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Parisian film crew documents local fight against sex trafficking

Vicki Zito, whose daughter was a sex-trafficking victim, talks with the French film crew that came to El Dorado Hills last month. Photo courtesy of RJ Ruby Productions

On Valentine’s Day a French film crew from CANAL+ in Paris came to El Dorado Hills to document the profound impact Run For Courage is having on community awareness and education concerning sex trafficking. Executive Director Ashlie Bryant and Director of Beneficiary Programs Vicki Zito met with the crew to tell the Run For Courage […]

Comments Off / March 03, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

El Dorado Hills Lacrosse U15 Lady Trojans prepare for season kick-off

The El Dorado Hills Lady Trojan U15 lacrosse team is ready to steat a new season. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Lady Trojan U15 lacrosse team will start their season on March 2 at Treasure Island playing top teams from San Jose, San Ramon and Monterey. The U15 Lady Trojans have “worked hard starting in early December conditioning and preparing for this season,” said head coach Bob Davis. “We have a solid […]

2 Comments / February 26, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Track and field: Good opener for Oak Ridge athletes

ELK GROVE — It was a great day of competition despite the weather for the Oak Ridge track and field athletes at the Capital Classic Relays held at Elk Grove High last Saturday. It was cold and windy at the Elk Grove High School track facility but Oak Ridge athletes still turned in many outstanding […]

Comments Off / February 26, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Help Faithful Stewards support Nicaraguan community

Faithful Stewards supports a feeding center as well as educational and professional opportunities for the refugees at Nueva Vida, Nicaragua. Courtesy photo

Faithful Stewards, started by El Dorado Hills couple Alisha and Brandon Mecier in 2006, will once again host its Wine & Desert fundraiser. This year’s event will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, March 1, at Lakehills Church, 7000 Rossmore Lane in El Dorado Hills. Enjoy wine tasting, desserts, live music, El […]

Comments Off / February 24, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Hands off TOT

The Economic Development Advisory Council under the dynamic leadership of attorney Jim Brunello has done yeoman’s work in simplifying any number of regulations — from street standards to modern traffic measurements. And they have plowed an entire mile-square section of General Plan updating and zoning. We applaud that work, though the jury’s still out on the super-duper […]

Comments Off / February 24, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Club wrestlers tackle tourneys

El Dorado Hills club wrestlers had great successes on the mat at recent tournaments. County tournament held at Ponderosa High School: Jerod Horstman (76 pounds), 1st Ricky Eymann (108 pounds), 1st Jackson Redhair (83 pounds), 1st Jack Santina (89 pounds), 1st Taylor Chapman (83 pounds), 3rd Justin Lamson (83 pounds), 4th Mikey Mello (100 pounds), […]

Comments Off / February 17, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Chamber, SEDCorp offer biz classes

The Sierra Economic Development Corporation is proud to partner with the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce in providing affordable business classes to members (at a discount) and the public at large. El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce officials have selected choice classes to be presented in the area taught by experienced instructors conducted by […]

Comments Off / February 13, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »