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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 […]

Comments Off / May 23, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

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 […]

Comments Off / May 22, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

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 […]

Comments Off / May 15, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

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

                       

Comments Off / May 13, 2014 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

St. Stephen’s celebrates 50 years of serving God, the community

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

Le and Elaine Wallin were playing badminton with their children in the front yard when a pastor walked up. Rudolf Johnson wanted to start a church in El Dorado Hills. “So we knocked on doors and helped,” Elaine said. Fifty years later, St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church has a few hundred members, 50 to 70 attending each […]

1 Comment / May 12, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Auditor’s race: Candidate’s comments worry EDH fire chief

El Dorado Hills Fire Chief Dave Roberts said his phone blew up following a debate between Auditor Controller Joe Harn and challenger Mike Owen last week, during which Owen accused Harn of favoring the El Dorado Hills Fire Department by giving the district more tax revenue than other El Dorado County fire districts. “The Auditor-Controller does […]

Comments Off / May 11, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Student of the Month: Emily Corvalan

Buckeye USD Superintendent David Roth, Jackson Elementary teacher Jackie Tweed, Student of the Month Emily Corvalan and her family and Jackson Elementary Principal Michele Miller celebrate Emily's award. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

When Emily Corvalan started at Jackson Elementary, Principal Michele Miller said she or the young student’s mom would have to carry her to class. Now a confident fifth-grader, Emily walks into Jackie Tweed’s class ready to learn. “Emily is an outstanding student,” her teacher said. “She has a terrific attitude and everything she does is […]

Comments Off / May 08, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »