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Billingsley’s bullets: T-shirt love at first sniff

Have you read or heard about pheromone parties? Before the party, you ask those invited to bring a slept-in T-shirt that will be smelled by other party attendees. After smelling the T-shirts, you pick your partner, the one whose T-shirt smell you like the best. These parties give smelly T-shirts a whole new image. Instead […]

No Comment / December 02, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

A dose of Dan: California dreaming — Can our state be great again?

A handful of news reports over this past week got me thinking about the fate of the Golden State, and specifically whether California, once the jewel of the country in terms of innovation, education and infrastructure, could be great again. No matter which side of the political fence you sit, everyone can agree California is […]

No Comment / December 02, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

We love our new tree

EDITOR: On behalf of El Dorado Hills seniors, and the community at large, we would like to thank El Dorado Hills Fire Foundation members and El Dorado County’s Grounds Division for facilitating the planting of a new redwood tree at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center. Working collaboratively, the Firefighters Foundation purchased the large redwood […]

No Comment / November 29, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Publisher’s ink: Fiscal cliff-hanger looms as parties posture

Richard Esposito

Just when you thought it was safe to resume normal life after the election, we’re now facing what could be a crisis of epic proportion. The countdown to the nation’s “fiscal cliff” is winding down. The “fiscal cliff” is what we’ll fall over if the Bush tax cuts don’t get extended and automatic spending cuts […]

No Comment / November 21, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Senior News: November

Millie Smith

Christmas party Christmas will be here before you know it. Our annual Christmas party will be held on Friday, Dec. 7, at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District gym on Harvard Way. It is sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Support Council, the EDHCSD and the Senior Nutrition Lunch program. Doors open at […]

No Comment / November 21, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

How healthy do you want to be?

By Dr. Steven Long Shhhh … Can you hear it? It is quietly robbing you of energy, robbing you of your metabolism, robbing you of your life’s potential. It is called the “Silent Killer.” We all know about it. We all have it but what can we do about it. It is STRESS! Your body’s […]

No Comment / November 14, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Billingsley’s bullets: Do not recognize your age

There is no doubt in my mind that you need to quit thinking about your age after you turn 50. Thinking about your age automatically creates limitations you never thought about before you became 50 years old. • Those who obsess about “turning old” always talk about their age and use their age as an […]

No Comment / November 13, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »