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Student of the Month: Abigail Brown

Congratulations Abgail — BUSD Superintendent David Roth, RUSD Superintendent David Swart, Marina Village Principal George Tapanes, Mom Laura Brown, Dad Justin Brown and sister Sarah Brown, back row left to right, celebrate Abigail Brown's Student of the Month award. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Marina Village eighth-grader Abigail Brown has a full schedule but school counselor Myrna Harp noted, “She’s never too busy to lend a helping hand.” For this and many other reasons the 13-year-old received the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills Student of the Month award Wednesday morning. Nominated by Harp, Abigail was commended for her […]

Comments Off / October 02, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Eagle Scout spruces up Marina Village

Preston Jamieson

Marina Village students have a new place to catch up on their texting between classes thanks to an Eagle Scout who followed in his big brother’s footsteps. Last month Preston Jamieson, 14, and his work crew (fellow Scouts, friends and family) installed a new bench at the El Dorado Hills middle school, turning a barren hillside into […]

Comments Off / October 02, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: September 2013

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Hit and run Sept. 1: A Driver fled the scene of a Coach Lane crash in which he backed into a parked car. The suspect was alter located and arrested. Cash grab Sept. 1: A 20-year-old man allegedly grabbed cash out of a man’s […]

Comments Off / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 20-24

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Does not compute Sept. 20: Someone stole a laptop and projector from a Wilson Boulevard apartment complex’s parking lot. Just grand Sept. 20: A Malcolm Dixon Road resident reported a grand theft. Pretty petty Sept. 20: A Cinnamon Teal Way resident reported a petty […]

Comments Off / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Seniors get bird’s-eye view

Millie Smith, center, couldn't stop smiling after her ride up in the sky. She called the fire department's new ladder truck "fantastic." El Dorado Hills resident Paul Thompson, right, also enjoy the view from the top. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

You couldn’t stop Millie Smith from being first in line to test out the El Dorado Hills Fire Department’s new ladder truck. She fearlessly strapped on a helmet and harness, climbed the truck’s steps and cheered as the 100-foot ladder extended and climbed over the Moni Gilmore Senior Center. “It was fantastic,” she said after […]

1 Comment / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Seniors on the fire truck

Millie Smith, center, couldn't stop smiling after her ride up in the sky. She called the fire department's new ladder truck "fantastic." El Dorado Hills resident Paul Thompson, right, also enjoy the view from the top. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

           

Comments Off / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 12-18

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Cash grab Sept. 12: Someone cut a cash box lock and took the money left inside on El Dorado Hills Boulevard. Not mine Sept. 13: Deputies contacted a group of people on Hidden Bridge Drive. One person reportedly confessed that the group hid some […]

Comments Off / September 19, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »