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Best Patio Dining: Relish Burger Bar

One look at the view from Relish Burger Bar’s patio and it’s easy to see why customers love to dine “al fresco” at the El Dorado Hills eatery. The view includes rolling hills and a gorgeous sunset at dinner time. The patio also features a fountain, televisions, fire pits and an indoor/outdoor bar … and […]

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Best veterinarian: Airport Pet Clinic

Though pets might go through Airport Pet Clinic’s from doors with their tails hanging low, they’ll likely come out with them wagging thanks to the dedicated staff’s care. “We’re very compassionate and down to earth here,” said Dr. Terri Burley, DVM, who’s joined by Dr. Judy Mouritsen and qualified veterinary technicians at the Cameron Park animal […]

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Best Pet Groomer: Bark Avenue

Getting your pooch’s hair down, whether it’s a dachshund or an old English sheepdog, is a breeze thanks to the caring groomers at Bark Avenue. These talented people have racked up the awards over the years, not to mention all the doggy kisses. “We take the time to listen to our customers and we provide […]

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Bets Assisted Living Facility: Eskaton Village

Everyone loves the food — No, we’re not talking about the latest restaurant. We’re talking about the food at Eskaton Village in Placerville. Residents Ruth Woodrell, Phyllis Gaske, Peggy Kuncel and Margery Robinson agreed that the facility’s food is top-notch. Enjoyable meals are just one of the may reasons Eskaton Village Placerville is a great […]

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Best Athletic Gear: Gold Country Run + Sport

You could say Leon Shahinian and Donn Cox’s business is off and running … and so are Gold Country Run + Sport’s customers thanks to the shop’s excellent selection and commitment to its customers. “We carry all the top lines in running footwear, apparel and accessories,” Shahinian said, “and we provide a very high level of […]

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Best neighborhood (pub): 36 Handles

“It’s not a bar; we’re a pub,” 36 Handles owner Richard Righton declared. What’s the difference? It’s all about comfort. 36 Handles is a place where people can come in for a pint or a family dinner and feel equally at ease, Righton explained. The comfortable atmosphere makes it an ideal stop for any occasion. […]

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Best Day Care: It’s Kids Time

Parents have no worries when they drop off their children at It’s Kids Time. For more than four years, owner Jonna Keledjian and her caring staff have looked after and taught children. At It’s Kids time no child gets bored. “We’re always doing new things (like) camps and workshops with the kids,” Keledjian said. “I like the […]

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