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Rolling Hills Middle School hits impressive API score

School celebrates a 20 point gain over last year’s performance index  Rolling Hills Middle School’s Bengal Tigers faculty and students are roaring with pride over the recent release of statewide Academic Performance Index scores that showed the 1,000-student middle school easily surpassed the 900 level for the first time. The state API measures the year-over-year […]

No Comment / September 23, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Mittelman murder trial: Ex-wife’s autopsy results revealed

A litany of health problems threatened a premature end to the life of Valerie Rita Mittelman. But it was a single gunshot wound to the head that ultimately killed the 63-year-old El Dorado Hills woman on June 17, 2010. El Dorado County jurors Tuesday learned that Valerie Mittelman suffered only one injury on the evening […]

No Comment / September 23, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Trial begins for El Dorado Hills man in ex-wife’s death

Steven Howard Mittelman, according to prosecutors, had too many women in his life. In addition to sharing a small El Dorado Hills apartment with his wife, Gale Mittelman, 56, also lived with his ex-wife, 63-year-old Valerie Rita Mittelman. But Mittelman also had a blossoming relationship with a third woman — one prosecutors say he kept […]

No Comment / September 22, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Head to El Dorado Hills for spooktacular fun

 The public is invited to “saunter in” to a 2,600-square foot Old West Ghost Town created in the “New Orleans” building of El Dorado Hills Town Center. A team of more than 25 volunteers have spent three months designing, building and decorating the amazing venue, which includes extravagant moving props such as a crumbling mine shaft […]

No Comment / September 22, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Marshall Medical Center unaffected by nursing strikes

Marshall Medical Center, headquartered in Placerville, is not and will not be affected by the current nursing strike affecting at least 34 Kaiser and Sutter locations statewide, officials announced today. “Marshall would like to recognize the exceptional nursing and clinical staff working at Marshall, who provide our patients compassionate care day and night,” states a press […]

No Comment / September 21, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Sportsmans & Outdoor Expo returns to fairgrounds

After a big turn out last year and much praise, it looks like the Gateway to the Sierra Sportsmans & Outdoor Expo at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds is turning into an annual fall tradition. The three-day event, slated Sept. 30 through Oct. 2, brings together more than 4,000 sportsmen, women and their families from all over […]

No Comment / September 21, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Run for Courage race on Oct. 8

The second annual Run For Courage 5/10K race will take place on Saturday, Oct. 8, in Folsom. Around the globe, millions of children suffer at the hands of captors and abusers in the $32 billion-plus “industry” known as sex trafficking. In the United States officials estimate that as many as 300,000 children are trafficked each year. California […]

No Comment / September 21, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »