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EDMT brings ‘Shrek the Musical’ to the stage

Everyone’s favorite ogre is back as El Dorado Musical Theatre presents “Shrek The Musical,” a hilarious spectacle for the stage based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film. All of Shrek’s friends and foes come to life to prove there’s more to the story than meets the ears. Irreverent fun for the whole family, Shrek’s story asserts that beauty […]

No Comment / February 22, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Lights, camera, recline at El Dorado Hills movie theater

Richard M. Grover Regal Entertainment Group Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, is replacing 13 of the existing theater seats at Regal El Dorado Hills Stadium 14 & IMAX with luxurious new recliners including footrests. During construction Regal’s king-size recliners are on […]

No Comment / February 22, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Property damaged in storms elligible for property tax relief

Property damaged in the recent winter storms are eligible for immediate property tax relief, according to El Dorado County Assessor Karl Weiland. Provisions of the Revenue and Taxation code immediately reduce the assessed value in recognition of loss caused by storm damage, Weiland said. In order to qualify for relief,the loss in value must exceed $10,000 and a […]

No Comment / February 22, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

FTB warns of tax season scams

SACRAMENTO — The Franchise Tax Board has issued a warning to businesses and individuals that identity theft and refund fraud schemes are off to a rampant start this filing season. Employers in particular are a target for scammers disguising themselves as human relations officers in order to steal employee data. When criminals are able to successfully […]

No Comment / February 21, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Property taxes now due; pay before April deadline

El Dorado County Tax Collector C.L Raffety reminds property owners that the second installment of the secured property tax bill is now due and will be delinquent if not paid on or before April 10. This year taxpayers are warned that the Tax Collector’s Office and other county offices are undergoing major renovations. On Feb. […]

No Comment / February 20, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Vonderschmitt sees vibrant future for the arts

Jane Van Camp Village Life correspondent Promote, Connect, Empower — those are the words printed at the top of Andrew Vonderschmitt’s business card. Vonderschmitt is the new program director for the El Dorado Arts Council (EDAC) and he said he stands by those words as a promise to the many artists living and working in […]

No Comment / February 15, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Photography competition challenges ED County camera buffs

El Dorado Camera Club News release Local camera buffs are challenged to enter their photographs in the February El Dorado Camera Club print competition at its regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 16. Non-Camera Club members are urged to join members in this judged competition. There is no limit to the number of photographs that can […]

No Comment / February 15, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »