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Billingsley’s Bullets: It’s time for a new wife!

Bob Billingsley

My ears are demanding that I marry a new wife! Monika and I recently took hearing tests at Kaiser Hospital. The audiologist informed us that I have a hearing problem in my right ear. I hear low sounds/voices well, but the pitch in Monika’s voice is the most difficult for me to understand. I should […]

Comments Off / July 22, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

EDH farmers market alive and well

EDITOR: This is a reply to the letter from a Jerry Ann Campbell: Ms. Campbell, please return to the Farmers Market at Town Center. All of the hardworking farmers that you admire are there. The “Certified Farmers Market” has been placed at the other side of the Town Center Boulevard. bridge, while the “Vendors Market” […]

1 Comment / July 22, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Farmers Market is gone

EDITOR: Congratulations to the merchants of Town Center in successfully replacing the Farmers Market with a Craft Faire while the sign still states “Farmers Market,” which it is not. Now we can all go else where to buy the fresh produce we thought we would find as usual. These were hard working farmers, many coming […]

Comments Off / July 17, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

A special thank you from El Dorado Hills Florist

We have stood on your steps and rang your doorbells for 24 years. We are the quiet messenger between your friends, family and lovers. Rarely do we need to use Mapquest, knowing your neighborhoods and businesses by heart. We have handed you your wedding bouquets and pinned on your boutonnieres, delivered you some cheer, get […]

Comments Off / July 12, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Solution to high school boundaries issue

EDITOR: With regard to the dilemma that some Serrano residents are facing with high school boundaries, there is a simple, cost saving solution. Instead of three school districts in El Dorado Hills (Rescue, Buckeye and El Dorado Union High School), why not have just one district for our community? We’d be eliminating redundant administration costs […]

Comments Off / July 11, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Celebrating Independence Day in El Dorado Hills

EDITOR: This year on July 3 I attended the Town Center Fireworks Jubilee with my Boy Scout troop. There were thousands of people at the celebration and it looked like they all had fun. Independence Day, or Fourth of July, is a holiday that I think a lot of people misunderstand. For many it is just […]

Comments Off / July 10, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Leave animal rehab to the professionals

EDITOR: Sierra Wildlife Rescue appreciates our rescuers of orphaned or injured wild mammals and birds more than we can say, and we could not do our job without the kind and compassionate members of the public who call us when they find an animal in need. Wild babies, particularly, are adorable and we understand that […]

Comments Off / July 10, 2012 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »