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Millie Smith

Cinco de Mayo luncheon Another big party was a great success! The event was sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Council and the County’s Senior Nutrition Lunch Program. The strolling mariachi band was very festive and many nice prizes were given away. Local merchants who donated gift cards included: Raley’s, Nugget, Safeway and Big […]

Comments Off / May 20, 2011 | Posted in Commentary,Featured Stories | Read More »

Cameron Park CSD Director Rich Green resigns

Rich Green

In a surprise move, Richard Green resigned from the Cameron Park Community Services District Board of Directors at the board’s meeting on Wednesday, May 18. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, and before the board adopted the evening’s agenda Green said he would like to say something. He then stood up and read a prepared statement, […]

Comments Off / May 19, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Knight offers Mormon Island cemetery solution

John Knight

District 1 county Supervisor John Knight is offering a plan that may allow the Mormon Island Relocation Cemetery’s resident souls to rest in peace, in the wake of newly born publicity over an offensive, racial slur. In a May 13 letter to his colleagues on the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors, Knight outlines a […]

1 Comment / May 19, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Show brings classic cars to Cameron Park

Get your classic car fix at the 13th annual Foothill Cruiser Car Show, June 11, at Christa McAuliffe Park in Cameron Park. The fun event includes all the classic cars anyone could hope for, live music, a vintage fashion contest, a kids play zone, food and arts & craft vendors, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The kids zone […]

1 Comment / May 19, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Cameron Park kid mashes competition


PITTSBURGH — Forget making mashed potatoes with hand-held mashers and conventional methods. Instead, what’s the most inventive and fun way you could mash real chunks of potatoes? Ore-Ida Steam n’ Mash, the brand of frozen potatoes that offers homemade mashed potatoes without the hassle, turned to parents and kids across the country for drawings of their […]

Comments Off / May 18, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Hwy. 50 construction to wrap up this fall

The El Dorado County Department of Transportation expects construction on the $27.7 million median widening of U.S. 50 thorough El Dorado Hills to be completed in fall 2011. Completion of the 4-mile long project will add carpool lanes in each direction of U.S. 50 from the county line to Bass Lake Road, widen Latrobe Road […]

Comments Off / May 17, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Enroll in Rescue’s educational programs

The Rescue Union School District announces the availability of three innovative educational programs for 2011-12. These learning opportunities include Transitional Kindergarten programs at Lakeview, Jackson and Green Valley elementary schools, a K-2 Montessori program at Rescue Elementary School, and a K-5 Visual and Performing Arts program at Jackson Elementary School. All programs are offered at […]

Comments Off / May 17, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »