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Snowline Hospice brings out the dresses

For the first time, Snowline Hospice’s Folsom store will host on a Homecoming Dress Event. This event will be similar to the annual Prom event that Snowline puts on in February, but features dresses for Homecoming. Each Homecoming dress will be offered at a bargain price of only $20 with a student ID card and […]

No Comment / September 15, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Casablanca in the Hills helps children in crisis

Too often the tiny voices crying out during the horror created by drug and alcohol abuse in the family home are never heard, and the vicious cycle continues as the children grow into adults with problems that plague society and ruin what could have been productive lives. In El Dorado County, an organization with a stellar lineup of […]

No Comment / September 15, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured Stories | Read More »

Oak Ridge students ‘tackle hunger’

ORHS ASB students stand with principal Paul Burke (back center) and leaders from Rolling Hills Church and the Food Bank of El Dorado County. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

Oak Ridge students spent last week spreading the message that people in our own community do, indeed, need help getting food on a daily basis. At halftime during Friday night’s football game against the Rocklin Thunder, the students’ three-day efforts in partnership with Rolling Hills Christian Church paid off when they presented a check for […]

1 Comment / September 09, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Go for a run and ‘Make the Grade’

Calling all runners, walkers and families who want to help local schools: Registration is now open for third annual Making the Grade Run for Education on Sunday, Sept. 22. This fun and festive family event at the El Dorado Hills Golf Course (bottom of Serrano Parkway in El Dorado Hills) will offer something for everyone – […]

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

Buckeye trustee needed

Governing Board member Karen Randall has resigned her seat from the Buckeye Union School District. At its regular meeting on Aug. 21, the Buckeye Union School District Governing Board decided to fill this vacancy by making a provisional appointment. The board also approved the vacancy timeline and process, which included establishing a Paper Screening Committee […]

No Comment / September 04, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Go back in time at Antique Peddlers’ Fair

Antique enthusiasts from Northern and Central California are invited to the Folsom Historic District Association’s 46th Fall Antique Peddlers’ Fair from 8 a.m. (or come early and bring a flashlight) to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, on Historic Sutter Street, rain or shine. Thousands of shoppers will fill the four-block Historic District for this popular regional […]

No Comment / September 04, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

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 »