Soroptimists offer grants to charity groups

What began 10 years ago as a distribution of hard-earned funds to worthy community providers, has blossomed into an annual program by Soroptimist International of Cameron Park/El Dorado Hills. Applications are now available for local non-profit and charitable organizations to submit for our 2013-14 financial grants. This community service organization has provided more than $83,000 […]

April 01, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: March 20-26

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: In the bush March 20: Marijuana and drug paraphernalia was found in a Dunwood Drive bush. Busted March 20: Deputies on Park Drive arrested a 40-year-old man on suspicion of possessing marijuana and possessing marijuana for sale. Possible charges related to child endangerment could […]

April 02, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Cameron Park Crime Watch: March 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Illegal cargo March 1: Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Fairway Drive and during a consented search of the vehicle reportedly found a white crystalline substance. A 36-year-old man as arrested. House full of trouble March 2: Four people at a Cambridge Road home […]

April 01, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Serrano reducing water consumption

Serrano Home Owners Association is reducing its use of recycled water for landscaping by 30 percent and may even reach the 50 percent mark, HOA manager David Sanders told the El Dorado Irrigation District board Monday. That water use reduction is being achieved by using a weather station built with a grant from EID and […]

April 02, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Latrobe annexation moving forward

The El Dorado Hills Fire Department’s annexation of the Latrobe Fire Protection District continues to progress, with the process now in the hands of El Dorado County’s Local Agency Formation Commission. Earlier this year, the El Dorado Hills and Latrobe fire boards voted to proceed with annexation. If all goes as planned, El Dorado Hills would […]

March 26, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

RUSD still in negotiations to buy Bass Lake

The non-partisan group Bass Lake Action Committee’s claim the county could thwart El Dorado Irrigation District’s plan to sell surplus land, including Bass Lake, to Rescue Union School District has been clarified. The county currently owns 41 acres of land near Bass Lake. A move to buy more from EID would be a consolidation move, […]

March 26, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Distinguished Boy Scout leaders recognized

The El Dorado District of the Golden Empire Council of the Boy Scouts of America held its annual recognition event last Thursday, celebrating volunteers who tirelessly work to provide a fun and safe program for registered youth. The district includes packs, troops, teams and crews from Folsom to Pollock Pines. El Dorado Hills residents Dan and […]

March 26, 2014 | Posted in News | Tagged ,