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Chartraw sentenced

A former El Dorado Hills man who pleaded guilty to a multimillion-dollar wire fraud involving the supposed sale of precious metal-laden bars was sentenced to more than four years in prison and nearly $3 million in restitution on Aug. 29. After victims submitted many letters discussing the impacts of Daniel Chartraw’s actions, United States District Judge […]

2 Comments / September 03, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

One last brew

The El Dorado Hills Firefighters Association presents the Wine, Cheese and Brew grand finale on beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7. For 50 years, El Dorado Hills residents and guests have enjoyed this annual fundraiser, which began as a small event catering to about 50 people and bloomed into a can’t miss party with […]

No Comment / September 01, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Local woman’s car hit by train in North Dakota

GRAND FORKS, ND — On Aug. 27 Grand Fork sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a train colliding with a car, later found to belong to an El Dorado Hills woman. Deputies responded to North Washington Street and 23rd Avenue NE at about 1:14 a.m., according to a press release. They were advised that […]

No Comment / September 01, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Eric Olson

Airman Eric Olson

Air Force Airman Elric A. Olson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

No Comment / August 28, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Andrew Peterson

Army Cadet Andrew C. Peterson has graduated from the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky. The four-week course is a leadership internship for cadets that can lead to the ultimate goal of becoming an Army officer. College students experience and examine the Army without incurring an obligation to serve […]

No Comment / August 27, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Updated: EID responds to candidates statements

Following the forum last week for candidates wanting to serve on the El Dorado Irrigation District Board of Directors, EID was asked to respond to the information provided. Below are the submitted comments. EID officials added that if something was not responded to, that means they either have no comment or will provide a comment […]

5 Comments / August 26, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EID race: Hopefuls debate

Rate increases, debt levels and the long-term financial health of the El Dorado Irrigation District dominated a panel discussion last Wednesday. Sponsored by the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills, the panel features EID Board of Directors candidates Greg Prada, Dr. Dale Coco and Jake Flesher. Candidate Richard Englefield was absent due to another commitment. […]

No Comment / August 26, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »