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Sophomore boys outrun competition at Willow Hills

Oak Ridge’s sophomore boys cross country runners celebrated a first-place finish at the Bronco Invite at the Willow Hills course in Folsom Saturday. The sophomore boys’ team scored 44 points to convincingly win the large school race. The second place team in the sophomore boys’ race was Bella Vista with 78 points. Trojan Jordan Hordesky’s first-place finish led […]

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Senior tennis stars celebrated

Oak Ridge Seniors Tori Trylovich, Gabby Zeagler, Sydney Newman, Lauren Roppolo, Megan Engle and Camille Martin, seen here with coach Ralph Clark, celebrated their success on the court during their high school careers on Senior Night, Oct. 11. Courtesy photo

Oak Ridge’s tennis team celebrated an early senior day with a 8-1 victory over cross town opponent Folsom High School on Thursday. Six seniors received balloons, flowers food, drink and posters, as well as acknowledgment of their tennis career efforts, to mark the event. “With only Sheldon and Pondo to face to finish up league […]

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Four actors play 150 characters Hitchcock’s ‘The 39 Steps’

Four actors take on multiple roles in Alfred Hitchcock's "The 39 Steps," showing at Three Stages on Oct. 23 & 24. Courtesy photo

Alfred Hitchcock’s award-winning “The 39 Steps” is Broadway’s longest-running comedy thriller. Winner of two Tony and Drama Desk Awards and London’s Oliver Award for Best New Comedy, “The 39 Steps” is packed with laughs, thrills and more than 150 unique characters — performed by four actors — and it will take the stage at Three […]

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Thriller ‘Rehearsal for Murder’ at Chautauqua

A murderous bunch — Clockwise from center, actors Alan Price, Aerin Morneau, Gloria Jones, Teresa Ahnin, Drew Stuck, Monique McKisson and Paul Fearn star in "Rehearsal for Murder" at Chautauqua Playhouse. Photo by Warren Harrison

Chautauqua Playhouse opened the thriller “Rehearsal for Murder” by D. D. Brooke, adapted from the teleplay by Richard Levinson and William Link. At its opening night, exactly a year ago and in this same theatre, the beautiful leading lady, who was also the playwright’s fiancée, was murdered! As these people start with the new play, […]

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Time to get out and make memories

Flames of fall color are appearing along Highway 50. In El Dorado County a lot of that color is Western Redbud. Whenever I see that along the roadside, I smile. It means that autumn is finally here. Time to make memories! There’s just something extra special about an apple fritter and a steaming cup of […]

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Elaine Elias lures the audience

Brazilian musician Elaine Elias has a sensuous, alluring voice and impressive compositional and piano skills. She comes to Three Stages on Oct. 18. Photo by Bob Wolfenson

With a musical style that blends Brazilian roots, a sensuous, alluring voice and impressive compositional and piano skills, “There is really nobody like Elaine Elias.” (New York Observer) She has recorded duets with Herbie Hancock and classical music with opera sensation Denyce Graves; she has been nominated for numerous Grammy Awards and all of her recordings […]

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‘Mossy’ author comes to El Dorado Hills

Author Jan Brett comes to El Dorado Hills Thursday to promote "Mossy," her newest book.

Successful children’s book author Jan Brett comes to El Dorado Hills this Thursday to promote her newest book, “Mossy.” Brett has written more than 30 books, including “The Mitten.” Aboard her artwork-wrapped rockstar bus, Brett is on a 23-city national tour to promote “Mossy” and will stop at Lakehills Covenant Church, 7000 Rossmoore Lane in El Dorado Hills, from 5 […]

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