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What’s your retirement “contingency plan?”

John Zezini

You probably have thought about what you’d like to do during your retirement years. But all your plans probably depend, to at least some extent, on your financial situation. What happens if you reach the age at which you wish to retire and you just don’t have the money you thought you’d have? If this […]

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Harris Center gets the Aloha spirit

Hula master Moanalani Beamer, Hawaiian slack key master Keola Beamer and Native American flutist R. Carlos Nakai, left to right, come to the Harris Center on Oct. 9. Joining them is jazz pianist Geoffrey Keezer  (not pictured). Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Following in the success of the 2012 PBS TV special “Keola Beamer: Mālama Ko Aloha (“Keep Your Love”)” and Grammy-nominated CD, the key elements of that performance are being brought to the live stage at the Harris Center/Three Stages. Hawaiian slack key master Keola Beamer, Native American flutist/nine time Grammy-nominee R. Carlos Nakai, jazz […]

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The seasons of Anne Gladwill

Anne Gladwill

Artist, rancher and community volunteer Anne Gladwill died unexpectedly at her home on Sept. 24. The Garden Valley resident taught Thomas Kinkade, made the seasons of El Dorado County famous, raised three children and contributed to the well-being of her community in a wide variety of ways. Gladwill was born in Dayton, Ohio. From her […]

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Celebrate the culture of Bali

FOLSOM — Gamelan Sekar Jaya is renowned for its exploration of traditional and modern forms through long-term work with Bali’s finest artists. This 60-plus company of musicians and dancers perform on Balinese instruments — from bronze-keyed metallophones to gongs, drums, and flutes. Formed in 1979, they are the only foreign group to ever receive Bali’s highest […]

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Grow for it! Perennials – easy and beautiful

By Deborah Nicolls UCCE El Dorado County Master Gardener My favorite gardening season is fall. Other than watering and dead-heading I don’t garden in the summer because I rely primarily on perennials in my yard and they don’t need a lot of attention during the summer. With the arrival of fall it is time to […]

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Make way for THE KING

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Shake, rattle and roll at the ultimate Elvis tribute FOLSOM — “The King,” or rather four male performers onstage paying homage to Elvis Presley through the four periods of his fabulous career, will appear at Harris Center/Three Stages as part of a 60 city tour. Elvis Lives is an unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across […]

No Comment / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Tea Party Patriots endorse Jake Flesher

EDITOR: The Board of Directors of the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills voted on Sept. 3 to endorse Jake Flesher for the EID Division 4 board position.   The board carefully considered the qualifications of the two candidates running for the position and felt that Mr. Flesher’s conservative credentials, business owner experience and […]

No Comment / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »