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Retailers bullish on holiday sales

Retailers in El Dorado Hills and Folsom are expecting a jolly jingling of cash registers during the crucial end-of-year holiday sales. Despite lingering economic caution in the wa ...

Small businesses help weave fabric of El Dorado Hills community

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - Ask any resident to refer you to a good place to buy chocolates, and they’ll tell you to head right on over to Snooks Chocolate Factory in Folsom. In El ...

Shop's new Folsom Sutter Street space isn't too shabby

FOLSOM CA - A local business is bucking the trend of downsizing, opting instead to go big. Not Too Shabby, an eclectic home décor and gift shop in Folsom’s Historic B ...

One-man shop seeks to get cyclists back on the road in El Dorado Hills

EL DORADO HILLS CA - Casey McConachie has a dog of a questionable breed mix as his “store manager” and drives an ambulance to do pick-ups and deliveries for his Bicycle ...

Area business hopes for a big holiday boost

There’s a new old way to holiday shop this year, one that avoids crowds of buyers pushing and shoving to be among the first to snap up special deals on specially marked down merc ...