Mercy Medical Group recognized

SACRAMENTO — Mercy Medical Group, a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, was recently honored as a top-performing and most-improved physician group in California by the Integrated Healthcare Association at its annual IHA 2013 Pay for Performance stakeholders meeting in Los Angeles. There are Mercy Medical Group locations at 1700 Prairie City Road and 1730 […]

September 26, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged

Fish and Wildlife recruiting new officers

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is recruiting those interested in a career as a wildlife officer. CDFW will accept applications for wildlife officer cadets through Nov. 27, 2013. The CDFW Law Enforcement Division expects an overwhelming number of inquiries and requests that prospective candidates extensively review materials on the website before contacting CDFW […]

October 23, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

EDH author turns idea into imaginative novel

At 15, Jordan George decided to write a short story. His nomad warrior Aspheric would go on a quest. Four years later that adventure has turned into a published 130,000-word sci-fi/fantasy novel, “Brothers of Trust: Winds of Fate,” available at Face in a Book in El Dorado Hills, Book Barn in Folsom and online at amazon.com […]

October 09, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 26 through Oct. 2

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Got meds? Sept. 26: Someone stole medication left in a vehicle parked on Sophia Parkway. Scary threats Sept. 27: Deputies arrested a 22-year-old man who allegedly threatened to kill his Patterson Way landlord. Missing something? Sept. 27: A necklace was found in the Park […]

October 09, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Gaines eyes insurance commissioner post

Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Rocklin, recently announced his candidacy for California insurance commissioner. “The insurance commissioner should work to protect consumers, keep rates low, and make it easier for companies to hire and retain workers,” Gaines said. Gaines noted that under its current leadership, the California Department of Insurance has become a hostile bureaucracy that is […]

October 16, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Student of the Month: Abigail Brown

Marina Village eighth-grader Abigail Brown has a full schedule but school counselor Myrna Harp noted, “She’s never too busy to lend a helping hand.” For this and many other reasons the 13-year-old received the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills Student of the Month award Wednesday morning. Nominated by Harp, Abigail was commended for her […]

October 09, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Eagle Scout spruces up Marina Village

Marina Village students have a new place to catch up on their texting between classes thanks to an Eagle Scout who followed in his big brother’s footsteps. Last month Preston Jamieson, 14, and his work crew (fellow Scouts, friends and family) installed a new bench at the El Dorado Hills middle school, turning a barren hillside into […]

October 09, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,