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Local health officials help investigate Hepatitis A outbreak

The El Dorado County Public Health Division of the Health and Human Services Agency and the Environmental Management Division of the Community Development Agency are working with the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and western state health departments to investigate a multi-state outbreak of hepatitis A cases. The outbreak is believed to be […]

No Comment / June 06, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Time to pour over The Cellar Wine Bar’s new menu

FOLSOM — The Cellar Wine Bar, located along historic Sutter Street corridor, recently launched a decadent new menu, complete with homegrown flavors. Executive Chef Joe Kuka has created a versatile menu inspired by the locally grown agriculture of the Sacramento region. The latest creations partner the bold flavors of the county with the charming tastes […]

1 Comment / June 06, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Upgrade to clean the air

Get funds from the Chimney Smoke Reduction Incentive Program The El Dorado County Air Quality Management District will reimburse $500 to $600 plus the cost of a building permit (if required) through the Chimney Smoke RIP for qualifying woodstove or fireplace removal or replacements. The U.S. Environmental Protection agency estimates replacing a non-certified stove with an […]

No Comment / June 05, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Cordova Class of ’73 reunion planned

RANCHO CORDOVA — Cordova High School – Class of 1973 will hold its 40-Year Class Reunion on Saturday, July 20, at the Red Lion Hotel Woodlake in Sacramento.  There will also be a Friday Night Mixer on July 19 to be announced via e-mail. On Saturday, the reunion begins with registration and photos at 5 p.m., followed […]

No Comment / June 04, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Folsom teachers learning at D.C. institute

Kelly Hillesland, a teacher at Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom; Nicole Kukral, a teacher with the Area 3 Writing Project in Davis; and Heidi Painter, a teacher at Folsom High School, have been selected from a pool of more than 500 applicants to participate in the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources […]

No Comment / June 04, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Tips to stay cool during hot weather

With warmer weather, extended daylight hours and lots of outdoor activities to enjoy, El Dorado County health officials are offering hot weather safety tips. “Each summer brings the potential for heat waves that can be dangerous and cause serious medical problems. Being prepared is important,” said Kristine Oase Guth, manager of the El Dorado County […]

No Comment / June 04, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Painting raffle helps libraries

Friends of the El Dorado County Library President Sunny Culy and Library Director Jeanne Amos, left to right, show off "The Late Show." Courtesy photo

Show support for local libraries and get a chance to win a beautiful giclee print for the home or office by purchasing raffle tickets now on sale at  the six branches of the El Dorado County Library. “Thanks to the generosity of former El Dorado County Supervisor Jack Sweeney, the Friends of the El Dorado […]

No Comment / June 04, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »