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Pirates

CAPTAIN JACK SPARERIBS, aka Ace Miles, 49, from the Bay Area entertains the crowd gathered at Village Green Park Saturday for the annual pirate invastion, which benefits the El Dorado Hills Library. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Comments Off / August 22, 2011 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

Salon owners blend business and charity

GOOD HUMOR AND GREAT COMMUNITY SPIRIT — Tien Nguyen, right, and fiancé Dave Condell sit in their newly purchased and remodeled El Dorado Hills Salon. Condell handles the business side of the operation and said it's best that he leaves the beauty services to Nguyen. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

When Dave Condell and fiancée Tien Nguyen purchased the El Dorado Hills Salon a little less than two months ago they knew they wanted to reinvent the business. They wanted it to be so much more than a place to get highlights and pedicures. Condell, 46, and Nguyen, 36, wanted to build their salon around community […]

Comments Off / August 18, 2011 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Young golfer wins big

GREAT GOLFER — Cooper Hunt, 10, has mastered the game of golf, recently bringing home a state championship award. Courtesy photo

Folsom’s Cooper Hunt won the U.S. Kids Golf California State Championships 10-year-old division earlier this summer. This was the first-ever state championship U.S. Kids Golf hosted. Golfers ages 5 to 14 played 36 holes over two days at the Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore. In his first round, Cooper shot a 77 and then followed […]

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Dion Nugent

FULFILLING A DREAM — Dion Nugent is the CEO of Forté Holdings, a health care technology company located in the El Dorado Hills Business Park. As a boy he dreamed of becoming a firefighter. As a volunteer for the El Dorado Hills Fire District, he’s fulfilled his dream and then some, creating websites and even commercials to recruit volunteers. Village Life photo by Mike Roberts

 

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Birthday wishes

Courtesy photo

NEKAELA EDRALIN’S family pulled out the spray paint and shared their “Happy Birthday” message to the teenager, who turned “Sweet 16″ on July 29.

Comments Off / August 16, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

A splendid Saturday in the Park

SUPER DELIVERERS —€” The winners of Village Life's newspaper delivery contest are all smiles. The line was long at this hugely popular game. Village Life photo by Mike Roberts

Hundreds enjoyed the sunshine, fun and Michael Jackson’s moves at Saturday in the Park. The El Dorado Hills Community Services District/El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce event featured family fun, good food and much more. Visitors kept coming to the Village Life booth, featuring our famous newspaper delivery game, until we broke the game and […]

Comments Off / August 15, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Saturday in the Park

SUPER DELIVERERS —€” The winners of Village Life's newspaper delivery contest are all smiles. The line was long at this hugely popular game. Village Life photo by Mike Roberts

 

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