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Best nursery: Green Valley Nursery & Landscape

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A green oasis adding life to the corner of Green Valley Road and Sophia Parkway, Green Valley Nursery & Landscape is there for all of your garden and landscaping needs. “We have a higher success rate because we remember we’re growing living things,” said Julie. “Most of our plants and trees are grown here so […]

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Best gymnastics center: All Star Gymnastics & Cheer

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Since 2005 Andrea and Michael Van Ry have owned All Star Gymnastics & Cheer. From the popular “climbing & crawling” classes for toddlers to competitive gymnastics and competitive cheer teams for older kids, more than 500 children ages 18 months to 18-years-old currently take classes to fit just their right skill levels taught by coaches […]

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Best Travel Agency: El Dorado Hills Travel

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Whether you’re planning a trip to Boston or Bora Bora, El Dorado Hills Travel’s Genny Arietta can help ensure you’ll have the time of your life. For more that 30 years Arietta and her staff have built customized dream vacations for their clients — romantic getaways for two, family trips on a Disney cruise and […]

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Best Interior Design: Red Geranium

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Interior designer Judy Sbragia tried to retire but her passion for decorating wouldn’t allow her to stay away from the business she loved. Last year she and Karen Morse opened The Antique Depot in Shingle Springs. The shop next to the train tracks is Sbragia’s new home base for what used to be known as Red […]

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Best Patio Dining: El Dorado Saloon

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Warm days beckon people outside and at El Dorado Saloon diners can enjoy the great outdoors while eating a delicious meal thanks to the saloon’s charming patio. “We have the largest patio in El Dorado Hills,” said manager Katie Kent, “and we have the longest Happy Hour — 2 to 7 p.m.” El Dorado Saloon […]

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Best Glass Replacement: Glass Doctor of the Gold Country

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Glass Doctor of the Gold Country for glass services fixes panes in Calaveras, El Dorado, Folsom and Amador counties. Glass Doctor is the ultimate in glass services and provides customers with high-quality products. With its team of highly trained technicians and expert professionals, Glass Doctor offers a variety of different services, from entry door glass […]

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Best Fine Dining: Cafe Campanile

Diners who want a great meal in a classy atmosphere have great options in El Dorado Hills but one restaurant has captured their attention more than the others — Cafe Campanile. The French-inspired restaurant has a strong following — both locals and visitors love it. “Went by for dinner again on my way through the […]

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