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Small wonders capture the holiday spirit

El Dorado Arts Council News release The Sierra Pastel Society presents its Christmas membership show of miniature works Small Wonders at the El Dorado Arts Council Fausel House Gallery, 772 Pacific St. in Placerville. The show runs through Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. The exhibit will be open Tuesdays through Fridays from noon to 6 p.m. and […]

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See the ‘Magic of Giving’ at Gold Country Artists Gallery

Gold Country Artists Gallery presents its Christmas exhibition The Magic of Giving on display during December. Gallery members express, through their artwork, the emotions that Christmas, Hanukka or holiday time evokes — the magical themes of giving to one another the presents of time, love, spiritual energy and creativity. The artwork in the gallery is on […]

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Sierra Gold Chorus presents holiday music extravaganza

Judi Naill Sierra Gold Chorus Local women Julie Schuller of South Lake Tahoe, Kathy White of Reno, Donna Buckalew of Pilot Hill and Sue Faulkner of Pollock Pines are just a few of the women preparing for a fun-filled afternoon in Sierra Gold Chorus’s Christmas Carols and Choas, Saturday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. at Crossroads Church, […]

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Lakehills Covenant Church presents joyful musical production

Lakehills Covenant Church will host a Christmas performance of “Candy Cane Lane: A Recipe For Life” that promises to be a fun and energetic musical celebrating Jesus Christ’s birthday. Showtimes are Friday Dec. 2 at 7 p.m., Saturday Dec. 3 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. All performances […]

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Puppy broker sentenced to jail

Ginger Turk, 46, formerly of El Dorado Hills, was sentenced Nov. 18 in El Dorado County Superior Court by Judge Kenneth Melikian for felony animal cruelty, operating without a license and 11 other counts related to her sale of puppies imported from South Korea. Turk, a puppy broker, imported tiny, underaged, un-weaned, high-priced ($4,000 plus) puppies from […]

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Sex offender found guilty

El Dorado County District Attorney Vern Pierson announces the felony conviction of 39-year-old Eric Lee Hatfield. A guilty verdict came back on 11 felony counts of forcible penetration of a person younger than 14 years and 12 felony counts of forcible oral copulation of a person younger than 14. One of the counts of forcible penetration of a person younger than 14 years […]

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Make sure you pay your taxes on time

The first installment of the secured property tax bill will be delinquent if not paid on or before Dec. 12, according to El Dorado County Tax Collector C. L. Raffety. This year the date takes into account the fact that the normal delinquent date falls on a weekend and consequently the law provides for an extension […]

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