Senior Nutrition Program needs drivers

The El Dorado County Senior Nutrition Program Home-Delivered Meal Service currently has a critical need for volunteer drivers. Volunteers are especially needed to help deliver meals in the Cameron Park, El Dorado Hills and Placerville areas. Senior Nutrition Program volunteer drivers deliver meals once a week from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday, and […]

October 09, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Hometown hero: Darren Satterfield

Air Force Airman Darren C. Satterfield graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

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

Seniors get bird’s-eye view

You couldn’t stop Millie Smith from being first in line to test out the El Dorado Hills Fire Department’s new ladder truck. She fearlessly strapped on a helmet and harness, climbed the truck’s steps and cheered as the 100-foot ladder extended and climbed over the Moni Gilmore Senior Center. “It was fantastic,” she said after […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Development discussion coming up; ballot measures planned

When the Board of Supervisors  hosted a workshop to discuss growth in the county so many people turned out, Supervisor Ron Briggs opened the meeting with a joke about calling the fire marshal. “The room was overflowing,” said Ellen Van Dyke of the Green Valley Alliance, a coalition of local residents concerned about easing congestion […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Mote family healing, helping soldiers

In the year since the death of their beloved son and brother Marine Staff Sgt. Sky Mote, the Mote family has had to come to terms with the painful details surrounding Aug. 10, 2012. Serving his third tour of duty, Sky, 27, worked for the Marine Special Operations Command in Afghanistan and trained local police […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EID candidate, Division 4: Jake Flesher wants to reduce the debt

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 4 is Jake Flesher, 39. His campaign website is jake4eidratepayers.com. A resident of El Dorado Hills, Flesher received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his law degree from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific. He previously worked as a deputy district attorney […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Supervisor Nutting headed to trial

After a short hearing in South Lake Tahoe last week, Judge Timothy Buckley ruled that Supervisor Ray Nutting will face trial Earlier this year the El Dorado County District Attorney and California Attorney General offices built their case against the District 2 representative and on May 24 a grand jury handed down an indictment accusing […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,