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A who’s who of the blues comes to Folsom

It’s called a Blues Harmonica Blowout for good reason. Mark Hummel and his band come to Three Stage on Jan. 11. There, they are joined by an all-star harmonica lineup: Lazy Lester (who worked with Slim Harpo and Lightnin’ Slim), Rick Estrin (of Little Charlie & The Nightcats), Grammy-nominee Kenny Neal, Kim Wilson (The Fabulous […]

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Rescue dogs get starring role in ‘Legally Blonde’

Jagger Minnie will star as Bruiser in EDMT's production of "Legally Blonde." Courtesy photo

El Dorado Musical Theatre recently cast 44 local performers aged 12 to 22 in its upcoming production, “Legally Blonde.” The show features Heather Clark as Elle Woods, Jonny Cranmer as Emmett Forrest, Andrew Wilson as Warner Huntington III and Jillian Curry as Paulette, plus a deep and talented supporting cast. Two local rescue dogs were cast as Bruiser […]

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Meaningful resolutions

For the first time this Christmas I played hostess … at the first house I can proudly call my own. I have a lot of reasons to be grateful. Christmas Eve present opening created the usual amount of paper-strewn chaos in the living room but in the joy, I paused to think about some presents […]

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An egg-cellent accomplishment

Mercedes Kotelnicki of Cameron Park holds the "Spirit of America," a decorated ostrich egg that will soon become part of the Smithsonian Institute's art collection. Cameron Park Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Eighty-nine year old Mercedes Kotelnicki has one of her egg creations in the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library in Simi Valley, another in a Catholic motherhouse museum in Canada and, now, one is going to the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C. “The Spirit of America” is an ostrich egg Kotelnicki decorated […]

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Rotary rolls out the gifts

Continuing a tradition that’s in its fourth year, the Cameron Park Rotary Club delivered 51 bikes to local youngsters, just in time for Christmas. Working collaboratively with Folsom Prison, members of Rotary picked up the bikes refurbished by inmates at the prison on Dec. 20. The bikes were then distributed to students at Sierra Elementary […]

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Tucker and Neibauer sworn in at CPCSD; Stanton new president

The year-end board meeting of the Cameron Park Community Services District was relatively short and sweet with El Dorado County District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting swearing in new board members Sean Tucker and Vicky Neibauer. Recognition was given to outgoing board member Alan Clarke who was presented with thanks and a plaque for his 10 years […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Dec. 19-26

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Unauthorized user Dec. 19: A thief broke into a vehicle parked on Silva Valley Parkway and later used the victim’s stolen credit card. Unruly shopper Dec. 20: A female Target employee reported being accosted by a male customer. Clubs swiped Dec. 21: A Thief […]

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