Hot August Nights, there are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy these chrome-encrusted beauties without hitting ...

How much are your antiques worth? Find out Saturday

For those who may want to get an idea of the value of grandma?s quilt, the Folsom History Museum is the place to be. On Saturday, July 21, the museum will host a limited version of ...

Folsom Chevy helps drive rodeo

FOLSOM CA - Sponsors play a major role in promoting and keeping the Folsom Pro Rodeo alive. Marshal Crossan, president of Folsom Chevy, has been a major sponsor of the rodeo for t ...

Step back in time at Folsom Pioneer Village

FOLSOM CA - Located on Wool Street between Sutter and Leidesdorff streets, sits an area where time stands still. Folsom Pioneer Village, run by the Folsom History Museum, is a livi ...

Classic, custom cars to cruise in Cameron Park

Christa McAuliffe Park is the place to be June 9 for the 14th Annual Custom and Classic Car Show ?On the Green.? Live music, vendors, raffles and food and beverages will be availab ...

Folsom museum pieces together history through fabric

The Folsom History Museum is pairing vintage with modern in the ?Then and Now? antique quilt and vintage clothing exhibit. The exhibit is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Sunday, ...

Editor's View: From Texas, Folsom vacation turns to homecoming

For many, planning a spring or summer vacation could mean a trip to the coast or one of the popular amusements parks such as Disneyland. That wasn?t the case for Corpus Christi, Te ...

Moms get to ride 1914-era streetcar for free in Folsom on Mother's Day

FOLSOM CA - Warm days didn?t wilt spirits for the volunteers putting on Rail Daze Weekend Folsom. Located on the historic tracks behind Hampton Inn Suites at 155 Placerville Road, ...

Locals get pumped for Folsom Handcar Derby

Racers are getting pumped to race in Folsom?s annual Handcar Derby. The 21st annual Folsom Handcar Derby is set to take place May 19-20 on the tracks in front of Broadstone Marketp ...

Folsom museum unveils California's role in Civil War

When you think about the United States Civil War, California might not be the first state that comes to mind. But that?s what Richard Hurley and T.J. Meekins, curators of Folsom Hi ...

Clarksville ghost town roars to life Saturday

EL DORADO HILLS CA - The tiny ghost town of Clarksville will come alive with horse drawn wagons, mounted Pony Express riders, gold panners and Mountain Men May 5 for the 6th Annual ...