Home » Commentary You are browsing entries filed in “Commentary”

District 1 election

EDITOR: I had the pleasure, with many more community members, to support John Hidahl for District 1 supervisor. It was a true grassroots effort that spoke loudly about who we wanted to represent us in our district. Many community volunteers rallied around the one candidate that will fight the over-development of our region and the […]

No Comment / November 23, 2016 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Senior News: Ready to celebrate the holidays?

The annual Christmas Luncheon is here. Call us now if you haven’t signed up for the Friday, Dec. 2, party at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District gym. Thanks to the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills, our long-standing tradition of serving delicious banana splits will continue. The musical talents of Oak Ridge High School […]

No Comment / November 23, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Publisher’s Ink: The real question is “What went ‘right?'”

The peaceful transition of power has begun. President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met in the Oval Office with both sharing complimentary remarks afterward. Mr. Obama retains the key to the executive washroom until Inauguration Day and Mr. Trump just saved taxpayers $1.6 million by deciding not to take a salary during his term in […]

1 Comment / November 22, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Message from EID: Infrastructure and the CIP, understanding the cost

As 2016 comes to a close the El Dorado Irrigation District continues on a strong path guided by a solid financial plan and sustainable capital improvement program. On Oct 24 the EID Board of Directors approved a 2017–21 capital improvement program that chips steadily away at the many projects necessary to keep EID’s facilities in good condition so […]

No Comment / November 16, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

EDH Library needs support

EDITOR: El Dorado Hills has one of the best libraries in the state. Our library is innovative, informative and a vibrant community asset. One of the reasons our library has become a shining jewel in our community and an example to libraries elsewhere is because of the support of the Friends of the Library organization. […]

No Comment / November 16, 2016 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Ask a Care Manager: Food and the inflammation process

Betty Lynn was diagnosed with arthritis 10 years ago. She didn’t believe in diets and ate pretty much whatever she felt like. Betty enjoyed cereal with sugar, the Sunday doughnut, Chinese food on Friday nights and frozen pizza. Betty wasn’t overweight and by first glance she appeared to be in good shape. Everyone complimented on her physical shape so she […]

No Comment / November 16, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Garden Gurus: Sweet and succulent, not your everyday cake

With the egress of our former Garden Guru, Brent Dennis, I thought an appropriate segue into Terry’s and my succession would be to focus this article on a gardening topic that Brent and I both have our heart-strings in. An item that is a monument of Brent’s impact during his time at El Dorado Hills — Community […]

No Comment / November 09, 2016 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »