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Golfers hit the green to raise some green

Craig Badolian, owner of BI Design in El Dorado Hills,  has some fun with his teammates Sergio Blanco, Justin Gilhuly and Scott Kwidzinski, left to right, at last Monday's El Dorado Hills Chamber Charity Golf Tournament at Serrano County Club. Photo by Charlene Lane, Charm Photography

The annual El Dorado Hills Chamber Charity Golf Tournament was held Monday, June 20, at Serrano Country Club in El Dorado Hills. Proceeds from the event benefitted the El Dorado Hills Chamber College Scholarship Program, which offers scholarships to graduating seniors who plan to continue their education by attending a university, college, community college or […]

Comments Off / June 27, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Dan Crary to play at Gallows Coffee House June 24

Hugh and Sheri Hoeger are appearing with Dan Crary at The Gallows Coffee House. Dan Crary will be appearing in concert on Friday, June 24 at the Gallows Coffee House, 372 Main St. in Placerville, at 7 p.m. This will be a dinner show by advance reservation or concert only at the door as space […]

Comments Off / June 23, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Independence Day celebrations bursting across North Lake Tahoe 

Stephanie Myers North Lake Tahoe With over two dozen 4th of July events shining over the beaches, streets and skies of Kings Beach, Tahoe City and Incline Village, North Lake Tahoe is a hot spot for some of America’s greatest weekend-long Independence Day parties, all culminating in three fireworks shows. Be a part of Tahoe City’s 71st annual Fireworks […]

Comments Off / June 23, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Registration is open for the 2016 World Gold Panning Championships

Cathey Cort El Dorado 2016 Registration to compete in the 40th World Gold Panning Championships is now available online for both experienced and beginning gold panners of all ages. The “Olympics of gold panning” will take place in Placerville, just miles from where the California Gold Rush began, during a county wide, week-long celebration beginning Sept. […]

Comments Off / June 23, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Party like it’s … the 4th of July

A dazzling fireworks show, top, will light up the night sky over the red-white-and-blue-decked Town Center on June 3. The fun begins at 7 p.m. in the Kids’ Zone and continues through the evening with the light show expected around 9:30 p.m.   File photo by Laurie Edwards

The highly anticipated fireworks show in El Dorado Hills is back. On Sunday, July 3, from 7 to 11 p.m., ring in Independence Day and have a blast as El Dorado Hills Town Center presents its annual Fireworks and Freedom Concert. Beginning at 7 p.m., entertain the kids in the Kids’ Zone with bounce houses, face painting, […]

Comments Off / June 22, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

A night of grants, scholarships at Women’s Fund gala

Sean McCartney, executive director of the Boys and Girls Club in El Dorado County, stands on stage with club members after receiving a grant for the organization from the Womens Fund at the Womens Fund Grants Gala on June 3 at Lakehills Church. Courtesy photo by Shelly Thorene

More than 200 in attendance heard from past Women’s Fund El Dorado grant recipients and celebrated the recently announced 2016 nonprofit grantees and scholarship winners at the organization’s Grants Gala earlier this month. The annual event took place at Lakehills Covenant Church in El Dorado Hills. WFED cabinet chair Cathy Bean opened the proceedings and […]

Comments Off / June 22, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Boogie on the boulevard: Concert series keys up Town Center

Free Live on the Boulevard performances take place at the Steven Young Amphitheatre, 4364 Town Center Blvd. in El Dorado Hills beginning June 16. Courtesy photo

Sherri Bergmann Village Life correspondent Enjoy free evening concerts and dance into the night as this year’s season of Live on the Boulevard at the Stephen Young Amphitheater in El Dorado Hills Town Center begins tomorrow. Surrounded by the waterway, fountains and stunning architecture, the stage has a spectacular setting and attendees can indulge in tasty fare […]

Comments Off / June 15, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »