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Shining stars in the community

Vision Coalition board member Mike Roberts, left, poses with Youth Star Award winner Lacey DeBraga at last month's event. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

The El Dorado Hills Community Vision Coalition gathered the brightest young stars Jan. 23 at the ninth annual Youth Star Awards. Thirty young people received awards for their community service. “These (youth) are our future,” said Glen Swedelson, coalition board member. “They will be the leaders, the innovators. It’s important to recognize what they’ve accomplished […]

Comments Off / February 01, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 21-27

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Jan. 21 7:47 a.m. Deputies arrested two men, ages 24 and 29, on suspicion of vehicle theft on Hillsdale Circle. 11:30 a.m. A petty theft was reported on Park Drive. 12:23 p.m. A petty theft was reported on Harvard Way 12:32 p.m. A burglary was […]

Comments Off / January 31, 2016 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: January 2016

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Jan. 1 6:01 p.m. Deputies arrested a 24-year-old woman on suspicion of drug possession on Coach Lane. Jan. 2 8:30 p.m. Deputies arrested a 24-year-old man on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia and driving on a suspended license on Cameron […]

Comments Off / January 28, 2016 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Crime Watch | Read More »

Eat spaghetti for Greg Stein

Accident victim Greg Stein is making progress in his recovery. A fundraiser to help the family with expenses will be held this Saturday in El Dorado Hills. Courtesy photo

The community has been rallying for 16-year-old Greg Stein after he sustained life-threatening injuries from an ATV accident two months ago. As bills continue to mount for his El Dorado Hills family, a spaghetti feed fundraiser will be held for them Saturday at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church. The ATV accident happened Nov. 1 when Greg […]

2 Comments / January 26, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Latrobe School District wins Golden Bell Award

Latrobe School eighth-graders Nicholas Fernandez, Luci Gulbransen, Erin Horan, Morgan Dougherty, Haley Mahan, Ryan Miller, Wyatt Pittman, front row left to right, and Max Southworth, Jenna Kendrick, Emma Seymour, Ty Louie, Austin Garland, Jennifer Isaacson and Jacob Silvey, back row left to right, are participants in the school's Real Game and Speech Contest. Courtesy photo

The Latrobe School District recently became the proud recipient of the Golden Bell Award for the extraordinary curriculum and instruction used in its Real Game and Speech Contest. The California School Board Association Golden Bell Awards, now in its 36th year, promote excellence in education and school board governance by recognizing outstanding programs and governance practices […]

Comments Off / January 25, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Suspect on the run caught

A manhunt that began in Amador County ended with the arrest of Shannon Lee Henson, 37, in Pilot Hill Thursday afternoon. The Shingle Springs man was caught near Salmon Falls Road after he hid at a vacant property, according to El Dorado County sheriff’s officials. The pursuit started around 4:37 a.m. when Amador County officers attempted […]

Comments Off / January 25, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Student of the Month

Student of the Month Jayse Mixon, holding plaque, poses with Principal Kevin Cadden, his brother Justyce, 13, mom Jody Kitchens, teacher Erick Nordquist and Buckeye Union School District Superintendent David Roth, left to right.

The Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills celebrated its first 2016 Student of the Month last week, honoring William Brooks Elementary School student Jayse Mixon. Principal Kevin Cadden said Jayse, 10, is always pushing himself to do better. “He doesn’t just talk the talk; he walks the walk,” Cadden said. Teacher Erick Nordquist called Jayse […]

Comments Off / January 25, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »