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People Talk: Who was your first crush?

Asked at the Senior Valentine Luncheon  

No Comment / February 13, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDHCSD board recall effort under way

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Bob Sacco wants to recall four of five El Dorado Hills Community Services District board members in response to the suspension and eventual termination of former General Manager John Skeel. The recall targets Directors Noelle Mattock, Guy Gertsch, Wayne Lowery and Tony Rogozinski. Director Bill Vandegrift gets a pass for breaking ranks with his board […]

2 Comments / February 13, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Daddy & Me a sweet tradition

Silly contest — Jack "The Tongue" Karford and his daughter Madison "The Mouth," 7, try to out-silly Reagan "Bigger Mouth" Lenehan, 7, and her dad "Buck Teeth" Gerry, left to right, during the Daddy & Me dance on Friday night. Reached by phone afterward, Gerry Lenehan, who grew up in Cameron Park and now lives in Folsom, said he's been coming to El Dorado Hills CSD family events his entire life. "They know how to do it ... Last night was awesome." Photo by Whitney Kahn

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District’s 10th annual Daddy & Me Valentine Dance attracted more 150 daddies Friday night, each with his “best girl” at his side. The father-daughter event has become a tradition in El Dorado Hills, and a great “dad date” opportunity for dads and daughters in the greater foothill community. CSD […]

No Comment / February 13, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH buffalo moved to greener pastures

"Buffalo Will" Neunam sold his beloved Buffalo in December, an action that resulted in many calls to Village Life from people wondering what happened to the animals often spotted along the Bass Lake Grade. Village Life file photo by Mike Roberts

No more buffalo, blue skies or open road No more rodeo, no more noise Take this Cadillac, park it out in back Mama’s calling. Put away the toys - James McMurtry You’ve seen them on the hillside beneath Bass Lake Grade, broad-shouldered ruminators from another time and place, their massive, bushy heads cropping grass on the […]

7 Comments / February 06, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

People talk: Are you satisfied with the quality and cost of your water?

 

No Comment / February 03, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Billboards proposed along Highway 50

Hearing set for Feb. 9. Drivers on Highway 50 could notice a change in scenery. Cameron Park Attorney John David Pereira is asking the El Dorado County Planning Commission to recommend approval of three two-sided billboards along the freeway — one in Cameron Park and two in Shingle Springs. A public hearing for the special […]

1 Comment / February 02, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Mardi Gras comes to El Dorado Hills

Veteran Sonoma Zydeco band Gator Beat stomps into El Dorado Hills for Mardi Gras 2012, the Vision Coalition’s gala fundraiser for healthy, safe, drug-free youth. The party starts at 6:30 p.m. on Feb 4 at Mercedes Benz of El Dorado Hills. Tickets are sold out. Gator Beat’s Willard Blackwell will be out front in full […]

No Comment / January 31, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »