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Best Casino, Best Asian Restaurant, Best Romantic Dining Spot: Red Hawk Casino

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El Dorado County plays dines at Red Hawk Casino, where jackpots flow and the food is served up hot and delicious. “Since its opening in December 2008, Red Hawk Casino has been providing its guests with superior gaming, entertainment and dining experiences,” said Bryan deLugo, Red Hawk Casino general manager. “These awards are a result […]

Comments Off / April 18, 2013 | Posted in Best of 2012 | Read More »

Firefighter of the Year: Matt Belleci

Fire Chief Dave Roberts, left, and Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Wayne Lowery, right, join Firefighter of the Year Matt Belleci. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

El Dorado Hills firefighter/engineer Matt Belleci undertook a massive project last year, planning a large-scale training exercise in the community’s Lakehills neighborhood. involving dozens of agencies and hundreds of residents. His efforts spawned fuel reduction, a new fire safe council and good working relationships between agencies, which are now better prepared should a catastrophic fire strike. […]

1 Comment / April 15, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: April 4-10

The following information is from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Stolen April 4: A grand theft was reported on Bailey Court. Recreational break-in April 4: Someone possibly broke into an RV parked on Bass Lake Road. Sliced April 4: A 19-year-old man reported a that a delivery driver cut him with a surgical blade while […]

Comments Off / April 11, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Putting her best paw forward

GUIDE DOG TRAINER Karrie Kinsella sits in her El Dorado Hills home with her newest student, 12-week-old Brunei. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

At just 12 weeks old Brunei, a yellow Lab, shows just how smart she is. She gets good marks for potty training, comes when she’s called, sits by trainer Karrie Kinsella’s side, greets without jumping and knows to stay off the furniture. All these skills are necessary for the pup, who’s training to become a […]

Comments Off / April 08, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: March 27 through April 3

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Tools taken March 27: Someone stole tools and construction materials from a truck parked on Ventura Way. Busted March 28: Deputies arrested a 17-year-old boy found on Beechwood Court allegedly in possession of stolen items taken during a recent vehicle burglary. The suspect was […]

Comments Off / April 04, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: March 21-26

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports:  Burgled March 21: A residential burglary was reported on Brogan Way. The victim did give deputies some possible suspect information. Break in March 22: A vehicle burglary was reported on Valley View Parkway. A second vehicle was also burglarized. Strong language March 23: A […]

Comments Off / March 28, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Community Health Library has it all covered

Marshall Community Health Librarian Alison Clement, right, helps Flint Marana, LVN, look up information during the library's open house last month. Life photo by Pat Dollins

Marshall Community Health Library’s shelves contain an entire health education, from potty training to caring for an elderly parent, heart disease to heart healthy diets. Want to know more about medication, meditation, mental health and menopause? The health library has those topics covered too … and so much more. “It runs the whole lifespan,” said […]

Comments Off / March 28, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos,News | Read More »