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Senior News – May 2013

Spring Fling Spring Fling was a great party with more than 200 people attending. This party was sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Council and the Senior Nutrition Lunch program from Placerville. The lunch was delicious and the band was great. We had many dancers on the dance floor; they had a great time […]

No Comment / May 26, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: May 16-22

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: School rage May 16: A 16-year-old boy received a citation after allegedly grabbing a classmate by the throat and shoving the victim against the wall at school. Stranger danger May 16: A 14-year-old boy reported that a stranger drove up next to him on […]

No Comment / May 23, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Biking thousands of miles for children thousands of miles away

Lee Wiegand, right, stands with Ride For Hope Tanzania Director Assed in Daytona Beach, the end of the 2011 Ride for Hope. Courtesy photo

Imagine touching the tip of your bicycle’s back tire into the Pacific Ocean, hopping on and not stopping until the front tire splashes into the Atlantic. That’s Lee Wiegand’s plan next month when the 54-year-old El Dorado Hills resident participates in the 2013 Ride for Hope Coast to Coast, starting at Dana Point and ending […]

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

Finding a safe place in a dangerous world

Would you sacrifice your life so that others may live free? Would you give up everything to ensure the safety of others? During World War II, the ten Boom family answered yes to these questions,¬†secretly sheltering Jewish refugees in their small home in Holland until they were discovered and arrested. “The Hiding Place,” presented by […]

No Comment / May 20, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Student of the Month: Emily Perez

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Wayne Lowery presents Student of the Month Emily Perez with a plaque. The Oak Meadow fifth-grader is joined by Buckeye USD Superintendent David Roth, teacher Sue Burkland and Principal Barbara Narez. Photo by Laurie Edwards

Emily Perez has big dreams. The Oak meadow Elementary fifth-grader wants to become an FBI agent when she grows up. According to her teacher Sue Burkland, Emily has the drive to achieve her goal. The teacher praised the 11-year-old for taking solid steps toward improving her education during the Student of the Month ceremony at […]

No Comment / May 19, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: May 10-15

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Take from the bank May 10: Someone stole items from a bank-owned home on Salmon Falls Road. Gassing up May 11: A woman reported her wallet stolen from a Valley View Parkway apartment. Someone later tried to use the victim’s debit card at a […]

No Comment / May 16, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

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No Comment / May 15, 2013 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »