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Huge lead disappears for El Dorado Hills All Stars

A blowout victory was in the making Monday night at Jeff Mitchell Field for the El Dorado Hills 10/11s Little League All Stars baseball team against Woodcreek. El Dorado Hills exploded for eight runs in the first inning alone, a good sign, before Woodcreek slowly tallied three runs in the first three innings followed by […]

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Animal Outreach competes for ASPCA/Rachael Ray grant

DIAMOND SPRINGS — An El Dorado County animal shelter has qualified to compete for $100,000 and other monetary grants from the ASPCA/Rachael Ray Foundation $100K Challenge, thanks to more than 14,000 votes from supporters over a 12-day period. Animal Outreach of the Mother Lode ranked 15th out of 104 shelters nationwide, competing with some of the […]

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San Juan Lightning ’99 Blue wins Cal Cup

San Juan Soccer Club’s U14 Boys Lightning ’99 Blue soccer team won first place at Cal Cup 2012 on the heels of winning the 2012 NorCal Spring League Region 6-7-8 title. Lightning ’99 Blue consists of players from El Dorado Hills, Folsom and the Sacramento area, as well as attracting players from as far out […]

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Thunder rolls over competition

The El Dorado Hills Soccer Club’s U12 Girls Competitive Team Thunder kicked the competition at the CUFA Tahoe soccer tournament, June 23 & 24, brining home the championship trophy. On Saturday Thunder tied the Folsom Phenoms in a 1-1 match, then went on to beat Southern California’s Burbank Red Machine 01s, 3-1. Sunday started with semi-finals and Thunder […]

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Six Eagles honored

By Charlene McDonald They called themselves the “Eagle Patrol:” The name would turn out to be prophetic. Six young men — Alexander Adams, Evan Hoyt, Cameron Hoyt, Devin McDonald, Ashish Nag and Kees Vanderwyk — were honored Sunday at Lakehills Covenant Church for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouting. […]

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Town Center’s Fireworks Jubilee lights up the night Tuesday

Don’t miss live music, delicious chili and a spectacular fireworks show at the third annual Fireworks Jubilee at El Dorado Hills Town Center. The patriotic fun will run from 6 to 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3. Events at this crowd-pleasing jubilee include Radio Disney’s Rockin’ Road Show and bounce houses for the little ones, live […]

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Tasmanian Devils attack Sharks

The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils defeated the Sierra Sharks 422-367 on Saturday, June 23, at the Cameron Park Community Services District Pool. In a run of 19 regular season meets between the neighboring clubs, the Taz swam away with their sixth straight victory. Leading up to the competition, coaching staff for both teams prepared […]

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