Check out this year-end financial checklist

12:18 pm | As 2014 draws to a close, you may want to look back on the progress you’ve made this past year in various areas of your life — and that certainly includes progress toward your financial goals. At the same time, you may want to make…

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It’s official: Knight a Los Rios Trustee

John Knight

09:31 am | Shortly after the Nov. 4 election, Los Rios Community College District Board of Trustees, Area 3, candidate John Knight said he was “cautiously optimistic” about…

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Supes place ‘purple petition’ on November 2016 ballot

09:50 am | The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to forward a measure regarding local land use to the next statewide election scheduled for November…

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Local doctor killed in crash

Dr. Doug Pleatman

09:41 am | Dr. Doug Pleatman, 59, was killed Friday morning in the crash of his 1961 PA-24 Piper Comanche airplane near Garberville. The local weather at the…

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Wilson Estates development plan approved

11:59 am | Elements of the project known as Wilson Estates located off Green Valley Road near El Dorado Hills were approved by the El Dorado County Board…

Nov 17 2014 / No Comment / Read More


Oak Ridge Assistant Principal Ron Thomas, center, performs in front of a full house at the high school's new school logo launch, seen on screen. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Oak Ridge showcases new logo

12:11 pm | The Nov. 12 Re-Branding Launch Event at Oak Ridge High was a rousing success — evidenced by the standing-room-only crowd that packed the Trojan Arena on a weeknight. Those attending were…

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Lady Trojans fight for it but fall short

12:07 pm | SACRAMENTO — Oak Ridge’s quest to advance past the first round of Friday’s NorCal Tournament ended in disappointment when No. 5 seeded…

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Hi 5 Taekwondo athlete brings home bronze

Saejin Yi poses with her well-deserved bronze medal. Courtesy photo

11:14 am | The USA Taekwondo National Poomsae team recently competed at the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico.  There were 46 countries competing…

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Oak Ridge wraps up positive cross-country seasons

12:00 pm | The Oak Ridge cross country athletes competed well at the section championships on Nov. 15 at the Willow Hills near Folsom High School. The…

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