Living

Real adventure on and off the screen

Two stars of the NBC soap opera, “Days of Our Lives,” will visit Folsom this week to bring awareness to their growing teen camp. Arrow-Heart Adventure Camps was co-cre ...

Former Folsom Police Department dispatcher authors second book

Author and a former 911 dispatcher for the City of Folsom Joanne Kraft recently wrote her second book, “The Mean Mom’s Guide to Raising Great Kids,” and said the ...

Dry weather spurs new gardening trends

A fourth year of drought is changing the landscape of California’s yards and gardens as residents opt for drought-resistant plants and pull up their parched lawns to replace ...

Installing carbon monoxide alarms in your home can save lives

Some of the most harmful chemicals are some of the hardest to detect. With that in mind, CAL FIRE encourages people to install a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in their homes and apart ...

Nature Bowl grows teamwork through environmental fun

Every spring, regional schools and clubs come together to build teams of third through sixth-graders to take on challenges that test and develop their environmental literacy for th ...

Hands4Hope to serve up annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

The Hands4Hope Youth Board will be hosting their fourth annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on March 20, and has selected the center for Violence-Free Relationships -Bullying Preven ...

Local bikers go HOG wild

Folsom Harley Owners Group (HOG) Chapter 1787 is revving up for a weekend full of motorcycles, food, fun and fundraising. The eighth annual Spring Breakin’ Out Poker Run wil ...

Folsom student awarded $16,000 through VFW scholarship contest

Folsom High School senior Jaycie Schenone was recently named the second place winner in the 2015 National Voice of Democracy Program and recipient of the $16,000 Charles Kuralt Mem ...

Folsom plumber Andrew Michael Lane Sr. leaves a legacy

For 44 years Andrew Michael Lane Sr. owned and operated Andy’s Plumbing Services and Repair in Folsom. Lane passed away in his Fair Oaks home on Feb. 9 at 90 years old, but ...

‘The Pink Floyd Experience!’ live in Folsom

Last year the music of Pink Floyd rocked capacity audiences at the Harris Center for the Arts with “Greatest Hits and Rarities Part II.” Due to the overwhelmingly posit ...