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Crib notes: If only we could bottle them up

Julie Samrick

The new school year marks parenting milestones for many of us. Some may be preparing for a quieter house once their teen heads off to college, while others may still be in the thick of it all. There are the transitions to middle school, high school and in our house we have a kindergartener. But […]

No Comment / August 08, 2011 | Posted in Commentary,Featured Stories | Read More »

A town with a plan?

This is the second part of a two-part guest column submitted by Preserve EDH members. By Patrick Ronan El Dorado Hills is at a crossroad. Several projects currently being considered by the planning commission would drastically alter the character of our town. Will the residents of El Dorado Hills remain silent while developers attempt to […]

No Comment / August 06, 2011 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

The CSD needs to remember its mission

EDITOR: Often innocuous concerns like a foul ball at a Little League game seems limited to those for who it impacts, and that makes for a boring read. The reality is an errant foul ball isn’t prejudiced towards just observers of a Little League baseball game. In my eight years of watching my children play El […]

No Comment / July 29, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Preserving our future

By Shelly Ronan  This is part one of a two-part guest column provided by Preserve EDH members. Eight years ago my family and I fell in love with El Dorado Hills, its rolling hills, small town feel and community spirit. Our only concern in purchasing our home was the future plans of the undeveloped land […]

No Comment / July 29, 2011 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Town Center West — let’s keep talking

EDITOR: I believe all of us adjoining neighbors would love to see a beautiful development in the Town Center West area come to be. However, we are all a little skeptical and on edge after we discovered the application for a  Home Improvement warehouse store that the developer tried to put in our back yard […]

No Comment / July 27, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Senior news

Millie Smith

Cool down at the Senior Center I hope all of you are enjoying our great summer weather that we have waited so long for. I volunteer for the El Dorado Hills Senior Nutrition lunch program at the Senior Center and would like to see more of you come and enjoy the delicious lunch. We have […]

No Comment / July 22, 2011 | Posted in Commentary,Featured Stories | Read More »

He should have been thanked

EDITOR: Regarding the letter to the editor, “What happened to community policing?’ I am always outraged when I hear stories like this. Larry Ayers should have been thanked for taking control and stepping up to the plate especially because he was trained in this sort of thing. He very well may have saved a life […]

No Comment / July 18, 2011 | Posted in Letters to the Editor | Read More »