Baby bird caretakers needed

Summer is on its way, and Sierra Wildlife Rescue’s Baby Bird Nursery is fast filling up with wild nestlings and fledglings. The nursery is in operation from approximately through July 30 at SWR’s Wildlife Center, 3030 Newtown Road in Placerville. Caring for orphaned or injured baby birds is a wonderful way to help SWR and […]

July 11, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Cameron Park Crime Watch: June

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Searched and seized June 2: A 31-year-old on probation was arrested after a probation search at a La Crescenta Drive property reportedly yielded proof of violations. Not a drive thru June 2: An Old Meder Road resident reported that someone damages a fence while […]

July 03, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: May 31 through June 6

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Dude, where’s my car? May 31: An Uplands Drive resident reported that two people took his vehicle without his permission. The suspects possibly drove to Oregon. No rider May 31: A bicycle was found on El Dorado Hills Boulevard. Burglary report June 1: A […]

June 13, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

‘Mikmania’ sweeps outsider to victory in District 1

The results are in. Hard work, enthusiasm, a firm handshake and a broad smile all won Tuesday. Hours on the side of the road waving signs, miles walked, doors knocked and hands shaken in dozens of neighborhoods paid off for victorious District 1 supervisor candidate Ron Mikulaco. Very early Wednesday morning the groggy victor pulled […]

June 13, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Firefighter’s dedication to youth rewarded

Surprising El Dorado Hills firefighter Jeno Inzerillo with the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills Firefighter of the Year award wasn’t easy. “When I told Jeno to report to the senior center I think he thought we were retiring him out,” joked EDH Fire Chief Dave Roberts and Wednesday’s breakfast meeting. Instead, Inzerillo, with his wife […]

June 13, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Student of the Month: Blake Fabian

Tenacious best describes the Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills latest Student of the Month, according to Rolling Hills Middle School Assistant Principal Dustin Haley. Now graduated eighth-grader Blake Fabian won the schools “Tenacity Award,” Haley noted. “He has come so far,” the educator said at Wednesday’s Rotary meeting, “and has become such a fine young […]

June 13, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,