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Stars come out June 1 for special premier

Louis Mandylor, actor in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding”, “Friends” and “CSI NY,” will appear at a special event in El Dorado Hills on Saturday, June 1. The actor will take a break from filming “Blood on the Border” in North Carolina to attend a premier of his latest film, which he starred in and […]

No Comment / May 23, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take a peek inside an artist’s world

"Morning Light" by Randall Tillery

Forty artists invite the publis to visit their studios and enjoy their diverse talents June 1 & 2 during the El Dorado Hills Arts Association’s Spring Art Studio Tour. Guests will meet talented local painters, sculptors, jewelers, potters, photographers and mixed media artists. There are 40 artists in 20 studios, eager to share their love of art […]

No Comment / May 23, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sacramento History Museum offers free admission to military personnel and their families

SACRAMENTO — The Sacramento History Museum recently announced its participation in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day […]

No Comment / May 22, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take caution in the great outdoors: Chipmunks and squirrels can carry plague

Due to increased plague activity in the Tahoe Basin area last fall, El Dorado County health officials advise caution this summer. The California Department of Public Health routinely monitors rodent populations for plague activity in California. Last September and October, a surveillance effort identified three chipmunks as positive for plague in the South Lake Tahoe […]

No Comment / May 22, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Countdown to county fair begins

PLACERVILLE — We know you’ve been waiting … and it’s almost here! On June 13 the “Blue Jeans and Country Dreams” 2013 El Dorado County Fair begins. Come to the El Dorado County Fairgrounds from June 13-16 and join the fun! Be transported to the outback as the Aussie Kingdom shows off native Australian wildlife […]

No Comment / May 19, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Emergency responders recognized during EMS Week

Paramedics, Emergency Medical Technicians, firefighters and base hospital medical staff in El Dorado County are being recognized as part of National Emergency Medical Services Week, May 19-25. “EMS Week is a great time to say thank you to the dedicated men and women in El Dorado County who make saving lives their mission,” said Richard […]

No Comment / May 19, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Crew shutting down Bass Lake Road

The Transportation Division of the El Dorado County Community Development Agency will close both directions of Bass Lake Road between Silver Dove Way and City Lights Drive at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 31. The closure will remain in effect until 6 a.m. on Monday, June 3. Closure times may change depending on weather and […]

No Comment / May 19, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »