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Enjoy gorgeous gardens, colorful art

Glass artist Lynn Anderson, right, stands with his wife, Marilyn in his studio in Cameron Park. Lynn's art and garden will be open during the Assistance League of Sierra Foothills' Gardens of the Hills tour May 4 & 5. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

When it comes to Lynn Anderson’s garden, color is the main ingredient. He achieves this by carefully tending to his flowers, trees and bushes … and tossing in about 100 beautiful glass flowers and critters that glisten in the sun and give his Cameron Park yard an unbelievable glow. Plus, Lynn added, the flowers are […]

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EDH marathoner was 50 feet from explosions

Amy Dolley is happy to be back home in El Dorado Hills. Photo by Julie Samrick

Running the Boston Marathon had been a lifelong dream of El Dorado Hills resident Amy Dolley. “Seventeen years ago when I married my husband, Craig, we planned to leave straight from our April wedding for the marathon,” she said. “But it never happened.” This year, she finally fulfilled that dream. Dolley, 46, qualified to run […]

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Big nine-run inning lifts Oak Ridge

Trojan Alec De WatteVille, seen here at an earlier game, had two hits against Pleasant Grove. Oak Ridge overcame an early deficit to beat the Eagles 10-3. Village Life file photo by Shelly Thorene

By Brandon Anicich Oak Ridge breached the .500 mark Friday afternoon at home, dropping Pleasant Grove 10-3 in Delta River League action. The Trojans smashed their way to a dozen hits and rallied from a one-run deficit with nine, fifth inning runs en route to a landslide victory. The win gave Oak Ridge the season […]

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Billingsley’s Bullets: Pay attention to your needs, too

Bob Billingsley

A lot of women I know are great at helping others and taking care of their family. They spend many hours daily making sure everyone else is OK. They really practice the idea that love begins when you get outside yourself. But what about their needs, their desires? • Ladies, can you remember the last […]

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Senior News: April 2013

Millie Smith

Spring Fling The party is next week! Make your reservations now for the Spring luncheon on May 3.  Speaking of spring, have you noticed all the beautiful daffodils, trees and shrubs that are blooming. I noticed El Dorado Hills Boulevard is in full bloom. This party is sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Council, […]

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Hometown Hero: Nickolas Bradley

Airman Nickolas Bradley

Air Force Reserve Airman Nickolas T. Bradley graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits […]

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Pops concert celebrates ingenuity, diversity of American music

By Linda Holderness This year, the Folsom Symphony’s annual pops concert will celebrate the diversity and ingenuity of American composers. Titled “Made in America,” the performance will run for two nights, May 17 and 18 at Three Stages, in response to the high demand for tickets in previous years. Since the symphony’s season schedule was […]

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