“Author Archive”
Stories written by Press Release
Last Login:

Cantare Choral to perform stirring Christmas concert

New members and a new director have made the Cantare Chorale better than ever. Enjoy a holiday performance this month in El Dorado Hills. Courtesy photo

Cantare Chorale of the Sierra Foothills performs its first Christmas concerts under the direction of Mariia Pechenova on Dec. 13 with a repeat performance on Jan. 4. The new director has inspired the group to perform at an even higher level of musical quality. Pechenova has a background that is impressive and well-rounded. Hailing from […]

Comments Off / December 04, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

El Dorado Community Foundation gives more

The El Dorado Community Foundation Board of Directors recently approved another round of grants brought to the directors by the El Dorado Hills Cabinet for the El Dorado Hills Endowment Fund, the South Lake Tahoe Cabinet for the South Lake Tahoe Endowment, the Foundation Grants Committee for the Endow El Dorado Fund and the Veterans Services Commission for their Welcome […]

Comments Off / December 04, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Women’s Fund scholarship applications now available

Applications are now available for Women’s Fund El Dorado’s Wickline Scholarship, established to assist women living on the western slope of El Dorado County overcoming personal hardships by pursuing an undergraduate or vocational degree. The award of $2,300 is distributed each year to one or more recipients. Due to a one-time gift, an additional $4,000 […]

Comments Off / November 30, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Chorus will takes audience on a holiday journey

Get ready to take a fabulous, imaginary trip around the world without leaving the comfort of your theater chair. The Sacramento Valley Chorus and Master Director Lynne Erickson take the audience on a journey from Reno to Las Vegas, completing your travels in a Winter Wonderland of traditional and contemporary holiday songs that promise to […]

Comments Off / November 30, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sac museums get into the holiday spirit

Check out unique and beautiful gingerbread houses at the Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum, Dec. 5-21. Courtesy photo

SACRAMENTO — Imagine. Explore. Discover. In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long.  In December, many of the 30 members of Sacramento […]

Comments Off / November 30, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Hometown Heroes

Air Force Airman 1st Class Cory M. Brundage graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in […]

Comments Off / November 25, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Stay safe this Thanksgiving

Never leave the house when your Thanksgiving turkey is in the oven. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Fire Department would like remind the community to keep safe this Thanksgiving. Here are some fire safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association: • Stay in the kitchen when you are cooking on the stovetop so you can keep an eye on the food. • Stay in the home when […]

Comments Off / November 20, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »