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CSD board questions Skeel’s ‘honesty and trustworthiness’

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors legal counsel Bob Thurbon issued a preliminary reaction to General Manager John Skeel’s “response to charges” delivered by Skeel and his legal team during a boisterous Aug. 23 board meeting. The response reiterates the board’s concern over Skeel’s “trustworthiness, honesty and character,” and informs the […]

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Thunder rolls into second place

GO THUNDER —€” This girls team took their skills all the way to the El Dorado Hills Soccerfest championship game. Photo courtesy of Suzanne Hunt

The U11 Thunder Girls team took second place last weekend in the El Dorado Hills Soccerfest. The girls battle three amazing teams to make it to the championship. The Thunder beat Davis and Eureka on Saturday to put them in a great position going into Sunday’s games.  They beat the Eureka Crush 1-0 with Lexi Likins […]

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CSD board vs. John Skeel … a public relations disaster illustrated

It doesn’t matter who is right and who is wrong. The damage is done. By anyone’s estimate, the recent standing-room only El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors meeting/showdown with John Skeel was teetering on an angry mob scene. And it wasn’t in favor of the board. The fact remains the board under […]

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Women’s Health Expo and fun run an hit

MARSHALL junior volunteers Nekaela Edralin and Aaron Downs pose with Marshall Mouse (Sahana A.) at the health expo. Courtesy photo

Marshall Medical Center sponsored the Marshall Women’s Health Expo and 5k fun run at the El Dorado Hills Town Center on Aug. 27. Health screenings and health talks on a variety of topics were on the agenda … as was a lot of fun.   MARSHALL junior volunteers Nekaela Edralin and Aaron Downs pose with […]

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Crocker Art Museum transcends with ‘Summer of Impressionism’

It is hard to believe, but summer is nearly over, and autumn will be here before we know it. Like the beautiful delicious fruits of summer some art exhibits will come to a close in September. Among these art events are two exhibits running concurrently at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento: “Transcending Vision: American […]

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Kander and Ebb musical comes to Sutter Street Theatre

"CABARET" performers Lauren Ettensohn and Mark Ettensohn bring the glamour of the 1920s to Sutter Street Theatre's stage. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

Berlin is calling you … head down to Sutter Street in Folsom where the Sutter Street Theatre has been transformed into the Kit Kat Club of the late 1920s, where excitement is high and the inhibitions are low, where the girls are pretty (and so are the boys), where revolution is in the air and […]

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Senior news

Millie Smith

Oktoberfest is coming soon Our next big party is the Oktoberfest and will be held on Friday, Oct. 14, sponsored by the El Dorado Senior Support Council and the Placerville Nutrition Lunch Program. It will be held in the CSD gym on Harvard Way, doors open at 10:30 a.m., entertainment is at 11 and lunch is […]

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