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D’Agostini names brother-in-law undersheriff

Rich Williams, undersheriff

El Dorado County Sheriff John D’Agostini has announced his selection of Yolo County Sheriff’s Capt. Rich Williams for the position of undersheriff. As undersheriff, Williams will become the Sheriff’s Office’s second in command. Williams, a 25-year law enforcement veteran, is currently the commander of the Yolo County Sheriff’s Administrative Division. “I have known Rich Williams […]

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Huber posts new office hours

Alyson Huber

SACRAMENTO — Assemblymember Alyson Huber has announced that she will continue to hold office hours as she did for the past two years; however her office notes that details have slightly changed. With the opening of the Rancho Cordova district office in Sacramento County last year, mobile district offices will only be held in Amador and […]

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Mercy gives $1.1 million in grants

35 local non-profit organizations receive funding SACRAMENTO — Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), which operates the local Mercy hospitals, and Mercy Foundation have awarded $1,183,907 in grant funding to 35 nonprofit organizations in El Dorado, Nevada, Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties. The CHW grants, from $5,000 to $50,000, will impact health issues ranging from mental illness […]

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The Center’s class to teach compassionate communication

The Center for Violence-free Relationships is giving individuals an opportunity to improve their relationships by focusing on compassionate communication that fosters connection and respect. “Communicating from Your Heart,” a four-week workshop, starts on Feb. 7 and will meet on Mondays at 6 p.m. at The Center, 344 Placerville Drive, Suite 11, Placerville. The workshops will […]

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EDMT holding auditions for ‘The Frog Princess’

El Dorado Musical Theatre will hold open auditions Jan. 22 for “The Frog Princess.” “The Frog Princess” will be an open audition training show for aspiring performers ages 5-9. Students are accepted on a first come, first served basis. Registration is currently open until Jan. 20 or the class is full. Contact producer Kathy Alhady […]

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Folsom Jazz Fest star-studded

Harry Connick Jr. trumpeter Kevin Bryan will join the Folsom High School Jazz Band on stage during opening night concert for the 22nd annual Folsom Jazz Festival Friday, Jan. 28 at Rolling Hills Christian Church in El Dorado Hills. Also taking the stage will be Vertical Voices, a jazz vocal quartet featuring local musicians Kerry […]

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Hometown Hero: Christina Sudtell

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Army National Guard Pvt. Christina N. Sudtell has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle […]

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