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Jazz master comes to Three Stages

Chucho Valdéz comes to Three Stages on Nov. 13. Courtesy photo

Hailed as “the dean of Latin jazz” and “one of the world’s great virtuosic pianists” (New York Times), five-time Grammy Award winner Chucho Valdés has recorded more than 80 CDs during his illustrious career. The Chucho Valdés Quintet performs on Three Stages’ Stage One on Nov. 13.  “Whether Chucho Valdés is performing a gentle ballad or a rousing […]

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Thousands to participate in Thanksgiving events to feed families

What has 8,000 legs, more than 4,000 smiles and burns lots of calories? If you guessed the sixth annual Folsom Turkey Trot, you guessed correctly. Held every year on Thanksgiving Day, participants agree, it’s a great way to give back to the community … and burn a few calories before indulging in a piece of […]

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Battle of Lady Trojans goes to Oak Ridge

Lady Trojan Tori Trylovich gets ready to swing during her match Tuesday. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

FOLSOM — Four of six Oak Ridge High girls tennis players won their singles matches to help the Lady Trojans beat Lincoln of Stockton, 6-3, Tuesday afternoon at Broadstone Racquet Club in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs. Oak Ridge (17-4), which won the Delta River League crown, earned a first-round […]

No Comment / November 01, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

A dose of Dan: Endeavor to promote science, math to youth

When I was a teenager I remember my parents calling me out of my bedroom in the evening and politely demanding that I tune into the Carl Sagan television program Cosmos with them when it aired on PBS from time to time. It’s not that I minded hanging out with my parents, I just recall those sessions […]

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The Knightly News: Illegal fire tax

Many of you have received a bill from the State Board of Equalization for what the State of California calls a Fire Prevention Fee. If you live in a state designated State Responsibility Area  you received this bill even though you are in and pay taxes to the El Dorado Hills Fire Department. You did […]

No Comment / November 01, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Calling all runners

On Saturday, Dec. 1, the Cameron Park Community Services District and Marshall Medical will sponsoring a Santa Run. The 5K run/walk starts at the Community Center and will travel along the neighborhood streets near the community center, by Christa McAuliffe Park, Blue Oak School then onto Bass Lake Road and back to the Community Center. […]

No Comment / November 01, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Oct. 25-30

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Don’t fight back Oct. 25: Deputies arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of battery against an officer on Beatty Drive. Vandals strike Oct. 26: Vandalism was reported on Garlenda Drive. Busted Oct. 27: An 18-year-old man received a citation after he allegedly tried to […]

No Comment / November 01, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »