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EDH Crime Watch: Dec. 23-30

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Dec. 23 2:14 a.m. Deputies responded to a call on Kings Canyon Drive. Caller reported an unidentified man tampering with vehicles. Suspect fled prior to deputies’ arrival. Nothing appeared to be missing from vehicles. 10:18 a.m. An Arches Avenue resident reported that someone entered a […]

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Another bone found in ‘skull mystery’ at Folsom Lake

El Dorado County Search and Rescue personnel carefully look along Folsom Lake's shore for any sign of human remains. A human skull was found earlier this year. Courtesy photo

El Dorado County Search and Rescue personnel scoured the shores of Folsom Lake Dec. 20 in the vicinity of where a human skull was found in mid-November, looking for any possible clues as to the origin of the remains. A bone with the ball joint attached was found as a result of the effort by […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: December 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Dec. 1 6 a.m. A burglary was reported on Merrychase Drive. 2:35 p.m. A suspicious person was seen checking building and vehicle doors on Durock Road. 5:20 p.m. Deputies arrested a person on suspicion of public intoxication on Coach Lane. Dec. 2 8:25 p.m. […]

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All About Equine wins ASPCA grant

All About Equine gives abused, neglected and slaughter-bound horses a second chance. The non-profit recently received a $10,000 grant. Photo by Menka Belgal

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals recently announced the winners of the 2015 Help-a-Horse Day celebration contest. All About Equine, an animal rescue organization in El Dorado Hills, was awarded one of three $10,000 grand prize grants. This event was created as a way to provide a national day of recognition […]

Comments Off / December 28, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Serrano Country Club awards first golf scholarships

Serrano's First Tee program hosted the fifth annual California Eagles Invitational at the Serrano Country Club in August. It is the only event the Special Olympics golfers get to play each year. Serrano First Tee created a scholarship program this year and recently announced its first recipients. Courtesy photo

Why don’t more young people learn to play golf? That’s the question the World Golf Foundation asked when it created the national youth service organization The First Tee in 1997, since finding the primary reason is due to a lack of affordable junior golf programs and places that welcome young golfers. Today there are 200 […]

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Court denies Town Center apartment project

The  250-unit Town Center project was recently rejected by the court. Courtesy graphic

“The El Dorado Hills Town Center Apartments project approval has been overturned by the courts, one year after its approval by the Board of Supervisors.” So begins a prepared statement from the group known as Citizens for Sensible Growth in El Dorado Hills released last week. “The court ruling substantiates the public’s claims that the […]

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EID board approves new spending

The El Dorado Irrigation District Board of Directors authorized several projects at its Dec. 14 meeting — the final for the year. Among the big-ticket items were a long list of FERC related projects including those for water temperature monitoring, water quality and noxious weed monitoring coming in at $461,000. The directors also approved $65,000 to design and integrate software applications and […]

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