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Eagle Scout earned his wings

Oak Ridge freshman Meth Ranaweera recently earned his Eagle Scout rank. His Board of Review was in November and his Court of Honor will be held Feb. 25. Meth, 14, joined Cub Scouts when he was 6 years old in 2008 and is a member of Troop 645. For his Eagle project Meth said he wanted […]

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EDHCSD names new general manager

Interim general manager, no more. The El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors unanimously voted to hire Kevin Loewen for the job permanently at its monthly board meeting last Thursday. Loewen was hired in February 2014 to be the EDHCSD’s Director of Parks & Planning and began serving as the interim general manager in […]

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EDH speaking group gets award

The Statement Makers Toastmasters club in El Dorado Hills recently received the Rising Star award, only one of two clubs in their 170-club district to achieve the honor. The Rising Star is given to clubs which have increased their membership significantly and to those that have also been given Distinguished Club status. “Not only were […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 5-11

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Jan. 5 1:38 a.m. A suspicious subject was reported on Moreau Court. 9 a.m. A large amount of mail was found in a field on Platt Circle. 9:07 a.m. A burglary was reported on De La Vina Drive. 12:05 p.m. Deputies contacted two men […]

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Donation provides lunches to RUSD students

Many students and families at Rescue Union School District received more than presents for Christmas this year when a generous community member donated $1,000 to pay off all outstanding lunch accounts. Balances totaled $766.49 districtwide and the difference will help to reduce accounts for those students who are unable to pay regularly. “This unexpected gift […]

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Volunteer income tax counselors will be available

Volunteer income tax counselors will be available at various locations throughout El Dorado County, Feb. 1 through April 15. The service is free and available to all middle- and low-income taxpayers, with special attention to persons aged 60 and older. The American Association of Retired Persons, in conjunction with the Internal Revenue Service and the […]

1 Comment / January 17, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

El Dorado County Republicans elect new chairman

On Jan. 7 new members of the El Dorado County Republican Central Committee were sworn in by county Recorder Clerk/Registrar of Voters Bill Schultz. That same evening RCC members voted to elect Todd White to serve as the 2017 chairman. The El Dorado County RCC is the elected body of the California Republican Party and […]

1 Comment / January 16, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »