EDH Crime Watch: March 27 through April 3

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Tools taken March 27: Someone stole tools and construction materials from a truck parked on Ventura Way. Busted March 28: Deputies arrested a 17-year-old boy found on Beechwood Court allegedly in possession of stolen items taken during a recent vehicle burglary. The suspect was […]

April 10, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Biz Walk time

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the El Dorado County Office of Economic Development, will conduct the Biz Walk on April 10. Teams will visit and interview our business community to identify key business development and retention issues. This is an opportunity for business owners to voice their concerns and for the EDH Chamber […]

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‘V’ for Victory: Student headed to state science fair

Three Golden Hills School seventh graders placed in last month’s Sacramento Regional Science and Engineering Fair and one of them will take her science project to the California State Science Fair. Paloma DiMugo, 12, took first place in the regional competition in the category of Physical Science with her project that explored why birds fly […]

April 03, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Supervisors approve web portal and TOT grant program

The Transient Occupancy Tax will fund a new website promoting the county, an aggressive  grant acquisition program and mini-grants to “fabric-of-the-community” groups. The Board of Supervisors also tacked an additional year onto six current arts and tourism contracts funded by the 10 percent add-on to room rates in El Dorado County. The decisions were based on recommendations […]

April 03, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

El Dorado County Ranked 6th Healthiest in California

El Dorado County has been ranked as the 6th healthiest county in California, according to a national report just published by the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The County Health Rankings Report, a report published annually since 2010, ranks each county within each state on how healthy people […]

Run for Ruff

The entire community is invited to participate in the inaugural Ruff Road Race, held rain or shine, on Sunday, May 5, at Oak Ridge High School. This special race honors friend and former Track and Field Coach Josh Ruff, who lost his life last year in a tragic winery accident where he worked part time […]

April 03, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Enter for chance to win at the El Dorado County Fair

PLACERVILLE — Fulfill your Country Dreams at the El Dorado County Fair June 13-16. “This year, we have many new and revised categories from which to choose, guaranteeing a competition everyone will want to enter,” said the fair’s CEO Jody Gray. “The fair is a great place to show off that great photo you took […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,