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Arrive at Lake Tahoe clean, drained and dry

13 boats with invasive species intercepted to date LAKE TAHOE — The July 4th holiday and fireworks celebrations always bring a welcomed influx of boaters to the Lake Tahoe Basin. With sunny skies and warm temperatures predicted for the 4th of July holiday week, boaters are urged to clean, drain and dry their boats before arriving at the […]

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Giove leaves Marina for principal job

Marina's Cindy Giove will leave to take a principal job in Auburn. Photo by Diane Orciuoli

After three years as Marina Village Middle School’s assistant principal Cindy Giove will leave her post to be the principal at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School in the Auburn Union School District. In a letter to parents June 9 Giove wrote: “How lucky I am to have so many wonderful students and families to […]

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Celebrate the 4th of July at the Fireworks Jubilee

The fifth annual Fireworks Jubilee at El Dorado Hills Town Center runs from 6 to 11 p.m. on Thursday, July 3. File photo

Get ready for the fifth annual Fireworks Jubilee at El Dorado Hills Town Center and enjoy the best fireworks show in the region. From 6 to 11 p.m. on Thursday, July 3, guests of all ages can ring in Independence Day at El Dorado Hills Town Center. The festivities include three live bands — Gary Mendoza Band on the […]

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Shane’s Village to give back at Jubilee

“It’s time we give back,” said Kristen Rogers of the overwhelming support her family has received during her 9-year-old son Shane’s ongoing battle with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia since his 2012 diagnosis. Kristen and her army of Shane’s Village will take over the Kidz Zone during the July 3 El Dorado Hills Town Center Fireworks Jubilee. They’ll manage […]

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UPDATE: District 2 race up to 6

Jennifer Nutting in The special election to fill ousted District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting’s seat has so far netted six candidates, including the former supervisor’s wife. “After a lot of thought and consideration I have decided to run,” Jennifer Nutting announced on Facebook Monday. “I would like to assure everyone that I feel I am truly […]

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Grow for it! Your own vegetable Garden of Eden: companion planting

By Betty Hensley UCCE Master Gardener of Tuolumne County Just as there are many wonderful benefits to finding that right companion in life, there is also something special and fascinating about companion planting. According to the Cornell University Gardening Resources Ecogardening factsheet No. 10, Companion Planting: “Plants are very active in ways that are not so […]

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Taz still perfect in the pool

Taz swimmer JT Ross, 12, competes at Saturday's swim meet. The Taz have a perfect record so far this season and will next face the Gators on July 12. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils Swim Team positioned themselves one step closer to achieving a perfect season record as they defeated the Loomis Basin Dolphins on Saturday, June 28, at Del Oro High School. The final score was 650-138. Top Taz point scorers of the day were as follows: Katie Tadayeski, 10 points, 6 […]

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