Contractor sting nabs 11

SACRAMENTO – A citation for unlicensed contracting was the last birthday present one unlicensed operator expected when he submitted a bid for a painting job at an El Dorado Hills undercover sting house on Saturday, April 20, Conducted by the Contractors State License Board’s Statewide Investigative Fraud Team, with assistance from the El Dorado County […]

May 01, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Oak Ridge Foundation supporting major projects

The Oak Ridge High School Foundation announces the kickoff of its 2013 Capital Campaign — Excellence in Education. The campaign will raise $500,000 to support needed improvements in a cross section of programs and facilities on the Oak Ridge High School campus. The 2013 capital campaign is based on feedback received in a series of focus groups […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Visioning exercise attracts 150

The inaugural public CEDAC-EDH meeting was held on April 18 in the Community Services District Pavilion. Attendance fluctuated through a lively two-hour discussion. Organizers concluded that 150 people participated. Moderator T Abraham represents El Dorado Hills on the county Community and Economic Development Advisory Committee, and is also on the CEDAC-EDH steering committee. The stated […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

COOL school celebrates second successful year

Families looking for a less traditional, more flexible public school option, have a COOL option. Collaborative Opportunities for Online Learning is a full-time, tuition-free, independent study program offered through the Rescue Union school district where students in grades three through eight complete the bulk of their studies online. Open since the start of the 2011-12 […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

El Dorado Community Foundation spawns EDH cabinet

The largest philanthropic organization in El Dorado County arrived in El Dorado Hills this month with high hopes. The newly formed El Dorado Hills Cabinet of the El Dorado Community Foundation is gearing up to serve El Dorado Hills and bring the community together. At the cabinet’s April 11 coming out event, a small lunch […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: April 13-17

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Break in April 13: Thieves stole items from a vehicle parked on Souza Drive. Burglary reported April 14: Someone broke into a Markham Court home a stole several items. Busted April 17: A 40-year-old woman received a citation after she allegedly tried to steal […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Enjoy gorgeous gardens, colorful art

When it comes to Lynn Anderson’s garden, color is the main ingredient. He achieves this by carefully tending to his flowers, trees and bushes … and tossing in about 100 beautiful glass flowers and critters that glisten in the sun and give his Cameron Park yard an unbelievable glow. Plus, Lynn added, the flowers are […]

April 24, 2013 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,