Give Where You Live a success

After months of planning, coordinating and preparation, the El Dorado Community Foundation in partnership with the El Dorado County Office of Education, launched the first Give Where You Live event in El Dorado County. This one-day event was staged to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of community foundations throughout the nation and designed to showcase each […]

June 04, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

White on White Gala to benefit cancer patients

Plans are under way for the White on White Gala at the Manzanita Kitchen in Diamond Springs on Sunday, June 1, 4 to 6:30 p.m. White represents all colors of the rainbow, and on this day, we will acknowledge all types of cancer, honoring those who have been diagnosed with the disease and remembering those […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged

Silva Valley interchange project moving along

Construction equipment on the move muffles the sounds of Highway 50 traffic rushing by the Silva Valley interchange project as crews dig, spray and grade the area that will eventually become a brand new parkway. “It’s going quite well,” said project engineer Aradhana Kochar with the El Dorado County Department of Transportation. “They’ve made quite […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: May 15-21

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Theft May 15: A petty theft from a possibly unlocked car was reported on Bellgrove Way. Trouble at school  May 15: Someone broke the back window of a vehicle parked on Harvard Way. Another vehicle was vandalized. Stolen May 15: A petty theft was […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Student immunization exemptions process changed

AB 2109, a new California law that began Jan. 1, 2014, changes the process for parents to request immunization exemptions for their children. “The purpose of this new law is to better inform parents about the benefits and risks of immunizations,” said Lynnan Svensson, Supervising Public Health Nurse with the El Dorado County Health and […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Pleasant Grove VP earns regional honor

Considered among nominees from Lake Tahoe to Sacramento, Pleasant Grove Middle School’s assistant principal Hope Migliaccio won the El Dorado County Association of California School Administrators’ Charter Administrator of the Year Award for Outstanding Leadership and Services. “Three years ago the Pleasant Grove School community received a wonderful gift when Hope Migliaccio, an enthusiastic, energetic […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EDH Farms hosts Strawberry Festival

El Dorado Hills Natural Farms will host its first Strawberry Festival Saturday, May 31, from 4 to 8 p.m. “We are excited to partner with many local non-profit organizations looking to raise funds for their respective causes,” said EDH Farms co-owner Doug Hus. The organizations include Run For Courage, All About Equine, Vision Coalition and […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in News | Tagged ,