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Day supports Dr. Coco

EDITOR: An open letter to the voters in Cameron Park and southern Serrano in El Dorado Hills: I want to officially endorse and encourage you to vote for Dr. Dale Coco for the Division 4 seat on the EID Board of Directors. Dale has spent his life helping people, from one on one as their […]

1 Comment / October 03, 2013 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Tea Party Patriots endorse Jake Flesher

EDITOR: The Board of Directors of the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills voted on Sept. 3 to endorse Jake Flesher for the EID Division 4 board position.   The board carefully considered the qualifications of the two candidates running for the position and felt that Mr. Flesher’s conservative credentials, business owner experience and […]

No Comment / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Billingsley’s Bullets: Show up or go down

Woody Allen said, “80 percent of success is showing up.” Showing up means I have not given up. I am willing to do whatever I can do to succeed or to help you succeed. • When people show up for you, it means you are not alone. Someone is willing to stand shoulder to shoulder […]

No Comment / September 26, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Senior news: September 2013

Party time! Our next big party, Oktoberfest, will be held on Friday, Oct. 11. Sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Council, the El Dorado Hills Community Services District and the Placerville Senior Nutrition lunch program, the event will be held in the CSD gym on Harvard Way. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Entertainment starts […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Who’s planning EDH growth?

EDITOR: We are having a huge “land use” problem in El Dorado County, and people need to be responding accordingly. Chris Daley wrote a great synopsis of the current Measure Y issue as presented to our Board of Supervisors on Aug. 26 (mtdemocrat.com/news/pro-growth-no-growth-slow-growth-bos-listens-to-public-points/). How many people remember Measure Y? If you are a developer, you […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Tough tree trio

By Brent Dennis Fall is an excellent time to consider planting trees in your yard in advance of the coming winter rainy season. When one desires to achieve a low-maintenance landscape design, the primary backbone and overall structure of the outdoor spaces are usually achieved by the proper selection and placement of trees. In the […]

No Comment / September 19, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Ask a Care Manager: Protecting your savings

Mrs. Hendricks lives alone. All of her children live out of state and visit once a year at Christmas. Mrs. Hendricks values her independence but is suffering from mild memory impairment although she denies it. Once while shopping at a local grocery store, Mrs. Hendricks was approached by a well-dressed gentlemen who told her that […]

1 Comment / September 15, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »