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Fairytale Town transforms into winter wonderland

Celebrate the holiday season at Fairytale Town with holiday lights, festive décor, Santa and his reindeer and more at Fairytale Town’s Winter Wonderland event. The fun-filled family celebration is set for eight days: Thursdays through Sundays, Dec. 12-15 and 19-22. Fairytale Town will be open special hours for the event from 1 to 7 p.m. […]

December 04, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Food bank needs help during the holidays

The holiday season is here — a wonderful time of the year that most people look forward to but it can be a time of sadness and depression for some of our neighbors who struggle to make ends meet. Many local residents are asking themselves right now, “How am I going to provide a holiday […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Thanksgiving fire safety tips

CAMINO — The Amador-El Dorado Unit of Cal Fire wants to make sure everyone’s Thanksgiving holiday is a fire safe holiday. “Did you know that across this nation there are approximately 2000 house fires reported on Thanksgiving Day, the highest number of house fires for any single day of the year?,” Unit Chief Kelly Keenan said. “These fires […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

ARC announces winter hikes, special events

Red Shack Trail hike Dec. 7: Donna Orth, ARC volunteer, will lead this (3.8 mile round-trip) hike from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The trail is a steep road which may discourage some, but takes hikers to the river near Racehorse Bend rapid and lots of great BLM land. Hikers will explore the old ditch that was in […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Visit the Chanukah Wonderland

FOLSOM —  The community embraces the true spirit of freedom and the holiday season with the seventh annual Chanukah Wonderland at the Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma St., from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24. The festival will include games for all ages, music, delicious hot latkes, an authentic Israeli food court, Chanukah gift shop […]

November 20, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Buses stopped for turkey day

The El Dorado County Transit Authority will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov 29. El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed. Normal operation will resume on Saturday, Nov. 30.  Sarting Tuesday, Nov. 26, the dispatch center will be accepting Dial-A-Ride requests for Nov. 30 through Dec 2. […]

November 20, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Folsom home tour tickets for sale

Tickets are on sale now for the 2013 Historic Folsom Holiday Home Tour features nine charming historic sites decorated for the holidays, a lovely art and hand-crafted holiday gift boutique, musical entertainment and an opportunity to enjoy the season as you step back in time. Set for Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14, home […]

November 27, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

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