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Prepare for the worst

The El Dorado County Health Services Department is encouraging all residents to make sure they have updated preparedness plans and supplies readily available in the event of a local disaster. September is National Preparedness Month and Sept. 20 was Get Ready Day. The Health Services Department’s Public Health Preparedness staff will be visiting with seniors […]

Comments Off / September 19, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Clean up and clean out on Oct. 15

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District, in partnership with Video Products Distributors, hosts the Fall Community Clean-up Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 15. The event is designed to provide El Dorado Hills residents (within the CSD boundaries) a place to discard old junk, yard waste and unused household items. Clean out the garage, […]

Comments Off / September 19, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

See the wild side at River City Bank

A brown bear explores Glacier Bay in this Laurie Edwards photo.

Laurie Edwards’ interest in photography began at an early age when she took her initial photography class from Roy Malone at Gold Trail Elementary School. At that time, she made her first camera and learned to develop film in the darkroom. Later, she expanded her technical knowledge by participating in private digital photography workshops in addition […]

Comments Off / September 19, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Folsom LIVE! features double-platinum artist, grammy winners

Eddie Money headlines this year's Folsom LIVE!

FOLSOM — Eddie Money, who catapulted to double-platinum status for Top 40 hits like “Baby Hold On,” “Two Tickets to Paradise” and “Take Me Home Tonight,” will rock the crowds as Friday’s headliner at the eighth annual Folsom LIVE! Music Festival Sept. 23-24. Pat Benatar, previously scheduled to appear on Friday, was forced to cancel […]

Comments Off / September 16, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Community flu shot clinics announced

The El Dorado County Health Services Department, Public Health Division will begin its annual series of low-cost community flu shot clinics on Sept. 27, with additional clinics offered through the beginning of November. The vaccine to protect against seasonal influenza will be available in both nasal mist and flu shot forms at the flu clinics. […]

Comments Off / September 16, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Folsom names new city manager

Evert Palmer

Folsom Mayor Andy Morin announced Sept. 13 that the City Council has selected Evert Palmer, 51, to serve as city manager. Palmer has been Folsom’s assistant city manager for the past five years. He will assume his new position on Oct. 14, following the retirement of Kerry Miller. “The City Council unanimously concluded that a […]

Comments Off / September 14, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Volunteer at river clean-up event

On Sept. 17 the American River Conservancy, El Dorado County and the Georgetown Divide Resource Conservation Districts will host the third annual Great Sierra River Cleanup. Different river locations span Sacramento, El Dorado and Amador counties on the South Fork American River and North Fork Cosumnes River. Locations include Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Salmon Falls bridge […]

Comments Off / September 14, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »