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Oak Ridge dominant in Shoot-Out sweep

Lady Trojan forward Michelle Barkley shoots in Oak Ridge’s game against Pleasant Grove during the Trojan Shoot-Out Saturday. The home team came out on top, beating the Eagles 75-31. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Facing Pleasant Grove in the championship game of the annual Trojan Shoot-Out Saturday, host Oak Ridge came out and dominated the Eagles, cruising to a 75-31 win over its Delta River League neighbors. In taking home the first place trophy, the Lady Trojans upped their record to 6-1. Thus far, Oak Ridge’s only loss has […]

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Capital Stage presents ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ — radio style

Inspired by the classic American film of the same title, “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” is performed as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. Five actors perform the dozens of characters and create a wide range of the radio play’s sound effects. Don’t miss this fun take […]

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‘Peter Pan’ soars into Community Center Theater

Captain Hook and his crew take on Peter Pan in the upcoming musical at the Community Center Theatre. Courtesy photo

SACRAMENTO — Audiences are invited to discover the magic of the two-time Emmy Award winning and two-time Tony Award nominated production: Cathy Rigby is “Peter Pan.” A perfect holiday experience for the entire family, this magical show comes to Community Center Theater Dec. 26-30 as part of the Broadway Sacramento season. “Peter Pan” is a unique, […]

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Make a pound puppy happy this Christmas

EDITOR: My name is Robin and I own Bark Avenue in El Dorado Hills. We have kicked off our fourth annual Presents for Pound Puppies and Kitties Too. It’s a great cause for our local shelters. Call me at (916) 941-7400 if you have any questions. ROBIN MIZELL El Dorado Hills

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Sheriff offers emergency alerts

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office — Office of Emergency Services has implemented a new Emergency Notification System to alert county residents about public health and public safety emergencies such as: Evacuations due to wildfires Hazardous material spills Urgent law enforcement operations Public health and safety related messages may be sent during or after an […]

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Oak Ridge singers spread holiday cheer

Led by nominated student conductor, senior Sumner Caesar, are Oak Ridge Chamber Singers Jon Skrbina, Justin Damron, Fred Seymour, Nicki Anudokem, Rachel Travis, Sara Mohr, Noelle Biyo, Megan Sinclair and Jasmine Bowerman, left to right. See them in Town Center Dec. 14 & 15 and Dec. 21 & 22. Photo by Julie Samrick

Members of the Oak Ridge Chamber Singer group spent Saturday afternoon warming passersby with classic Christmas songs at Steven Young Amphitheater in Town Center. The chamber group, one of seven Oak Ridge choirs (there are 240 students in the whole program), has 17 caroling performances scheduled in December alone. The singers will mostly be at […]

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Earn PG&E credits with winter gas savings program

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas and Electric Company recently announced the start of its Winter Gas Savings program, which gives eligible residential and business customers an opportunity to earn an automatic bill credit of up to 20 percent for reducing natural gas usage during peak months. Customers who lower usage during December 2012 and January […]

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