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Supes reconsider bills’ support

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors opted to “reconsider” rather than “rescind” its Jan. 24 vote of support for the state’s Senate Bill 1 and Assembly Bill 1. Both pieces of proposed legislation, if approved, would raise state revenue for road maintenance and related services through a number of tax and fee increases centering on the […]

No Comment / February 13, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 26 through Feb. 1

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Jan. 26 7:05 p.m. Possible mail theft was reported on Patterson Way. Jan. 27 11:33 a.m. A vehicle burglary was reported on Warwick Place. 8:32 p.m. A residential burglary was reported on Penela Way. Jan. 28 10:55 a.m. A vehicle burglary was reported on Harvard […]

No Comment / February 08, 2017 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Farewell to a flight pioneer

Doris Lockness, the woman who could fly, has landed. Three days before what would have been her 107th birthday, El Dorado Hills resident and pilot phenomenon Doris Lockness died of pneumonia Jan. 30. Decades before the feminist movement, Doris flew small airplanes during World War II as part of the Women’s Air Force Service Pilots. The […]

1 Comment / February 08, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: January 2017

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Jan. 1 2:50 a.m. Deputies arrested a 24-year-old man on suspicion of disorderly conduct on Cameron Park Drive. 10:54 a.m. A vehicle burglary was reported in the Plaza Goldorado shopping center. Jan. 3 8:40 a.m. A firearm was reported lost on Durock Road. 10 […]

No Comment / February 07, 2017 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Neighbors oppose trail upgrade

When neighbors backing up to sections of New York Creek Nature Preserve received a letter from the El Dorado Hills Community Services District on Jan. 18 stating that imminent work would begin between the end of January and early March, weather permitting, to widen portions of the dirt trail between Jackson Elementary and the CSD […]

15 Comments / February 07, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Local students tackle app challenge

A group of local high school students recently won an app development competition at California State University, Sacramento. Their app “Bloom” took first place out of a field of 50 other high school teams. Sam Arcangel, a senior at Ponderosa High School, spoke with Cameron Park Life about his team’s accomplishment. “For me it started with […]

No Comment / February 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Oak Ridge student designs Placerville parklet

The Main Street Parklet will spring up in downtown Placerville this May. More than 1,700 voted for their favorite parklet proposals during the design competition’s selection period last month and Oak Ride High School student Emily Bobrowsky’s Main Street Parklet design came out on top. The announcement was made during a special event Tuesday night. “I see people […]

No Comment / February 06, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »