El Dorado Hills Crime Watch: June 19-25

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Not again! June 19: A catalytic converter was stolen from a truck parked on Town Center Boulevard. The victim reported that this was the second time someone stole this vehicle part since he bought the truck. Phone swiped June 19: An unidentified woman stole […]

July 02, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

High school registration

The El Dorado Union High School District has released the following student registration information for the 2014–15 school year. School will start on Thursday, Aug. 7. Consult your respective school’s website for the starting times of your school. Oak Ridge High School 1120 Harvard Way, El Dorado Hills (916) 933-6980, ext. 3050 orhsonline.com The Counseling […]

July 09, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

5 hurt in hay fire

Fire crews quickly extinguished a hay fire at Lee’s Feed and Western Store in Shingle Springs on June 22 but not before five people suffered injuries. Victims received medical aid for smoke inhalation and minor burns. About 450 hay bales, about $10,000 worth, were destroyed in the blaze and the business’ commercial building was also damaged. […]

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

Cameron Park Crime Watch: June 2014

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Graffiti attack June 1: A Durock Road business owner reported that someone spray-painted graffiti on a building and vehicles. All for 27 cents? June 1: Deputies arrested a 23-year-old many who allegedly stole 27 cents worth of merchandise from a Cameron Park Drive business. […]

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

EDH senior care facility approved

The El Dorado County Planning Commission approved plans for a new residential senior care facility in El Dorado Hills at its June 12 meeting. To be located on a 20.3-acre site on the south side of Town Center Boulevard near the intersection of Latrobe Road, the proposed facility includes a 114,000-square-foot, three-story building consisting of 130 […]

June 27, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

H4H reaches out to foster teens

The third annual Hands4Hope Youth Board Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser held earlier this spring was a huge success, raising $3600 for Foster Family and Adoption Services and other H4H Youth Board projects. The Youth Board chose Foster Family Services after listening to speakers from two local agencies and feeling a connection with the struggles of teen foster children. […]

June 25, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Become a sheriff’s STAR

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for the upcoming STAR training academy being held Sept. 8-19, 2014. The academy training hours are 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday, with accompanying afternoon driver proficiency training and law enforcement support visitations. The academy will conclude with a formal uniformed graduation on Friday evening, Sept. […]

June 25, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,