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Bob Kolbrener photos featured in new state library exhibit

SACRAMENTO — The California State Library presents a new exhibit, Living by the Sun – The Western Landscape Photographs of Bob Kolbrener.  The exhibit currently on display in the State Library Rotunda at 900 N St. is open to the public Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through the end of August. Kolbrener’s […]

Comments Off / July 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Feline mischief results in bloodshed in ‘Lieutenant’

Don't mess with the cat. Big Idea Theatre presents "The Lieutenant of Inishmore" by Martin McDonagh, opening Aug. 2. Photo by Joelle Robertson

SACRAMENTO — Big Idea Theatre’s 2013 Face the Tyrant season continues Aug. 2 with the opening of the hilariously bloody and delightfully macabre offering of “The Lieutenant of Inishmore” by Martin McDonagh. On the island of Inishmore, an accident has happened involving Wee Thomas, a cat belonging to Padriac, an Irish freedom fighter with anger management […]

Comments Off / July 24, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Nutting gets new judge, new bail

Monday El Dorado County Supervisor Raymond J. Nutting was set to be arraigned on a Grand Jury indictment, which now supersedes the criminal complaint filed on May 24, 2013, with new bail being set in the felony matter in the amount of $20,000. The new judge assigned to the case, the Honorable Timothy S. Buckley, […]

Comments Off / July 23, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Rock out for New Morning

New Morning Youth & Family Services hosts the second annual Rock ‘N Art Benefit Concert from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, at Lakehills Church. This evening of music and art features live music from local band Late for Dinner, dancing, beer and wine tasting, appetizers, auction and more. Crystal Basin Cellars, Wofford […]

Comments Off / July 21, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Walt Gray Ride stops at Red Hawk

Red Hawk Casino will help grant wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions in the community by hosting the 11th annual Walt Gray Ride on Sunday, Aug. 18, benefitting Make-A-Wish Northeastern California and Northern Nevada. The event begins at 8 a.m. with a light breakfast at Sacramento State University Alumni Center parking lot 8, 6000 […]

Comments Off / July 21, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Assistant director of Community Development selected

PLACERVILLE — David Defanti has been selected has the assistant director of the El Dorado County Community Development Agency. Defanti comes to El Dorado County from Sacramento County where he has worked since 2004, most recently as a senior planner. In Sacramento he was responsible for the general plan update and growth management strategy, housing […]

Comments Off / July 17, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Priest earns new stripes

Chaplain Cox becomes a commander with the help of his children. Courtesy photo

Following regularly scheduled services at Faith Episcopal Church in Cameron Park,  Rev. Dr. Sean Cox quickly shed his vestments for his Navy uniform in preparation for his promotion ceremony from lieutenant commander to commander in the U.S. Navy Reserve. Administering the oath in front of the Faith congregation was Col. Christopher Starling, U.S. Marine Corps, […]

Comments Off / July 17, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »