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EID candidate, Division 4: Jake Flesher wants to reduce the debt

Jake Flesher

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 4 is Jake Flesher, 39. His campaign website is jake4eidratepayers.com. A resident of El Dorado Hills, Flesher received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his law degree from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific. He previously worked as a deputy district attorney […]

No Comment / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Supervisor Nutting headed to trial

Supervisor Ray Nutting, left, looks out over the courtroom as attorney David Weiner reviews documents at a hearing Friday. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

After a short hearing in South Lake Tahoe last week, Judge Timothy Buckley ruled that Supervisor Ray Nutting will face trial Earlier this year the El Dorado County District Attorney and California Attorney General offices built their case against the District 2 representative and on May 24 a grand jury handed down an indictment accusing […]

No Comment / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Apple co-founder Wozniak coming to Sac

SACRAMENTO — A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. Sacramento Speakers Series, the pre-eminent lecture presenter in the capital region, opens its 2013-14 season with the visionary inventor, engineer and computer programmer. Steve Wozniak will speak at Sacramento Community […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Italy on Wheels is rolling

Best of show — This 2008 Maserati GT coupe won it all. It's owned by Amadeu Santos of El Dorado Hills, seen standing behind the car on the left with Ross Mullins who brought his award winning very rare 1976 Ducati bevel drive 750 Super Sport. Photo by Larry Weitzman

By Larry Weitzman Blue covered the sky, but the grounds of the Murer House Museum and park were covered with red, white and green for the second annual Italy on Wheels held Sept. 14. The red, white and green refers to Italian cars, motorcycles, scooters and bicycles that were painted in all colors except for […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

Lonesome Hollow explores a dangerous society

Jouni Kirjola, Eason Donner and Devon Roe perform in "Lonesome Hollow." The show opens in Sacramento on Sept. 27. Photo by Benjamin T. Ismail

Big Idea Theatre continues its hit 2013 season on Friday, Sept. 27, with the opening of Lee Blessing’s prescient and provocative “Lonesome Hollow.” In the not too distant future, a photographer of artistic nudes is sentenced to an open-ended imprisonment in a state run “penal village” for sexual offenders. Seeking to find peace among a […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

A treasure trove of art

Cameron Park artist Linda Rothgeb holds a music box filled with handmade books. Guests on the Placerville Arts Association’s 2013 Studio Tour will discover these and many other treasures. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

From El Dorado Hills to Pollock Pines and Coloma to Diamond Springs, art lovers and novices alike have the opportunity to visit 16 studios showcasing the works of 53 El Dorado County artists this weekend. “There will be a great variety of really, really high quality art,” said artist Lucia Rothgeb, who will share Studio […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Senior news: September 2013

Party time! Our next big party, Oktoberfest, will be held on Friday, Oct. 11. Sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Council, the El Dorado Hills Community Services District and the Placerville Senior Nutrition lunch program, the event will be held in the CSD gym on Harvard Way. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Entertainment starts […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »