Folsom

Placer Water prepares to put voluntary water-saving measures in place

The Placer County Water Agency is moving toward a Feb. 6 public hearing that would target a voluntary drop in water use by customers of up to 20 percent to fight drought conditions ...

Local teens have chance to play soccer overseas

As a 15-year-old California teenager, Brian Altman traveled to England to play in a soccer tournament. It’s a trip he remembers well nearly 30 years later. Today, Altman, 44 ...

Granite Bay-Folsom: A titan against a titan

Friday's Granite Bay-Folsom football clash has had people talking since — well, since this game was scheduled, mostly because these are two of the top programs in the gre ...

In its sixth year, Cyclebration returns to Folsom

Cyclebration is returning to Folsom. The sixth annual community event will be held this weekend and will feature somewhat of a decathlon of events for all types of bike riders. Whe ...

Color Dash to raise money for local charity

Anyone interested in running and supporting a local charity, the Color Dash is for you. The “World’s Brightest 5K” run/walk will be held at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 1 at ...

Auburn-area winery opens for special request: Wedding proposal

Folsom’s Matthew Shellgren wanted to make his marriage proposal to girlfriend Stephanie Walker an unforgettable experience. With the help of the Auburn area’s Lone Buf ...

To realign or not to realign

Placer is out, now Placer is in. Roseville is out but Nevada Union cannot get out. That’s about where league realignment for the Pioneer Valley and Sierra Foothill leagues st ...

Lincoln holds off Dixon in playoffs to advance

The Lincoln High boys soccer team got an early score in Thursday’s first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs and then held off Dixon for a 1-0 victory. The game was pla ...

The week in sports (May 21-23, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21 Baseball McAULIFFE BALLPARKS Lincoln vs. Colfax (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.) TONY ZUPO FIELD Vista del Lago vs. Sierra (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.)  ...