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Santo Cielo! Sogno Winery blossoms into Cielo Estates

BEAUTIFUL VENUE —€” Cielo Estates co-owner John Quiroz hopes he and his business partners can turn their Shingle Springs vineyard and winery into a family desitnation. The grounds are also ideal for weddings and special events. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

  There’s new wine, new grapes and new blood at the former Sogno Winery in Shingle Springs. There’s also a new name: “Cielo Estates.” John Quiroz of El Dorado Hills and his partners Bill Manson and Carrie Nave-Manson have taken the reins of the 41-acre estate which holds the distinction of being the Sacramento region’s […]

No Comment / June 06, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Fire Chief Roberts sworn in

Village Life photo by Mike Roberts

ROBERTS TAKES THE OATH — El Dorado Hills Fire Board Director Jim Hartley, right, administers Dave Roberts, left, the Fire Chief’s Oath of Office. The pinning of the badge was subsequently handled by Roberts’ father, retired Army Master Sergeant Dave Roberts Sr., with help from Roberts’ wife Sondra. Later in the ceremony recently promoted Capt. […]

No Comment / June 04, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

People Talk: In the immortal shout of Alice Cooper, “School’s out!” Got any plans for the summer?

Beth McBath, Cameron Park "I'€™ll spend most of it worrying about replacing Shirley. Ha Ha. I'm flying to New England and taking a cruise up the Canadian coast with my mom and sister."

Asked at Oak Ridge High School by Mike Roberts Shirley Jensen, El Dorado Hills “I’€™ve retired after 27 years at Oak Ridge. Back then the biggest problem we had was cows getting onto the football field. After today Beth here will have my job. I’m heading to South Dakota to visit my oldest son. I’€™ll […]

No Comment / June 03, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Wine at Town Center rescheduled

The Rotary Clubs of Cameron Park and El Dorado Hills have postponed their Wine at Town Center event, selecting June 25 as the new date. A cloudy and rainy forecast for June 4 is the reason behind the change. Those who purchased tickets for the June 4 event in El Dorado Hills Town Center will […]

No Comment / June 03, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Entertainment,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Marshall Medical Center congratulates 2011 Health Scholarship recipients

FUTURES IN HEALTH CARE — Kadra Behizad, right, and Navneet Kahlon received scholarships from Marshall Medical Center. Courtesly photo

Marshall’s strong community commitment includes an annual scholarship program, awarding a total of $5,000 to graduating seniors at the Western Slope’s five area high schools. Marshall is very pleased to present these scholarships every year; this year’s applicants were extremely impressive, demonstrating serious commitment to their education and to the community at large. The competition […]

No Comment / June 03, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Folsom police, chamber encourage businesses to watch out for scammers

On Tuesday May 30, the Togos restaurant on East Bidwell Street received a telephone call. It was their coporate office on the line wanting to know if they had a new employee or a malfunctioning register. Apparently a customer had been to the store a couple of days prior and purchased $17 in food, but […]

No Comment / June 03, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

New law requires carbon monoxide detectors in homes

SACRAMENTO — Starting July 1 new legislation will go into effect requiring homeowners to install carbon monoxide detectors in every California home; a move Cal Fire officials say will save lives. “Carbon monoxide is a silent killer, each year claiming the lives of an average of 480 people,” said acting State Fire Marshal Tonya Hoover. […]

No Comment / June 03, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »