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EDH Crime Watch: April 30 – May 6

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Prying eyes April 30: Someone pried open a cluster mailbox on Northam Way. Drove away May 1: A 23-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man reportedly stole an 80-year-old man’s vehicle from a locked garage on Southerness Drive. Busted May 3: Deputies arrested a 36-year-old […]

Comments Off / May 07, 2015 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Student of the Month

Student of the Month Maranda Roque poses with her mom Mona Roque, teacher Jackie Tweed, Rescue Union School District Superintendent David Swart, Jackson Elementary Principal Michele Miller and Buckeye Union School District Superintendent David Roth, left to right. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Thanks to her wit, positive attitude and willingness to go the extra mile, Jackson Elementary School fifth-grader Maranda Roque has overcome obstacles and achieved great success at school. The 12-year-old’s perseverance and kindness were celebrated when she received the Student of the Month award at Wednesday’s Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills’ meeting. “Maranda is […]

Comments Off / May 06, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

How does your garden grow?

Dick and Carolyn Bregard’s garden is filled with pops of color. Their garden and six others are on this year’s Gardens of the Hills tour, May 16 & 17. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Like any typical new yard, trial and error often dictate what will grow best. But Dick and Carolyn Bregard’s yard is anything but typical. Their nearly 1.7-acre Serrano spread is a colorful, gorgeous wonderland where 100-year-old olive trees effortlessly mingle with newly planted flowers, mandarin trees, roses and so much more. Garden lovers who take […]

Comments Off / May 04, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: April 23-29

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Taken April 23: A theft was reported on Post Street. Suspects were caught on security cameras but weren’t immediately identified. Family feud April 25: A Promontory Point Drive resident told deputies his sone vandalized the property and assaulted him. Open door April 25: A thief […]

Comments Off / May 03, 2015 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: April 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Unfair April 2: A Catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle parked on Fairway Drive. Warranted April 2: Deputies arrested a 26-year-old man who had an outstanding warrant on Cameron Park Drive. Another one April 3: Thieves stole a vehicle’s catalytic converter on Quad Lane. […]

Comments Off / April 30, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

UPDATE: Fire board director arrested

Doug Hus

El Dorado Hills Fire Board Director Doug Hus was arrested on suspicion of felony battery with serious bodily injury on April 28. Hus, 54, reportedly hit a 51-year-old man multiple times in the face during an argument in an El Dorado Hills neighborhood. The victim is the husband of Hus’ ex wife, according to information released […]

Comments Off / April 30, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Best Pizza: Pete’s Brewhouse

When it’s family time, it’s pizza time. In El Dorado Hills, that means a trip to Pete’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, where the pizzas are hand-tossed, New York-Style with fresh whole-milk mozzarella and Pete’s famous red sauce, which uses only all-natural tomatoes with no added preservatives. On top of that sauce and cheese, customers can add […]

Comments Off / April 29, 2015 | Posted in Best of 2014 | Read More »