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A delicious evening with Alice Waters

Alice Waters — chef, author, food activist and the founder and owner of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley — has been a champion of local sustainable agriculture for over four decades; she will share what she’s learned over the years and more as the inaugural speaker for the Folsom Lake College Speakers Series. Waters has had […]

Water, water everywhere

This month El Dorado County has received nearly 13 inches of rain since the ball dropped on New Year’s Day. That’s good news. What came along with the recent soaking storm, however, didn’t exactly leave people singing in the rain. Flooding, mudslides, downed trees, road closures and rescues made headlines and while we at Village Life are ready […]

January 18, 2017 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

At EID: Water rate hikes OK’d

After considering various financial projections based on different rate increase scenarios, the El Dorado Irrigation District Board of Directors approved a 3 percent increase each year, 2017-2020, at Monday’s meeting. The increase applies to potable water, wastewater and recycled water. The rate discussion drew criticism, with some audience members blaming the increases on EID’s salaries and […]

December 21, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Trojan boy’s water polo will miss the postseason

Granite Bay’s hot start in the second round of the Sierra Foothill League championships at the El Dorado Hills CSD never let up through four quarters last week as the Grizzlies placed 13 players in the scoring column to overwhelm the Trojans 21-3. The loss put Oak Ridge in a must-win scenario against Rocklin, a […]

November 01, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Water and faith permeate ‘The Diviners’ at Sac State

By California State Unversity, Sacramento News release A search for water and a search for salvation cross paths in California State University, Sacramento’s, production of Jim Leonard Jr.’s drama “The Diviners.” Directed by theater and dance professor Michelle Felten, “The Diviners” is set in the fictional town of Zion, Iowa, during the Great Depression of […]

October 26, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Trojan varsity water polo gets twin Senior Day wins

Head coach Patrick Foster’s varsity boys and girls water polo programs earned an exciting sweep of Nevada Union last Wednesday at the El Dorado Hills CSD, as the girls varsity won 13-8 and varsity boys edged the Miners 10-9 in Sierra Foothill League action. Both teams had to fight for a winning push, as the […]

October 19, 2016 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

EID Division 5 candidate Charles Smith wants to protect our water

Running for the first time to be a board member on the El Dorado Irrigation District, Division 5, is El Dorado Hills resident Charles (Chuck) Smith. A retired business executive, Smith said he is running because he loves living in this county and wants to give something back. “This is a wonderful place to live,” Smith […]

October 12, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,
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Commentary »

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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Sports »

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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