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Young El Dorado Hills wrestlers ‘freestyle’ it

AT 5 YEARS OLD, Scotty Moore has already proven he's a serious wrestler. He bought home a sixth place medal from the the Dave Schultz Kids Freestyle State Tournament. Courtesy photo

FRESNO — Two El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club grapplers came home with medals after the Dave Schultz Kids Freestyle State Tournament at the Selland Arena earlier this month. Kaden West (5-1) placed second in the intermediate division. His only loss was in the finals to Eli Pearson from Colinga. Scotty Moore (7-2) placed sixth in the Bantum division. […]

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Meddling Kids take over stage

THOSE MEDDLING KIDS Sara Ashley Beil, Sarah Jessica Bennett and Tomasina Tallerico, front row left to right, along with Ken Carter, Christopher Celestin, Coco Nakase and Kyle Sanderson, back row left to right, make up everything on the spot. You'll never know what to expect on the Sutter Street Theatre stage. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

Sutter Street Theatre invites everyone to come watch new local improv group Those Meddling Kids where everything is made up on the spot. “We all love improv and they’re a very talented and funny group of people,” said Christopher Celestin, the founder of the group. “We look forward to opening the show at Sutter Street Theatre […]

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Taz overcomes Rain, Dolphins and Gators

TAZ swimmer David Handen, 8, confers with coach Matt Candau before the 7-8 Boys 25-yard Freestyle. David finished fourth in the event with a personal best time of 22.01. Courtesy photo

By Mike McIntee The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils defeated the visiting College Greens Gators to raise their record to 2-0. The Taz entered the day having beaten the Loomis Basin Dolphins. The June  opening day meet was marked by a steady rainfall. “Nobody can remember a meet in which it rained,” said Taz Vice […]

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An end in sight

MAKING PLANS — DOT's Thor Larsen, construction inspector Scott Goodwin and operator Rob Manwaring discuss plans to repair a soft spot in the new eastbound El Dorado Hills Boulevard/Latrobe Road offramp's road bed. Crews shut down the offramp over the weekend so they could rebuild it. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Highway 50 construction to wrap up this year Just one more summer — that’s all construction crews working on the Highway 50 carpool lanes project in El Dorado Hills need to get the job done. “Their patience is sincerely appreciated,” said John Kahling, deputy director of the El Dorado County Department of Transportation’s Construction division, […]

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Colver takes the stand; prosecutors question his credibility

In the second day of his testimony, Steven “Boston” Colver admitted to prosecutors that he repeatedly lied to friends, family and authorities not only to protect himself but also the forbidden relationship he had with then 14-year-old Tylar Marie Witt. Deputy district attorney Lisette Suder, in her cross-examination of the 21-year-old murder suspect, drove home […]

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People Talk: Were you worried the world might end on May 21? What about Oct. 21?

R. Eugene Meyer, El Dorado Hills “I was amused from the beginning. Never once did I think this guy had any inside track on the fate of the world.”

(Harold Camping’s revised prediction for the end of the world)   R. Eugene Meyer, El Dorado Hills “€œI was amused from the beginning. Never once did I think this guy had any inside track on the fate of the world.” Dennis Nomer, El Dorado Hills “€œI was not worried about a cataclysmic event. What’€™s happening […]

No Comment / June 10, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Autotronics provides a great automotive experience

THE AUTOTRONICS TEAM goes above and beyond to help customers. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Does a 10 year/million mile warranty on auto repair sound good to you?  It did to Village Life readers. They voted Autotronics the “Best Auto Repair” shop. Rod and Serena Posner, the local residents and owners of Autotronics in Cameron Park, have consistently gone out of their way to give back to the community. Their efforts […]

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