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Public Health offering back-to-school childhood immunizations

New state law goes into full effect this school year The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency’s Public Health Nursing Division reminds parents to plan now for the coming school year by ensuring their child is up-to- date on required immunizations. For those families without a health care provider, Public Health is now offering low-cost back-to- school […]

Comments Off / July 20, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Happy Together Tour touches down at Thunder Valley

Karen Wiessen Paradise Artists Music fans rejoice, as the Happy Together Tour arrives in Lincoln Friday, July 22, with some of the best musical talent of the 60s and 70s rocking the stage. This year’s tour includes six headline artists with a total of 59 Billboard hits amongst them. The acclaimed yearly summer tour, going into […]

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

Sports greats and celebrities tee off in Tahoe

Previous American Century Championship winner and former NFL Pro Bowl quarterback Mark Rypien tees off at the 17th hole at Edgewood Tahoe Gold Course. Repine won the tournament in 1990 and 2014. Village Life file photo by William A. Scales

American Century Championship Tahoe News release A blockbuster gathering of 90 major sports and entertainment stars — including Charles Barkley, Justin Timberlake and five NFL starting quarterbacks — have signed on for the 27th annual American Century Championship, July 22-24, at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. The 54-hole tournament will be televised live on NBC Sports […]

1 Comment / July 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Support students in agriculture

El Dorado County Farm Bureau News release The El Dorado County Farm Bureau will transform their private woodland area into a festive luau party, Woodlands and Wine, on June 28, in an effort to raise funds to keep Ag in the Classroom and Ponderosa FFA going strong. This is the major fundraiser of the year with a […]

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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 »