easter

Easter memories, giving back

Sophia Kaplan, 10, of Las Vegas, recently visited her grandparents, Larry and Darlene Kaplan, of Folsom. While visiting on spring break, Sophia took on a project to help make East ...

Reader Input: Council member vows to ‘do right’

On Easter morning, Gary Moffat used his guest column, “Council, chamber’s too-cozy deal,” to say that I’m not qualified for my new job, that I’m invol ...

Reader Input: Bunnies require serious commitment

What is the first thing that comes to many minds when you think about Easter baskets? Did you say bunnies? That is a pretty common answer and there will be many bunnies in Easter b ...

Reader Input: Take a minute to say a prayer

It’s awesome to know that even though people have tried to take God out of many of our schools and public places, they have failed. He hasn’t left! If you will take a ...

Reader Input: Help exists out there

“Nobody taught me how … (to pray).” With these poignant words, Sandra Bullock, in the Oscar-winning drama “Gravity,” confronts her condition in the s ...

Reader input: Easter is actually a pagan celebration

In response to the recent comments made regarding “Folsom City leaders insulting Christian traditions” as written by JC Balint in the April 10 edition of the Telegraph, ...

Reader input: Folsom city leaders insulting to Christians

I am extremely ashamed and angry that the City of Folsom changed the Easter egg hunt to an “Eggstravaganza” hunt! There are over 45,000 Christians in this city and the ...

Families gather for egg hunts in Folsom, El Dorado Hills

Families converged on parks, churches and even a pool for egg hunts in Folsom and El Dorado Hills. The city saw hundreds turn out for the annual hunt Saturday morning at Lembi Par ...

Area churches find hope in Easter

For many Christian churches, Easter is a time of renewal in more ways than one. Whether driven by guilty consciences or family traditions, members flock to the pews every year for ...