Crime Watch: Aug. 2-7

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Manual missing Aug. 2: A Concordia Drive resident awoke to the sound of his vehicle’s alarm and discovered a thief had ransacked the car and stole the owner’s manual. Vandals back Aug. 2: Vandalism was reported on Park Drive. Open door Aug. 2: Burglars […]

August 14, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Sons of Italy cookbook is mouth-watering

Cherished family recipes, helpful hints for cooking and presentation and the satisfaction of contributing to scholarships, the Canine Division of the El Dorado County Sheriff Office, and several foundations for medical research is what purchasers of the new Sons of Italy Cookbook receive. Not all the recipes in the cookbook are Italian, but all are […]

August 28, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Don’t move firewood

CAMINO — Cal Fire and the California Firewood Task Force are asking for the public’s help in preventing the devastating effects of non-native forest pests and diseases on our trees. The “Buy It Where You Burn It” campaign is reminding everyone to cut or buy firewood locally and use it locally. Additionally, if you plan on camping and traveling […]

October 16, 2013 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Ready for a swingin’ Saturday?

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce and El Dorado Hills Community Services District will co-host the popular Saturday Night in the Park from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24. The event showcases local businesses and organizations in a fun setting and typically draws 4,000 to 5,000 residents. It promises to deliver the best […]

August 21, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Local Scouts tour the East Coast treasures

By Will Leszinske Boy Scouts from El Dorado Hills recently toured the East coast before the National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. The four-day tour, started at 4 a.m., when we arrived at the Sacramento International Airport. From there we headed to Philadelphia. As a troop, we saw a lot of cool things in […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Nutting, Pierson conflicts continue

El Dorado County District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting may have more conflicts of interest to explain, according to District Attorney Vern Pierson. “Last week our office discovered that District 2 Supervisor Nutting applied to be certified for Public Housing (Section 8), Housing and Urban Development as a landlord for property he owns in El Dorado […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Jeff Warshaw leaves Marina, search for new principal on

The 800 students and staff at Marina Village Middle School call themselves ohana, the Hawaiian word for family. But the Mustangs family has lost its leader; principal Jeff Warshaw announced July 15 he’d be leaving his post after six years to return to his native Southern California. Warshaw started his new job as principal in […]

August 07, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,