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Teen Court in Placerville to hold training Jan. 18

The El Dorado County Teen Court program in Placerville will conduct training for new student volunteers, and for all student attorneys currently in the program, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the El Dorado Superior Courthouse, 495 Main St. in Placerville. Teen Court is a highly successful local program for El […]

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El Dorado Transit observes MLK Day

PLACERVILLE — El Dorado Transit will not operate bus or Dial-A-Ride service on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday. El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed. Normal service will resume on Tuesday, Jan. 17. For more information or a complete listing of holidays call […]

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All-star lineup celebrates the blues, harmonica

It is an annual gathering dating back 1991—Mark Hummel assembles some of the finest blues musicians and, in a tribute to the mighty harmonica, takes them out on the road. This year the Blues Harmonica Blowout comes to Three Stages on Jan. 21 and features Charlie Musselwhite, Curtis Salgado, Billy Boy Arnold and Sugar Ray […]

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Some FLC classes still open

Folsom Lake College’s spring 2012 semester is almost here, with most classes starting Jan. 17-23. While many spring 2012 classes are full — state of California budget cuts have led to reduced offerings — a limited number of courses remain open for registration. Several of these classes are ideal for someone seeking a new career […]

Comments Off / January 05, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Center opens new shows

The works of Edward G. McGrath will be on display at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center through Jan. 28.

The Sacramento Fine Arts Center announces its’ members Winter Art Show. More than 100 artworks are priced to sell — all sizes, all media, all original. The center also features a retrospect art show by Edward G. McGrath, teacher, artist and past president of Sacramento Fine Arts Center. McGrath recently celebrated his 95th birthday and […]

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Chivalry comes to Sutter Street stage

Things get tense in "€œAdventures With Young King Arthur,"€ starring Andre Mercer, Hannah Marshall, Kevin Tool and Brady Tait, left to right. Photo by Allen Schmeltz

Join Sutter Street Theatre for a delightful musical that takes the audience to both medieval times and the present day. “Adventures With Young King Arthur” follows Merlin as he teaches his young pupil Arthur that girls can be just as smart as boys. To do so Merlin magically travels to the present where he invites […]

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Dry winter has Cal Fire on alert

SACRAMENTO — Yesterday Department of Water Resources officials conducted the year’s first snow survey which has Cal Fire officials concerned about increased fire danger. The lack of precipitation across the state has led to one of the driest winters on record. According to DWR the statewide water content is at 19 percent of normal. Despite […]

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