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EDH woman sings with Chicago

Thanks to a generous donation to the American Cancer Society, El Dorado Hills resident Ann Kubel sang with Chicago during a San Jose performance.

El Dorado Hills resident Ann Kubel had the opportunity of a lifetime when she recently performed with the legendary rock and roll band Chicago at the band’s San Jose concert. Kubel sang the lead for their hit song “If You Leave Me Now.” “I was so excited to do this” she said. Over the last three years, […]

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County offers low-cost flu shots

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency’s Public Health Division will begin conducting low-cost community flu vaccination clinics on Sept. 26, with additional clinics offered through mid-November. The seasonal influenza vaccine will be available in nasal mist and flu shot forms at the clinics. “Everyone 6 months of age or older should get […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters offers car show tickets

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County has partnered with this year’s Niello Concours at Serrano, the classic and luxury car show held in El Dorado Hills on Sunday, Oct. 7. Big Brothers Big Sisters will benefit from the proceeds of 200 general admission tickets on sale now at its website mentor4youth.org or by […]

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Mercy Medical Group opens second Folsom office

Mercy Medical Group, a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, will open its second medical office building in Folsom with specialty physician offices on Sept. 17. The new location, at 1730 Prairie City Road, is adjacent to the first Mercy Medical Group location at 1700 Prairie City Road in the same office complex. It will […]

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Chuck Hammond loves public service

EDHCSD candidate Chuck Hammond said he'd like to see more volunteerism in his community. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

“Anyone who tells you that you can’t be in politics and be a good guy is lying to you.” That’s the gospel according to Chuck Hammond, the effusive candidate for the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors who hopes to come six votes closer than he did in 2010, when he lost […]

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Skeel suit settled; $150,000 award to former GM

John Skeel has had a good summer. He landed a job in July, taking the reins of the Tahoe Resource Conservation District, and now he has some spending money. The El Dorado Hills Community Services District has settled a lawsuit filed by its former general manager, agreeing to a settlement “in the neighborhood of $150,000,” […]

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State responsibility areas defined … sort of

The omnipresent El Dorado Hills Fire District encompasses virtually every parcel in El Dorado Hills, yet the state has designated roughly half of the community as a State Responsibility Area for fire protection, which until now has meant little to residents. That’s about to change with the newly enacted state fire prevention fee on parcels […]

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