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Teen Court in Placerville invites new participants

The El Dorado County Teen Court program in Placerville is now recruiting new student participants for the fall program. El Dorado County students in eighth through 12th grade are invited to attend the Teen Court volunteer training from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10, in El Dorado County Superior Court, 495 Main St. […]

Comments Off / August 21, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

What’s it worth? Find out at Folsom’s Antique Evaluation Day

FOLSOM — On Saturday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., antiques enthusiasts are invited to bring family treasures and garage sale finds for informal evaluation and identification during the 17th annual Antique Evaluation Day on Sutter Street in Folsom. An impressive team of volunteer appraisers, covering a wide range of specialties, will offer collectors […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take in a ‘Bird’s Eye View’

"Puzzle of Salt" Linda Gass stitched painting

During this historical time of drought, Californians are connected to the water in our region now more than ever before. The Sacramento Delta and San Francisco Bay Area have a unique landscape with rice fields, pastures, orchards, vineyards, farmlands and wetlands juxtaposed to urban centers that emphasize the vulnerability of water issues in California. As […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Show and Shine ready to fly

Soroptimist of Cameron Park /El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park Rotary host the Silver Anniversary Show and Shine and Fly In, benefiting local projects and programs, on Oct. 4 at the Cameron Airpark. This event began a quarter century ago with a group of airpark residents, giving them a chance to display their airplanes along with […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

ACR fall activities

The American River Conservancy offers great adventures this fall. Whether you’re looking for a workshop, nature camp, hike, or volunteer event, the conservancy has something planned almost weekly. Space is limited for many of the programs, so sign up for events as soon as possible. To register call the American River Nature Center at (530) 621-1224 or e-mail […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Folsom Symphony’s fall gala raises funds for youth programs

The Folsom Symphony and music director Peter Jaffe are planning an extraordinary benefit gala this year. An Evening Under the Stars will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, on a hilltop in El Dorado Hills surrounded by rolling terrain, lush vineyards and sweeping vistas. Guests will enjoy a gourmet dinner, the area’s finest wines, dancing to […]

Comments Off / August 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Knight joins school board

Georgi Knight

During its regularly scheduled Aug. 14 meeting, the El Dorado County Board of Education provisionally appointed Georgianne Knight to the vacant board position, representing District 1. Her appointment expires in November. She is the only candidate running for the seat on the November ballot. Knight has worked for the California Department of Education for 18 years, where she collaborated […]

Comments Off / August 18, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »