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Facing death with the help of hospice

Richard Esposito

Standing in the doorway of my parent’s garage I embraced my mother for what seemed like an eternity. Deep down inside I knew (and perhaps she as well) that difficult days lay ahead. It was during this visit that I realized how much pain she was experiencing. Unbearable as it was she still refused to […]

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A BIG ‘thank you!’

EDITOR: On behalf of the seniors in El Dorado Hills (and surrounding communities), I would like to thank the El Dorado Hills Firefighters Foundation, the El Dorado Hills Rotary Club, Brian Veerkamp, and Cathy Statham of Heartline for their generous donation of  a much-awaited Automated External Defibrillator to the El Dorado Hills Senior Center. It […]

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Sierra Pastel Society show at gov’t center

“Leonard2” by Jennifer Eubanks, winner of the People’s Choice Award at the Fall 2011 SPS Membership Show.

The Sierra Pastel Society invites the public to attend its Spring Member Show at El Dorado County Government Center, Building B in Placerville (on Fair Lane across from the library) from Monday, April 16, through Friday, April 20, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. An awards reception will be held April 20 from […]

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Art Auction benefits college students

The El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce Education Council will host the annual Wine Tasting/Art Auction at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 4, at David Girard Vineyard. Ten Thomas Kinkade framed prints, along with artwork from other area artists, will be auctioned off to the highest bidder. Many artists who have participated in the past will be participating […]

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Cap Stage shakes up its schedule

Capital Stage announces a change to its 2011-12 schedule. “How I Learned to Drive,” originally scheduled for a July/August run will open at the midtown theatre on May 19. The Sacramento premiere of Christopher Shinn’s “Dying City” will move to the summer production dates, July 18 through Aug. 12. “We’re changing the performance schedule of the […]

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Love is in the air for ‘Oklahoma!’

Before auditioning for  El Dorado Musical Theatre’s production of “Oklahoma!” Julia Adams was more than familiar with the lead role. She has seen the musical on stage twice and borrowed the old film version from a friend. “I watched it to get a feel for the characters,” said the Oak Ridge High School sophomore. “I wasn’t […]

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MarketPlace Vet keeps your pets healthy

When you can’t stop Fido from chewing his leg or you find Fifi has red, itchy eye take your four-legged friends over to MarketPlace Veterinary Hospital in El Dorado Hills Town Center For nearly 10 years Dr. Marvin Frace and his staff have healed wounds, solved medical mysteries and sent pets home happy and healthy. […]

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