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Dry snow in season’s first survey

A snow sample is weighed as part of the California Cooperative Snow Survey for the California Department of Water Resources Tuesday Dec. 30. Left is Dave Schmalenberger who volunteered to help with the first survey of the season but otherwise works for the East Bay Municipal Utility District Water Agency, and right is Frank Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Survey team, joined by TV and newspaper reporters. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

A small blizzard and sub freezing temperatures greeted Frank Gehrke as he conducted the first snow survey on Dec. 30 at Phillips Station. Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Survey for the California Department of Water Resources, measured the depth of the snow at 21.3 inches. But with a water content of just 4 inches, Gehrke noted it […]

Comments Off / January 05, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

New year, great events in Cameron Park

The calendar says 2015 … now get ready for some great events during this new year. On Jan. 24, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Cameron Park Community Services District will sponsor the annual Reds, Whites and Jewels show. Get that someone special jewelry for Valentines’ Day while enjoying some delicious wine. Jewelry vendors […]

Comments Off / December 31, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

From the GM

Thank you to all who voted in the November election for your upcoming Community Services District Board! The community will celebrate the seating of the new directors in December after the elections are certified. There are exciting times ahead. Enjoy your community services: new recreation programs and events, partnerships, park improvements, continued quality fire and emergency services […]

Comments Off / November 25, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Joint barre, indoor cycling studios get people moving

FitRIDE instructor Claire Alano leads her students in a class. Members spin with their lower body as they target the upper body with free weights. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

There’s a new exercise craze offered at thebodybar(re) and fitRIDE, partnering El Dorado Hills exercise studios that share more than just a lobby. Members are encouraged to shape, sculpt and tone with the barre method, alternating the next day with a variety of high-intensity, spinning “party on a bike” classes across the hall at fitRIDE. […]

Comments Off / November 09, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Financial Focus: When is it time to make portfolio changes?

Iain Marshall

The kids are back at school and summer vacations are now just fading memories, so it must be autumn. But the seasons don’t just move on the calendar — they also change in your life. And, speaking of changes, you’ll have to make many of them as you move through the years — and that […]

Comments Off / October 29, 2014 | Posted in Business Columns | Read More »

Marina Village names its ‘heroes’

Ethan Horn, Bella Orciuoli and Erika Ingram (not pictured) researched how to Save Water and detailed how they'd start a water saving reward system for Marina students. Village Life photo by Julie Samrick

All Marina Village seventh graders were challenged by their English teachers to “embrace an issue that is important in your school or community.” Seventh-grade English teachers, principal George Tapanese and Village Life chose Jessica Garver from Mrs. Doig’s class and the team of Ethan Horn, Erika Ingram and Bella Orciuoli from Mrs. Guardino’s class as […]

Comments Off / October 27, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Talk Supe with Mik: A few developments in the district

Of the many issues facing our community right now the King fire is an ongoing situation. Moving forward, recovering from the fire will be a long and difficult challenge. I would like to personally thank all the people and agencies who are contributing toward the effort. The outpouring of assistance from outside communities has been […]

Comments Off / September 28, 2014 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

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