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Florist blossoms with reader votes

The Blossom Shop in Folsom on Natoma Street has been voted Best of the Best by the readers of the Folsom/El Dorado Hills Telegraph for the second consecutive year. “What’s spe ...

Lucky's offers shaves, haircuts and hangout

Men who want to get a shave and haircut, drink a beer and just be men can now escape to Lucky’s Barbershop and Men’s Club in Folsom. “This is a place for men to come hang out ...

Locals get fired up for this pizza

It hasn’t even been around for a decade, but Chicago Fire has evolved into a dining landmark in the heart of Historic Folsom. It also has the best pizza in town, according to our ...

Locals tap zoo as family favorite

Since 1963, the small Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary has been home to some very special animals. All the animals are non-releasable, according to zoo officials. Many were raised, and re ...

Nursery nurtures reader devotion

Green Valley Nursery and Landscape is all about customer service, which is one reason they were voted Best of the Best nursery in El Dorado Hills. Diana Hawk, of El Dorado Hills, h ...

B&J coasts into title win

B&J Auto Body Shop might only have a satellite office in Folsom with headquarters located at 11000 Folsom Blvd. in Rancho Cordova, but clients thought enough of their work to vote ...

‘Coppelia’ offers compelling story told through ballet

It’s about passion. An all-consuming passion for dance. According to Pamela Hayes, performing a classical ballet is akin to falling in love for the first time, and that’s the l ...

Murder mystery, pea liven up local stage

Everyone loves a good tale, and when it comes to retelling fairy tales, Hans Christian Andersen was one of the best. But Broadway has a certain knack of taking entertaining tales, ...

A Word to the Wise: Much can happen in eight years

I like milestones. It is satisfying to mark the times and see what has happened in the past. It helps to make sense of what has happened and prepare for what will happen. Take eigh ...

Folsom Rodeo grand marshal turns 103

Eleanor Cavitt is celebrating her birthday Aug. 25. She is turning 103 years old. Cavitt was born Aug. 25, 1908 in Sacramento. She was born to an immigrant German family who settl ...