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A dose of Dan: Who vandalizes a classic car?

As a columnist routinely in search of new ideas, it’s much easier to cover a negative topic than a positive one. There is always something to complain about, and it takes far less energy to find something that ticks you off and vent on it than it does searching out a positive story. One of […]

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Do your part to keep out waterways clean

EDITOR: My name is Joshua Medina. I attend the fourth grade at Lake Forest Elementary School and have created an enviro-mercial (environmental commercial) about water pollution. Here is some knowledge that I have gained from my research: Did you know that all of California’s waterways are affected by pollution in some form? Water runoff carries […]

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Troy advances entire diving team

Oak Ridge's Sydney Newman took second place at Tuesday's Delta River League dive finals at the El Dorado Hills' CSD pool. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

In preparation for the Sac-Joaquin Section Championships, divers from the Delta River and Metro Leagues came together and held their championships at the El Dorado Hills CSD pool Tuesday. Teams from around the Sacramento area, including Rosemont, Sheldon, Pleasant Grove, McClatchy, along with Oak Ridge and Jesuit/St. Francis, dueled off. The top four divers from […]

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Pirate invasion

Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — With a band of swashbuckling buccaneers, bumbling British bobbies, frolicsome Victorian maidens and the delightfully dotty “model of a modern Major-General,” Three Stages at Folsom Lake College presents the classic romp over the rocky coast of Cornwall. America’s pre-eminent Gilbert & Sullivan repertory ensemble performs “The Pirates of Penzance” to a full orchestra and […]

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May gardening in El Dorado Hills

By Kit Smith UCCE/ El Dorado County Master Gardener Happy May Day! Here are some tasks to get your garden started and to keep it thriving. Plant summer bulbs such as dahlia, gladiolus, canna and tuberose. Start feeding roses with a complete fertilizer. Test and repair your irrigation system. Keep feeding acid-loving plants such as […]

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Cal Fire to begin inspections

CAMINO — The Amador-El Dorado Unit of Cal Fire will begin Defensible Space Inspections on Monday, April 29, in both Amador County and on the western slope of El Dorado County. “Hopefully people have been working on their defensible space this spring as it has been a relatively dry one” said AEU Chief Kelly Keenan. ”With the […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: April 2013

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Fight April 1: Deputies reported to a fight on Cimmarron Road. No one was arrested but information was forwarded to the District Attorney’s Office for review. Lost keys April 2: A thief entered an unlocked vehicle parked on La Crescenta Drive and stole a […]

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