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42Five will perform this season at Three Stages in Folsom

It’s never too early to start planning for next season. And with Folsom Lake Community Concert Association’s 2012-2013 season subscription sales beginning Monday, happy subscri ...

El Dorado Hills barrista bound for Broadway?

Hilary Wells, manager of the Nugget Coffee Bar in El Dorado Hills, takes pride in her job and in the beverages she serves. Along with a drink made to perfection, will be a warm smi ...

El Dorado Hills drama students delve into Agatha Christie mystery

For Oak Ridge High School drama teacher Janet Henke, coordinating more than two dozen student actors and stagehands the day before a play is to open is just another day at the offi ...

A Word to the Wise: Springsteen’s new release touches a chord

I never buy any new music these days without first giving it a test listen. However, there is one exception to my rule — Bruce Springsteen. The Boss seems to speak in a language ...

Celebrate St. Patty’s Day with a little Irish luck and lots of traditions

With the fun parades, cute symbols, and tasty food; everyone loves to be Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! But the origin of this popular Irish holiday dates back one thousand years an ...

From the Bay to the ‘Hills,’ Purple Place owner enjoys life

Denise Hountalas and her husband Mike own the Purple Place Bar and Grill, a well-known landmark in El Dorado Hills. They have three sons. Besides trying to manage the house, kids ...

Folsom-area lakes booster group seeks volunteers

From its inception almost three years ago, Friends of Lakes Folsom and Natoma (known as FOLFAN) has worked toward one goal: to protect the natural and cultural resources of the lak ...

Say hello to Folsom's new Leap Day baby

By Laura Newell Telegraph staff writer One local family had a leap year baby bounce into Folsom on Wednesday, Feb. 29 – a day that only comes once every four years. The first lea ...

'Dangerous Waters' TV show to premiere at Three Stages in Folsom on Wednesday

When people hear of a Sea-Doo, personal watercraft, they usually think of joy-riding around Folsom Lake. But for Folsom’s Steven Moll, his joy-riding turned into a 4,500-mile tri ...

Weather anchor turned eye to sky after stints on David Letterman, Merv Griffin

Dave Bender’s career has taken the El Dorado Hills TV anchor from feathers to the weather. The lead weather reporter for KOVR-TV, Channel 13, Sacramento’s CBS affiliate, worked ...