Soroptimist grants available

Each year Soroptimist International of Cameron Park/El Dorado Hills awards grants to non-profits that will make a lasting difference in the lives of women and children in their communities. The major portion of the income realized from the group’s fundraisers this past year is used to provide funds back to the community with an annual grant […]

April 06, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch:

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: March 24 8:10 a.m. A victim reported losing property while at an El Dorado Hills Town Center restaurant. 5:30 p.m. Deputies arrested a 33-year-old woman who allegedly stole items from a Post Street business. 10:50 p.m. A woman reported possibly being drugged at an El Dorado Hills […]

April 06, 2016 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Fentanyl overdose epidemic hits home

An El Dorado Hills man has been identified as one of many victims whose death is suspected of being related to the rash of recent overdoses from counterfeit hydrocodone pills laced with fentanyl, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office reported. George Berry, 18, died March 28. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Drug […]

April 06, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH optometrist named Woman of the Year

Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, R-El Dorado Hills, announced that she has named Dr. Sheilah Titus, OD as her Woman of the Year. Dr. Titus is the owner of El Dorado Hills Optometric Center. “I am proud to be recognizing a long standing fixture of El Dorado Hills and a wonderful example of an outstanding businesswoman,” Gaines […]

March 30, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Green Valley gas station a go

Over the objections of a half-dozen residents known as Friends of Green Valley, the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors gave the go-ahead on plans for an ARCO am/pm gas station, car wash and convenience mart at its March 22 meeting. The project’s official name is Green Valley Convenience Center. Friends of Green Valley thus […]

March 30, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH Library celebrates its 10th birthday

It’s been a decade since the El Dorado Hills Library opened and a community celebration will take place April 2 to mark the milestone. Original member of the El Dorado Hills Friends of the Library and local historian Betty January, 84, recently recounted how the library came to be, taking seven years to realize and […]

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Mold forces firefighters out of Latrobe station

El Dorado Hills Fire Station 91 in Latrobe has been closed due to the discovery of black mold. “The crews complained of a musty odor after all that rain we had,” Fire Chief Dave Roberts said. An inspection didn’t turn up anything until staff with West Coast Restorations was authorized to conduct “destructive testing,” tearing […]

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