Flying high at just 17

El Dorado Hills resident Austin Bowa had an especially sweet Valentine’s Day. Not only did he turn 17 but he also earned his private pilot’s license to fly a helicopter. His mother Shelly said she believes her son is now the¬†youngest licensed helicopter pilot in the United States. A year ago, Bowa¬†took his first solo […]

February 20, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Hometown Hero: Ryan Koch

Air Force Reserve Airman Ryan D. Koch graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits […]

February 20, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Feb. 7-13

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Bad aim Feb. 8: An accidental gunshot wound was reported on Springburn Way. Two firearms were taken by deputies for safekeeping. Pretty petty Feb. 8: A 13-year-old boy reported a petty theft on Silva Valley Parkway. Illegal cargo Feb. 8: An 18-year-old man was […]

February 20, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Cameron Park Crime Watch: February 2013

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Cash gone Feb. 1: A Woman reported $1,700 missing from her purse on Cimmarron Road. Two suspects have been identified. Car break in Feb. 3: Burglars stole items from a vehicle parked on Turner Circle. Swiped Feb. 3: A 70-year-old woman reported that someone […]

March 05, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Folsom mayor sees brighter days ahead

Folsom Mayor Steve Miklos presented a brief message with good news in his 2013 State of the City address. The mayor debuted his speech at the Folsom Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Jan. 17 and delivered it from the Folsom City Council chamber on Jan. 22. The city has a few more challenging years because […]

Chamber, SEDCorp offer biz classes

The Sierra Economic Development Corporation is proud to partner with the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce in providing affordable business classes to members (at a discount) and the public at large. El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce officials have selected choice classes to be presented in the area taught by experienced instructors conducted by […]

February 20, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Hometown Hero: Taylor Koeppel

Air Force Airman Taylor M. Koeppel graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

May 07, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,