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Library an official ‘Family Place’

FAMILY FUN — Celebrating Cameron Park Library's esignation as a Family Place Library are: District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting and Cameron Park CSD interim General Manager Rusty Dupray, seated left to right, along with California State Library Youth Services Specialist Bessie Condos, El Dorado County Library Director Jeanne Amos, Cameron Park Library's Early Childhood Literacy Specialist Janis Herbert, Cameron Park Library Branch Manager Nancy Owen-Hazard and Family Place Libraries National Coordinator Kathleen Deerr. Courtesy photo

You may notice a new banner hanging in the Cameron Park Library naming it a “Family Place.” The designation, earned by only 250 libraries in the country, and a grant allowed library staff to create a family space in the children’s area — an alcove conducive to parent-child play and togetherness. They purchased children’s furnishings and developmentally […]

Comments Off / June 29, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Brewers are No. 1

Photo by Marcy Dikeman

UNDEFEATED — The 2011 EDH Little League AA-Brewers earned the 2011 AA-Division Champion and the 2011 AA-Tournament Champion with an undefeated record at 13-0. Front row, left to right: Matt Creech, Jamie Jester, Max Cannata, Jeremy Bellas, Adam Dikeman, Andrew Soares; second row, left to right: Tanner Daugherty, Brock Sale, George Rios, Will Curtis, Jake Hoffman, […]

3 Comments / June 27, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Town Center ready to put on another dazzling show

FIREWORKS light up the night at Town Center's Fireworks Jubilee. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills is excited to announce the second Annual Fireworks Jubilee Sunday, July 3. The afternoon will be full of family fun and entertainment located throughout the El Dorado Hills Town Center leading to the magnificent fireworks show produced by Pyro Spectaculars. An area dedicated for children activities will be located near the Target […]

Comments Off / June 24, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Little League tourney comes to EDH

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El Dorado Hills Little League is proud to announce it has been selected by District 54 to host its first All-Star Tournament for 9- and 10-year-old regional All-Stars. The tournament will be held June 25 through July 10 at the prestigious Deputy Jeff Mitchell Field in El Dorado Hills and will feature teams from regional […]

Comments Off / June 22, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Team Arsenal clobbers the competition

Photo courtesy of Sarah Juarez

BIG WINNERS — El Dorado Hills Soccer Team Arsenal U11 Select celebrates the first-place finish earned at the recent El Dorado United Soccer Academy Summer Shootout, one of the largest Academy U9-U11 tournaments in Northern California. Arsenal U11 was tops in the Gold Division.

Comments Off / June 20, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Bodacious Babes ride again

By Debby Stone June 18, 2008, was a sunny, clear morning that Kathy Hurd will never forget and friend Kathi Sturgeon can’t remember. While riding their bicycles on El Dorado Hills Boulevard’s bike lane around 10 a.m. Hurd and Sturgeon were hit by an intoxicated, uninsured 19-year-old driver. Hurd and Sturgeon, members of the the […]

1 Comment / June 15, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Holy Trinity students get their hands dirty

WATCH IT GROW — Holy Trinity students, parents, volunteers and garden sponsors planted vegetables, herbs and flowers in their new garden. The produce will be donated to The Upper Room. Courtesy photo

The Holy Trinity Parish Garden, a joint effort by the Human Concerns and School Ministries, was planted early in the morning of June 13 with the help of more than 18 school ministry children. The garden built by parish volunteers and will be tended by the School Ministry children, who will follow a garden curriculum […]

Comments Off / June 14, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »