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Toy drive helps local families

I have lived in Folsom for 32 years and have assisted the Folsom Police Department with their annual Christmas Basket Project for most of the past the 23 years. I have been amazed ...

Fourth annual Turkey Trot raises $30,000

Thousands of thankful local residents gathered at the fourth annual Folsom Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning. The Turkey Trot is a 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run to benefit the Twin La ...

Ice rink opens with helping hands

Last week the Folsom ice rink opened with helping hands and smiling faces. The ice rink returned this year after a one-year hiatus due to financial problems. This year the Folsom H ...

Holiday run features festival-like atmosphere

Organizers of this year’s annual Turkey Trot hope runners will be seeking a way to burn off extra calories before they stuff themselves at Thanksgiving dinner. “It’s a neat ...

Food bank's cupboards are bare

The Twin Lakes Food Bank is experiencing a summer slump this month. Even though we are serving more people due to the high unemployment rate, we are running low on food at this c ...

Community rallies behind food bank

It truly is the season of giving, if recent donations to the food bank are any indication. In recent days, donations have been coming in from local organizations, and just in the n ...

Big crowd expected at Turkey Trot

Do you want to be able to eat as much as you want on Thanksgiving without feeling guilty? The third annual Folsom Turkey Trot at 9 a.m. at the Parkway Trails will provide participa ...

Facing tough times

Local aid organizations are seeing the full effects of tough economic times. Kathy Boone, director of Twin Lakes Food Bank on Montrose Drive, said her organization has seen a 25 pe ...

Turkey Trot a big hit in Folsom

The second Folsom Turkey Trot was bigger and better than in its inaugural year, meaning more money was raised for the Twin Lakes Food Bank and the Never In Our Town Youth Scholarsh ...
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