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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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / June 04, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Do you know this man?

Sheriff John D’Agostini is asking for your help. Do you know the man in these photos? Have you seen someone that looks like this, riding on a real nice new bicycle? During the early morning hours on Monday, May 20, a man broke into Town Center Bike and Tri in El Dorado Hills. After breaking […]

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Connections-One Stop to host hiring events

The El Dorado County Connections-One Stop is sponsoring two hiring events in June. The events are free and open to the general community. During the events, representatives from two local businesses will meet with potential candidates and conduct on-site screening interviews. “This is a wonderful opportunity for the businesses to reach out to the community […]

Comments Off / June 03, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »