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Storm advance to World Series

The Sierra Valley Storm 12U all-star baseball team is headed to the World Series. Playing in the West Zone Championship in Whitter on Sunday, the Storm weathered a tough loss to Ingelwood to post a 5-1 in their second meeting. The come-from-behind win gives the Storm a berth in the 2015 Bronco World Series, which […]

Comments Off / August 03, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

El Dorado Dance Academy hosts Dance Jubilee and week of free classes

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El Dorado Hills knows how to dance thanks to stage veteran Debi Worth. Worth, who has roots in the foothills, opened the locally renowned El Dorado Dance Academy in 2003 after a successful career as a dancer, choreographer and teacher in Los Angeles, New York, London and Japan. Since then dance fever has caught on among El […]

Comments Off / August 02, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Get your Gatsby on at Tahoe’s Great Gatsby Festival

Step back to the fabulous, carefree days of the Roaring 20’s at the 30th Annual Great Gatsby Festival. Attendees will enjoy living history tours, vendors selling vintage clothing and jewelry, jazzy music, a speakeasy, silent auction, food and more. The Gatsby Festival is Aug. 8th and Aug. 9th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tallac Historic Site on […]

Comments Off / July 30, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Music Circus stages one of Broadway’s best

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With a cast featuring Music Circus audience favorites and Broadway veterans, several of which have performed in the show on Broadway and on tour, “West Side Story,” the fifth production in the 65th Music Circus season, celebrates Broadway at its greatest. Performances are Tuesday, Aug. 4 through Sunday, Aug. 9 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. […]

Comments Off / July 30, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Public Health offers back-to-school immunizations

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Public Health Nursing, is now offering back-to-school immunizations for children beginning school this fall. Public Health can provide all childhood vaccinations required for school entry, as well as other vaccinations recommended to keep children healthy. Schools must verify each child’s immunization record to ensure all required […]

Comments Off / July 27, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Fire gets defibrillators via grant

El Dorado Hills Fire Department officials, firefighters and executives from WIAA,  CITA and Fireman’s Fund  came together to celebrate the grant. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Fire Department will purchase four AEDs for its volunteer firefighting apparatus and fireline EMT assignments thanks to an $8,000 grant awarded by WIAA Insurance Services , CITA Insurance Services and Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company. “It is critically important that as first responders we have the proper equipment needed to save victims in any situation,” […]

Comments Off / July 27, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Holocaust survivor to share story of survival, resilience and hope

Albert Rosa escaped the Nazis and joined the World War II fight. Hear his story on Aug. 2. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — How does a 15-year-old boy from Greece survive the Holocaust then earn five American military medals including the Purple Heart? Albert Rosa will share his amazing story of survival, resilience and hope on Aug. 2 at Folsom Lake College. This event is open to the public. “We were not human anymore; we were totally […]

Comments Off / July 27, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »