Home » News You are browsing entries filed in “News”

EDH Crime Watch: Dec. 15-21

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Wallet lost Dec. 15: A 20-year-old man reported losing his wallet on Town Center Boulevard. Unwelcome sight Dec. 15: Vandals painted graffiti on a Bevinger Drive residence. Royal pain Dec. 16: A grand theft was reported on King Edward Drive. Hang up Dec. 16: […]

No Comment / December 22, 2011 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

EDH Chamber helps businesses follow the law

California employers must post all 17 required state and federal employment notices. The El Dorado Hills Chamber has businesses covered with the required set of materials that includes the new NLRA poster. Whether they have one employee or 1,000, California businesses are required to post employment notices in a central location and provide certain pamphlets. The poster also must include information […]

No Comment / December 22, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Woodcutting, campfire permits available Jan. 1.

PLACERVILLE — The Eldorado National Forest would like to remind visitors that both the 2011 woodcutting and 2011 campfire permits expire on Dec. 31. Permits for the 2012 will be available at ENF Ranger Stations beginning Jan. 1. “Travelers and woodcutters should note that the seasonal dirt road and trail closure for wheeled, motorized vehicles on the Eldorado […]

No Comment / December 22, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Just breathe: Yoga instructor Donna Rixmann takes a gentle approach

Yoga instructor Donna Rixmann, right, helps new student Paula Marchand during the adaptive chair yoga class at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center. Village life photo by Noel Stack

Donna Rixmann didn’t know what to expect when a friend invited her to a yoga class several years ago. But she knew exactly how great she felt when it ended. “I had no idea how stressed out I had been until I opened my eyes and realized the sky was a little bluer, the sun […]

No Comment / December 21, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

CSD lawyer draws fire

El Dorado Hills Community Services District board memberts have been generally confident that the district is protected from the potential costs of a lawsuit by their former general manager, John Skeel. One reason is that the district’s legal counsel, Bob Thurbon, works on a fixed-price retainer which obligates him to represent the district through what […]

6 Comments / December 21, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Skeel fires back

Lawsuit against CSD pending Dismissed El Dorado Hills Community Services District General Manager John Skeel recently confirmed his intent to move forward with a lawsuit against his former employer. In a telephone interview with Village life Tuesday Skeel said he feels “forced to sue the district,” and lamented that “countless hours and thousands of taxpayer […]

8 Comments / December 21, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Traffic impact mitigation fee cuts due

Traffic Impact Mitigation Fees could drop 14.7 percent overall, according to figures discussed Monday by El Dorado County Director of Transportation Jim Ware. That won endorsement from the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. The total reduction would be $138.6 million compared to the 2008 total traffic improvement program of $942.8 million. The 2010 adopted […]

No Comment / December 21, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »