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EDH teen not defined by multiple sclerosis

Madison Harper had a difficult junior year at Oak Ridge High. She battled fatigue, muscle weakness and balance issues for most of the school year before she finally alerted her fa ...

Governor signs new Folsom Prison museum bill

After nearly 10 years of planning, locals and tourists will soon be able to visit a new, state-of-the-art museum filled with artifacts highlighting Folsom Prison. Assemblywoman Be ...

Twirling to a national titles

Sophia Barden has a goal to be a world baton twirling champion. She hasn’t achieved her goal yet, but she’s not about to quit trying. Barden, 14, just returned from pa ...

Acclaimed pianist returns to Harris Center for more conversations

Internationally acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel will bring his hit show “Keyboard Conversations” back to Folsom Saturday at Harris Center for the Arts. “Keyboar ...

Community turns to crowdfunding to support local family

After the tragic death of Rachelle “Rocky” Piparo, community members are coming together to help support her children. According to reports, the 33-year-old mother of ...

Oak Ridge grad excited for mission trip abroad

After more than a year of planning and fundraising, Lauren Sende and her basketball teammates from Westmont College in Santa Barbara are off on the trip of a lifetime. The team le ...

Benefit concert to keep local railroad on track

A celebration of music concert featuring three live bands will benefit the preservation and development of the Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad. The concert will be from ...

Rita’s of Folsom a family destination

After making Rita’s Italian Ice a family destination for their household, Holly and Michael Kane decided to open a Rita’s in Folsom to share their family favorite with ...

Romantic comedy to film in Town Center

Town Center in El Dorado Hills will act as part of the filming location for a new romantic comedy highlighting local talent and regional amenities. Sacramento business and communi ...

Kids Camp Party and Family Fun Center opens in EDH

After months of cleaning and updating equipment, Kids Camp Party and Family Fun Center is open and ready for business in El Dorado Hills. The location off of Latrobe Road in El Do ...

Local businesses saddle up for equine fundraiser

The El Dorado Saloon and Sauce’d Cocktail House in El Dorado Hills is partnering up with the volunteer-run nonprofit organization All About Equine for another benefit fundrai ...

From couch potato to runner

When Hassan Aboukhadijeh’s sons graduated from Oak Ridge High and moved away to college, he knew life was going to change. Having watched Feross and Amjed run cross country ...

Holocaust survivor to speak in Folsom

At 15-years old, Albert Rosa originally from Greece, survived the Holocaust, later earning five American military medals including the Purple Heart for his courageous acts of brave ...

Local scout leads book collection for El Dorado Hills library

A 15-year-old El Dorado Hills bookworm metamorphosed into an Eagle Scout last week and plans to continue with scouting, adding as many more of the Boy Scouts’ 136 merit badge ...