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EID race: Hopefuls debate

Rate increases, debt levels and the long-term financial health of the El Dorado Irrigation District dominated a panel discussion last Wednesday. Sponsored by the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills, the panel features EID Board of Directors candidates Greg Prada, Dr. Dale Coco and Jake Flesher. Candidate Richard Englefield was absent due to another commitment. […]

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CSD foundation looking for new board members

The first official meeting of the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Foundation Board of Directors was held last week. Foundation President Noelle Mattock called the 501(c)3 organization, in the works for more than a year now, a compliment to the CSD. “The new foundation will enable the CSD to receive grants, donations, etc., that […]

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Soccer star visit inspires young EDH players

Soccer star Preki speaks to Ethos players . The soccer star is the new face of Sacramento Republic FC, the region's professional soccer team. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

Ethos soccer club welcomed soccer legend and head coach of the newly formed Sacramento Republic PC professional soccer team Predrag Radosavlievic “Preki” to its second annual general meeting Thursday night. The Serbian-born Preki is best known for scoring the game-winning goal for the United States men’s national team against Brazil in the 1998 FIFA World […]

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Local youth recognized for tireless community service

Hands4Hope volunteers were recently honored for their efforts to make a difference in the community. Courtesy photo

More than 100 people applauded local students at Hands4Hope’s fifth annual Youth Recognition Dinner on Saturday night, Aug. 17, at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District. Youth volunteers with Hands4Hope were recognized for collectively dedicating 6,700 hours of service to those in need in our community over the 2012-13 year. Additionally, several local youth […]

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Ferris remembered as ‘icon of motherhood’

Talia Ferris, seen here with her son Devin, dedicated her life to her children. The mom of three died in an Aug. 16 vehicle accident. Courtesy photo

Talia Ferris’ mother wants her remembered for how she was in life, not as a car accident statistic. “People should know Talia as a beautiful, vivacious woman and not someone who would allow herself to drift off the road to die,” said Dean Hansen of the Aug. 16 early morning rollover accident that claimed her […]

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Super Saturday

Elizabeth Lowry, 7, from El  Dorado Hills, top, and Ella Sherman, 7, from Orangevale check out their new tiger faces in a mirror at the Saturday in the Park event held at El Dorado Hills Community Park on Aug. 24. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Thousands once again enjoyed all the festivities Saturday in the Park had to offer on Aug. 24. The annual event hosted by the El Dorado Hills Community Services District and the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce at El Dorado Hills Community park featured live music, children’s activities, vendor booths and much more. Visitors enjoyed […]

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Saturday in the Park

Elizabeth Lowry, 7, from El  Dorado Hills, top, and Ella Sherman, 7, from Orangevale check out their new tiger faces in a mirror at the Saturday in the Park event held at El Dorado Hills Community Park on Aug. 24. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

     

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