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Golden Hills gets an A

Golden Hills School students’ education is so much more than lessons and tests. While the children in junior kindergarten through eighth grade study reading, writng and mathematics they also enjoy daily physical education as well as art and music. “It really provides the complete education,” said Associate Administrator Armaghan Mirhaj. “It better prepares them for the future.” The […]

No Comment / April 16, 2012 | Posted in Best of 2011 | Read More »

Stellar student

Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Jeff England joins Rescue Superintendent David Swart, Lake Forest Elementary teacher Lynn Howard, proud parents Don and Kathy Backlund, Lake Forest Principal Bruce Peters and little sister Katie, 9, in celebrating Rotary Student of the Month Anne Backlund. Howard said her fifth-grader has a great work ethic and […]

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Lowrey Chiropractic

Feeling slumpish? Get straightened out at Lowery Chiropractic where Dr. Judd Lowrey uses a combination approach to diagnose and treat pain. “I look at the health of the the spine, soft tissue and muscles,” explained Lowrey, who opened his office more than 10 years ago. The positive results from this treatment make Lowrey’s job enjoyable and […]

No Comment / April 15, 2012 | Posted in Best of 2011 | Read More »

Robotics teams head to St. Louis

Team members from Nova and Robo Chicken Gator Flys of Papayaland have some fun pitting their robots against one another. In competition the robots don't battle but that didn't stop these kids from having some fun. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

What does it take to guide a bowling ball? What’s needed to lift a crate? Two local high school robotics teams have put a lot of thought into these tasks and now their efforts will take them to the First Tech Challenge World Championship April 25-28 in St. Louis, Mo. Nova teammates Jack Tao, Alex Khoury, Josiah […]

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Peter Vlautin’s job is always interesting

Heartbreaking situations — an elderly woman swindled out of her savings or kicked out of her home by her own children — leave many shaking their heads in disbelief. But attorney Peter Vlautin doesn’t just sit by and watch. This El Dorado Hills attorney dives into such problems and helps his clients resolve tough situations. […]

No Comment / April 14, 2012 | Posted in Best of 2011 | Read More »

Shingle Springs Nissan/Subaru has the car for you

It’s all about fuel economy these days. So if you’re looking to trade in your wheels for a fuel-efficient ride head up the hill to Shingle Springs Nissan/Subaru. General Manager Bryant McCarver and his staff will let you cruise the lot without breathing down your neck. “It’s a real casual atmosphere, no pressure to buy,” […]

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Shoppers are curious about Curiosities

A home is just a shell without the right furniture. If your rooms feel a little vacant stop by Curiosities in El Dorado Hills. Business partners Ginger Tharp and Mike Whiting have set up a fin furnishings consignment shop that has something to appease every taste and unique items that aren’t available any where else. […]

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