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EID by the Numbers: Spending

This is part one of a two-part series on EID spending. Part one explores debt service and the operations budget. Part two will examine benefits and capital spending. The El Dorado Irrigation District Board of Directors will hear public comment on four more years of proposed rate increases on March 26, immediately following a 6 […]

Comments Off / March 19, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

El Dorado Hills Town Center hosts Spring Fling

Spring has sprung in El Dorado Hills, and on Saturday, March 31, the Spring Fling extravaganza at El Dorado Hills Town Center is the perfect place for locals to ring in the new season. The family friendly festivities will be held in the heart of Town Center, and will have children 12 and under eggs-static as they […]

Comments Off / March 18, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

People Talk: Where was your childhood park?

 

Comments Off / March 18, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

People Talk: Are you getting spring fever?

Herb Weiss, El Dorado Hills: “I get summer fever. I can’t wait for the pool to open. For now, I lay out in my yard on nice days. I know it’s not good for you but I love it. Bring on the sun!” Madelyn Duke, El Dorado Hills: “Yes. I just feel like getting out in the yard and start […]

Comments Off / March 09, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Ex-DSA prexy charged in embezzling scheme

Retired El Dorado County deputy sheriff Donald Philip Atkinson, 50, of El Dorado Hills was arrested in Nevada Thursday morning on 44 counts of embezzlement, fraud, forgery, perjury, grand theft and theft from an “elder or dependent adult.” Bail was set by Judge Daniel B. Proud at $1 milion, according to the arrest warrant. The […]

Comments Off / March 09, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Attorneys arrested in alleged loan scam

SACRAMENTO — Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced the arrests of the owners and managing attorney of a law firm that took thousands of dollars in up-front loan modification fees for services that were never performed for homeowners, many of whom ended up losing their homes. Gregory Flahive of El Dorado Hills, 39, Cynthia Flahive […]

Comments Off / March 08, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Land use policy changes under way

A team of county managers and planners led by Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Kim Kerr publicly unveiled a package of land use policy updates Tuesday night in El Dorado Hills. Roughly 80 residents turned out, many concerned about growth in El Dorado Hills. Several spoke out against specific proposed projects in their neighborhoods. The county-dubbed […]

Comments Off / March 08, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »