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Free Apple Hill Shuttle hitting the road

El Dorado Transit will operate the free Apple Hill Shuttle every Saturday and Sunday (weather permitting) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Oct. 6-28. Parking for the shuttle services will be available at two locations: Schnell School in Placerville and the U.S. Forest Service Ranger Station, just off Highway 50, on Eight Mile Road in Camino. […]

Comments Off / September 25, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

FLC faculty artwork on display

Three Stages at Folsom Lake College hosts the 12th annual exhibition of Folsom Lake College Visual Arts faculty in the Bank of America Gallery through Oct. 28, with a special artists’ reception set for 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28. The Folsom Lake College visual arts faculty includes professional artists with diverse specializations encompassing […]

Comments Off / September 25, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Cosmopolitan Cabaret ‘changes’ things up with lively musical

The hit musical comedy “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change,” Off-Broadway’s longest running musical filled with catchy original songs and biting humor, opens Sept. 28 and runs through Nov. 18 at the intimate Cosmopolitan Cabaret. Preview performances are Sept. 26 and 27. The show is a hilarious look at personal relationships, with all-too-relatable scenarios […]

Comments Off / September 21, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Danza Floricanto/USA celebrates classic novel through folkloric dance

Danza Floricanto/USA is the oldest existing professional Mexican folk dance troupe in Southern California. Courtesy photo

Danza Floricanto/USA, Los Angeles’ most acclaimed Mexican folklorico ensemble, now 38 years old, blends the vocabulary of traditional Mexican folk dance — indigenous, African, influenced and contemporary movement expressions — to create a contemporary evening length dance work. Alma Llanera-Spirit of the Plains is a 90-minute dance work inspired by the well-known Chicano classic novel “Bless Me Ultima,” written by Rudolfo […]

Comments Off / September 21, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Free rabies vaccinations offered

El Dorado County Animal Services is teaming up with area veterinarians and animal welfare agencies to offer free rabies vaccinations for cats and dogs on World Rabies Day, Saturday, Sept. 29. The free rabies vaccinations will be offered from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the El Dorado County Government Center, 330 Fair Lane in […]

Comments Off / September 20, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Elegant dance, elegant sets take center stage

Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company comes to Three Stages with “Dynasties & Beyond.” Elegant, sensual and captivating, the company melds ancient Chinese forms with modern dance in an artistic and inventive marriage of styles. This performance is supported, in part, by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. “In inviting three dance companies — […]

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County offers low-cost flu shots

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency’s Public Health Division will begin conducting low-cost community flu vaccination clinics on Sept. 26, with additional clinics offered through mid-November. The seasonal influenza vaccine will be available in nasal mist and flu shot forms at the clinics. “Everyone 6 months of age or older should get […]

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