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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.

Jeanne Amos earns statewide honor

El Dorado County Library Director Jeanne Amos doesn’t revel standing in the spotlight. As a CalPERS 2017 Spotlight on Excellence Award recipient, she has little choice. “I’m overwhelmed,” Amos said during a special presentation at the Oct. 10 El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting. The Spotlight on Excellence Award is given to those who: 1) Exhibit the spirit […]

October 18, 2017 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Student of the Month: Nolan Koehler

The Rotary Club of El Dorado Hills recently celebrated Nolen Koehler as Student of the Month.

The Valley View Montessori School sixth-grader was called an “exceptional student who holds himself to high standards,” said teacher Travis Danz. He compared Nolen’s personality to that of a marigold — a plant that thrives while helping others thrive.

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 28 – Oct. 4

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Sept. 28 7:47 a.m. Petty theft and attempted forgery were reported on Stanford Lane. 8:39 a.m. Deputies cited a 16-year-old boy for alleged possession of marijuana for sale on Harvard Way. 9:37 a.m. A theft of prescription pads was reported on Golden Foothill Parkway. […]

October 11, 2017 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Don Spear hits the road

Don Spear knows El Dorado County’s roads — every curve, every bridge, every inch of pavement. He’s seen roads crumble and bridges rise.

The 30-plus year transportation employee recently hung up his hard hat and reflective vest, accepting three standing ovations and a unanimously passed resolution marking his retirement at the Sept. 26 El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Wagon Loop home is the perfect family oasis

Imagine sitting on a covered porch, swaying back and forth in a rocker and watching your children play. Nearby a deer nibbles on the grass and birds chirp as they get a drink from a bubbling stream. When you or the kids feel like grabbing a snack, pluck fresh fruit and vegetables growing in the […]

October 04, 2017 | Posted in Village Homes | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Sept. 21-27

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Sept. 21 7:54 a.m. A grand theft was reported on Diathus Lane. Sept. 22 9:38 a.m. A baggie containing marijuana was found on a bench along Serrano Parkway. 1:43 p.m. Petty theft was reported on Tam O Shanter Drive. 1:48 p.m. Tools were reported […]

October 04, 2017 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

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