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Clarksville Day 2017

Clarksville Day was back and better than ever last Saturday. History lovers, and those just curious to know more about the local region’s past, came out in perfect weather for the one day a year the locked gates of Clarksville are open to the public. Located on the south side of the new Silva Valley […]

Broadway Sacramento hosting four premieres next season

Matt Hessburg California Musical Theatre announced the 2017-18 Broadway Sacramento season at the Community Center Theater, featuring four shows not previously presented and two favorites of Broadway Sacramento audiences. The season features Sacramento premieres of “Beautiful – The Carole King Musical,” “Something Rotten!,” “Finding Neverland” and “An American in Paris.” Returning shows are “The Book of […]

April 19, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Clarksville Day rides again

Dust off your boots and plan to attend Clarksville Day on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The seventh event planned by the Clarksville Region Historical Society takes visitors on a tour of the ghost town, which predates El Dorado Hills by 100 years. Clarksville Day was an annual event until 2013, when construction of the Silva Valley interchange cut into event parking.

“It didn’t stop due to lack of interest,” said local historian and CRHS co-founder Betty January. “There were 4,000 people at the last Clarksville Day in 2013.”

Black History Month speaker series event explores westward migration

The Center for Sacramento History, in association with the Sacramento History Alliance, is proud to present a special Black History Month speaker series event — Sweet Freedom’s Plains: African-Americans on the Overland Trails, 1841-1869 on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m. at the Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd. Shirley Ann Wilson Moore, a […]

February 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Supervisors declare countywide emergency

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors unanimously declared a countywide state of emergency Jan. 1o in order to battle flooding, mudslides and infrastructure damage resulting from recent storms. Requested by Division of Transportation Director Bard Lower, the board’s action allows county crews to streamline efforts to repair and prevent damage to roads and facilities. In […]

January 18, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

‘Nice Work If You Can Get It’ premieres at Music Circus

Matt Hessburg California Musical Theatre The 2016 season continues with the Music Circus premiere of the Tony Award-winning new musical comedy “Nice Work If You Can Get It.” Matthew Broderick and Kelli O’Hara starred in this smash hit on Broadway in 2012. The song-and-dance spectacular features the music of George and Ira Gershwin in a […]

August 10, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

App has kids, adults on the go

Though Pokémon Go was only released July 6, the location-based, real-time video game app has spread across the country and El Dorado Hills, with people of all ages playing to collect upward of 200 Pokémon characters. My 12-year-old son took me on a tour of El Dorado Hills to see just where the characters pop […]

July 20, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,
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Classic cars and trains meet this weekend

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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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Trojan baseball splits games

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Schedule: May 25-26, 2017

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Oak Ridge softball co-champs

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Trojans down Rocklin

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