History

Antique cash registers ring up fun for new Folsom resident

The saying, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” registers a different tune with Folsom’s Ken Konet. Konet, 70, who owns his own consulting c ...

Folsom's historic homes shine on weekend holiday tour

The Historic Folsom Holiday Home Tour debuts 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Dec. 7-8, with proceeds benefiting the Folsom Historical Society and the Murer House Foundation. Seven historic homes ...

Tour holiday-theme homes first two weekends in December in Folsom, El Dorado Hills

The first two weekends in December is the time to get out and tour Folsom and El Dorado Hills’ homes, since they are decked out for the holiday season. Gayleen Pellicano sta ...

Folsom museum's holiday exhibit adds bygone-era cheer to Sutter Street

FOLSOM, CA - If you’ve been waiting for Santa, your wait is over. Folsom History Museum’s annual holiday exhibit is open and ready to get you in to the holiday spirit. ...

Longtime El Dorado Hills locals relish area's rich heritage

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - A large group of El Dorado Hills’ movers and shakers from the past several decades got together recently to visit and share stories. Mimi Mattock, who ...

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 ...