EDH Crime Watch: May 30 through June 5

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Close call May 30: Someone tried to break into a vehicle parked on Beechwood Drive. Vandals strike May 30: Vandalism was reported on Latham Lane. Sour grapes May 30: A vehicle was burglarized on Vineyard Street. Phones swiped May 31: A man reported two […]

June 12, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

High school educators earn Crystal Apples

The sixth annual Crystal Apple Awards night honored three high school educators from Oak Ridge, Folsom and Vista del Lago high schools. More than 100 students from the early morning seminary program sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints selected teachers who they felt have shown exceptional dedication and positive influence.  The […]

June 12, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Local health officials help investigate Hepatitis A outbreak

The El Dorado County Public Health Division of the Health and Human Services Agency and the Environmental Management Division of the Community Development Agency are working with the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and western state health departments to investigate a multi-state outbreak of hepatitis A cases. The outbreak is believed to be […]

June 12, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Upgrade to clean the air

Get funds from the Chimney Smoke Reduction Incentive Program The El Dorado County Air Quality Management District will reimburse $500 to $600 plus the cost of a building permit (if required) through the Chimney Smoke RIP for qualifying woodstove or fireplace removal or replacements. The U.S. Environmental Protection agency estimates replacing a non-certified stove with an […]

June 26, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Cordova Class of ’73 reunion planned

RANCHO CORDOVA — Cordova High School – Class of 1973 will hold its 40-Year Class Reunion on Saturday, July 20, at the Red Lion Hotel Woodlake in Sacramento.  There will also be a Friday Night Mixer on July 19 to be announced via e-mail. On Saturday, the reunion begins with registration and photos at 5 p.m., followed […]

June 12, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Folsom teachers learning at D.C. institute

Kelly Hillesland, a teacher at Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom; Nicole Kukral, a teacher with the Area 3 Writing Project in Davis; and Heidi Painter, a teacher at Folsom High School, have been selected from a pool of more than 500 applicants to participate in the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources […]

June 19, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Tips to stay cool during hot weather

With warmer weather, extended daylight hours and lots of outdoor activities to enjoy, El Dorado County health officials are offering hot weather safety tips. “Each summer brings the potential for heat waves that can be dangerous and cause serious medical problems. Being prepared is important,” said Kristine Oase Guth, manager of the El Dorado County […]

July 03, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,