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Winemaker revives history

In the year 2000 Nello Olivo purchased 21 acres on Rancho Road in Cameron Estates with the intention of growing grapes for his home winemaking hobby. He planned to sell the surplus to fellow local winemakers. With the expert help of neighbor Lance Johnson, who was delighted to use his enology degree from U.C. Davis […]

October 01, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Folsom Symphony kicks off summer with ‘Made in America’

Time certainly flew this arts season. The Folsom Symphony will be closing out its 2012-13 season on May 17 & 18. But with its emphasis on “Made in America,” it actually feels more like a celebration of the beginning of an American summer. Think about it: high school and college commencements, family gatherings on the […]

May 08, 2013 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Tagged ,

Pops concert celebrates ingenuity, diversity of American music

By Linda Holderness This year, the Folsom Symphony’s annual pops concert will celebrate the diversity and ingenuity of American composers. Titled “Made in America,” the performance will run for two nights, May 17 and 18 at Three Stages, in response to the high demand for tickets in previous years. Since the symphony’s season schedule was […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Folsom Symphony showcases French horn quartet

For its March 23 concert, the Folsom Symphony will present only three pieces … but they are masterpieces. First on the program, aptly titled “Our Magnificent Horns,” is Robert Schumann’s “Konzertstuck,” a creative “concertante” work from the 19th-century European Romantic era. A concertante composition showcases soloists, usually more than one, within the piece. For this […]

March 20, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

My turn: County schools continue to make school safety top priority

El Dorado County’s 15 school districts continue to make school safety a top priority through a variety of strategies designed to further ensure the well-being of students, including concerted planning efforts between school districts, local law enforcement, and other county emergency service agencies. Our schools take every precaution to ensure the safety of students and […]

February 13, 2013 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

Jeremy Meyers appointed county superintendent

At a regularly scheduled meeting of the El Dorado County Board of Education held Feb. 5, the Board of Trustees appointed Jeremy Meyers to the county superintendent position, effective July 1, 2013.  The appointment of Meyers comes as a result of the need to fulfill the unexpired term left by the retirement of Dr. Vicki […]

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Officials, law enforcement discuss school safety

On Jan. 16 Dr. Vicki Barber, El Dorado County Superintendent of Schools, and El Dorado County school district superintendents met with local law enforcement agencies to continue collaborative efforts regarding school safety.  Sheriff John D’Agostini, Placerville Chief of Police George Nielson, South Lake Tahoe Chief of Police Brian Uhler and El Dorado County District Attorney […]

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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

By Village Life Staff | From Page: A6

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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