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Student of the Month

Congratulations Sherry — Big Sister Mary Li, mom Ting Gu, Principal Kathi Jensen, dad Wei Zhuang, Buckeye Superintendent David Roth, teacher Seema Kalra and Rotary Club President John Knight celebrate Sherry Zhuang's Student of the Month award. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Motivation, attitude, persistence — William Brooks fifth-grader Sherry Zhuang has these attributes and more. Last Wednesday Sherry, 10, was rewarded for her efforts, receiving the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills’ Student of the Month award. Club President John Knight presented Sherry a plaque and $50. “She is one of the most polite children at […]

Comments Off / October 13, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Fire Board: Incumbents say experience matters

El Dorado Hills Fire Board Directors Greg Durante, Wallace Fullerton and Barbara Winn face three challengers this November. All three incumbents are endorsed by the El Dorado Hills Firefighters’ Association. Village Life interviewed each candidate (see challenger interviews in the Oct. 8 issue and on VillageLife.com). Greg Durante has served on the Fire Board for more […]

5 Comments / October 13, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Oct. 2-8

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Fight Oct. 2: Deputies responded to a battery report on Edington Place. The victim declined to press charges. Holey Oct. 2: A Ravenshoe Way resident reported that someone poked holes in her pool line, causing more than $4,300 in damage. Camera attack Oct. 2: […]

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Temple of Terror brings thrills, chills to EDH

Haley Tangen plays an evil goddess in the Hands4Hope Temple of Terror, opening Oct. 10 in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life photo by Krysten

Those looking for a hair-raising, skin-crawling adventure this Halloween month need travel no further than El Dorado Hills Town Center, where Hands4Hope has set up its chilling Temple of Terror. “You’ll have no ideas what’s real and what’s not real,” warned Hands4Hope founder Jennifer Bassett. Horror story writer Kaden Jepbesen, 17, created the Temple of […]

Comments Off / October 05, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Sept .25 through Oct. 1

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Taken Sept. 25: A petty theft was reported on Patterson Way. Hit and run Sept. 25: An unknown suspect assaulted a man on Sienna Ridge Road and stole the victim’s money. Theft Sept. 25: A Town Center business owner reported a petty theft and […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: September 2014

The following information was taken from the El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Rowdy roommates Sept. 1: Two roommates reportedly got into an argument on Cimmarron Court. Deputies took a report for documentation purposes. Smash and grab Sept. 4: Someone busted a vehicle’s window on Country Club Drive and stole two laptop computers left inside. Double […]

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Fire Board candidate Matt Fillmore wants to ensure the department’s success

Matt Fillmore

Involvement in Boy Scouts and church programs taught Matt Fillmore the value of community service, something he hopes to continue as a member of the El Dorado Hills Fire Board. “I’ve always been a service-oriented individual,” Fillmore said. “I think El Dorado Hills has an amazing fire department and my goal would be to keep it […]

Comments Off / September 30, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »