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Serrano Men’s Book Club gives back to library

El Dorado Hills Librarian Carolyn Brooks holds up the donation made by the Serrano Men's Book Club. Courtesy photo

By Morgan Storm Serrano Country Club Members of the Serrano Men’s Book Club made a $6,150 donation to El Dorado Hills Librarian Carolyn Brooks last week. This was the fifth annual donation by the Serrano Men’s Book Club and was coordinated by book club members Wendell Kuykendall and Phil Benner. The donation is designated to […]

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Warriors in Black Tie event honors veterans

In this season of thanks-giving, what better way to show military veterans that their friends and neighbors honor them for their service than by attending the Roaring Twenties-themed Warriors in Black Tie Inaugural Ball, a fundraiser set for Nov. 23 in Sacramento by the El Dorado Hills-based Fregoso Foundation. Max and Kelly Fregoso started the […]

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Football: Balanced offense gives Oak Ridge victory

Oak Ridge High’s varsity football team charged through the opening round of CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs Friday with a 31-7 win over Napa. Trojan quarterback Ian Book completed 12 of 18 passes for 142 yards and three touchdowns — two of which targeted senior Trent Buenzli on a couple of crafty routes up […]

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Trojan tennis reaches NorCals

FAIR OAKS —The Oak Ridge Lady Trojans bounced back from a tough loss Sac-Joaquin Section Division I section finals loss to beat Bella Vista 8-1 Friday, securing the second spot from the section at this week’s NorCal championships at the Natomas Racquet Club. It’s the second time in school history the girls tennis team goes […]

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Authors share stories of a brave little tractor and Santa’s early years

On Nov.23 readers and Christmas lovers everywhere can indulge in some pre-Christmas magic when authors/illustrators Loren Long and Jon Agee come to Face in a Book, where they will end their nation-wide book tour. In addition to engaging storytelling, the event will include drawing demonstrations and an ornament making activity. If that doesn’t put you […]

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Folsom home tour tickets for sale

Tickets are on sale now for the 2013 Historic Folsom Holiday Home Tour features nine charming historic sites decorated for the holidays, a lovely art and hand-crafted holiday gift boutique, musical entertainment and an opportunity to enjoy the season as you step back in time. Set for Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14, home […]

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Tennis: Almeida defeats section’s No.1

MADELINE ALMEIDA'S win sent shock waves through Loomis Wednesday. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

LOOMIS — Add Madeline Almeida to the list of David-versus-Goliath improbable outcomes in the world of prep sports. An obvious underdog against the section’s individual singles champion Wednesday, the Oak Ridge freshman shook off a semis loss less than 24 hours earlier to upstage Del Oro’s Abby Bacharach 0-6, 6-4, 7-5 in their battle at […]

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