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EID board chooses rates model; public meetings scheduled

PLACERVILLE — During its Oct. 11 meeting the El Dorado Irrigation Board of Directors again considered various components of the district’s recently completed Cost of Services study model. The Board selected a preferred cost recovery allocation methodology and the method for integrating Domestic Irrigation customers into other rate classes, and considered the El Dorado County Office of […]

No Comment / October 14, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Buckeye USD official takes on new role

The El Dorado County Office of Education recently announced that Roberta Montalbano has been selected as their new associate superintendent of Administrative Services. Montalbano has been serving as the assistant superintendent and chief business official for the Buckeye Union School District since 2008. As such, she has overseen all administrative services of the district including […]

No Comment / October 14, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Oct. 6-12

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Unpleasant picture Oct. 11: A thief stole a camera left in a vehicle parked in Town Center. Too loud Oct. 10: A Green Valley Road resident signed a citizen’s arrest form after she claimed a 42-year-old man was creating loud and unreasonable noise. Unexpected […]

No Comment / October 13, 2011 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Community Action Council seeks new members

The El Dorado County Community Action Council currently has two vacancies. The vacancies are to fill two Low-Income Sector memberships. The Community Action Council is seeking an individual or agency to represent the interests and concerns of low-income individuals/families residing in El Dorado County. The purpose of the El Dorado County Community Action Council is […]

No Comment / October 13, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Amanda Jones, illustrated

Amanda Jones' achievements in the pool as the Oak Ridge High School varsity girls water polo team hole set and team captain earned her a spot in Sports Illustrated. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

OR water polo star featured in magazine It’s not uncommon for a high school athlete to make the local paper. They might even see their name in regional publications and blogs. But Oak Ridge High School senior Amanda Jones got a real surprise when her skills on the Lady Trojans water polo team earned her […]

No Comment / October 13, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News,Sports | Read More »

Food bank gets help from Kids Can Food Drive

The Food Bank of El Dorado County and KCRA 3 have officially  kicked off the 24th annual KCRA 3 Kids Can Food Drive. Fourteen area schools in El Dorado County will participate in the 2011 KCRA Kids Can Food Drive and all of the collections will benefit the Food Bank of El Dorado County. Through Nov. […]

No Comment / October 13, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

A full day of shine at Cameron Airpark

BRUCE ESTES 65, of Foster City completed building this Kit Fox Model 4 one year ago and flew to the Cameron Park Airpark for the Show and Shine Fly In and to visit family in the area. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Soroptimist International of Cameron Park, El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park Rotary presented the 22nd annual Show and Shine and Fly-in, on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Cameron Airpark. The day of planes, cars, motorcycles and family activities benefitted local projects and programs.   Show-and-Shine1 GREG FORBYN 39, of Napa Valley rides a modern 2011 […]

No Comment / October 11, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »