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Cameron Park Crime Watch 2011

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Unexpected find Dec. 31: A woman found a .45 caliber cartridge along Hacienda Road and turned it into the Sheriff’s Department. Thirsty Dec. 30: Deputies responding to a water theft report on Kimberly Road found a 38-year-old woman allegedly under the influence of a […]

No Comment / December 13, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

Blue Devils take the cup

The Blue Devils celebrate their victory in Elk Grove last week. This is the third year in a row the team has brought home the District Cup Soccer Championship. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Blue Devils won the District Cup Soccer Championship for the U14 boys select division on Dec. 9, beating the U14 Boys from Elk Grove Soccer Club 3-1 at Bartholomew Sports Park in Elk Grove. The goals were scored by Sam Miller, Sebastian Gardey and Jack Davidson. In the District Cup Playoffs this year […]

No Comment / December 12, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Lady Trojans take third place at Shoot Out

TROY'S Jenna Klein drives on El Dorado's Liz Danke. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

By Shane Theodore After a tough two-point loss to Lincoln-of-Stockton Friday night in the second-round of the Trojan Toss Up Tournament, the Oak Ridge girls basketball team entered Saturday’s third place game with a mission. “We definitely drew motivation from Friday’s loss. We knew we could have beat (Lincoln-of-Stockton), and we came into today with something to prove,” Oak […]

No Comment / December 12, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Oak Ridge comes through for elementary school

Be Change participants proudly pose with the check Oak Ridge High School presented to Oak Ridge Elementary. Last week's donation drive also brought in canned food and school supplies for the elementary school students. Courtesy photo

Oak Ridge High School students and staff participated in a big way in the Advanced Leadership students’ Be Change donation week events benefitting Oak ridge Elemtnary school in Sacramento. More than $1,500 in donated money was collected as well as 10,000 canned goods and 25 large bags of new and gently used clothing. Most impressively, […]

No Comment / December 09, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

In health: Healthy holidays

By Dr. Steven Long Is it any wonder that the cold and flu season coincides with the holiday season? Are you getting plenty of rest during this time, nourishing your body with well-planned balanced meals? Getting the proper rest? Having only small amounts of sugar or alcohol? Of course not it’s the holidays! It all […]

No Comment / December 09, 2011 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

The Knightly News: Money matters

Supervisor John Knight

By John Knight District 1 supervisor  Fall has arrived and the weather has been perfect to work toward completion of several road projects as I mentioned in my last article. Thank you all for your patience and understanding. Fall is also the final budget time for El Dorado County. The El Dorado Board of Supervisors […]

No Comment / December 05, 2011 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Want to save money? Talk to your pharmacist

By Heather Gregory, R.Ph. In the midst of national discussion about the high cost of health care in America something as simple as talking to your local pharmacist can help you find ways to save on your everyday healthcare costs. Licensed pharmacists are always available to support the community with health and wellness solutions, quick […]

No Comment / December 02, 2011 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »