EID race: Hopefuls debate

Rate increases, debt levels and the long-term financial health of the El Dorado Irrigation District dominated a panel discussion last Wednesday. Sponsored by the Tea Party Patriots of El Dorado Hills, the panel features EID Board of Directors candidates Greg Prada, Dr. Dale Coco and Jake Flesher. Candidate Richard Englefield was absent due to another commitment. […]

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CSD foundation looking for new board members

The first official meeting of the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Foundation Board of Directors was held last week. Foundation President Noelle Mattock called the 501(c)3 organization, in the works for more than a year now, a compliment to the CSD. “The new foundation will enable the CSD to receive grants, donations, etc., that […]

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Soccer star visit inspires young EDH players

Ethos soccer club welcomed soccer legend and head coach of the newly formed Sacramento Republic PC professional soccer team Predrag Radosavlievic “Preki” to its second annual general meeting Thursday night. The Serbian-born Preki is best known for scoring the game-winning goal for the United States men’s national team against Brazil in the 1998 FIFA World […]

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Local youth recognized for tireless community service

More than 100 people applauded local students at Hands4Hope’s fifth annual Youth Recognition Dinner on Saturday night, Aug. 17, at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District. Youth volunteers with Hands4Hope were recognized for collectively dedicating 6,700 hours of service to those in need in our community over the 2012-13 year. Additionally, several local youth […]

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Ferris remembered as ‘icon of motherhood’

Talia Ferris’ mother wants her remembered for how she was in life, not as a car accident statistic. “People should know Talia as a beautiful, vivacious woman and not someone who would allow herself to drift off the road to die,” said Dean Hansen of the Aug. 16 early morning rollover accident that claimed her […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Aug. 15-21

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Greased Aug. 15: A Crocker Drive resident reported that he saw his neighbor throw grease from a barbecue onto the reporting party’s vehicle. Break in Aug. 17: Thieves stole items from  locked vehicle parked on Copperwood Court and later attempted to use the victim’s […]

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Youth Commission now accepting applications

Attention high school and middle school students who are interested in making a difference in their community: The El Dorado County Youth Commission is now accepting applications for the 2013-14 school year. Students interested in the opportunity to have a positive impact on their community are invited to apply. Applications are available at your high […]

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