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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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Kittens and cats need ‘fur’ever homes

These kittens and many more are looking for a good home. Courtesy photo

Kitten season is in full swing and the El Dorado County Animal Services shelter in Placerville is reaching out to the community to encourage adoptions. “Our shelter is nearly full with some amazing kittens and cats right now, and we are asking the public to help us find these beautiful animals loving homes,” said Allison […]

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First EDH Cabinet foundation grants announced

The El Dorado Community Foundation’s El Dorado Hills Cabinet recently awarded its first grants. In response to the outreach to local nonprofits organizations, service clubs, schools and churches in the area, cabinet members received 19 returned requests for funding. “All of us in the cabinet were pleased to receive so many quality applications from such a […]

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Pamela Hayes dancers keep it classic

FOLSOM — Always receiving rave reviews, Pamela Hayes Classical Ballet will bring several classical pieces combined into one dramatic story ballet. An Evening of Classical Ballet will be performed at the  Harris Center for the Arts, Aug. 2-4. Pas De Quatre, Pas de Fiancees and Le Corsair Pas de Deux will be performed as well as […]

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