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EDH club wrestlers slam opponents

Second-grader Ty Dillard beats his opponent from Roseville's Orange Crush Club team. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club’s wrestlers faced the Orange Crush Wrestling Club and Buljan Middle School last Wednesday and came out on top. The younger wresters won more than half their matches and the club’s more advanced wrestlers won 27 of 32 matches with 25 of those matched won by pins. By dual meet scoring El […]

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Crib notes: Addicted to my smart phone

Julie Samrick

One day last summer I was enjoying myself at the State Fair with my kids until I lost my brand new iPhone. I’d put it in my back pocket so that I’d hear my parents call when they arrived. Next thing I knew it was gone. That hot, itchy, hive-like pang of panic reminded me […]

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Some FLC classes still open

Folsom Lake College’s spring 2012 semester is almost here, with most classes starting Jan. 17-23. While many spring 2012 classes are full — state of California budget cuts have led to reduced offerings — a limited number of courses remain open for registration. Several of these classes are ideal for someone seeking a new career […]

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Residents plunge into 2012

These brave kids took the Polar Plunge on New Year's Day. Courtesy photo

The calendar said January but it looked more like July on New Year’s Day at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District’s annual Polar Plunge. More than 140 people participated in this chilly tradition at the community pool, celebrating 2012 by diving into the waters and coming up with smiles. The CSD collected two large […]

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Message from the EID General Manager: Cost-of-Services Study completed

By Jim Abercrombie EID general manager  In the fall of 2011 the El Dorado Irrigation District completed an extensive Cost-of-Services Study to review our rates and ensure that costs were fairly allocated for all of our customers. As a result of the study, a model was developed to allocate the district’s operating and debt costs […]

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Q&A on aging EID infrastructure

El Dorado Irrigation District Communications Director Mary Lynn Carlton interviews Operations Director Tom McKinney about some of the very important capital projects that the district has undertaken in the last decade to ensure that we provide safe and reliable services for our customers. A previous interview with the director of engineering talked about the canal […]

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Center opens new shows

The works of Edward G. McGrath will be on display at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center through Jan. 28.

The Sacramento Fine Arts Center announces its’ members Winter Art Show. More than 100 artworks are priced to sell — all sizes, all media, all original. The center also features a retrospect art show by Edward G. McGrath, teacher, artist and past president of Sacramento Fine Arts Center. McGrath recently celebrated his 95th birthday and […]

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