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Veggies grow up, literally

When a member of the Downing family needs an extra tomato or two for their salad, they just reach over and pick one. That’s not too uncommon when families dine outside but this scenario can happen inside thanks to a Tower Garden in the corner of the dining room. Rich and Gina Downing, representatives for […]

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No new taxes, fire officials confirm

A sign warning Latrobe residents that they would pay higher taxes if the El Dorado Hills Fire Department annexed the community’s fire department brought about 20 concerned resident to Millers Hill School earlier this month. The sign was wrong. “Will your tax rate change after the annexation? Absolutely not,”┬áLatrobe Fire Chief Chris Couper assured the […]

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EDH Crime Watch: July 10-16

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: No returns July 10: A 37-year-old man reportedly entered Target with the intention of stealing items and returning them for cash. Busted July 10: Someone kicked in a vehicle’s windshield on Springburn Way. Computer gone July 13: Someone stole a laptop left in a […]

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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 […]

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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 ┬ástole 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’

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 […]

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