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No ordinary mother/daughter trip

Kaitlyn and her mom Maria Raslear-Hendrickson will soon embark on a trip that the 12-year-old is sure to never forget. The two leave with a church group for Honduras later this month to participate in humanitarian work. Village life photo by Noel Stack

Imagine waiting all day in the hot sun just to see a doctor or walking for hours to visit a dentist. El Dorado Hills pediatrician Maria Raslear-Hendrickson has seen this and more over the years during her humanitarian trips to Third World countries. Later this month she will share the experience with her 12-year-old daughter […]

No Comment / February 06, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 25 through Feb. 1

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Struck Jan. 25: A 22-year-old woman reported that an unknown suspect hit her in the face during an argument on Vine Street. Cited Jan. 25: Deputies handed out a citation to a 17-year-old boy after he allegedly sold a substance thought to be salvia […]

No Comment / February 02, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Don’t miss the spectacle on ’42nd Street’

Lucky Peggy Sawyer (Carly Speno), left, gets her big break from "Pretty Lady" director Julian Marsh (Matt Surges), center, when actress Dorothy Brock (Katherine Sorgea) breaks an ankle. EDMT's production of "42nd Street" opens Feb. 17. Courtesy photo

A bad break gives an aspiring actress her big break in “42nd Street,” coming to Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. El Dorado Musical Theatre’s production of the popular musical “is going to be killer,” said Director Debbie Wilson, “a little bit bigger, better and brighter.” This is the second time EDMT has performed “42nd […]

No Comment / January 29, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Crime Watch: Jan. 18-25

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Pipe down Jan. 18: A 16-year-old boy received a citation after he was allegedly caught with a smoking pipe on a Harvard Way school campus. No smoking Jan. 19: A 15-year-old boy will head to court after a deputy reportedly found him in possession […]

No Comment / January 26, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Fall in love with ‘Sleeping Beauty’

Maleficent (Cassie King, 14), center, makes an unwelcome appearance at the royal celebration presenting the daughter of Queen Summer (Magen Fregoso, 17) and King August (Sean Kauffmann, 15). Fortunately the good fairies Fauna (Hailee Bernard, 15) and Flora (Amber Otwell, 14) are able to diminish the evil witch's curse on the baby girl. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Good fairies and an accidental hero make sure Prince Charming and Princess Aurora live happily ever after in Oak Ridge High School’s student-directed production of “Sleeping Beauty,” opening next week. Junior Courtney Wrba, 16, sits in the director’s chair for this children’s show based on the classic fairy tale. But don’t expect this version to […]

No Comment / January 23, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Jan 11-17

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Rocked Jan. 11: Someone smashed the front passenger window of a vehicle parked on Valley View Parkway and stole a guitar. My jewels! Jan. 11: A Pescara Place resident reported some of her jewelry stolen. Picture this Jan. 11: A thief spotted and stole […]

No Comment / January 19, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Taz swimmers: Get ready to hit the pool

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Online registration for swimmers ready to make a splash as an El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devil begins Jan. 23 at edhtaz.org. A warning for those procrastinators … “It fills up pretty quick,” said EDH Taz Vice-president Jack Peterson. Returning swimmers have a “pretty much guaranteed” spot, said EDH Taz President Brett Jones. New swimmers are accepted on a […]

No Comment / January 16, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »