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EDH Crime Watch: April 26 through May 2

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Thieves at work April 26: Someone stole a generator, air compressor, tools and a quad from a garage at a Carmen Drive home under construction. Jumping in April 27: A 48-year-old, allegedly intoxicated man reportedly jumped into a fountain at a Park Drive shopping […]

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Trojans scoreboard

Girls soccer Oak Ridge 1, St. Francis 0 (Samantha Madsen scored the game’s only goal.) Oak Ridge 0, Folsom 1 Baseball Oak Ridge 16, Folsom 3 — In Monday’s Delta River League  at the Trojans’ field, Oak Ridge scored eight times in the bottom of the first inning and had 17 hits en route to victory in a […]

Comments Off / May 04, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Locals raise funds for cruise victims

International Cruise Victims Chairman Kendall Carver of Phoenix, Ariz., discusses raising awareness about crime on cruise ships with Linda Ellen Anderson of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce at a fundraiser Saturday evening. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Local dignitaries and residents gathered in northern El Dorado Hills Saturday night to support International Cruise Victims, a non-profit that represents victims of crime on cruise ships and their families. About 100 people enjoyed wine, hors d’œuvres, great music and a silent auction at the fundraiser held at Mercy and Robert Di Paolo’s home and organized […]

Comments Off / May 01, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Trojans Scoreboard

Baseball Oak Ridge 14, Sheldon 0 — In Monday’s Delta River League game at the Trojans’ field, Oak Ridge (3-4, 11-7) scored nine runs in the bottom of the third inning to increase its lead from 4-0 en route to an easy victory over Sheldon. Top hitters for Oak Ridge were Zach Mahon, who was […]

Comments Off / April 30, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

El Dorado Hills Crime Watch: April 19-25

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: School fight April 19: A 13-year-old boy was arrested after he allegedly pushed a schoolmate to the ground on a Silva Valley Parkway campus. The victim broke his thumb. Petty theft April 20: An Inronwood Drive resident reported a petty theft. Egged April 21: […]

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EDH Crime Watch: April 12-19

The following information was taken from El Dorado County Sheriff’s reports: Struck April 12: An Aliso Drive resident reported that someone threw a rock that hit her 13-year-old daughter. Funny cookies April 13: A 17-year-old boy reportedly admitted to selling marijuana laced cookies to a fellow student at a Francisco Drive school. He was taken […]

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Firefighters battle rapids during swift-water training

Firefighters pull a "€œvictim" from the rushing waters of the South Fork of the American River Thursday during swift-water rescue training. El Dorado €ˆHills firefighters teamed up with Stockton'€™s water rescue team to learn how to read the water and save lives. Village Life photos by Noel Stack

El Dorado Hills firefighters spent some time on the South Fork’s Troublemaker rapids last week but the real trouble came when they invited Village Life on a boat ride. Ever heard the phrase “taco shelling a boat?” The related dousing I received was all in the name of training as local firefighters teamed up with […]

Comments Off / April 23, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »