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What a view …. journey complete

The views around the Tahoe Rim Trail are spectacular, as El Dorado Hills hiker Shawn Burton found out on his journey. He finished the 167-mile hike in 13 days. Courtesy photo

This is the third and final installment of hiker Shawn Burton’s journal as he hiked the Tahoe Rim Trail last month. Oct. 13 One-hundred and eighteen miles complete, 49 miles to go. It’s been great getting to spend time with my brother. Today we hiked through the heart of Desolation Wilderness. We started out walking past Lake […]

2 Comments / November 20, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Soccer Club completes first All-Star Jamboree

Young players play in the All-Star Jamboree. Courtesy photo

The El Dorado Hills Soccer Club hosted its first All-Star Jamboree for more than 150 U7 and U8 girls and boys earlier this month, giving the club’s younger players who show a strong desire to improve their skills a venue in which to compete with similar players. “We wanted to create the All-Star Jamboree for […]

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Bay Delta conservation plan threatens future of Folsom Lake

All Californians have a stake in the outcome of efforts to solve our water crisis and ensure continuous, reliable water supplies for the entire state. Unfortunately, the water proposal that was recently discussed at the State Capitol, more commonly known as the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, would impose upon our region a one-sided solution that […]

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Lady Trojans lacrosse can’t be beat

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The El Dorado Hills Lady Trojans Fall Lacrosse team went undefeated this season. The girls, ages 11 to 13,played in elite tournament teams from throughout Southern and Northern California, sending every opponent home with a loss. They recently received a special invitation to play in the western regions largest and most competitive lacrosse tournament — […]

No Comment / November 19, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Hotspur players bring home the gold

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The U14 El Dorado Hills Hotspur competitive soccer team recently won the Fall League Norcal Gold title, after beating nine teams from Northern California. The team secured the title with a win over American River Soccer, 4-1, on Sunday, Nov. 17. The U14 Boys team finished the season with seven wins, two ties and zero […]

No Comment / November 18, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

What a view …

Shawn Burton stands by one of the many mountain lakes he passed during his Tahoe Rim Trail hike. Courtesy photo

Editor’s note: This the second part of El Dorado Hills hiker Shawn Burton’s journal as he hiked the Tahoe Rim Trail last month. Oct. 11 Ninety-eight miles complete, 69 miles to go. Day 8 was a relatively easier day compared to others since we only hiked 11 miles and ascended 1,500 feet. Although, if I […]

No Comment / November 18, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Serrano Men’s Book Club gives back to library

El Dorado Hills Librarian Carolyn Brooks holds up the donation made by the Serrano Men's Book Club. Courtesy photo

By Morgan Storm Serrano Country Club Members of the Serrano Men’s Book Club made a $6,150 donation to El Dorado Hills Librarian Carolyn Brooks last week. This was the fifth annual donation by the Serrano Men’s Book Club and was coordinated by book club members Wendell Kuykendall and Phil Benner. The donation is designated to […]

No Comment / November 17, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »