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Cameron Park Barbershop is a cut above

PERFECT CUT — Wesley J. De Young, 85, seated, gets his hair cut by barber Paul Raioche at the Cameron Park Barber Shop while patrons behind the pair also get a trim. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Andy and Barney didn’t drop in, but the stream of customers walking past the red-and-white barber’s pole and into the Cameron Park Barbershop could have come straight from Mayberry. It’s that kind of place, where friends and neighbors meet to chat about the weather, sports and current news events and come up with solutions to […]

No Comment / January 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos | Read More »

Rare aircraft get a new life

Carol and Chuck Wahl restore rare WWII warbirds at their shop in Cameron Park.
Photos by John Poimiroo

Inside a “sea blue” metal building beside the Cameron Park Airport, 15 craftsmen restore U.S. Navy WWII warbirds that truly are the “rarest of the rare.” Currently being restored at Vultures Row Aviation are a Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber, the bomber that won the battle of Midway; a Curtiss SB2C Helldiver, the Navy bomber […]

No Comment / January 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: January 2015

The following information comes from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Theft Jan. 1: A burglary was reported on Gailey Circle. Taken Jan. 5: An elderly couple reported items stolen from the Ponte Morino Drive apartment. Bad influence Jan. 5: Deputies arrested a person suspected of being under the influence of a controlled substance on Ponte Morino […]

No Comment / January 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

EDMT actors ‘Singin’ in the Rain’

El Dorado Musical Theatre will present “Singin’ in the Rain,” Feb. 20 through March 1,  at the Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom. You remember the plot. You love the characters. You know “the song.” It’s no less than the stage adaptation of one of the most celebrated and beloved movie musicals of all time. […]

Comments Off / January 28, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Armed robber takes cash, manager’s wallet

A man armed with a pistol robbed a check-cashing store in Cameron Park on Jan. 13, fleeing on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and the assistant manager’s wallet, according to El Dorado County sheriff’s investigators. as of Jan. 28, the unidentified suspect remained at large. The man, who reportedly was unmasked when he […]

Comments Off / January 16, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Sports | Read More »

Hometown Heroes

Army Pfc. Paul D. Berzinas has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition, core values and physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed […]

Comments Off / January 06, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Baby Trevor’s legacy lives on … and saves a life

Angela Kott, left, traveled with Matt Lenzi to Stanford to offer moral support during his stem cell retrieval process. Lenzi, inspired by baby Trevor Kott's story, joined the stem cell registry and was a match for an unknown recipient in the United States. Courtesy photo

Swim team brought the Kott and Lenzi families together six years ago, but it was baby Trevor Kott’s story that bonded the two families for life. Trevor was diagnosed with congenital acute myeloid leukemia soon after birth in 2006 and died when he was only six months old because a bone marrow match for him […]

Comments Off / January 04, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »