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Locals raise funds for cruise victims

International Cruise Victims Chairman Kendall Carver of Phoenix, Ariz., discusses raising awareness about crime on cruise ships with Linda Ellen Anderson of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce at a fundraiser Saturday evening. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Local dignitaries and residents gathered in northern El Dorado Hills Saturday night to support International Cruise Victims, a non-profit that represents victims of crime on cruise ships and their families. About 100 people enjoyed wine, hors d’œuvres, great music and a silent auction at the fundraiser held at Mercy and Robert Di Paolo’s home and organized […]

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‘Earnest’ comes to Chautauqua

Lenore Sebastian, Alison Sundstrom and Kevin Foster perform in "The Importance of Being Earnest." Photo by Ron Edington

Chautauqua Playhouse announces its next show, the classic comedy “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde, opening on May 4. Absolutely one of the funniest comedies in the English language, the timeless comedy presents wicked wit and dead-on social satire wrapped in a Victorian confection of dual identities, matters matrimonial and the provenance of a […]

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EDH wrestlers have good matches in Fresno

EDH wrestlers and their coaches celebrate their victories in Fresno. Courtesy photo

Eight El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club grapplers competed at Greco State at the Selland Arena in Fresno in late April and seven of them placed on the mat. Wrestler placing were: First-grader Scotty Moore, 1st; fourth-grader Kaden West, 2nd; sixth-grader Mikey Mello, 2nd; first-grader Peyton Gunter, 3rd; seventh-grader Ricky Eymann, 5th; first-grader Keynon Middleton, 7th; and seventh-grader Michael Xavier, 8th. Also competing and […]

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May is Water Awareness Month — earn your Blue Thumb!

You can earn your Blue Thumb by using water efficiently in your landscape and taking the “Blue Thumb Pledge” at BeWaterSmart.info. It is fast and simple and by taking the pledge you can earn a free pair of “Blue Thumb” garden gloves. The measures include pledging to: 1.  Quickly repair leaks and broken sprinkler heads; 2.  […]

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