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Former EDH man faces fraud and laundering charges

A former El Dorado Hills man was indicted on charges of mail fraud and money laundering and was scheduled to be arraigned in federal court in Sacramento Wednesday morning. Gregory J. Chmielewski, 43, was indicted on 24 counts of mail fraud and money laundering in Feb. 2011, but the indictment was sealed until his Oct. […]

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Freshman football domination

Congratulations to the El Dorado Hills Oak Ridge Trojan freshman football team, who achieved a perfect season with a record of (10-0) — the first Division I Trojan football team to do this. Coaches Roy Giorgi and Bill Bunce, defensive line coach Mark Cooper, offensive line coach Matt Flynn, running back and line backer coach […]

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Toys for Tots time!

El Dorado Hills firefighters Chris Landry, left, and Mike Gygax hold up some toys already donated to this year's Toys for Tots campaign. In early December Landry said he hopes to see thousands of toys in the Station 85 engine bay. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

El Dorado Hills firefighters are making room for Oscar the Grouch, Barbie and Transformers at Station 85 as the annual Toys for Tots campaign has arrived. Everyone is invited to drop off a new, unwrapped toy (or toys) in the Toys for Tots boxes set up at 40 locations, including fire stations, Town Center businesses […]

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Attic fire destroys EDH home

Firefighters douse flames in a Reem Court home's attic. Falling roof tiles prevented crews from battling the blaze inside the home. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Firefighters threatened by a collapsing roof and falling tiles had to retreat from a burning Reem Court home Tuesday afternoon. No one was injured in the blaze that destroyed the Highland View neighborhood residence. At 1:05 p.m. El Dorado Hills Fire received the call after the family, two adults and four children, noticed smoke coming out […]

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Be safe and smart this holiday season

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office wishes for everyone to have a safe and enjoyable holiday season, and has the following safety tips to offer: • Do not drink and drive. • Do not leave presents visible in your parked car, while shopping. • Lock your doors and windows when you leave your house. • […]

No Comment / November 14, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

“Holiday in the Hills” mixes tradition and history

Sutter Street Theatre presents its seventh annual running of the highly popular “Holiday in the Hills,” opening Nov. 30. The story, set in Folsom’s Historic District in the late 1800s, features musical favorites and skits of the season with characters that either lived in or visited Folsom during the period. Enjoy some brand new surprises […]

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The triumphant return of “An Irish Christmas”

"An Irish Christmas" features lively dance and great storytelling. Five performances are scheduled at Three Stages, Nov. 29 through Dec. 1. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — After not one, but two sold-out shows at Three Stages last December, the return of “An Irish Christmas” to Folsom was all but guaranteed. Here for five shows is a celebration of Christmas in Ireland, with glorious music, traditional dance, lively storytelling, and plenty of Irish soul. Featuring Riverdance star Kevin Horton and Magic of the […]

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