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This Delta Nu tries something new

Elle gets a lift from her friends when she applies to Harvard in "Legally Blonde." Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Lounging by the pool in a glittering pink bikini … that is so last summer. After her boyfriend dumps her, Elle Woods puts down her credit cards and picks up the books, ready to prove she’s the serious woman her ex needs by getting into Harvard Law School. Watch her transformation in El Dorado Musical […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 30 through Feb. 6

Smooth talker Jan. 30: An unidentified man walked into a Town Center convenience store and swindled about $191 from the cashier. Fruitful search Jan. 31: Deputies arrested a 27-year-old man on suspicion of public intoxication and resisting arrest at Town Center. While searching the suspect at the jail deputies reportedly found marijuana and prescription pills. Prying hands […]

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Valentine’s Day is here to stay

“Whoa! That’s a lot of Valentines … Are you a teacher?” A man asked as he stared at my cart incredulously while my kids and I checked out of the Dollar Store last weekend. Toting 100 paper Valentines plus a piece of candy to attach to each one, I was genuinely happy to answer, “No […]

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My turn: County schools continue to make school safety top priority

El Dorado County’s 15 school districts continue to make school safety a top priority through a variety of strategies designed to further ensure the well-being of students, including concerted planning efforts between school districts, local law enforcement, and other county emergency service agencies. Our schools take every precaution to ensure the safety of students and […]

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It seems to me …

EDITOR: The 690th public meeting of the El Dorado Hills Fire Board was held Jan 17. The public did not attend. It should. The independent auditor affirmed that the actual pension obligation incurred by the current labor contract will have to be carried as what it is, debt. The board brags it has no debt. […]

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Trojan athletes sign

Oak Ridge seniors sign on to play college sports during a ceremony last Wednesday. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

Four Trojans signed their college Letter of Intent forms at a ceremony on the campus Wednesday. Rower Paige Gugino will attend San Diego State; soccer’s Oliva Frace goes to the University of Louisiana; Middle Tennessee State soccer gets Carisa Rivers; and Michaela Kelsey will play soccer at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

No Comment / February 10, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Failure to execute costs Trojan boys

Trailing by only one at halftime, the Oak Ridge Trojans were outscored 17-7 in the third quarter in a 52-45 loss to visiting Jesuit Wednesday. Oak Ridge falls to 4-4 in the Delta River League and 14-11 overall. “We struggled to execute all night long. Didn’t matter who we put in there, we had a […]

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