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Bill Tobin speaks up for ShelterBox

ShelterBox ambassador Bill Tobin was recently named the ShelterBox Rising Star for his efforts to raise awareness about and funds for the non-profit organization. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Bill Tobin said he could talk all day about ShelterBox. All day, indeed. This writer had difficulty getting out his front door. The El Dorado Hills Rotarian has undeniable enthusiasm for the organization that provides critical shelter and supplies for natural and man-made disaster victims all over the world. As a ShelterBox volunteer ambassador, Tobin […]

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

Art walk

Oak Meadow students Cade Silva, Ava Hewitt, Alexandria Dominguez and Grant Silva, left to right, check out the critters made by fellow students at the elementary school's annual Art Walk last week. Photo by Michelle Silva

Comments Off / February 27, 2012 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Feb. 16-22

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Robbed Feb. 18: Three men in their 20s were reportedly robbed at gunpoint on Embarcadero Drive. Suspects have been identified. Off to juvi Feb. 18: A 15-year-old boy allegedly struck his mother with a broom and a bottle of cleaning liquid at their Valley […]

Comments Off / February 23, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

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 […]

Comments Off / 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.  

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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┬áby 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 […]

Comments Off / February 14, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »