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Financial focus: What should you do with a 401(k) when leaving a job?

John Zezini

In the past, many people stayed at one job, or at least one company, for almost their entire working lives. When they retired, they could typically count on a pension, the value of which was based on their years of service and earnings. But today, workers can expect to hold several different jobs in their […]

No Comment / April 26, 2012 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Bruin spikers sweep Oak Ridge

The dress up came prior to Tuesday’s Ponderosa-Oak Ridge boys volleyball match where both teams donned an array of costumes during warmups. The dress down occurred once play began as the visiting Bruins swept the Trojans 25-14, 25-23, 25-17. Ponderosa claimed its seventh straight win with the sweep while Oak Ridge’s three-game winning streak came […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Bruins, Trojans booters end contest in draw

SHINGLE SPRINGS — In a match fought tooth and nail, the Oak Ridge Trojans and Ponderosa Bruins girls soccer teams played to a gritty 0-0 draw Monday in an intra-county and Delta River League contest at Simon Bruin Stadium. More than once, each team’s offense had opportunities to break the double-donut, but great keeping by […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge golf second in the standings; Ponderosa sits third

The Oak Ridge and Jesuit boys golf teams were both 9-1 in the Delta River League standings heading into last week’s dual match at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course but when the day was over the Marauders were first all alone with a 184-197 victory. “Bottom line we got spanked,” first year coach Stan Iverson said. […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Nugget Markets hosts Cheese the Day

Nugget Markets announces Cheese the Day special cheese tasting events April 27-29, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., at participating Nugget Markets. Nugget Markets stocks more than 400 varieties of cheeses in each store’s specialty cheese department, and the Cheese the Day festivities celebrate cheeses from not only around the world, but from local producers as well. Guests will enjoy […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Railroad still an important asset

EDITOR: Soon it will be voting time for the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. We legal citizens have the right to vote and can vote for the person he feels is the best qualified to serve. Even though I’m in my 80s, I have attended several of the BOS meetings and have formed my […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

DFG reminds public to be rattlesnake safe

As the warm weather returns, humans are not the only species coming out to enjoy the sun. Snakes, too, can be found basking in the sun’s rays. Although most snakes in the state are harmless, the Department of Fish and Game reminds the public to steer clear of the venomous rattlesnake and know what to do if one […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »