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Ready for a swingin’ Saturday?

Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and El Dorado Hills Community Services District will co-host the popular Saturday Night in the Park from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24. The event showcases local businesses and organizations in a fun setting and typically draws 4,000 to 5,000 residents. It promises to deliver the best […]

No Comment / August 06, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Local Scouts tour the East Coast treasures

Scouts look on at the changing of the guard at the Tomb of  the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. Courtesy photo

By Will Leszinske Boy Scouts from El Dorado Hills recently toured the East coast before the National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. The four-day tour, started at 4 a.m., when we arrived at the Sacramento International Airport. From there we headed to Philadelphia. As a troop, we saw a lot of cool things in […]

No Comment / August 05, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Nutting, Pierson conflicts continue

El Dorado County District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting may have more conflicts of interest to explain, according to District Attorney Vern Pierson. “Last week our office discovered that District 2 Supervisor Nutting applied to be certified for Public Housing (Section 8), Housing and Urban Development as a landlord for property he owns in El Dorado […]

1 Comment / August 05, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Jeff Warshaw leaves Marina, search for new principal on

The 800 students and staff at Marina Village Middle School call themselves ohana, the Hawaiian word for family. But the Mustangs family has lost its leader; principal Jeff Warshaw announced July 15 he’d be leaving his post after six years to return to his native Southern California. Warshaw started his new job as principal in […]

No Comment / August 05, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Group donates pet oxygen masks to Folsom

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FOLSOM — Folsom firefighters now have a tool that could save a pet’s life in the event of a home fire – specially designed pet oxygen masks.  The masks allow firefighters to give oxygen to pets suffering from smoke inhalation when they are rescued from fires. The pet masks were donated by Invisible Fence of California […]

No Comment / July 31, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Special kitten adoption event Aug. 4

In response to an especially busy kitten season, El Dorado County animal groups are joining together to host a special kitten adoption event for the community. During the event, all kittens will be available for adoption for half-price (only $40). The event will be held on Sunday, Aug. 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. […]

No Comment / July 30, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Jacob Starr brings Japanese customs home

When Jacob Starr enters a home he instinctively takes off his shoes. He also can’t seem to stop bowing and don’t get him started on his frustrations that local cable companies don’t carry many amine programs. Though unusual in America, this behavior is perfectly normal in Japan where Starr, 19, spent the last nine months […]

No Comment / July 29, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »