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"Administrative segregation" is prison bureaucratese for solitary confinement. On Thursday, prisoners in solitary at California's Old Folsom State Prison went on hunger strike for their Eighth Amendment right to be protected from cruel and unusual ...
California Vietnam veterans Memorial- 18th Annual Reading of the Names (Sunday, Sacramento): Honor the more than 5,800 Californian's who died or remain missing from the Vietnam War at the reading of names ceremony slated Sunday at the California ...
Swanson, a Folsom High senior who's earned a scholarship to play tennis and continue his education at UC Davis, recently won the Division I singles title, this coming after going undefeated in the team section playoffs, winning the Sierra Foothill ...
Park Rangers were hoping to have the drfitwood surrounding Folsom Lake cleaned up by Memorial Day weekend. They've ... Folsom Lake is a popular place to head to for Memorial Day weekend - the unofficial start to summer. ... "There's obviously a very ...
Folsom State Prison, also known as Old Folsom, is the second oldest state prison in California, behind San Quentin, and is highly recognized as one of the first maximum security prisons.
... paved trails on the south side of Lake Natoma as an alternate route between Hazel Avenue and Folsom Boulevard. More information is available at California State Park's Folsom Lake State Recreation Area, 916-988-0205 or
On May 25, 2017, prisoners in Folsom State prison B4 ASU (Administrative Segregation Unit) in Represa, California, have started a hunger strike to peacefully protest the conditions of their confinement in the administrative segregation unit.
The Folsom high school Alumni Association (FHSAA) has chosen a Legacy Scholarship recipient and she is very worthy of the award.
Director Lynn Baker-Naunan has been involved with the Marin Shakespeare Co. for nearly four years, working with male inmates at San Quentin and the California State prison in Solano. Since June, she has been conducting weekly rehearsals and therapy ...
Folsom, CA - JANUARY 28: A kayaker paddle along the American River near the downtown Historic District as viewed on January 28, 2015 in Folsom, California. Located just east of Sacramento, this city of 78,000 people is home to Folsom prison, Intel, and ...
Folsom Lake, like the American and Sacramento rivers, is running higher, faster and colder than in previous years. Even the best swimmers could have trouble trying to swim when the water is this cold.
++ A large crowd is expected to hit the beaches at Folsom Lake in what is likely to be the lake's busiest weekend of 2017.
I encourage you to stay informed about upcoming activities south of Highway 50 by visiting, the Folsom Plan Area section of the City of Folsom website at, or by calling the project information hotline at ...
California prison industry Authority (CALPIA) held a graduation ceremony on this morning, May 24, at the Folsom women's Facility.
FOLSOM (CBS13) - As the temperature keeps on climbing, more people are looking to lakes and rivers for some relief. ... The California Highway Patrol's Air Operations Unit trained at Folsom Lake on Wednesday to prepare for water rescues this summer.
... elementary schools. Stay up-to-date on the activities south of Highway 50 by visiting, the Folsom Plan Area section of the City of Folsom website at or by calling the project information hotline at 916 ...
The Folsom Telegraph has been honored by the California Newspapers Publishers Association for photojournalism in the 2016 California Newspapers Publishers Association Better Newspapers contest. The awards were presented at the conclusion of the ...
Brian DeCesare, a third-quarter student at Palmer College of chiropractic's West campus in San Jose, Calif., was awarded a special $1,000 scholarship from the California Chiropractic Association's (CCA) "Endowment for Student Excellence" program during ...
About five California school districts have issued permits for civilians to carry guns in school zones, including the Central Valley districts Folsom Cordova Unified, Kingsburg Joint Union, Anderson Union and Kern. Opponents say the bill would reverse ...
A flock of 275 sheep from Legacy ranching in Grass Valley began "working" at Folsom Ranch this week to clear vegetation and reduce the risk of fire at the site south of Highway 50.
The vote on the bill comes about two months after a teacher and an 8-year-old student were shot by the teacher's estranged husband at an elementary school in San Bernardino, California. Supporters and opponents of the bill mentioned other past school ...
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, which operates Shasta, Folsom and many other large California dams, hasn't received any new guidance from FERC, said bureau spokesman Louis Moore.
They lived in Decatur, Omaha, Lincoln, Denver, Grand Junction, Sacramento, Denver and Washington before retiring in Folsom, CA. She moved to Montrose in 1998 to live near her daughter after Dean died of cancer. She is survived by her daughter, Carol ...
The Folsom History Museum focuses on exhibits about Folsom's native people, the discovery of gold in California and the formation of mining camps, ethnic groups who contributed to this area, the formation of the town, railroad, prison, powerhouse, and ...
Cummings Park 1775 Creekside Drive Folsom, CA Enjoy a morning of family fitness and explore some of Folsom's scenic nature trails this Saturday, May 20th. Course options include a half-mile youth fun run, 5.8K fitness walk, and 5.8K and 13K chip-timed ...
Folsom, CA - The Berkeley Fire Department, Cahill Multimedia, and EVALS Learning Management System today released an After Actions Video that explains the Channing Way Mayday Event.
Assembly Bill 1482 authored by Assemblyman Kevin Kiley (R-Roseville) was defeated on a 4-3 vote in the Assembly education Committee on May 11, despite receiving bipartisan support.
Folsom City Council approved a $201 million balanced budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year during the May 9 meeting and it proves Folsom is healthy and financially stable. The budget will go into effect July 1. Mayor Andy Morin said this budget is similar ...
When they came to the United States, they first settled in Missouri, but soon moved to California. At that time, the Folsom area was wide open gold country, but Daniel Russell homesteaded the land here, as sited in the 1860 Federal Census. Daniel Sr ...
Folsom women's prison is the first women's prison in California that will perform Shakespeare on stage. They'll be performing, "The Taming of the Shrew.
... at Folsom's annual City Works Day. The free event is designed to educate the community about the city's programs and services.
The Folsom resident finished in an event-record 3 hours, 33 minutes and 37 seconds. Penwell, 30, was the top female finisher and third overall with an event-record 3:50:50 ... events that appeal to a broad variety of runners. SRA events include the ...
The senior and only female diver on the team placed third in the Sierra Foothill League meet, breaking her own school record in the process with a score of 378.50.
California State Champs! Lady Wolverines Make HistoryRocklin, CA - After three tough days of competition, and a lot of stress, The Sierra College women's Swimming and Diving Team made history as they captured their 1st ever State Championship
Folsom police have released a surveillance photo of a man sought in the early morning robbery at a Raley's Aisle 1 gas station.
On Thursday, May 4, Folsom police Detectives led by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) arrested a Sacramento man for allegedly robbing the El Dorado Savings Bank, located at 300 East Bidwell Street, on April 20.
Karen Holmes is an acclaimed baker. Her son, Duncan Holmes, is a Michelin-starred chef. But when the pro cyclists out training for the Amgen Tour of California drop by Karen's Bakery in Folsom for coffee, she gets more than a little excited. Check out ...
While last week's Big Day of Giving saw our region come together to support hundreds of charities in highly a publicized giving campaign, several members of an online community in Folsom were making a difference in their own fashion. This wasn't to ...
The Folsom based Parkinson Association of Northern California received $15,156 in donations from 136 donors. The Sutter Street Theater, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, received $13,300 from Big Day of Giving donors this year, exceeding their ...
He will be entering California State University, Chico in the fall. Goff's hobbies are reading, playing video games and swimming.
This article is full of helpful tips from the California Department of Parks and Recreation and the Folsom Fire Department.
Editor's Note: Folsom A to Z is an intermittent series in the Telegraph where readers can learn facts and history about Folsom. As each week goes on, the Telegraph will select a landmark, place, ... In the late 1990s, Dean was selected along with 230 ...
The words "crime prevention" often conjures up images of alarm systems, patrols, cameras and police officers. But in reality, they should bring to mind images of tranquil neighborhood settings or office buildings or even grocery stores.
Take the Folsom CA market. If you do a search of Folsom homes for sale, you'll find that today there are 103 single family homes on the market, compared with 122 at this time last year, and 138 for the same month in 2015.
Folsom, CA - Climb aboard a fire engine, sit in the driver's seat of a garbage truck, meet police officers and more at Folsom's annual City Works Day on May 17. The free, popular annual event is designed to educate the community about the City's many ...
Though only the California property has been constructed this way, Marriott has four more hotels underway using this type of building process.
... PrimarySACRAMENTO, CA - Today the California State Senate overwhelmingly approved the Prime Time Primary (Senate Bill 568) to shift the state's presidential primary 714 Inches of Snow Means Fourth of July Skiing at Tahoe[Olympic Valley, Calif.] ...
... PrimarySACRAMENTO, CA - Today the California State Senate overwhelmingly approved the Prime Time Primary (Senate Bill 568) to shift the state's presidential primary 714 Inches of Snow Means Fourth of July Skiing at Tahoe[Olympic Valley, Calif.] ...
... PrimarySACRAMENTO, CA - Today the California State Senate overwhelmingly approved the Prime Time Primary (Senate Bill 568) to shift the state's presidential primary 714 Inches of Snow Means Fourth of July Skiing at Tahoe[Olympic Valley, Calif.] ...
The first of April is normally when snowpack water content is at its peak. Frank Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program, conducted DWR's survey Monday and said that 2017 has been "an extremely good year in terms of the ...





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