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School district providing summer meals

Summertime is a time to play hard but it is also a time to remember to eat right. To make sure good nutrition remains a priority all summer long — and students will return to school in the fall healthy, sharp and ready to learn — the Rescue Union School District will again sponsor the […]

No Comment / May 28, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Give Where You Live a success

After months of planning, coordinating and preparation, the El Dorado Community Foundation in partnership with the El Dorado County Office of Education, launched the first Give Where You Live event in El Dorado County. This one-day event was staged to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of community foundations throughout the nation and designed to showcase each […]

No Comment / May 28, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

White on White Gala to benefit cancer patients

Plans are under way for the White on White Gala at the Manzanita Kitchen in Diamond Springs on Sunday, June 1, 4 to 6:30 p.m. White represents all colors of the rainbow, and on this day, we will acknowledge all types of cancer, honoring those who have been diagnosed with the disease and remembering those […]

No Comment / May 27, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Legal limbo for Nutting: Supes delay action agenda two weeks

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors met in closed session with legal counsel May 20 to discuss whether District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting was “suspended from the office of county supervisor by operation of law” because of jury verdicts on May 14, stated a prepared statement from the Chief Administrative Office. Nutting was found […]

No Comment / May 23, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Rescue school district ready to buy Bass Lake

The Board of Trustees for the Rescue Union School District voted unanimously (5-0) to proceed with the purchase of the Bass Lake Property from the El Dorado Irrigation District for the sum of $300,000 during the board’s general meeting on May 13. “The Bass Lake Property includes approximately 57 acres of land and Bass Lake,” […]

No Comment / May 19, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Go ‘blue’ at EDH farm

Blueberry picking is fun for all ages. Courtesy photo

Three to four weeks a year are optimal for blueberry picking at one El Dorado Hills farm — a short window to gather those “blue jewels” as owners Mike and Janet Suttles like to call their cherished crop at Once in a Blue Moon Berries. Now in its fifth season, the one-acre blueberry farm nestled […]

No Comment / May 19, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Updated: Bodies found in Folsom Lake

El Dorado County sheriff’s officials announced that searchers have found the bodies of all four men who went missing after a May 10 Folsom Lake boating accident. The deceased were identified as Toby Strauch, 54; Gerald Jacobs, 53; and James Andrew Strauch, 47; and Jon Smith, 48.James Andrew Strauch was found on May 16, Jacobs […]

No Comment / May 19, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »