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Editor's view: Mark's just fine, thanks for asking

Mark Ferreira, the guy at Stage Nine Theatre/Garbeau’s in Folsom, has had some explaining to do. It seems that Mark Ferreira’s name is very similar to Mark Barrera and many ha ...

Editor's view: Why has the rink been put on ice?

Rumors abound regarding the recent news why plans for the ice rink on Sutter Street have been put hold, at least for this year. One caller claims it was due to law suits resulting ...

Think it can't happen to you? Think again

Working in the ink-slinging business for two decades, I’ve covered some horrific stories. From multiple fatal car accidents to murders to kidnappings, the tales of woe are plenty ...

Vets continue to serve community

The American Legion, housed at the Veterans Memorial Hall, turns 80 on Nov. 11. Chartered on this day in 1929 as the Folsom Blodgett Post 362 of the American Legion, the modern da ...

Turn trinkets into treasure

It looks like it’s about time to go through the attic and your grandmother’s cedar chest because antiques will be all the rage in September in Folsom. Candy Miller, one of the ...

Recent graduates receive scholarships

Congratulations are in order for five recent graduates. Tim Chae, Brandon Greenwood, Julia Nguyen and Alexander Vaughn, all from Oak Ridge High School, along with Stephen Matzat of ...

To some, size really does matter

Readers may recall the question I posed a few weeks ago asking if size really matters when it comes to IMAX. The Regal Cinemas in El Dorado Hills has proudly sported the IMAX label ...

New look, new bar and same ol’ Sac

The Telegraph is going through some upgrades, as you’ll notice by this week’s new and improved edition. Our goal is to make the paper easier to read, more user friendly and rea ...

Scouts, patriotism and Elliott the robot

GOOD NEWS DEPT. — Danielle Jolette of El Dorado Hills recently pitched in to liven up the scenery at the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary. Armed with a paint brush, the Girl Scout created a ...

Palladio is doing just fine

Recent media reports linking the Palladio at Broadstone project with the bankruptcy of a nationally known mall owner is unfounded, according to the mall’s owners. Brian Spickard ...

Bridges, bashes and culinary battles

FOOD FOR THOUGHT — Libraries in El Dorado County are collecting canned food and money during April to be donated to the El Dorado County Food Bank. The food bank provided 12,000 ...

Time to acknowledge area's best

From recreation to dining, Folsom and El Dorado Hills have it all, making this area one of the most desirable places to live in the country. This special section, the Telegraph’ ...

Ghost town to get a facelift in time for party

PICK PIC — It seems Thelma Scott-Skillman, PhD, is quite a lady. So much, in fact, that Assemblyman Roger Niello (R-Fair Oaks) honored the president of Folsom Lake College as the ...

Park gates to be shut during peak drive times

PARK NO MORE — The gates in the parking lots near the pavilion at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Community Park will be shut during high traffic times, particula ...