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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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My Turn: Let’s talk budget

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My Turn: Leaving a legacy of light and love

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Messy trees

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The March for Science

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Can you hear me now, Tom?

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Ask A Care Manager: Affording home care

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Garden Guru: UC Davis Arboretum

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Healthcare in America

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This is America

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Billingsley’s Bullets

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Thank you for another successful year

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My Turn: A Serrano homeowner’s side

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Heaven and Earth

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Garden Guru: Giant Sequoias

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Classic cars and trains meet this weekend

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Crocker celebrates all families

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Holocaust survivor to share brave story

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Bountiful berries in May

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Oak Ridge swim does it again

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Sports Shorts, May 22, 2017

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Lady Trojans win first two

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Taz swim suffers tough loss

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Scoreboard

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Trojan baseball splits games

By Jerry Heinzer

Schedule: May 25-26, 2017

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Oak Ridge softball co-champs

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Scoreboard

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Schedule: May 17-23, 2017

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Trojans down Rocklin

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