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What's new around Folsom and the Greater Sacramento Area?

Storms Bring Folsom Lake Level to 102% of Average – Snowpack at 83% of Average

  What a difference a storm (or two) makes! Back in August Folsom Lake’s water level was below what it was during the historic drought conditions of 2014 – 2015. The lake’s storage was at 214,225 acre feet (24% capacity), and the Department of Water Resources projected it would drop to 15% of capacity by

Harley White Jr Quartet to Play Free Concert Sunday

  Folsom's Inaugural Jazzy Sundays Concert Harley White Jr, Pulitzer Prize nominated composer, musician, educator and bandleader brings his quartet to the Zittel Family Amphitheater in Folsom's Historic District for a free concert this Sunday, July 18 at 1pm.  Drawing from jazz standards, blues, world music and original compositions, Harley has a vast repertoire of

Community Comes together to Support Folsom Businesses

The state and local government restrictions on businesses have proven to be moving targets. Regardless of how we feel about them, they are here, and for the most part, people are complying. The latest restrictions, eliminating on-site restaurant dining, limiting retail and other services, could not have come at a worse time for the local

Folsom Chamber of Commerce asks for Community Help

From the Folsom Chamber of Commerce: Folsom, take action NOW! Tomorrow morning, Tuesday, December 8th, the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors will be voting on a proposed county ordinance that would authorize financial penalties from $500 up to $10,000 every day against residents and businesses that violate public health orders to contain the spread of

Folsom Women’s Conference This Thursday

The Second annual Folsom Chamber of Commerce Women’s Conference is happening this Thursday, November 9th. This is an outstanding full inspirational and informative content, and being held virtually, come as you are, in a COVID-safe environment. Our national keynotes will be speaking directly to Folsom. Evy Poumpouras has served as a secret service agent for

Understanding how your FICO Score is calculated

By: Norm Schriever There are many different forms of credit scores, used by banks, lenders, and financial institutions every single day. But FICO, or the Fair Isaac Corporation, is one of the most popular for analyzing consumer credit data and using it to formulate a score that predicts credit risk. FICO Scores are used in over

Early Numbers Show Covid’s Impact on the Folsom Economy

As I walk and drive around Folsom, I am saddened to see some of my favorite restaurants, bars and shops closed, some temporarily, some permanently, due to the impact of the coronavirus. I’ll never have Huevos Rancheros at the Sutter Street Grill again. I’ll miss the grilled avocado with crab meat and honey sriracha at

Sacramento Area Housing Market Comes Roaring Back

The Unexpected Coronavirus Effect is Frustrating Buyers Things looked pretty bleak in April. In-person home showings were banned, unemployment was soaring, and there were predictions of a housing market collapse. Sales in April were down by 50% or more in many areas. As of May 1, we were once again allowed to show homes in