Sutter Medical Center Foundation adds to board

SACRAMENTO —  Sutter Medical Center Foundation recently announced the addition of several new community members to its Board of Trustees, including two El Dorado Hills residents — Shahnaz Van Deventer and Sanjay Varshney “We are excited to welcome these new board members to the Sutter Medical Center Foundation board. They bring knowledge of our community and great enthusiasm to […]

April 01, 2015 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Genius at work: Golden Hills students earn bronze at Science Olympiad

Golden Hills School students brought home an impressive third place team trophy from the Sacramento Elementary Science Olympiad tournament recently held at Mira Loma High School in Sacramento. The Science Olympiad, which celebrates its 31st anniversary this year, is one of the largest and oldest science competitions in the country. Golden Hills School students in third through sixth grade […]

April 01, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Community Park turns 25; celebration to last all year

Community Park turns the big 25 in June and the El Dorado Hills Community Services District has planned monthly events with that number in mind to commemorate the silver anniversary. This Saturday, April 4, 25,000 eggs will be hidden at the park for the annual Spring Egg Hunt, which begins at 10 a.m. sharp. Later this month, […]

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EID keeps water rights discussions flowing

Residents urged the El Dorado Irrigation District board to “stay the course” in pursuing additional water rights at its March 23 meeting. At issue is an El Dorado County Water and Power Authority project that could gain the right to an additional 40,000 acre-feet of water currently stored in Sacramento Metropolitan Utility District reservoirs. Recently, some El Dorado County supervisors and […]

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Supes workin’ on the railroad

El Dorado County supervisors denied a proposal by the Placerville & Sacramento Valley Railroad to extend its excursion train trips to 30 but approved two special excursion events. A charter trip for the local California Native Plant Society will be allowed to run within the next month or so, and the group’s Summer Breeze Extras […]

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State Fair seeks the best California cheese

SACRAMENTO — The California State Fair is now accepting entries for its annual Commercial Cheese competition to be held May 20. California cheese producers continue to stimulate California’s economy by creating more than 440,000 jobs and $63 billion in economic activity. Submitting entries through our online system makes it easy for you to be part of […]

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EDH Crime Watch: March 21-25

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Popped March 21: Someone punctured a vehicle’s tires while the car was parked on Embarcadero Drive. Robbed March 21: An unidentified man stole approximately $1,6000 from a Town Center business’ cash register. Private property March 21: Deputies cited a 17-year-old boy in Beatty Drive […]

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