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Bay Delta conservation plan threatens future of Folsom Lake

All Californians have a stake in the outcome of efforts to solve our water crisis and ensure continuous, reliable water supplies for the entire state. Unfortunately, the water proposal that was recently discussed at the State Capitol, more commonly known as the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, would impose upon our region a one-sided solution that […]

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Random act of kindness

EDITOR: On Nov. 14 some of the homes in Cameron Park were greeted with notes on their mailboxes saying “Thank you for being you” (at least ours did) and there was a flower in the mailbox. I live on Country Club and all the boxes in my sight had them. I have a friend who […]

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Wilcox wants you … to eat your veggies

The Vision Coalition's Jan Wilcox is dedicating her time and energy to nutrition education. She wants El Dorado County families to eat healthier and make smart food choices. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

“Look at what your grandmother ate. If she didn’t eat it you shouldn’t eat it.” Sound advice from Jan North Wilcox, the El Dorado Hills Community Vision Coalition SNAP-Ed project coordinator who’s on a mission to get El Dorado County families to eat healthy. “Today we use a lot of processed/packaged foods. We eat a […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: November 2013

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Fight Nov. 1: A 14-year-old boy was arrested after he allegedly started a fight at a Green Valley Road school. Lecture coming Nov. 1: Deputies cited a 17-year-old boy for allegedly stealing from a Coach Lane business and released the teen to his parents. […]

No Comment / November 19, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

ARC announces winter hikes, special events

Red Shack Trail hike Dec. 7: Donna Orth, ARC volunteer, will lead this (3.8 mile round-trip) hike from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The trail is a steep road which may discourage some, but takes hikers to the river near Racehorse Bend rapid and lots of great BLM land. Hikers will explore the old ditch that was in […]

No Comment / November 19, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Falcon’s Eye tackles a ‘disaster’

The Falcon’s Eye Theatre at Folsom Lake College announces its first foray into theatre for children. As a bonus production in its seventh season, the theater company presents Barry Kornhauser’s zany, commedia dell’arte inspired confection — “Recipe for Disaster.” In the kitchen of a culinary school, an eager young apprentice readies for the biggest day […]

No Comment / November 19, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sophomore boys take 1st at Willow Hills

Senior Rachel Peterson was the only cross country runner from Oak Ridge to qualify for the state meet. Courtesy photo

Senior Rachel Peterson secures a spot in the state meet Oak Ridge’s sophomore boys ran past the competition on the Willow Hills cross country course on Nov. 16, winning the D1 race convincingly. The team had five athletes place in the top 12: Austin Streetman led the team by placing second with a very fast time of […]

No Comment / November 19, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »