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My Turn: The enemy among us

The following remarks were delivered on the House floor by Congressman Tom McClintock on June 15 Mr. Speaker: The terrorist attack on Orlando should bring into sharp focus the growing threat our nation faces from Islamic terrorism. Although Islam is a religion, it is often accompanied by a poisonous political ideology that is antithetical to […]

No Comment / July 06, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Wander to Wonderland

It’s time to go back down the rabbit hole with Alice and enter a land filled with wild and wacky wonder. Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland, Jr.” shares the classic story of a girl finding her way, and herself. It’s based on Alice’s adventures in “The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass” by Lewis Carroll and still inspires and […]

No Comment / July 05, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Big Brothers Big Sisters earns award

Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County Executive Director Brenda Frachiseur, BBBS board member Josh Morgan, Assemblywoman Beth Gaines and BBBS Development Manager Laurie Heyman, left to right, celebrate the nonprofit's award. Courtesy photo

SACRAMENTO — Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, R- El Dorado Hills, recently named Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County Non-Profit of the Year for Assembly District 6. “I am honored to name Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County as Non-Profit of the Year. The work they have done for the children and community is […]

No Comment / July 04, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »


The El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club competed at the recent Freestyle/Cadet/Jr. Greco CA-USA State Wrestling Championships in Fresno. Competing above is Ricky Mello.

No Comment / June 27, 2016 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

Taz Devils

Mackenzie Buehler gives her all swimming the butterfly last Saturday against Granite Bay. Courtesy photo by Eric Boucher

No Comment / June 27, 2016 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

Soroptimists give back to community

Grant givers and recipients pose for a photo at the Soroptimist event held earlier this month. Courtesy photo

Soroptimist International of Cameron Park and El Dorado Hills held its annual Grant Awards night on June 16 at Sierra Vista Bank. This year more than $10,000 was awarded to 10 non-profit organizations to support critical needs in the community. The recipients were selected by all 15 club members using a specific, time-tested process. “I only wish we […]

No Comment / June 27, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

ADVNC lacrosse plays up, comes up big

TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS top row from left: Cooper Gravlin, Anderson Marks, Jake Engelken, Matt Salone, Brad Davito, Elliot Himan, Walker Yarbrough, Gavin Beadle, Ryan Carpenter, Ben Juarez, Everett Hayes. Bottom row from left: Zach Russell, Ben Mazure, Matt Fowler, Kabe Teague, Julian Dardano, Brandon Wamsley, Ryan Rodgers, Jace Foddrill, Spenser Cova. Courtesy photo

More than 100 elite club lacrosse teams traveled to the Sierra Nevada mountains over the June 16-19 weekend to endure rain, wind and sun to compete in the annual North Lake Tahoe Summit Lacrosse Classic. For the second consecutive year, the boys 2019 ADVNC club lacrosse team, which includes six Oak Ridge High School freshman […]

No Comment / June 27, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Read More »