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‘The Addams Family’ — They’re altogether ooky

The creepy and kooky, mysterious and spooky family that are keen about the dead come to life on stage this weekend. This is El Dorado Musical Theatre’s encore production for performers ages 13-22 that is the one audition-only show of the entire season, featuring their best performers in a production that showcases their talent; only […]

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Affair of the Heart event focuses on heart-healthy lifestyle

According to the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, cardiovascular disease is the leading global cause of death, accounting for 17.3 million deaths per year. Cardiovascular diseases such as heart disease and stroke claim more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Marshall Medical Center and Cameron Park Community Services District take this information […]

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California Rambling: El Dorado explorer

Jedediah Strong Smith spent much of his short life blazing trails throughout the West, though — considering the times in which he lived — he would have never imagined how his accomplishments are remembered, 185 years later. Each day, thousands walk, cycle, ride and run along the 32-mile Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail, also known as the American […]

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Jr. Trojan scholastic achievers

The Oak Ridge Junior Trojan Scholastic All-Stars (SAS) honored 173 youngsters at their recent awards event held at Silva Valley Elementary School. The SAS is a rewards program for junior athletes that maintain a high GPA, all the while keeping up with the high demands of extremely competitive sports. This incentive-based program that prioritizes academic excellence above […]

1 Comment / January 31, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Practice your plan

Mike Kaslin Amador- El Dorado Unit Cal Fire Unit Chief This winter we have seen an unfortunate rise in the number of calls related to the improper handling and storage of hazardous materials. A hazardous material is anything that can adversely affect your safety. Liquids such as gasoline and paint thinners should be stored away […]

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Ask a Care Manager: Move forward after Parkinson’s diagnosis

Deon Batchelder, MA, CMC Mr. and Mrs. Jones are both retired and avid travelers. On a recent trip to New York, Mrs. Jones noticed her husband had a slight shuffle to his walk, which she hadn’t noticed before. Mr. Jones said he felt fine; however, he felt his joints were a bit stiff and attributed it to his […]

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Thieves steal Oak Ridge trailer, tools

At 4:30 a.m. Sunday four unidentified suspects broke into Oak Ridge High School’s manufacturing workshop and stole five welders and two plasma cutters, and the thieves took off with the ORHS football trailer, which contained a camera system, headsets, medical bags and other items, according to El Dorado County sheriff’s officials. The suspects hitched the trailer to […]

Comments Off on Thieves steal Oak Ridge trailer, tools / January 18, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »