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Couple leaves Afghanistan sands for Folsom

Less than seven months ago, enemy sniper fire rained down on Natalie Thomas as she tended to a wounded man. Now Natalie, 23, sits alongside her husband Jordan Thomas, 24, in her pa ...

Samuel Horne's Tavern taps into Sutter Street

Samuel Horne’s Tavern opened just a few months ago on Sutter Street and is already home for many local beer connoisseurs. “This is really a home bar. My first priority is to ge ...

Mobile arcade brings games home

The pizza arcade may be a thing of the past, with the latest wave in video game birthday parties to hit the streets. Thanks to Games2u, there is now a choice. “Sure, you can pack ...

Coldwell Banker collects 5,700 toys, 1,600 coats

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage announced that it collected 5,709 toys and 1,664 coats this holiday season to benefit families in need throughout Northern California. The T ...

Financial Focus: Time to keep New Year’s financial resolutions

Like many people, you probably made some New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps you promised yourself that you’ll visit the gym more often or learn a new language or reconnect with a ...

Economy top topic for forecast

The 2010 Economic Forecast, presented by the Appraisal Institute’s Sacramento Sierra Chapter, will be held at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 15, at Doubletree Hotel, 2001 Point West W ...

Business community puts out kidney call

The Folsom Chamber of Commerce sent out a recent notice to members calling for help. “It has come to our attention that one of our Chamber family members has a great need,” re ...

Market Matters: Starter homes harder to find

Buyers already need the patience of Job to close a short sale, which currently represents anywhere from 45-65 percent of all home purchases in our area. The statistics show that ...

Learn about home options in a poor economy

If your home is worth less than you owe and you want to learn what your options are, there will be a special seminar from 6:15 to 8 p.m. on Jan. 20 at 2600 E. Bidwell St., Suite 15 ...

The Real McCoy: Couple seeks guidance after losing their dream home

Dear Kari, My wife and I made an offer on our dream home and this is our second time buying a home. Of course we must sell our current home to qualify for the new house. As soon ...