Category Archives: FYI

Tips to Prepare a Room for Rent via the Sharing Economy

Guest blogger Seth ‘PapaDIY’ Murphy is back with some great tips on preparing your home

Folsom to Sue Sac County over Mather Airport Expansion

    The Folsom City Council unanimously voted to see Sacramento County over the planned

Update on the Water Situation

Take a look at the photos above.  On the left we see Folsom Lake as

New Restrictions Hit Bars on Sutter

The Folsom City Council passed an amended resolution Tuesday night,  establishing the hours that the

As Folsom Lake Dries Up, City Orders 20% Cutback

Folsom residents and businesses must reduce water use by 20 percent due to a city-wide

Santa Clause is Coming Through Town!

  Here comes Santa Claus! Folsom Police and Fire staff, along with volunteers, will guide

Cover your Kumquats, ‘Cause Baby it’s Cold Outside!

  The national weather service says there’s a chance of rain before 10pm, then rain and

Folsom Kids Going Back to School so Soon?

Why Do Our Kids Go Back to School in August? While it’s still 90+ degrees

Boats Out by August 3

Boat owners who have their boats in Brown’s Ravine have about another week before they

Jr Lifeguard Summer Camp

Looking for some last minute summer camp options? How about Junior Lifeguard Camp? California Parks

Items Needed for Bulldog Auction

Folsom High School is in need of donations for the Bulldog Auction. Do you own

Light Rail Down

Light Rail Lines are down and blocking the intersections along Folsom Boulevard between Glenn and

Ice Rink Closed For Now

The Historic Folsom Ice Rink took a bit of a beating with the storms… Crews

Nature: 1 Folsom: 0

The tree lighting at Historic Folsom has been pushed out a week. Mother Nature has

Got Pumpkins?

It’s time for’s annual event! The 4th annual Night of 1,000 Pumpkins is on

Ice Rink Returning

The popular ice skating rink will be making its return to Folsom this year –

Run for Courage Saturday

Saturday, September 29 is the annual Run for Courage 5K/10K. This run raises money to

Three Stages Renaming

Folsom Lake College has ended its quest for finding a corporate sponsor for Three Stages.

Meet Roger Craig

Hey 49er Fans… Former Niner great Roger Craig will be at the grand opening of

Go Team Will!

You may have seen Team Will fathers training on our bike trails. You can meet

Farmers Market Returns!

Thursday Night Market was originally intended as a Farmer’s Market, and morphed in to a

Help a Scout Earn Eagle!

Local scout Jered Allen is working on his Eagle Project and needs your help! His

Wounded Veteran Run on Monday

Monday is Memorial Day, and there’s no better way to spend it than to honor

Folsom High Gets Honors

Folsom High School received aSilver Award for being one of the best high schools in

Refer a Friend & Win Cats Tix!

Want some RiverCats tickets? Refer a friend to our forums, and tell them to add

Folsom Lake Rising Fast

Recent rains have been very good to Folsom Lake… water levels have risen dramatically in

Lisa Loeb Book Signing

Remember 90’s singer Lisa Loeb? She’s making an appearance at Whole Foods Folsom on April

We’d Love Your Vote!

Hey everyone, we know you are super-busy with voting for the 2012 Best of Folsom

Bulldog Auction Now Live

Looking for a way to support the Folsom High Parent Teacher Association? The Bulldog eBash

Sutter Middle Needs Your Help

Sutter Middle School is beginning to fall behind in the Samsung “Solve for Tomorrow” contest.

8-Year Old Piano Prodigy

Dominic Pang has played Carnegie Hall 3 times, a feat which could be the apex

Help Sutter Middle Win $100K

Sutter Middle School has a chance to win Samsung’s “Solve For Tomorrow” contest and $100,000. 

This Day in Music

January 15, 1968, Johnny Cash recorded what is arguably his most memorable album of his

FM Sailor Captures World’s Eyes

US Sailors recently rescued an Iranian fishing vessel, which had been taken over by Somali

Tree Recycling This Weekend

Got a dry Christmas tree in need of recycling? The Boy Scouts are holding a

New Newspaper in Town

A new newspaper has just hit the stands… “ZOOM” is a free newspaper, focusing on

First Toll Road?

Sacramento is exploring the idea of its first toll road. An El Dorado Hills >

Folsom Jazz Choir CD’s On Sale

The Folsom Jazz Choir is selling a Christmas CD as a fundraiser  this year. They hope to raise

Santa Claus is Coming

The annual Santa’s sleigh route has been published, and he starts visiting on December 9.

Time for Lights!

It’s time for Christmas lights in Folsom… the biggest one in the area is located