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Drunk driving is real and dangerous

EDITOR: On April 23, 2012, an article was published in Village Life about a drunk driving accident that occurred on Francisco Drive. Though this article was informative, there should have been a follow-up piece on drunk driving prevention or a program that’s mission is to stop these accidents. I think the article was left too […]

No Comment / May 04, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Why is this berm here?

EDITOR: There is a berm at the intersection of El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Serrano Parkway on the way up into Serrano. This berm obstructs the view of vehicles entering Serrano Parkway from either side. I have now taken a different route to avoid that intersection.At night all you are seeing is this berm until […]

1 Comment / April 30, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Billingsley’s Bullets: You can trust your eyes

Our eyes and ears allow an awful lot of information into our brain and our heart. This ears and eyes communication-express roars during our awake hours and shapes the way to see our universe. Over the years I have decided to trust my eyes and question what my ears hear when it comes to evaluating […]

No Comment / April 30, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Railroad still an important asset

EDITOR: Soon it will be voting time for the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. We legal citizens have the right to vote and can vote for the person he feels is the best qualified to serve. Even though I’m in my 80s, I have attended several of the BOS meetings and have formed my […]

No Comment / April 25, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

I wish I had …

I’ve spent a lot of time at Oak Ridge High School lately, working on various interesting stories (not trying to finally master geometry). Every time I walk on campus I’m keenly aware that most student are taller than me, but that’s not what catches most of my attention. What really impresses me are the teachers […]

No Comment / April 20, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

A dose of Dan: Where’s your nice gene?

New medical research studies are being announced every day. Some capture our attention more than others, like the recent study that reported drinking alcohol can make us smarter and more creative. Seriously? Other medical research studies scare us and leave us looking for shelter. A recent study that caught my eye focused on why some […]

No Comment / April 20, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Senior News

Spring Fling is right around the corner Our annual party for May 11 will be called Spring Fling. It’s a great time of the year to have a spring party. Spring Fling will be sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Support Council and the Senior Nutrition lunch program. This party will be held in […]

No Comment / April 18, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »