‘Give Where You Live’ — bringing people, local non-profits together

With so many important and worthy causes all over the world, how does one choose which ones to benefit? How do you and when you do start? The answer is: Start where you live and do it on May 6. Tuesday, May 6, is National Day of Giving and the El Dorado Community Foundation has […]

April 30, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

Cameron Park Crime Watch: April 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: No joke April 1: A Cambridge Road HOA reported the theft of several cement blocks from a retaining wall. Bad influence April 3: Special enforcement detail officers arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession […]

May 06, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: April 24-30

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Pants grab April 24: Deputies arrested a 23-year-old man who allegedly stole another man’s pants, which contained cash and credit cards, on Post Street. The items were returned to the victim. Burgled April 24: A vehicle burglary was reported on Francisco Drive. Bad influence […]

May 07, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

DA investigator testifies in Nutting trial

The afternoon part of the Supervisor Ray Nutting trial on April 29 saw a district attorney’s investigator take to the stand to show how the case against Nutting progressed. Before the investigator was called, one more witness testified about giving money to Nutting for bail: general engineering contractor Doug Veerkamp. Veerkamp told co-prosecutor Pete Williams […]

May 06, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

Trial turns toward money used for Nutting’s bail

Testimony on April 29 of the Supervisor Ray Nutting trial focused on money used to pay for bail. The first witness of the day was Katherine “Kitty” Miller, Nutting’s personal assistant. On May 28, 2013, she said she walked into Nutting’s office, where he was on the phone attempting to secure money for bail as […]

May 06, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

Hometown Hero: Austin Salomon

Air Force Airman 1st Class Austin P. Salomon graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four […]

June 03, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Girl Scout brings library to her neighborhood

Waterford residents were greeted with a surprise at their annual Easter egg hunt on April 6 at Waterford Park. Sarah Lundell unveiled a Little Free Library she built and filled with books to earn her Girl Scout Silver Award. A Little Free Library is a kiosk where anyone may stop by and pick up a book […]

May 07, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,