Home Care Assistance helps seniors thrive

Glen Krakow runs Home Care Assistance in El Dorado Hills. The company's mission is to help seniors stay in their homes as they age. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

02:36 pm | When El Dorado Hills residents Glen and Monica Krakow considered a move to Texas to live near their aging parents two years ago, friends pleaded with the couple to stay. After all, the Krakows developed deep roots in the area while raising their two grown…

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‘Mik’ challenges EID election shift

10:38 am | El Dorado Irrigation District’s Board of Directors recently voted to change its election cycle to coincide with the state’s even-year general elections. In doing so,…

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Parker, CSD agree on new sports park

Image courtesy of the Bass Lake Action Committee.

10:33 am | The Area Planning Advisory Committee will vote on whether to approve or deny plans for a public 11.5 acre sports park in Village J5 at…

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Serrano election pits homeowners against developer

10:09 am | At last year’s Serrano Owners Association meet the candidates forum the number of attendees could be counted on one hand. Last week, approximately 150 residents packed…

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Tahoe boat inspection stations opening

09:07 am | LAKE TAHOE — Roadside stations for inspections and decontaminations of motorized boats and watercraft are officially opening for the 2015 boating season. Locations, hours of operation…

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El Dorado Hills teen and St. Francis runner Peyton Bilo has committed to Cal Poly. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills runner commits to Cal Poly

01:20 pm | PALO ALTO — The Stanford Invitational will always be a special for Peyton Bilo as the recent meet was a milestone day for several reasons. The St. Francis senior committed to run for…

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Jerpbak pitches Ponderosa past Oak Ridge

Lady Trojan Teya Graves waits for the pitch in front of Ponderosa catcher Erin Anderson in Friday's Pink Zone intra-county nonleague matchup. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

01:04 pm | Oak Ridge High’s varsity girls softball program hosted intra-county rival Ponderosa Friday afternoon for a non-conference matchup that helped benefit Breast Cancer…

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Trojan swimmers lose home finale

10:37 am | In its first year in the Sierra Foothill League, the Oak Ridge High boys swim team has made a big splash. Entering…

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Trojans take bite out of Bulldogs

12:00 pm | Laut ties own record Oak Ridge pole vaulter Austin Laut tied his own state-leading height at Wednesday’s Sierra Foothill league meet against…

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