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Measure E lawsuit filed

El Dorado County voters passed Measure E with about a three-point margin on June 7. Less than two months later a lawsuit seeks to prevent its implementation. Measure E aims to curtail certain development projects based on restrictions approved in the county’s 2004 General Plan and a 2008 revision of the 1998 Measure Y. The […]

August 10, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Supes OK fee refunds

It won’t be this month and probably won’t be next month, but one of these days some El Dorado County residents will get a check from the county as a refund for fees they paid back when the county and Sheriff’s Department planned to build a substation in the El Dorado Hills/Cameron Park area. The plan was shelved […]

August 10, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

EDH Crime Watch: July 21-27

The following information comes from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: July 21 3:07 p.m. A laptop was reported stolen from a Cabrito Drive home. 9:02 p.m. A man told deputies three men pushed him during an altercation on Town Center Boulevard. July 22 9:30 a.m. Mail theft was reported on Rimini Way. 9:44 a.m. Mail theft […]

August 03, 2016 | Posted in Crime Watch | Tagged ,

Couple celebrates two milestones

It was April 1946 and Edward Salata had just been honorably discharged from the Navy. He served in both the Pacific and Europe during World War II and was in the third wave of soldiers to storm the beaches in Normandy, one day before his 18th birthday. “I always remember my birthday,” Ed said. “June […]

August 03, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Busy Bees get passports to explore

Busy Bees Preschool in El Dorado Hills is going beyond ABCs and 123s, offering young students the chance to travel the globe and learn about the food, language and cultures of other countries. The Early Explorers pre-kindergarten enrichment program is open to children who will be 4 years old by December. They may attend three-day-a-week preschool programs […]

August 03, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Family hosts blood drive as a ‘thank you’

Two months ago Sarah Beckett, 14,  graduated eighth grade. On June 3 she and her parents, El Dorado Hills residents Matt and Sharon Beckett, headed to the coast to camp. “We were trying to enjoy summer; we were headed to Fort Bragg,” said Matt, 44. The family was on Highway 20, west of Willets, when […]

August 03, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,

Murder suspect in court: ‘I killed her’

During an emotional hearing Monday Roy Allen Roth confessed to murdering his wife. Crying as he read a letter in El Dorado County Superior Court in front of his family, Roth admitted that during their 30-year marriage he and Deborah fought a lot and he “snapped.” “On Tuesday, March 31, she accused me of sleeping […]

August 10, 2016 | Posted in Feature Photos | Tagged ,
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