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Brothers headed to prison for teen’s death

The brothers convicted in the shooting death of El Dorado Hills teen Joslynn Ledezma Sovenski were sentenced Friday at an emotional court hearing. Kenyatta Brown, 25, was sentenced to 40 years to life in state prison. Keyon Brown, 23, was sentenced to three years, eight months behind bars. On Sept. 11 jurors found Kenyatta Brown […]

Student of the Month: Arturo Ambriz

The Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills recognized Arturo Ambriz as Student of the Month at its Oct. 18 meeting. School officials called the Rolling Hills Middle School seventh-grader kind, meticulous and someone who looks out for his peers. Teacher Jessica Spangler said Arturo is a standout student. “If he’s challenged with something he doesn’t […]

EDH Crime Watch: Oct. 11-17

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Oct. 11 10:40 p.m. Two vehicle burglaries were reported in El Dorado Hills Town Center. Oct. 12 10:35 a.m. Deputies arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of possessing an open container of alcohol in a vehicle on Post Street. 11 a.m. A vehicle burglary […]

Fire Board declines to up stipend

You could almost hear crickets chirp at the El Dorado Hills Fire Board meeting Thursday when the topic of director compensation came up. An item on the agenda for the last several months, the Board of Directors was asked to consider changing the directors’ stipend, which is currently $100 per day of meetings and not […]

Large El Dorado Hills home has lovely view

Spacious rooms and a stunning lake view make this three-story El Dorado Hills home a must-see. The impressive entrance, with its two-story brick columns, manicured hedges and a beautiful front door, opens into a home where large parties, family gatherings and other events can take place with ease. The well-lit grand room has high ceilings, […]

October 18, 2017 | Posted in Village Homes | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Oct. 5-11

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Oct. 5 9:23 p.m. A backpack was found on Lakehills Drive. Oct. 6 10:31 p.m. Two orange cones were stolen from atop a vehicle on Ravenshoe Way. Oct. 7 1:01 p.m. Deputies arrested a 44-year-old woman on suspicion of shoplifting at an El Dorado […]

October 18, 2017 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Neighbors helping neighbors

Devastating Northern California fires have claimed at least 40 lives, destroyed homes and businesses and displaced thousands of people.

Though untouched by flames, many El Dorado Hills residents have been affected by the tragedies unfolding to the west and have found ways to help — opening up their homes to displaced relatives and friends and collecting donations for fire victims.

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