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EDH Crime Watch: Dec. 7-14

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Slate stolen Dec. 7: A Breese Circle resident reported that someone stole a pallet of construction slate from his side yard. Pried open Dec. 8: Thieves used a crowbar to pry open six Olson Lane apartment garages. They then rummaged through the vehicles parked […]

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Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus!

EDITOR: The Assistance League of Sierra Foothills has been bringing Christmas to the El Dorado County Senior Day Care Center in Placerville for the past four years. Every year the Assistance League of Sierra Foothills builds a holiday boutique at the center and fills it with donated gifts so that the seniors can shop for […]

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Pizza pals go beyond the call

EDITOR: Open letter to the manager of Round Table Pizza, 4510 Post St., El Dorado Hills: I am writing to tell you how very grateful I am for the staff you had on duty Saturday, Nov. 19, between 12 and 1 p.m. My young son had a soccer party that was scheduled at 11:30 a.m. […]

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Master Gardener classes and events

Pruning and Remedial Pruning of Deciduous Fruit Trees Master Gardener Walt Miller will present information on good pruning practices to keep your trees healthy and under control from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 7. Proper pruning leads to more fruit production. Hands-on demonstrations using the proper tools will also be a part of […]

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Howell named Folsom’s mayor

Kerri Howell

The Folsom City Council elected Kerri Howell as mayor and Steve Miklos as vice mayor during the Dec. 13 council meeting. They will serve one-year terms effective immediately. “I am looking forward to continuing to serve Folsom in a slightly different capacity and to working toward a healthy and prosperous year in Folsom,” said Howell. […]

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CERT ready for action, new members

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services sponsors Community Emergency Response Teams in our county. CERT is a group of local residents who have volunteered many hours attending training to learn basic skills to save lives and protect property in the aftermath of a major disaster. The El Dorado County CERT program was developed […]

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Couple makes transitions easier

How can a clown inspire a new career? Ask Bob and Roxanne Webster, owners of Caring Transitions in Placerville. The couple recently launched their local business that helps seniors who are moving, downsizing or liquidating their estates … all because of Roxanne’s father, a world-renowned master clown for Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Glen […]

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