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I wish I had …

I’ve spent a lot of time at Oak Ridge High School lately, working on various interesting stories (not trying to finally master geometry). Every time I walk on campus I’m keenly aware that most student are taller than me, but that’s not what catches most of my attention. What really impresses me are the teachers […]

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ORHS mobile computer lab enhances science lessons

Biology students work on computers from the mobile lab while Oak Ridge Foundation President Scott Spriggs, Principal Steve Wehr and foundation board member Allan Priest, left to right in the background, discuss the benefits of this technolog. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Seeing leads to learning thanks to Oak Ridge High School’s new mobile computer lab. Science students now have endless data, experiments and tools at their diposal with the donation from the Oak Ridge High School Community Foundation. The mobile lab consists of 20 laptop computers in a secure locker on wheels. “Other than the teacher’s computer we […]

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Susan Horn-Deubel protects the important things

Allstate personal financial representative Susan Horn-Deubel handles more than 3,100 clients’ needs, everything from insurance services to saving for a child’s education to retirement. Horn-Deubel helps clients protect the important things — family, home etc. Together she and her clients also create a solid strategy to achieve their financial goals. “I understand the importance of […]

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Golden 1 is No. 1

Golden 1 Credit Union has $7 billion in assets and nearly 600,000 members, making it California’s leading credit union. Anyone who lives and works in El Dorado County is eligible to join Golden 1, which serves 34 of California’s 58 counties. Customers have access to more than 80 branches, 270 ATMs and free access to more than 28,000 network ATMs […]

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Anderson’s Next Day Dry Cleaning keeps you looking good

Freshly laundered clothes right to your door isn’t a dream … it’s just one call away to Anderson’s Next Day Dry Cleaning. The owned by Tim and Sandra Anderson oofers pick-up and delivery “only” dry cleaning services at a great price. “This is all about convenience,” said Tim. “And it’s hard to beat our prices.” […]

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Geri Maher goes above and beyond for clients

You might not think organic vegetables, jams and breads come with a real estate transaction but that’s exactly what Realtor Geri Maher offers along with her stellar real estate services. “I’m totally service-oriented,” said Maher, a Realtor for more than 20 years. “My clients are like my family and that’s how I treat them. “I […]

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Lyon Real Estate has the experience to help

There are a lot of option our there if you’re thinking about buying or selling a home. Don’t go it alone … Call Lyon Real Estate. “We have outstanding agents who are very knowledgeable in the real estate industry and this area,” said Lyon office manager Brian Frazier. “We really work hard to keep abreast […]

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