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Crib notes: Happy Birthday Girl Scouts! May you have at least 100 more

The experiences I had as a Girl Scout back in the 1970s and ‘80s still rank in the top 5 memories of my childhood — like the “tippy test” at camp each summer, when we had to flip a canoe over in the middle of a cold lake, fully clothed, and then get back in […]

March 14, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

Girl Scouts learn about nature

This summer Girl Scouts of El Dorado Hills, Service Unit 151, hosted at three-day weekend Camporee at Sly Park.  The following activities were included: • “How to Build a Campfire” (Hosted by Denise Rice from Placerville Ranger Station-El Dorado National Forest, Forest Service volunteers and Smokey Bear. Joan McNamara, forest fuels officer, El Dorado National Forest […]

| Posted in News

Girl Scouts receive Bronze Awards

Local members of Girl Scout Troop 218 recently received their Girl Scout Bronze Award at a ceremony held in Cameron Park. Jaime Block (Cameron Park), Brianna Campbell (Cameron Park), Caitlin Delaney (Rescue), Kylee Hunter (Cameron Park), Emma Lohmann (Cameron Park), Alyssa Oaks (El Dorado Hills), Elena Oaks (El Dorado Hills), Camy Wilson (Cameron Park), and […]

| Posted in Cameron Park Life

Girl Scouts fill Food Bank shelves

In February Girl Scouts Heart of Central California, Service Unit 151, El Dorado Hills, and Service Unit 152, Cameron Park, held an all day food drive at two grocery store locations to benefit the Food Bank of El Dorado County. About 100 volunteers from 14 Girl Scout troops collected donations at Safeway in El Dorado […]

Cookies build leaders one package at a time

Happy New Year and happy Girl Scout Cookie season. This year marks the 100th year since Girl Scouts first started selling cookies. The cookie sale teaches valuable life skills and the proceeds— which all stay local — support adventures and community service projects all year long. Girl Scouts nationwide are celebrating this 100th cookie-versary with […]

January 18, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Scouts give to friends in Haiti

El Dorado Hills Girl Scout Troop 2763 sewed 150 pillowcase dresses and recently presented them to representatives from Hands Together in Haiti during Mass at Holy Trinity. Father Tom Hagan of Hands Together and two young men, Jimmy and Alexander, who were once children in the schools and now work at the non-profit, came to […]

December 28, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,
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Hands caught in the cookie jar

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A5

Billingsley’s Bullets: I am innocent

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: A5

My Turn: Emergency conditions and EID’s dedicated workers

By Special to Village Life | From Page: A5

My Turn: Mental health first aid

By Special to Village Life

Double standard

By Letter to the Editor, 3 Comments

Garden Guru: Go native

By Special to Village Life, 2 Comments

Trump mania

By Letter to the Editor

Damned if we don’t

By Village Life Editorial, 1 Comment

My Turn: Remedy for disaster

By Special to Village Life

New York Creek Trail controversy

By Letter to the Editor

Dixon vote builds public trust

By Letter to the Editor

Hunger in El Dorado County

By Letter to the Editor

Active citizenship

By Letter to the Editor

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Schedule: Mar. 29 – April 4, 2017

By Village Life Staff | From Page: A6

Scoreboard

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Kassis, 4×400 relay 1st at Ruptier

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6

Trojan baseball wins twice

By Tyler Schmidt | From Page: A6

Lady Trojan LAX blasts St. Francis

By Tyler Schmidt | From Page: A6

Oak Ridge swim wins tri-meet

By Tyler Schmidt

Schedule: Mar. 22-28, 2017

By Village Life Staff

OR LAX splits matches

By Tyler Schmidt

Scoreboard

By Jerry Heinzer

Scoreboard

By Village Life Staff

Schedule: Mar. 15-21, 2017

By Village Life Staff

Schedule: Mar. 8-14, 2017

By Village Life Staff

Redhair falls short of state medal

By Special to Village Life

Trojans host NorCal opener

By Jerry Heinzer

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