Fence project brings community together

Piece by piece, volunteers are working together to build 100-foot sections of split-rail fencing along the archery range boundary, which runs 3,300 linear feet along El Dorado Hills Boulevard. The El Dorado Hills Community Services District is providing the fencing materials but EDHCSD officials reached out to various El Dorado Hills organizations and businesses to […]

March 22, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Support ORHS athletics

On Saturday, March 25, the Oak Ridge Sports Boosters Club hosts its 17th annual Blue and Gold Auction, A Night in the Hills, at Mercedes-Benz of El Dorado Hills from 6 to 11 p.m. In celebration of Oak Ridge student athletes, spanning 23 sports and 1,400 student athletes, 350 members of the community will attend an […]

March 22, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged

Student of the Month: Chris Gaco

El Dorado Hills Rotarians and Oak Meadow Elementary School staff honored Chris Gaco as Student of the Month at last week’s Rotary breakfast meeting. Teacher Josh Hopps called Chris “a beam of light” who’s ready to take on any challenge that comes his way. “He brings enthusiasm not just to the class but to everyone […]

March 22, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Scout ensures flags get proper respect

Oak Ridge senior Benjamin Gross recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle project, Benjamin planned and led fellow Scouts and friends to build a flag retirement box for residents to drop off their old or tattered flags, which is now located inside the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Norm Rowett Pavilion. […]

January named woman of year

Calling it “a highlight” of her life, local historian and El Dorado Hills community advocate Betty January was honored as Assemblyman Kevin Kiley’s Woman of the Year earlier this month. January spent March 6 at the state Capitol along with 79 other women representing the state’s 80 Assembly districts. The 6th Assembly district is made up of […]

March 15, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Burglary suspect nabbed

El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies with the aid of a K-9 officer and handler tracked down and arrested a suspected burglar Thursday. Employees of the Gold Key storage in El Dorado Hills reported a suspicious man lurking on the back side of the Golden Foothill Parkway business. “Employees attempted to contact him and he took […]

March 15, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Local company covers driver training blind spot

Quick thinking to save himself from a near car accident more than a decade ago was the impetus El Dorado Hills father of three Bob Davis needed to create Virtual Driver Interactive, a company that recently released its latest cutting-edge product to improve driver training nationwide. While still living in the Bay Area, Davis was driving […]

March 08, 2017 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,