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Fluke mishap injures Ponderosa swimmer

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Ponderosa High swimmer Zachary Pickett suffered a serious injury days before the start of the 2012-13 school year, leaving a void on the Shingle Springs’ campus. Lifeguarding at Cameron Park Lake, the junior class president simply ran into the water and dove in to cool off, according to his dad Tod. Tragically, Zachary struck an unseen […]

No Comment / August 29, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

CPCSD invites residents to mouth-watering barbecue, new classes

EVENT Grill’n and Chill’n Come out and enjoy a day filled with delicious barbecue, live music, kids zone and amazing company at the Grill’n and Chill’n event, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15. This family friendly event will feature many different crafters, exhibitors, vendors and, most importantly, a backyard amateur barbecue competition. […]

No Comment / August 29, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

GM getting new contract

The Cameron Park Community Services District Board of Directors is renegotiating General Manager Mary Cahill’s employment contract. The current contract expires Sept. 30. Cahill has served as general manager since October 2011. When hired she was paid $85,500. In April she received a $5,000 raise. Her current contract calls for the district to pay 4 […]

No Comment / August 20, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: August

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Royal pain Aug. 1: Vandals struck on Royal Park Drive. Got it back Aug. 1: A 40-year-old woman reported her cell phone stolen on Cameron Park Drive. She later recovered the phone. Chase them down Aug: 2: A Chasen Drive resident reported a burglary. […]

No Comment / August 10, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

Carjacker thwarted in Cameron Park

El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputies, CHP and a CHP helicopter responded to a report of a car jacking on Durock Road Monday morning. The report came from victim Tania Nichols of Cameron Park, who called 911 from the Clean Wash Shingle Springs car wash, a press release from the Sheriff’s Office stated. Nichols and her […]

No Comment / August 09, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

A path to success

Spencer Orofino has left a path for Blue Oak Elementary School students and faculty to use for many years to come. A member of Boy Scouts Troop No. 193, Spencer earned his Eagle Scout badge earlier this summer by completing a beautification project at the school, building a pathway at the north end of campus. In […]

No Comment / August 02, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Summer is salad season

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Summer is a time for salads. Summer is a time for lighter meals. Those facts became more apparent after a call from Michelle Schanel, owner and chef at The Snooty Frog in Cameron Park’s Burke Junction, regarding exactly that and her solution. “It is becoming more common during the summer months for people to ask […]

No Comment / July 31, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »