By Janine Joy The Trojan boys and girls easily defeated the visiting Pleasant Grove swim team, 110.50-56.50 and 110.50-56.50, respectively, on Wednesday, March 30. “Everyone gave 100 percent and the times proved it,” said coach Patrick Foster. “We got to see a lot of fast swims today.” The Oak Ridge girls won every relay and […]
SAN DIEGO — After a long season and having lost several players to injuries, the El Dorado Academy ’94 girls soccer team had one last tournament to play March 26-28 in San Diego. The team rallied around senior goalie Sarah Avery in her last event with the team, played six games and won the championship […]
By Scott Warden With the wind swirling on a bright and sunny afternoon in El Dorado Hills the Oak Ridge and Ponderosa girls soccer teams renewed their rivalry Wednesday and played to a 1-1 draw. Ponderosa was coming off a big 5-0 shutout over Pleasant Grove in its Delta River League opener Monday. “We have […]
By Joe Kerr Outraged cat owners descended on the El Dorado Hills Community Service District during the April 1 board meeting, miffed that the directors support plans for a dog park at the southern tip of the Community Park with no consideration for feline friends. One woman accused the board of feline discrimination. “What are […]
By Ima Lyer An ebullient Tony Mansour announced on April 1 that Justin Bieber will headline a special Live on the Boulevard Concert. How did he land the teen heartthrob? “He’s Jamie’s cousin,” said the Town Center magnate, speaking of senior marketing coordinator Jamie McDaniels. Bieber will be in El Dorado Hills during a break […]
By May King-Ittupp In an era of increasing library automation and decreasing budgets, it was bound to happen. El Dorado County’s head librarian Jeanne Amos announced April 1 that retiring El Dorado Hills librarian Susan Covington will be replaced with “Suzie,” a robotic information kiosk, located at the entrance where thousands of El Dorado Hills […]
No. 10 Doug Sharp runs the field to help the Trojans in their 18-0 victory over Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley on March 29. The Oak Ridge JV lacrosse team hasn’t lost a game this season and has a 7-0-0 standing. They’ll host Granite Bay on April 1.