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Visit the Chanukah Wonderland

FOLSOM —  The community embraces the true spirit of freedom and the holiday season with the seventh annual Chanukah Wonderland at the Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma St., from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24. The festival will include games for all ages, music, delicious hot latkes, an authentic Israeli food court, Chanukah gift shop […]

No Comment / November 18, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Buses stopped for turkey day

The El Dorado County Transit Authority will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov 29. El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed. Normal operation will resume on Saturday, Nov. 30.  Sarting Tuesday, Nov. 26, the dispatch center will be accepting Dial-A-Ride requests for Nov. 30 through Dec 2. […]

No Comment / November 17, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Folsom home tour tickets for sale

Tickets are on sale now for the 2013 Historic Folsom Holiday Home Tour features nine charming historic sites decorated for the holidays, a lovely art and hand-crafted holiday gift boutique, musical entertainment and an opportunity to enjoy the season as you step back in time. Set for Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14, home […]

No Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sheriff’s grant to support Crisis Intervention Team

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a two-year, $250,000 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program Grant.  The award from the U.S. Department of Justice will be used to assist the sheriff’s Crisis Intervention Team. The CIT is a group of deputies assigned to the Patrol Division who are specially trained in the […]

No Comment / November 14, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Life celebrated in ‘After Hours”

SACRAMENTO — “After Hours” is an original work by local playwright E.M. Hodge. It will be presented by EMH Productions at The Geery Theatre, Nov. 22 through Dec, 15. Welcome to the tavern After Hours: A place to find a little comfort, a little solace, a little peace. Strangers brought together by relatives with cancer […]

No Comment / November 12, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sheriff D’Agostini presents “The Operators”

Sheriff John D’Agostini would like to introduce the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office Crisis Response Unit. The CRU is made up of three specialized teams: The Special Weapons and Tactics Team, the Crisis Negotiation Team  and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal  Team. SWAT The SWAT Team resolves difficult situations using strategies and tactics that emphasize control, […]

No Comment / November 07, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

UPDATE: Runaway teen found

Juliet Riffey

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office announced that thanks to a tip 15-year-old Juliet Riffey has been located.. Juliet ran away from her home in the Shingle Springs area during the night of Nov. 1.T here was great concern for Juliet’s safety due to her being home-schooled and having limited contacts with anyone outside her home. […]

1 Comment / November 06, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »