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Cameron Park woman calls cousin’s train heroics ‘awesome’

Alek Skarlatos, right, was happy to reunite with his mother Heidi Hansen earlier this summer after returning from a deployment to Afghanistan. Skarlatos and friends were awarded France's highest honor Monday for foiling a terrorist attack while traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris. His cousin who lives in Cameron Park said she wasn't surprised by his actions. Courtesy photo

Carmichael native Alek Skarlatos was traveling in Europe with childhood friend Spencer Stone and Anthony Sadler when they became instant heroes to the world. While traveling from Amsterdam to Paris by train the trio’s instincts kicked in when they reportedly heard a gunman loading ammunition in the restroom. Once the man exited, Skarlatos, 22, propelled […]

No Comment / August 25, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Message from the GM

Be sure to enjoy the weather at Cameron Park Lake and the Community Center Aquatic Center. Cameron Park Lake is now offering fishing poles that you can borrow for free.  You must be 18 years or older to check out a pole, but be sure to share this experience with the children. Bait is included. Requirements for use of […]

Comments Off / July 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Summer winds down but CSD programs stay hot

August begins the joy of all those on vacation and school will start soon. Where did summer go? Afternoon last-chance swim lessons start in August and there are other great pool programs offered by the Cameron Park COmmunity Services District. Water Aerobics start at 9 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings and at 6:30 p.m. on is […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: July 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: July 1 8:19 a.m. Vandalism was reported on Robin Lane. 3:52 p.m. Mail theft was reported on Woodleigh Lane. 6:06 p.m. An unidentified man stole a computer from a Green Valley Road business. July 3 6:44 a.m. A Coach Lane motel guest reported that […]

Comments Off / July 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

Shingle Springs woman earns community college board award

Rochelle Franco

Rochelle Franco was recently honored by the California Community College Board of Governors as one of the four 2015 California Community Colleges Classified Employees of the Year. She was selected for recognition out of thousands of community college classified employees from throughout the state. Franco, 43, lives in Shingle Springs and works at Folsom Lake College. She […]

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Message from the GM: July 2015

The weather is heating up and so are the activities at the Cameron Park Community Services District. You have two choices for recreational swimming at the CPCSD — the aquatic center (with water slide) and the Cameron Park Lake swimming lagoon!  The pool is open for public swim on weekdays from 1 to 4 p.m., weekends from […]

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Summer fun in full swing

Want to go camping? Plan an evening with your children or grandchildren at the fourth annual Community Campout at Cameron Park Lake Saturday, July 11, through Sunday, July 12. Bring your camping gear and let Cameron Park Community Services District’s staff take care of the rest. Enjoy a barbecue dinner prepared by CPCSD staff, crafts, campfire […]

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