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Billingsley’s Bullets: Should I see a marriage counselor?

Recently our neighbors, Wendy and Paul Chafer, were invited to join us for some conversation and treats. We landed on a discussion about what we would do if our spouses died. Wendy asked Monika how she would handle me being gone. Monika replied, “I would replace him with a miniature French poodle.” Paul and Wendy […]

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Life celebrated in ‘After Hours”

SACRAMENTO — “After Hours” is an original work by local playwright E.M. Hodge. It will be presented by EMH Productions at The Geery Theatre, Nov. 22 through Dec, 15. Welcome to the tavern After Hours: A place to find a little comfort, a little solace, a little peace. Strangers brought together by relatives with cancer […]

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Our fire department is fantastic

EDITOR: We really appreciate El Dorado Hills Fire Department. On Friday, Nov. 8, the El Dorado Hills Fire Department Color Guard,  in addition to their Pipe and Drum Corp, sponsored our annual Veterans Tribute held at the Senior Center. Both groups performed amazing, and very touching, ceremonies to honor our veterans. The Firefighter’s Association also […]

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Tennis: Oak Ridge squeaks through to semis

FOLSOM — Passing a major postseason test, host Oak Ridge defeated St. Mary’s 5-4 Monday in Sac-Joaquin Section quarterfinal girls tennis action at the Broadstone Racquet Club. With the victory, the Lady Trojans advanced to a match against Rocklin, the program’s first-ever Division I semifinals appearance. Standing in the way were the Rams, winners of […]

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Ethos U11 Boys Blue learns a new style

By Jen Ostrode  The Ethos U11 Boys Blue team has had a tremendous season thus far and has recently played up an age group in two local U12 tournaments.  After being accepted into this Thanksgiving’s San Diego Surf Cup, a tournament well-known for being one of the premier tournaments in the nation, the Ethos boys […]

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Folsom Lake College hosts local high school art exhibition

"Empty" by Hannah Carter

The Folsom Lake College Visual Arts Department is proud to host an exhibition displaying the artworks of the college’s service area high school students in the Bank of America Gallery at the Harris Center for the Arts, now through Jan. 5. The participating high schools are El Dorado, Folsom, Ponderosa, Cordova, Union Mine and Vista […]

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Veterans, we salute you!

The El Dorado Hills Fire Department Color Guard kicks off a veterans tribute at the Moni Gilmore Senior Center in El Dorado HIlls Friday. Color guard members, left to right, are Russ Hasemeier, Mark Ali, John Johnston and Matt Beckett. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Village Life would like to say thank you to all veterans … for their service, sacrifice and selflessness. We can’t fully express in words how appreciative we are. Around the community, several events have honored veterans past and present, including a special event at the Senior Center and an assembly at Lake Forest Elementary. Want […]

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