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People Talk – Most interesting job?

Your most interesting job? Asked at the Rotary Crab Feed Martha Roberts Placerville “My sisters and I opened a café, ‘The Hopkins Twins Café’ in Paris TN, after the war. We had war jobs in Chicago and were used to a few things by then. We were young and wanted to have fun and it […]

No Comment / February 26, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Land use meetings set

PLACERVILLE — With several high-level planning projects on the horizon, El Dorado County has created a new webpage and scheduled a series of community meetings to gather public feedback. “Land use planning is a complex recipe of local policies and preferences smashed together with state law and demographic trends,” said Kim Kerr, Assistant Chief Administrative Officer. “The Board of Supervisors […]

No Comment / February 24, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

LAFCO seeks new Public Member Alternate

The El Dorado Local Agency Formation Commission will be considering the appointment of an Alternate Public Member to LAFCO who will serve a new four-year term, which will run from May 2012 through May 2016. The Public Member Alternate represents the interests of the citizens and residents of El Dorado County. The alternate fully participates in the […]

No Comment / February 23, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Feb. 16-22

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Robbed Feb. 18: Three men in their 20s were reportedly robbed at gunpoint on Embarcadero Drive. Suspects have been identified. Off to juvi Feb. 18: A 15-year-old boy allegedly struck his mother with a broom and a bottle of cleaning liquid at their Valley […]

No Comment / February 23, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

County meetings streamed online

As of Feb. 14 the residents of El Dorado County can now watch the Board of Supervisors meetings live or at any time they want to by visiting the county website, http://eldorado.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx. The new system is powered by San Francisco-based Granicus Inc., provider of local government streaming media and public meeting management solutions to more than […]

No Comment / February 23, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Happy Birthday, Debbie!

Courtesy photo

Friends of Debbie Manning, CEO of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, weren’t going to let her celebrate her 50th birthday without a little fanfare. They decorated The Rock for Manning on Feb. 20 and quickly sent off a photo to Village Life before she could protest. Happy Birthday, Debbie … here’s to many […]

No Comment / February 22, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Sheriff offers Citizens Academy

Sheriff John D’Agostini and members of the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department would like to invite the residents of El Dorado County to the upcoming El Dorado County Sheriff’s Citizens Academy. This academy will familiarize El Dorado County residents with many aspects of law enforcement and the role the Sheriff’s Office plays in our community. […]

No Comment / February 22, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »