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Happy Birthday, Debbie!

Courtesy photo

Friends of Debbie Manning, CEO of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, weren’t going to let her celebrate her 50th birthday without a little fanfare. They decorated The Rock for Manning on Feb. 20 and quickly sent off a photo to Village Life before she could protest. Happy Birthday, Debbie … here’s to many […]

No Comment / February 22, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

People Talk: How do you like to enjoy your glass of wine?

Asked at the Syrah Day event hosted by the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce.  

No Comment / February 17, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Feb. 8-15

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Gate gone Feb. 8: Homeowners who bought a Terracina Drive property at auction reported that the previous homeowners stole a dog gate and damages the cement. Keys found Feb. 8: A set of car keys was found on Latham Lane and turned into the […]

No Comment / February 16, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Galt shooting suspect caught in El Dorado Hills

The discovery of a disabled vehicle on Highway 50 led to a wanted man’s arrest Tuesday morning. Lon Ray Orman, 41, was taken into custody without incident by El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies after a California Highway Patrol officer responding to a disabled vehicle call on eastbound Highway 50 at Bass Lake Road discovered the Galt […]

No Comment / February 14, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Daddy and Me

Silly contest — Jack "The Tongue" Karford and his daughter Madison "The Mouth," 7, try to out-silly Reagan "Bigger Mouth" Lenehan, 7, and her dad "Buck Teeth" Gerry, left to right, during the Daddy & Me dance on Friday night. Reached by phone afterward, Gerry Lenehan, who grew up in Cameron Park and now lives in Folsom, said he's been coming to El Dorado Hills CSD family events his entire life. "They know how to do it ... Last night was awesome." Photo by Whitney Kahn

No Comment / February 13, 2012 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

Rotary speech contestants inspire

Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills President Jeff England poses with Oak Ridge High School sophomores Lauren Wandell, Samantha Kilcollins, Kelsey Smith and Mikayla Mefford, left to right. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Four Oak Ridge High school students encouraged members and guests at the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills Feb. 8 meeting to “Reach Within to Embrace Humanity,” the theme for District 5180′s annual speech contest. The all-female, all-sophomore participants shared personal stories, channeled their inner Superman and inspired audience members and the three guest judges […]

1 Comment / February 09, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Lend a hand: Hands4Hope needs adult volunteers

Inga Buckendorf, an adult lead with Hands4Hope, hands out meals to the homeless with youth volunteer Daniel Jamieson. Courtesy photo

In its four years of existence Hands4Hope — Youth Making a Difference has seen its youth participation explode. Founder/Executive Director Jennifer Bassett started with an idea and 15 youth volunteers. Today she oversees 640 youth volunteers and dozens of community projects every year. In 2011 the kids logged more than 5,000 volunteer hours. “(The organization’s […]

No Comment / February 09, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »