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Off to España

Rotary Youth Exchange student Kendall Hoy will study abroad, spending a year in Spain. Photo by Laurie Edwards

In early September Kendall Hoy will begin a new, and undoubtedly unforgettable, chapter in her life. The Rotary Youth Exchange student will fly to Spain, where she’ll live and study for about a year. “I’m so excited,” the 16-year-old said. “I’m most excited to see Barcelona, and all the beautiful churches and to eat real authentic paella. […]

Comments Off / August 31, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Aug. 21-26

The following information was taken from El Dorado County Sheriff’s reports: Jewel theft Aug. 21: A Tam O Shanter Drive resident reported three necklaces missing from her jewelry box. Mystery caller Aug. 21: A woman identifying herself as “Mary” allegedly called a woman who left her wallet at the Town Center McDonald’s and said she […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: September 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Fido neglected Aug. 1: Deputies cited a 68-year-old man of alleged animal cruelty after they found the suspect’s dog tied to a tree without food, water or shelter on the Palmer Drive property. Swiped Aug. 2: A woman reported that an unidentified man stole her […]

Comments Off / August 27, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

Survivors celebrate life with flowers

Breast cancer survivors, from left to right, Margaret Kane of Shingle Springs, Hannah Almstead of Encino, Juliet Voigtlander of Granite Bay, Janet Gould of Placerville and Charlie Hall of Placerville laugh and share stories of their battles with cancer at Sunflower Breast Cancer Awareness Day at El Dorado Nursery in Shingle Springs. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

“We are still here and laughing,” said Hannah Almstead of Encino at El Dorado Nursery’s Sunflower Breast Cancer Awareness Day. The second annual event on Aug. 24 was hosted by Almstead’s daughter/nursery owner Juliet Voigtlander, a breast cancer survivor. The day of hope included learning, sharing and just enjoying the beauty of sunflowers throughout the […]

Comments Off / August 27, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Aug. 14-20

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports:  Up to no good Aug. 14: Deputies arrested two boys, ages 15 and 17, on suspicion of possessing narcotics near the high school on Harvard Way. Burgled Aug. 15: A thief tole several items from an Encina Drive home. Swiped Aug. 15: An Ironwood […]

Comments Off / August 21, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Hop House brews up great menu, atmosphere

Stop by Hop House and enjoy a craft beer with owner Jason Enyeart, left, and chef Tyler Mort. The restaurant is open in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

New restaurants in El Dorado Hills have really raised the bar for local foodies and those looking to have a great time just minutes from home. Hop House in El Dorado Hills Town Center is no exception. Owners Jason Enyeart and Craig Badolian have created a winning combination — quality craft beers, a comfortable atmosphere and […]

Comments Off / August 20, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Aug. 8-12

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Big haul Aug. 8: Thieves stole two vehicles and two trailers, as well as other items, from an El Dorado Hills Boulevard property. Open door Aug. 8: A thief entered an unlocked vehicle parked on Bairdsley Place and stole items. Double trouble Aug. 8: […]

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