Volunteer tax counselors needed

There are a few openings for volunteer tax-aide counselors for the 2012 tax season to provide free, personal income tax assistance in El Dorado County for the elderly and low-income residents, under the AARP Tax-Aide program. The program will operate Feb. 1 through April 15, 2013. Volunteers are asked to work a minimum of four […]

September 14, 2012 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Buenzli earns Eagle Scout

Trent Buenzli of Troop 454 in El Dorado Hills achieved the rank of Eagle Scout at his Court of Honor Sunday, Sept. 9 at Beal’s Point in Folsom. The lake and an enormous flag in the background, as well as several hundred little flags gently blowing in the wind, set the tone for this Eagle […]

September 13, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Marshall Medical Center unveils its new wing

Marshall Medical Center will celebrate the grand opening of its new South Wing with a Community Open House and Teddy Bear Clinic on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1100 Marshall Way in Placerville. The wing’s new state-of-the-art Emergency Department will be open that day for little visitors to bring in […]

September 12, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: Aug. 30 – Sept. 5

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Burglary spree Aug. 30: Burglaries were reported at five different locations on Park Drive. Sink or swim Aug. 30: Two pool contractors reportedly had a dispute on Serrano Parkway in which one allegedly pushed the other. No one was arrested. Almost Sept. 3: An […]

September 12, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Intel exec says CSD can do more

Over the next several weeks Village Life will profile the six candidates vying for two seats on the El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors in November. Youth soccer activist Don Clark, 48, graciously volunteered to go first. Clark and his wife recently moved their three kids, ages 5, 9 and 10, from […]

September 12, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

EDH Community Parade date set

Town Center will host the first-ever El Dorado Hills Community Parade on Saturday, Oct. 6, between 11 a.m. and noon. The recent Sky Mote procession demonstrated that the community will come together to honor a fallen soldier who attended its schools. Whether it will do so minus the tragedy is yet to be seen. Michele […]

September 12, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Dirt bike accident gives EDH man new perspective

A dirt bike accident in June nearly left 21-year-old Josh Cooper in a wheelchair for the rest of his life but the El Dorado Hills resident credits his family and friends for his speedy recovery. “I’m about 80 percent recovered,” Cooper said a little more than two months after he flew off his dirt bike. […]

September 12, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,