Step right up for a say in El Dorado Hills’ future

The newly formed Community Economic Development Advisory Committee of El Dorado Hills’ steering committee is looking for a few thousand good men and women to help decide what the community will look like over the next 25 years. In a joint interview with Village Life, CEDAC-EDH volunteers Hal Erpenbeck and Steve Ferry said community input […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Niello Concours to showcase Rolls-Royce, high fashion

The 10th annual Niello Concours at Serrano celebrates the Marque of Rolls-Royce and 50 years of Lamborghini and the Porsche 911 but these beautiful cars won’t be the only things to catch visitors’ attention. A James Bond-inspired fashion show is creating buzz as the must-see portion of the Oct. 6 event. “The exciting thing this year […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Tax man catches up to former EDH attorney

A federal jury found an El Dorado Hills man guilty of tax evasion of nearly $450,000 last Thursday. Donald M. Wanland Jr., 53, an attorney in Sacramento, was found guilty of 28 tax-related criminal charges, “including attempting to evade personal income taxes for the tax years 2000 through 2003, failing to file tax returns for […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EID candidates, Division 2: Richard Englefield keeps things positive

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 2 is Richard Englefield, 71, of El Dorado. Englefield’s campaign website is englefield4eiddirector.com. Englefield was employed for 32 years as an administrative analyst specialist in the computing support Department at California State University, Sacramento. He has a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Resources from the same university. He served on […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Proposed gas station fuels public safety debate

After a lengthy meeting last Thursday, El Dorado County Planning Commissioners approved an Arco AM/PM at the Sophia Parkway and Green Valley Road intersection, giving opponents just one more opportunity to stop the project. The Board of Supervisors must give its final approval; a date for that discussion has not been set. An unpopular project with […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Cameron Park Crime Watch: September 2013

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Hit and run Sept. 1: A Driver fled the scene of a Coach Lane crash in which he backed into a parked car. The suspect was alter located and arrested. Cash grab Sept. 1: A 20-year-old man allegedly grabbed cash out of a man’s […]

October 01, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 20-24

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Does not compute Sept. 20: Someone stole a laptop and projector from a Wilson Boulevard apartment complex’s parking lot. Just grand Sept. 20: A Malcolm Dixon Road resident reported a grand theft. Pretty petty Sept. 20: A Cinnamon Teal Way resident reported a petty […]

October 02, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,