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How healthy do you want to be?

By Dr. Steven Long Shhhh … Can you hear it? It is quietly robbing you of energy, robbing you of your metabolism, robbing you of your life’s potential. It is called the “Silent Killer.” We all know about it. We all have it but what can we do about it. It is STRESS! Your body’s […]

No Comment / November 14, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Cross country: Trojans fall short in final meet

Trojan Jake Zeltner received a medal for his 19th place finish Saturday. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

The 2012 cross country season concluded for Oak Ridge’s cross country teams at the section meet on Nov. 10 at the Willow Hills course in Folsom. The Oak Ridge varsity boys team and varsity girls team placed fourth in their Division 1 races. The top two varsity boys teams (Davis & Woodcreek) and the top three varsity […]

No Comment / November 12, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

El Dorado Hills networking group provides valuable referral business

The Women in Networking group  focuses on growing businesses through relationship networking and giving back to the community. The group meets every Tuesday at Side Bar, 4364 Town Center Blvd., Suite. 124, El Dorado Hills from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Courtesy photo

By Michele Smith Most business owners realize that networking is a valuable marketing effort for their business but are overwhelmed by mass event invitations. A majority of entrepreneurs claim they can go to events every day of the week, which ends up not being a good business strategy. The question then becomes this: Where does […]

No Comment / November 11, 2012 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Time for the Blues and Brews

Vocalist Tia Carroll is often compared to legendary female singers Tina Turner, Koko Taylor and Aretha Franklin. She'll perform with The Red Hot Mamas at the third annuall Blues and Brews event on Nov. 10. Courtesy photo

Attention blues lovers: The blues party of the year returns to El Dorado Hills on Nov. 10. The Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills presents another line up of world-class musicians at its third annual Blues and Brews concert, benefitting the El Dorado Hills Veterans Memorial. The memorial will contain custom crafted monuments, a garden, a […]

No Comment / November 08, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Lake Forest School to honor veterans

Lake Forest Elementary School staff and students invite area veterans to be honored at their Celebration of Freedom assembly on Friday, Nov. 9, from 9 to 10 a.m.in the multi-purpose room at 2240 Sailsbury Drive, El Dorado Hills. Veterans from local Veterans of Foreign Wars posts and friends and relatives of Lake Forest students will be present. […]

No Comment / November 07, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Oak Ridge celebrates Homecoming

Oak Ridge Senior Class President Megan Panero-Eley shows the calss homecoming float a little affection. This year popular Disney/Pixar movies inspire the floats' themes. See them at the Homecoming Parade on Friday, Nov. 2. Courtesy photo

Oak Ridge High School students take their school spirit to a higher level this week to celebrate Homecoming. The community is invited to celebrate with the Trojans at the Nov. 2 Homecoming Parade and the big game later the same day. “I’m looking forward to everything being put together,” said Nicole Sciutto,  activity coordinator of […]

No Comment / October 29, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Trojan runners 2nd at league finals

Trojan Jake Zeltner's seventh place finish was the highest amongst local athletes at the Delta River League Cross Country finals held at Willow Hills Saturday. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

FOLSOM — Excellent weather and great course conditions was the consensus before, during and after the Delta River League held its varsity 5k Cross Country finals Saturday morning at Willow Hills in Folsom. Jesuit won both the boys and girls races. Oak Ridge was second in both while Ponderosa was fourth in the girls run […]

No Comment / October 28, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »