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Trojan, Bruin soccer teams tie in first league match

By Scott Warden With the wind swirling on a bright and sunny afternoon in El Dorado Hills the Oak Ridge and Ponderosa girls soccer teams renewed their rivalry Wednesday and played to a 1-1 draw. Ponderosa was coming off a big 5-0 shutout over Pleasant Grove in its Delta River League opener Monday. “We have […]

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CSD approves cat park; guinea pig park tabled

AN EXCITED KITTY enjoys her time in the cat park in El Dorado Hills.

By Joe Kerr Outraged cat owners descended on the El Dorado Hills Community Service District during the April 1 board meeting, miffed that the directors support plans for a dog park at the southern tip of the Community Park with no consideration for feline friends. One woman accused the board of feline discrimination. “What are […]

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‘The Biebs” performing at Town Center

A RABID JUSTIN BIEBER fan waits in Town Center's amphitheater after hearing about his upcoming concert. Thousands of screaming girls are expected to camp out for days, maybe even weeks, before the teen heart throb's El Dorado Hills concert. Photo by Faye Kingitt

By Ima Lyer An ebullient Tony Mansour announced on April 1 that Justin Bieber will headline a special Live on the Boulevard Concert. How did he land the teen heartthrob?  “He’s Jamie’s cousin,” said the Town Center magnate, speaking of senior marketing coordinator Jamie McDaniels. Bieber will be in El Dorado Hills during a break […]

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Library replacing Covington with robot

"SUSIE" will greet guests at the El Dorado Hills Library. Her programming will help people select books that fit their interests.

By May King-Ittupp In an era of increasing library automation and decreasing budgets, it was bound to happen. El Dorado County’s head librarian Jeanne Amos announced April 1 that retiring El Dorado Hills librarian Susan Covington will be replaced with “Suzie,” a robotic information kiosk, located at the entrance where thousands of El Dorado Hills […]

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