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New face, new energy at Town Center

Tony Mansour, left, and Kevin Nagel are creating a new partnership to ensure El Dorado Hills Town Center retains its charm and character. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

 Envision Pharmaceuticals CEO teams up with Mansour Tony Mansour is getting a little help from a friend. Envision Pharmaceuticals President and CEO Kevin Nagle will join Town Center management as partnerships that funded the retail project that defines “downtown” El Dorado Hills expire at year end. Nagle will assume a “consultative” role. The last time […]

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Trojans’ near stunner in Folsom ends in heartbreak

Football

Oak Ridge to take on Burbank in first round FOLSOM — Host Folsom turned to its potent offense for two touchdowns in the final six minutes Friday, erasing a 10-point deficit, to overcome upset-minded Oak Ridge 35-31 to close the Delta River League regular season. Trojan coach Eric Cavaliere’s pre-game prediction that “the team that […]

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Shedding light on the bulbs

Turning the clocks back an hour earlier couldn’t come at a better time at our house. Besides making life a tad bit depressing, the reduced sunlight during the day required more use of artificial light sources. It was this source of light that now affected my wife’s ability to perform the crossword puzzle. “What’s wrong […]

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Ryan Parisek is a student to watch

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Jeff England, Rescue Union School District Superintendent David Swart, Marina Village school counselor Myrna Harp, Matt Parisek (dad), Student of the Month Ryan Parisek, Ila Parisek (mom) and Marina Village Principal Jeff Warshaw, left to right, celebrate Ryan's achievements in school. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

A 13-year-old boy a model student? Yes, it’s true, and Marina Village Middle School administrators and staff couldn’t say enough good things about Ryan Parisek, the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills’ Student of the Month. “He’s the first one to offer help,” said Principal Jeff Warshaw, reading a letter from school counselor Myrna Harp. […]

4 Comments / November 04, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Perfect!

Picture perfect — The Rolling Hills Bengal Tigers celebrate their eighth-grade championship. Standing, left to right: Meghan Hayward, coach Amy Pirkl, Megan Priest, Elizabeth Cameron and Kira Chavez. Seated left to right: Nicole Spring, Emily Demure, Olivia Reid, NoelleTsivikas, Savanah Schroeder and Hannah Stellmacher. Courtesy photo

Rolling Hills volleyball has two amazing seasons Confidence. Teamwork. Determination. You could say the Rolling Hills girls volleyball team has it all … and then some. This year the eighth-grade team won the Foothill Athletic League championship match against rival Camerado Springs in mid-October. But the fact that they won isn’t the most amazing part. […]

2 Comments / November 04, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

We need to be reasonable in this school zone

EDITOR: Pleasant Valley Middle School is located on Green Valley Road in the middle of a 55 mph zone. There are signs indicating, “School Zone, 25 mph When Children Are Present.” The school itself is set back from the road with a parking lot and several buildings between the road and any playgrounds. If there […]

No Comment / November 04, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

I want to see John Skeel back on the job

EDITOR: Presentation made to the El Dorado Hills Community Services District: I am Evelyn Weick, vice president of the Senior Support Council and a voting citizen of El Dorado Hills. I am speaking because I am so disgusted with you, this board, in the way I feel you are treating us, your voting citizens. Clear […]

6 Comments / November 04, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »