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Supervisor Nutting’s true colors

EDITOR: Like many others in El Dorado County, I supported Ray Nutting for county supervisor in 2012. Ray convinced me he was the best candidate for this elected position because he was heavily active in the community for many years, and he had a servant’s heart for the citizens in this county. I have come […]

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Billingsley’s Bullets: A saint is born?

The Billingsley clan is thrilled to welcome Daisy Michele Billingsley to our family and our lives. Daisy entered this world on July 14, and she and mother, Rebecca Monique Billingsley, are doing just fine. • Within 30 minutes of her birth, I was rocking her and singing old folk songs to her. When I kissed […]

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Ask a Care Manager: Other insurance that can help you age in place

This three-part series began with a discussion of how the health insurance process is structured for older adults. The second column discussed the choices around Medicare, supplements and managed care encompassing Medicare. The final column in this series will focus on other types of insurance that older adults may purchase or for many, already have but […]

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Lightning storm inspires romantic suspense novel

While writing postcards in her rented castle in the Dordogne region of France, the turret tower where Sherry Joyce sat was struck by lightning. Terrified and unable to sleep that night, a romantic suspense was born — “The Dordogne Deception.” Meet the El Dorado Hills author at her book launch from 6 to 8 p.m. on […]

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‘My Name is Asher Lev’ opens B3 Series

The B Street Theatre proudly opens its 2013-14 B3 Series season with Aaron Posner’s stirring new play “My Name is Asher Lev,” based on Chaim Potok’s beloved novel. Like “Other Desert Cities,” which opened on the B Street Mainstage Aug. 18, “My Name is Asher Lev” recently earned the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding […]

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Newcomers recruiting new members

The Cameron Park Newcomers is starting its membership drive for 2013-14. The club welcomes both new and current members to join Cameron Park Newcomers for an outstanding year. Members do not have to live in Cameron Park, do not have to be new to the area. Everyone, single or married, is welcome to join for the club’s many […]

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Hometwon hero: Jeremy Cruz

Army Pvt. Jeremy S. Cruz 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, marching, […]

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