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Artists inspire interpretation in variety of mediums at Gold County

"The Home Place," by Lisa Aikenhead

Gold Country Artists Gallery News release Gold Country Artists Gallery is celebrating its 24th anniversary throughout the month of July with a special exhibit called Shared Inspirations. Each gallery member has chosen a work of art created by a fellow artist to use as an inspiration and basis for creating another new original piece in […]

Comments Off / July 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Art Patterson named Veteran of the Year

Ponte Palmero CEO Greg Kasner, El Dorado County Auditor-Controller Joe Harn,                                                                                                                                     Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, Veteran of the Year Art Patterson and Pete Conaty with the Department of Veteran Affairs, left to right, pose for a photo during the Legislature's event honoring veterans. Courtesy photo

Arthur “Art” Patterson of El Dorado County was recently named Veteran of the Year for the 6th Assembly District by Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, R-El Dorado Hills. Patterson served in the military for 23 years, two years in the Army and 21 years in the Air Force. He was 17 years old when he joined the military by asking […]

Comments Off / July 12, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Explore the world of Dr. Suess at Music Circus

Matt Hessburg California Musical Theatre The 66th Music Circus season continues with the delightful and enduring musical, “Seussical.” Explore the witty, wild and whimsical world of Dr. Seuss as you’ve never seen it before. Travel back to your childhood to the land of the Whos and the Jungle of Nool, and rediscover the delightfully zany […]

Comments Off / July 10, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Hometown Hero

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Colton J. Sooth graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four […]

Comments Off / July 05, 2016 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Area swimmers gain invaluable experience

From left: Bryce Mefford, Whitney Jorgensen, Jordan Anderson, Haley Anderson, Stephanie Klotz, Liam O'Haimhirgin, Matt Klotz and Dylan Kubick competed at the recent US Olympic Swim Trials in Omaha. Photo by Vicki Summers

Anderson returns to Olympics OMAHA, Neb. — There were a lot of families in attendance at U.S. Olympic Team Trials, but of all the siblings and second cousins swimming against (or cheering for) each other, none quite have the story that Matthew and Stephanie Klotz have. The brother-sister duo from Cameron Park not only swim […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Wildfire smoke advisory

Air quality in El Dorado County is currently being impacted by the Trailhead Fire and other fires in the state. County health officials remind residents to take precautions should wildfire smoke impact the areas in which they live, work and recreate. El Dorado County Air Quality Management District Air Pollution Control Officer Dave Johnston said […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Capitol Pops Concert Band celebrates America’s 240th birthday

The Capitol Pops Concert Band continues its 19th season with a free, family friendly, outdoor concert on Independence Day in Roseville. The band will perform at 11 a.m. Monday, July 4 at Royer Park, 190 Park Drive, in Roseville. The patriotic performance is part of a full day of red, white and blue festivities and […]

Comments Off / June 29, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »