Giove leaves Marina for principal job

After three years as Marina Village Middle School’s assistant principal Cindy Giove will leave her post to be the principal at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School in the Auburn Union School District. In a letter to parents June 9 Giove wrote: “How lucky I am to have so many wonderful students and families to […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Celebrate the 4th of July at the Fireworks Jubilee

Get ready for the fifth annual Fireworks Jubilee at El Dorado Hills Town Center and enjoy the best fireworks show in the region. From 6 to 11 p.m. on Thursday, July 3, guests of all ages can ring in Independence Day at El Dorado Hills Town Center. The festivities include three live bands — Gary Mendoza Band on the […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Shane’s Village to give back at Jubilee

“It’s time we give back,” said Kristen Rogers of the overwhelming support her family has received during her 9-year-old son Shane’s ongoing battle with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia since his 2012 diagnosis. Kristen and her army of Shane’s Village will take over the Kidz Zone during the July 3 El Dorado Hills Town Center Fireworks Jubilee. They’ll manage […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

UPDATE: District 2 race up to 6

Jennifer Nutting in The special election to fill ousted District 2 Supervisor Ray Nutting’s seat has so far netted six candidates, including the former supervisor’s wife. “After a lot of thought and consideration I have decided to run,” Jennifer Nutting announced on Facebook Monday. “I would like to assure everyone that I feel I am truly […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Community invited to comment on Mental Health Services Act plan update

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency’s Mental Health Division invites the public to review and provide comment on the fiscal year 2014-15 Mental Health Services Act plan update. The draft plan update provides information on current and new MHSA programs and budgets for three fiscal years (FY 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17). MHSA components […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

EDH dentist fighting for special needs patients

Dr. Rodney Bughao of El Dorado Hills serves a unique population in his dental practice — people who cannot receive dental services in a traditional dental office setting, but who must be put under general anesthesia in a hospital. “I work with sleep apnea patients one day a week,” said Bughao, “but 98 percent of my […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Farmers Market booklets help seniors eat healthy

The El Dorado County Area Agency on Aging has a limited supply of Senior Farmers Market check booklets available for qualified El Dorado County seniors. Farmers Market check booklets will be distributed on first come, first served basis to seniors who are at least 60 years of age and meet income guidelines (one person household […]

July 01, 2014 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,