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EDH Crime Watch: May 22-28

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Smash and grab May 22: A thief busted a vehicle’s window on Park Drive and stole a purse. Mail swiped May 22: Someone forced open a Miller Road cluster mailbox and stole mail. Converter gone May 24: A thief stole a catalytic converter from […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: May 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Not yours May 1: Deputies arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of possessing stolen property on Palmer Drive. Jaywalker May 2: A 28-year-old woman was arrested after deputies who observed her committing a traffic violation reportedly found the suspect in possession of methamphetamine and […]

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Silva Valley interchange project moving along

Granite Construction crews work on installing the stormdrain system along the new Silva Valley Parkway on the north side of Highway 50. Construction on the freeway interchange, which a new roadway connecting the north and south sides, began earlier this year. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Construction equipment on the move muffles the sounds of Highway 50 traffic rushing by the Silva Valley interchange project as crews dig, spray and grade the area that will eventually become a brand new parkway. “It’s going quite well,” said project engineer Aradhana Kochar with the El Dorado County Department of Transportation. “They’ve made quite […]

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EDH Crime Watch: May 15-21

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Theft May 15: A petty theft from a possibly unlocked car was reported on Bellgrove Way. Trouble at school  May 15: Someone broke the back window of a vehicle parked on Harvard Way. Another vehicle was vandalized. Stolen May 15: A petty theft was […]

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Artists offer a peek inside their creative spaces

Artist Lori Anderson stands in her studio holding a ceramic tile imprinted with her painting of a pelican. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Painter Lori Anderson loves scenic vistas. As a phone company splicer, she enjoyed views from atop a telephone pole but these days the pole-climber-turned-artist opts to capture the moment using her camera and from those pictures she creates vivd paintings in her own “impressionistic realism” style. “I never thought I’d paint,” said Anderson, president of […]

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EDH Crime Watch: May 8-14

The following information is taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Grab and go May 8: An unidentified man took off with a 17-year-old boy’s cell phone on Vine Street after asking the teen to borrow it. Slashed May 8: Someone slashed a vehicle’s tires on Harvard Way. Break-in May 8: Thieves forced entry into a […]

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St. Stephen’s

The St. Stephen's congregation held Sunday Services at the Park Village pool in the early 1960s before they had a church of their own. Courtesy photo

                       

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