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Stitch your way to Sutter Creek

The 7th biannual Golden Threads Quilt Show sponsored by the Mother Lode Quilter’s Guild will take place in Sutter Creek Oct. 1-2. Quilts will be displayed in the Sutter Creek Main Street auditorium, Church Street Community Center and throughout shops located on Sutter Creek’s historic Main Street. This year’s Opportunity Quilt, “Stars of the Mother […]

No Comment / September 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Registrar warns of phony letters

El Dorado County Registrar of Voters William E Schultz is warning voters that unsolicited letters claiming to contain government documents are in the mail. The letters are from the Voter Participation Center, according to Schultz, and claim that the addressee voter is not registered to vote. Included in the envelope is a pre-filled voter registration […]

No Comment / September 20, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Grants available for veterans projects

Since 2014 a portion of El Dorado County’s Transitory Occupancy Tax funding has been allocated to support operations, programs or property improvements/repairs for El Dorado County resident veterans. Partnering together, the El Dorado Community Foundation, as the administrator of these funds, and the El Dorado County Veteran Affairs Commission award grants to nonprofit organizations that administer […]

No Comment / September 19, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Fiber artists showing at Gallery at 48 Natoma

"Northern California Coast" by Penny S. Hanscom

Cindy Abraham Gallery at 48 Natoma A group of six acclaimed fiber artists will be showing a varied collection of works at the Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom. Q6: Six Fiber Artists, will feature quilts and fiber artwork by nationally recognized artists Donna Brennan, Sue Garmston, Penny S. Hanscom, Denise Schmidt, Gayle Simpson and […]

No Comment / September 08, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

You-picking time at Apple Hill Growers

Apple Hill Growers News release With the opening of apple season on Labor Day weekend, the you-pick Apple Hill Grower ranches invite visitors to come for apple picking. The you-pick opportunity lets visitors experience the hands-on harvesting of fruit. Nothing matches plucking crisp fruit fresh off the tree for munching, cooking, baking or preserving. The […]

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Discover the liquid gold in El Dorado County

Thousands of visitors from all over the world will be visiting El Dorado County this week to participate in the World Gold Panning Championships and to attend the California State Gem and Mineral Show in Placerville. Both events will take place at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive in Placerville. “Come join the fun and […]

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Sacramento art legend happily paints the blues

Gregory Kondos' paintings will be featured in an fall exhibition at the Sutter County Memorial Museum in Yuba City  and at the Caldwell Snyder Gallery in San Francisco. Photo by Jessica Vernon/Sacramento State

California State University, Sacramento News release Gregory Kondos, from his wheelchair, sweeps a paintbrush in quick, deft strokes across a canvas. His hand is as steady as a boy’s. He sits back for a moment and surveys his work, a painting of his beloved Sacramento River Delta. His eyes, unblinking, find the perfect place for […]

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