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‘Love is All You Need’ for a happy Valentine’s celebration

Ah, love. February is the unofficial month of love. St. Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it. Lovers and admirers will be exchanging tokens of affection. The notion of “courtly love” developed toward the end of the 11th century in France. As our romantic ancestors viewed it, courtly love was a spiritual high […]

No Comment / January 27, 2013 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »

Cougars win twice, Oak Ridge once at 3-team dual

By David Pimentel El Dorado wrestling hosted a three-team dual Thursday that included Oak Ridge and Whitney. Both local squads defeated the Wildcats before the Cougars rallied to defeat the Trojans on a pin by John Kunkle in the evening’s final match. Oak Ridge, minus its top guns, opened its 47-24 win against Whitney. Starting […]

No Comment / January 25, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans blitz Ponderosa

Lady Trojan Jenna Ford moves to keep the ball from Pondo defenders. Photo by Janna Weiss

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Expectations of a tight, competitive intra-county matchup between Oak Ridge and host Ponderosa never materialized as the Lady Trojans, behind a fast start, buried the Bruins 73-30 in Delta River League basketball action Thursday night. Troy’s relentless backcourt pressure, unselfish play and adept shooting early in the first quarter enabled the El Dorado Hills’ […]

No Comment / January 25, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Daniel Rodriquez and Marla Kavanaugh make beautiful music

Singers Daniel Rodriguez and Marla Kavanaugh will perform at Three Stages on Feb. 10. Courtesy photo

“America’s Beloved Tenor” Daniel Rodriguez and international soprano sensation Marla Kavanaugh will perform an exhilarating program of vocal works at Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. “Daniel and Marla both enjoy sharing the gift of their voices. You go away feeling enriched.The power of their voices is stunning.” — Jonathon Howe, Manawatu Standard It was fate that brought Rodriquez, a New […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

The magic of “Still Life With Iris” comes to Sutter Street Theatre

Hannah Hurst, left, and Sage Innerarity perform in "Still Life With Iris" at Sutter Street Theatre. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

“Sill Life With Iris,” a play by Steven Dietz, is the first play for young audiences to receive the Kennedy Center’s Fund for New American Plays Award. It’s a fantastical adventure that centers on a little girl’s search for the simplest of things: home. Iris lives with her mom in the land of Nocturno — a magical […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Governor, California Museum announce inductees California Hall of Fame

Induction ceremony to take place on March 20 at The California Museum in Sacramento SACRAMENTO — The Office of Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. and First Lady Anne Gust Brown along with The California Museum announced the latest inductees to the California Hall of Fame. Now in its seventh year, the California Hall of Fame honors individuals who exemplify […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Upcoming concert benefits The Trade

Sacramento-based shear company Hattori Hanzo Shears will host a benefit concert featuring local musician Melissa Lingo at the Mercedes Benz dealership of El Dorado Hills from 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2. Proceeds from the event will benefit The Trade, a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing global sex trafficking by training at-risk women […]

No Comment / January 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »