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Jewelry creations, wine tasting and more at the Crocker Art Museum

The Crocker Art Museum will present more new classes for children, teens, and adults during the museum’s spring session of Studio Art Classes. Highlights for children include Green Days where children will celebrate Earth Day and tweens can go on walking field trips during the museum’s Watercolor Workout. High school students can learn the basics of draping fabric […]

No Comment / April 04, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Next Economy: Tell me it isn’t so

EDITOR: On March 19 the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors approved melding our county’s business goals with several other counties including Sacramento, Placer, Sutter, Yolo and Yuba counties through a process called “Next Economy” (NE) primarily funded by Silicon Valley millionaires Jim and Becky Morgan. I believe that this was a mistake and done […]

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Crib notes: How are kids affected by same-sex marriage?

Marriage equality is in the headlines once more because of oral arguments presented before the Supreme Court both for and against striking down California’s Proposition 8, which defines marriage as being between a man and a woman. Regardless of what the Supreme Court rules later this year, the movement has more support than ever and […]

7 Comments / April 04, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

A dose of Dan: Finding the heart of a community

El Dorado Hills is one of those classic American suburbs that have many people involved in all kinds of activities, but it’s not always readily apparent that hearts are plugged into these community activities. What I mean by that is we can all become involved in something for more self-serving reasons, whether it is for […]

No Comment / April 04, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Oak Ridge soccer falls to Thunder

Returning from spring break winners of five straight, Oak Ridge soccer dropped its nonleague match 1-o to visiting Rocklin Tuesday. “We didn’t play that well. It was similar to the Bella Vista game we had earlier this season (1-0 loss). It was one of those that we knew was going to be a close game, with […]

No Comment / April 03, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Biz Walk time

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the El Dorado County Office of Economic Development, will conduct the Biz Walk on April 10. Teams will visit and interview our business community to identify key business development and retention issues. This is an opportunity for business owners to voice their concerns and for the EDH Chamber […]

No Comment / April 03, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Big Idea goes to the Twilight zone

Big Idea Theatre is excited to announce the opening of their new “a BIT more” series. The inaugural production of the series, opening April 4, will include the live performance of two beloved episodes of the classic television show “The Twilight Zone.” Join Big Idea Theatre as they re-create live on stage the episodes: “The […]

No Comment / April 01, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »