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Bilbo Baggins wanders into Folsom

Bilbo Baggins the little hairy footed Hobbit will be appearing at Sutter Street Theatre in Markland Taylor’s dramatization of J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic story “The Hobbit.”  Directed by award winning director Allen Schmeltz, “The Hobbit” opens May 5. It’s unusual for a modern work to become a classic so quickly, but Tolkien’s “ring” stories, which began […]

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‘Odd Couple’ dukes it out on Sutter Street stage

Mike Jimena and Warren Harrison portray "The Odd Couple" in Sutter Street Theatre's production of the Neil Simon classic. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

Sutter Street Theatre in Historic Folsom presents“The Odd Couple” by Neil Simon and directed by Connie Mockenhaupt. The classic comedy opens with a group of the guys assembled for poker in the apartment of divorced Oscar Madison. If the mess that surrounds them is any indication, it’s no wonder that his wife left him. Late […]

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Children learn to live well

Yoga instructor Andrea Shaw brings the kids into the warrior pose during Silva Valley Elementary School Family Wellness Night. The event held earlier this month was sponsored by a partnership between Mercy Hospital of Folsom’s Growing Well With Mercy program and the Silva Valley PTA. The goal was to help students discover that healthier living can be fun at the event. Everyone learned yummy foods can be nutritious and more. Photo by Linda Holderness

By Linda Holderness Village Life correspondent  Health tips came with a few surprises at the Silva Valley Elementary School Family Wellness Night. Students discovered healthier living can be fun and learned that yummy foods can be nutritious at the event earlier this month. A third surprise was more serious: Beware how you quench your thirst. The […]

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‘The Taming of the Shrew’ — Jersey style

Julie Anchor portrays the "shrewish" Kate and Allen Pontes is Petruchio in Main Street Theatre Works' Jersey-style production of "The Taming of the Shrew." Photo by Terri Brindisi

JACKSON — Main Street Theatre Works is proud to kick off its 2012 Summer Season at the Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre in Jackson, with William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew.” Performances are Friday and Saturday nights, June 22 through July 21. Doors open at 6:30 for picnics, show starts at 8. Patrons are encouraged to come […]

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Crocker offers music and movies under the stars

SACRAMENTO — Summer means starry nights at the Crocker, with Thursdays ’til 9 programs heading out to the E. Kendell Davis Courtyard for live music and classic film screenings. New this summer, every first Thursday of the month from June to September, the Crocker will screen classic and contemporary films in the E. Kendell Davis Courtyard. Visitors are welcome to […]

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EDH Crime Watch: April 12-19

The following information was taken from El Dorado County Sheriff’s reports: Struck April 12: An Aliso Drive resident reported that someone threw a rock that hit her 13-year-old daughter. Funny cookies April 13: A 17-year-old boy reportedly admitted to selling marijuana laced cookies to a fellow student at a Francisco Drive school. He was taken […]

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People Talk: What do you like about doing business in El Dorado Hills?

Asked during the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce Biz Walk    

No Comment / April 23, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »