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Hometown hero: Darren Satterfield

Airman Darren Satterfield

Air Force Airman Darren C. Satterfield 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 / September 25, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Development discussion coming up; ballot measures planned

When the Board of Supervisors  hosted a workshop to discuss growth in the county so many people turned out, Supervisor Ron Briggs opened the meeting with a joke about calling the fire marshal. “The room was overflowing,” said Ellen Van Dyke of the Green Valley Alliance, a coalition of local residents concerned about easing congestion […]

No Comment / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EID candidate, Division 4: Jake Flesher wants to reduce the debt

Jake Flesher

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 4 is Jake Flesher, 39. His campaign website is jake4eidratepayers.com. A resident of El Dorado Hills, Flesher received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his law degree from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific. He previously worked as a deputy district attorney […]

No Comment / September 23, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Apple co-founder Wozniak coming to Sac

SACRAMENTO — A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. Sacramento Speakers Series, the pre-eminent lecture presenter in the capital region, opens its 2013-14 season with the visionary inventor, engineer and computer programmer. Steve Wozniak will speak at Sacramento Community […]

No Comment / September 22, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Francisco Drive closing for construction

The El Dorado County Community Development Agency – Transportation Division will implement full daytime closures of both directions of Francisco Drive between El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Embarcadero Drive/Cambria Way. Francisco Drive will be closed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 24, and between the […]

No Comment / September 17, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Run for Courage expands, readies for Folsom race

Run for Courage participants stretch before the start of the 2012 race. This year's race will take place in Folsom on Saturday, Sept. 28. Courtesy photo

Most people are shocked to discover girls as young as 10 are sold for sex every day in the United States. Officials estimate 100,000 to 300,000 American children are exploited each year in this $32 billion industry, and worldwide the number is close to 1.2 million. Pimps use violence and coercion to force these young girls […]

No Comment / September 16, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EID candidate, Division 4: Dr. Coco focused on solutions

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 4 is Dr. Dale Coco, 67. Coco’s campaign website is coco4eid.com. A retired physician who lives in Cameron Park, Coco has a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Southern Methodist University and a doctorate from the University of Texas. He was chief of staff at Barton Memorial Hospital and served […]

No Comment / September 16, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »