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IT holding ‘Alice’ auditions

Imagination Theater announces general auditions for “Alice in Wonderland” to be held Saturday, Sept. 24 at Imagination Theater. All auditioners must check in from 8:30-9 a.m. The general auditions will last from 9 a.m.-noon with call backs the following day. As “Alice in Wonderland” is not a musical, auditions will consist of cold readings from […]

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A love of history inspires artist

"The Lawmen" by Carlotta Tormey

Gold Country Artists Gallery is celebrating the 40th annual World Gold Panning Championships taking place in Placerville by featuring stories of local artists who are passionate about the history, people and landscapes of El Dorado County and the California Gold Rush. Watercolor artist Carlotta Tormey creates paintings that reflect her love for the history of […]

Comments Off / September 01, 2016 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Entertainment | Read More »

Saturday Night the Park mixes business and pleasure

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Laura Newell El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and El Dorado Hills Community Services District will co-host the popular event Saturday Night in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 10. This event draws between 4,000 and 5,000 area residents and promises to deliver the best in entertainment, business showcases, children’s activities, delicious food, […]

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Master Food Preservers: Plant a grape arbor and preserve your bounty

Michael Pizza UCCE Master Gardener & Master Food Preserver of El Dorado County Grapes truly are an incredible fruit. Not only are they easy to grow, they can also provide a very low-cost and refreshing shade structure in a short amount of time. Grapes have been popular in El Dorado County since the California Gold […]

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Elly’s awarded Sept. 11

Leslie Addiego Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance The Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance presents the 34th annual Youth Elly Award Ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. This annual Youth Elly Award ceremony focuses entirely on young people and will distribute over 50 awards for outstanding performances in the following divisions: Education — Plays; […]

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Learn to sing with the Sacramento Valley Chorus

Are you a woman who loves to sing a cappella music? The Sacramento Valley Chorus of Sweet Adelines International is sponsoring a series of lessons in the barbershop harmony style with its Harmony Academy: Holiday Edition. Free voice lessons with Master Director Dede Nibler begin at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21, and each subsequent Wednesday until the chorus’ holiday […]

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Prison time for Workers’ Comp scheme

SACRAMENTO — Former El Dorado Hills resident Gregory J. Chmielewski, 46, was sentenced recently by U.S. District Judge Garland E. Burrell Jr. to three years and five months in prison for mail fraud in connection with his misappropriation of funds from his insurance business into his own personal accounts for his personal use, Acting U.S. Attorney […]

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