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El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce awards three scholarships

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce recently award three $750 scholarships 2013 graduates who plan to continue their education at a university, college or technical school. The Chamber congratulates the following scholarship recipients and wishes them much success: Nathan Somavarapu, Kirsti Buckendorf and Sumner Caesar of Oak Ridge High School. The scholarships are funded […]

Comments Off / May 29, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / 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 […]

Comments Off / May 19, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »