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Veterans Memorial Park  plans call for a memorial garden, courtyard and a 100-year journey through American conflicts.

Veterans, supporters moving forward on memorial park Marine Lance Cpl. Brad Shuder, Army Staff Sgt. Mathew Taylor, Army Sgt. Kyle Dayton and Marine Staff Sgt. Sky Mote — these local men gave their lives for our freedom and last Wednesday, as Rotarian Bill Tobin read their names and a small bio, tears welled up in […]

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One last brew

The El Dorado Hills Firefighters Association presents the Wine, Cheese and Brew grand finale on beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7. For 50 years, El Dorado Hills residents and guests have enjoyed this annual fundraiser, which began as a small event catering to about 50 people and bloomed into a can’t miss party with […]

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Wave hello to new EDH farmers

El Dorado Hills Natural Farms owners Doug Hus, left, and Rob and Robin Day, right, greet customer Russ Tuttle, holding veggies, with his weekly basket of CSA goods. He paid $24 for a week's worth of fresh produce. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

Doug Hus may be a real estate broker by day, but the El Dorado Hills resident and co-owner of the new El Dorado Hills Natural Farms off Highway 50 has adapted to farm life quite well.  Wearing a straw hat and blue jeans, Hus can be seen most days towing crates of strawberries or handpicking […]

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High-tech reconnects local couple

Tara McKinnon and Peter Meadows married Saturday, Aug. 31. The Folsom couple dated while attending Oak Ridge High School in the mid-1990s. Peter, 36, graduated in 1995 and Tara, 35, in 1996. The couple broke up when Peter left the area to join the Army. Peter was an intelligence specialist for eight years, then spent […]

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Local woman’s car hit by train in North Dakota

GRAND FORKS, ND — On Aug. 27 Grand Fork sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a train colliding with a car, later found to belong to an El Dorado Hills woman. Deputies responded to North Washington Street and 23rd Avenue NE at about 1:14 a.m., according to a press release. They were advised that […]

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‘Book’ smart Trojans rip Vista del lago

Oak Ridge High’s varsity football program made quick work of visiting Vista del Lago Friday night, shutting out the Eagles in a 38-0 preseason route. Sophomore quarterback Ian Book put in a clinic in accuracy during his debut, completing 15 of 18 passes en route to throwing for 259 yards and three touchdowns. “Ian had […]

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Fantastic characters, imagined and real, coming to B street

The B Street Theatre, Sacramento’s Resident Professional, New Works Theatre, is pleased to announce its 2013-14 Family Series season.  Students and families from all over Northern California flock to the B Street Theatre every season to enjoy the theatre’s vibrant, whimsical Family Series productions. B Street introduces them to the magic of theatre while enhancing […]

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