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Ponderosa to host ‘DIG PINK’ event

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According to the American Cancer Society, there are about 230,480 new cases of invasive breast cancer in women, about 57,650 new cases of carcinoma and about 39,520 deaths from breast cancer each year. Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States and is second behind lung […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports,Sports | Read More »

Where there’s smoke there’s fire

CAMINO — “There is no getting around it, smoke alarms save lives. It is your first line of defense in a structure fire. Fifty-one percent of residential structure fires resulting in a fire death occur between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. and 55 percent of these deaths occur in the bedroom so it is critical […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Waste Connections hits it straight for charity

SACRAMENTO — Waste Connections Inc. sponsored and helped fundraise $145,000 during Sierra Forever Families’ seventh annual Golf Classic for Kids tournament at Serrano Country Club on Sept. 12. The funds raised during this year’s tournament will help more than 20 children living in foster care find permanent placements with loving families. This success of the […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2011 | Posted in News,Sports | Read More »

Planning to evacuate: Are you set to go?

CAMINO — “Maybe it’s a wildfire or maybe it’s some other type of disaster or incident that results in an area wide evacuation, either way you and your entire family should be prepared to evacuate in as little as five or 10 minutes” Cal Fire Amador-El Dorado Unit Chief Kelly Keenan said. “Preparing now to […]

Comments Off / September 27, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Party with Shrek at the Community Center Theater

Dance the night away with some of your favorite, if slightly odd, fairy tale characters at "Shrek the Musical." Photo by Joan Marcus

DreamWorks Theatricals and NETworks Presentations LLC.  announce that “Shrek The Musical,” with book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori, is now playing at the Sacramento Community Center Theater, through Oct. 2. Tickets are available by phone at (916) 557-1999 or (916) 801-5181, in person at The Community Center Theater box office at 1301 […]

Comments Off / September 26, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Bingo’ opens this Friday

Discounted preview performances this Wednesday, Thursday Get your tickets now and join in on the fun (and even win prizes!) with the hilarious new musical, “Bingo.” Everybody gets to play the game as a 15-year feud and a blood transfusion all collide in a high stakes, hilariously funny new show presented by the Cosmopolitan Cabaret. Filled […]

Comments Off / September 26, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Caltrans, CHP team up to protect workers

SACRAMENTO — Concerned about a spike in highway worker deaths, the California Department of Transportation has partnered with the California Highway Patrol to provide enhanced speed and DUI enforcement in highway construction and maintenance zones across California. Four Caltrans workers have died in traffic-related incidents in the last year. Three of them were killed within 48 days, during May and […]

Comments Off / September 26, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »