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Cameron Park CSD inks five-year Cal Fire deal

The Cameron Park Community Services District Board of Directors handles contracts and resolutions at its April 17 meeting, most notably approving a five-year, $10.2 million, contract with Cal Fire for fire protection. The base cost for the 2013-14 fiscal year will be $1.9 million plus a 2.5 percent escalator for years two through five. The contract pays […]

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A doggone good time

Satchel smiles the camera at his 10th birthday celebration with Elizabeth Gabler, 15, of Pollock Pines by his side at the Cameron Park Library.  Satchel is owned by Carolyn Reese and is one of the PAWS for Reading dogs at the Cameron Park and Placerville libraries. Cameron Park Life photo by Shelly thorene

Satchel was meant to be a guide dog for the blind but after failing to pass muster, he made a career change. He became a dog that helped socialize other potential guide dog puppies. Satchel also socializes with children at libraries, listening to them read aloud, and with the elderly at retirement centers. On April […]

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Hometown hero: Daniel Naygrow

Army Pvt. Daniel M. Naygrow Jr.  has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, […]

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Hometown Hero: Ryan Bergeson

Airman Ryan Bergeson

Air Force Airman Ryan T. Bergeson 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 toward […]

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Cameron Park inching toward summer

All about business The Shingle Springs Chamber of Commerce and Cameron Park Community Services District will host a Business Showcase mixer at the community center from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23. Large, small and home-based businesses are welcome to join an evening of fun. Network with old and new friends while enjoying […]

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Young and talented: Youth Chamber Orchestra performs May 13

The Folsom Lake College Youth Chamber Orchestra presents a concert on May 13 at Harris Center for the Arts/Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. The 16-member youth string orchestra was formed to inspire music appreciation and excellence among children ages 12 to 18, and to increase community awareness of the musical experiences of area youth. […]

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Marshall Medical Center receives grant to fund life-saving services

The Susan G. Komen Sacramento Valley Affiliate awarded more than $750,000 to 21 local organizations in its 19-county service area. The grants are given to organizations to help provide education, support services, mammography screening and diagnostic programs to local residents. Since its inception in 1997, Komen Sacramento Valley has invested more than $17 million into […]

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