Apple co-founder Wozniak coming to Sac

SACRAMENTO — A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for the past three decades, Steve Wozniak revolutionized the personal computer industry as co-founder of Apple Computer. Sacramento Speakers Series, the pre-eminent lecture presenter in the capital region, opens its 2013-14 season with the visionary inventor, engineer and computer programmer. Steve Wozniak will speak at Sacramento Community […]

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

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 12-18

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Cash grab Sept. 12: Someone cut a cash box lock and took the money left inside on El Dorado Hills Boulevard. Not mine Sept. 13: Deputies contacted a group of people on Hidden Bridge Drive. One person reportedly confessed that the group hid some […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Francisco Drive closing for construction

The El Dorado County Community Development Agency – Transportation Division will implement full daytime closures of both directions of Francisco Drive between El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Embarcadero Drive/Cambria Way. Francisco Drive will be closed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 24, and between the […]

September 18, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

George Tapanes lands Marina Village top job

Who will be Marina Village Middle School’s new principal? That burning question around the north side of El Dorado Hills was recently answered when George Tapanes (pronounced Tap-in-iss) assumed the post Sept. 3. In an exclusive interview with Village Life Tapanes said he arrives with an open mind, instead of a laundry list of concrete […]

September 18, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Run for Courage expands, readies for Folsom race

Most people are shocked to discover girls as young as 10 are sold for sex every day in the United States. Officials estimate 100,000 to 300,000 American children are exploited each year in this $32 billion industry, and worldwide the number is close to 1.2 million. Pimps use violence and coercion to force these young girls […]

September 18, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EID candidate, Division 4: Dr. Coco focused on solutions

Running in El Dorado Irrigation District Division 4 is Dr. Dale Coco, 67. Coco’s campaign website is coco4eid.com. A retired physician who lives in Cameron Park, Coco has a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Southern Methodist University and a doctorate from the University of Texas. He was chief of staff at Barton Memorial Hospital and served […]

September 18, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Scout project promotes bike safety

Young bicyclists weaved through cones, learned their hand signals and tried their best to balance on two wheels at Bike Safe 2013, an event designed to keep riders safe on the road. The free Saturday event held at El Dorado Hills Fire Station 85 was masterminded by Boy Scout Kyle Rouen, 15, as his Eagle […]

September 18, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,