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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 […]

No Comment / November 20, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

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 »

From farmboy to firefighter to homebuilder … Jim O’Camb serves others

El Dorado Hills Deputy Fire Chief Jim O'Camb retires next month after nearly 35 years in the fire service.

“You don’t know how many people you touch,” El Dorado Hills Deputy Chief Jim O’Camb said recently as he sat back in his office chair and reflected on his nearly 35-year fire service career. He recalled a man stopping him in the grocery store once to thank O’CambĀ for saving the man’s daughter. He smiled as […]

1 Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Mik gets community input

El Dorado County District 1 Supervisor Ron Mikulaco launched his first town hall with a confession: “I’m an information junkie.” He received plenty of information and feedback as the 20-plus participants discussed everything from the sign ordinance to affordable housing to Bass Lake Regional Park plans. Here’s your sign El Dorado County officials are in […]

1 Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Nov. 7-13

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Stolen Nov. 7: Someone took items from a Valley View Parkway garage. Open door Nov. 7: A theft from an unlocked vehicle was reported on Frascati Drive. Vandals strike Nov. 8: Vandalism was reported at a bank-owned home on Normaton Drive. Taken Nov. 9: […]

No Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

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 […]

No Comment / November 11, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Read More »

Veterans

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

     

No Comment / November 11, 2013 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »