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Bright smiles ahead at community health center

The fourth El Dorado Community Health Center opened in Cameron Park, the only one to offer dental care. El Dorado Community Health Centers offer comprehensive medical care for the uninsured or for those with Medi-Cal. All ages welcome. Services include case management, podiatry, support services, behavioral health and primary care, with the motto: Improving the […]

Comments Off / October 05, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Cameron Park Crime Watch: September 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Sept. 1 8:25 a.m. Vandalism was reported on Covello Circle. Sept. 2 1:51 p.m. Items were stolen from a vehicle parked on Bass Lake Road. Possible suspects have been identified. Sept. 3 3:24 a.m. Deputies arrested a 19-year-old man and a 17–year-old girl on […]

Comments Off / September 29, 2015 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Violent threats close child care centers

Malicious threats from a male caller prompted some child care centers to temporarily close their doors Sept. 28 and sent parents scrambling to protect and find alternative care for their children. According to El Dorado County sheriff’s officials, a man called different preschools and threatened to “kill and rape the teachers and children.” Over the course of […]

Comments Off / September 29, 2015 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Use it or lose it, senior taxi service begins

El Dorado Hills residents 60 and older or adults with disabilities have a new door-to-door transportation option beginning Oct. 19. El Dorado Transit, in partnership with Gold Rush Taxi, will offer qualified residents discounted taxi vouchers for travel anywhere within the El Dorado Hills Community Services District seven days a week from 7 a.m. to […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Traffic Impact Mitigation fees may be heading south

Developers, large and small, were warned not to hold their breath but to anticipate that Traffic Impact Mitigation (TIM) fees might go down in the foreseeable future. Tuesday’s El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting featured a presentation by the Long Range Planning Division of the Community Development Agency. Staff from that division, along with […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

OR grad’s passion for Israel pays off

Kassandra Ropp, right, stands with fellow first place winner Derek Arone, left, and Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer. Ropp and Arone tied to win a global video competition sponsored by the Israeli Embassy. They recently took a diplomatic relations trip to Israel and met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Ropp will move to Israel in October to finish her undergraduate degree. Courtesy photo

When many 13-year-olds are interested in the latest celebrity gossip or fashion, El Dorado Hills resident Kassi Ropp was marching in the pro-Israel movement. Now 23, the 2010 Oak Ridge graduate continues to work for pro-Israel legislation and recently traveled to Israel on an all-expenses-paid diplomatic relations trip for winning a 90-second video competition sponsored […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Fatal shooting: Brown’s bail set

Kenyatta Brown

The man accused of accidentally shooting and killing an El Dorado Hills woman earlier this month appeared in Sacramento County Superior Court Thursday. Kenyatta Brown, 22, and his attorney Russell Miller attended a bail review hearing, where the judge set bail at $100,000. Another court date was set for Oct. 15. Brown is charged with involuntary manslaughter […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2015 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »