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Contract awarded for new fire station

Station 84’s tattered, vacant building will soon disappear as the El Dorado Hills Fire Board recently awarded a nearly $5 million contract to tear down the old station and build a new one on the Francisco Drive property. Contractor SW Allen Construction won the contract with a $4.933 million low bid, nearly $700,000 more expensive […]

Comments Off / July 10, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: July 3-9

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: You want fries with that? July 3: A Valley View Parkway resident found her truck covered in ketchup. Break-in July 3: Someone burglarized a Harvard Way school. Snatched July 3: A thief  stole a purse in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Ready for a […]

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EDH Crime Watch: June 26 through July 1

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Funny money June 26: Three suspects entered the Park Drive Raley’s and attempted to pass a fake $100 bill. Copper caper June 26: Thieves stole copper wire from the Joerger Cutoff Road PG&E substation. Nap time June 26: Deputies approached a 51-year-old woman sleeping […]

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EDMT goes wild with ‘The Jungle Book’

Mowgli (Hunter Clary), center, falls under Kaa's "Trust in Me" spell (handled by Zoe Harding , left and Kori Tosta) during a rehearsal for EDMT's production of "The Jungle Book," opening July 11 at Harris Center for the Arts. The show is appropriate for all ages. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Nothing gets you through a dangerous jungle full of creatures trying to make a meal out of you like friends. That’s what Mowgli, the man cub raised by wolves, learns in Disney’s “The Jungle Book,” presented by El Dorado Musical Theatre’s Rising Stars, actors ages 6 to 14, July 11-20. “There’s a song called ‘That’s […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

Latrobe annexation gets BOS OK

With a key piece of the the puzzle in place, the El Dorado Hills Fire Department’s annexation of the Latrobe Fire District moves forward. Last month the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors unanimously supported the annexation and adjusted the Assembly Bill 8 tax rate for parcels within the now-dissolved Latrobe district to match the rate El […]

Comments Off / June 26, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

El Dorado Hills Crime Watch: June 19-25

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Not again! June 19: A catalytic converter was stolen from a truck parked on Town Center Boulevard. The victim reported that this was the second time someone stole this vehicle part since he bought the truck. Phone swiped June 19: An unidentified woman stole […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: June 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Graffiti attack June 1: A Durock Road business owner reported that someone spray-painted graffiti on a building and vehicles. All for 27 cents? June 1: Deputies arrested a 23-year-old many who allegedly stole 27 cents worth of merchandise from a Cameron Park Drive business. […]

Comments Off / June 25, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »