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Find joy, heartbreak in ‘Absolute Brightness’

After producing the hysterical and absurd “An Act of God,” B Street Theatre will finish its B3 Series with compassion and community in “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey.” The one-man show featuring actor Rich Herbert about acceptance of that which is different will keep audiences in touch with their humanity. “Leonard Pelkey is an […]

August 23, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Terrific run ends for EDH 12s

Comebacks, rallies and heartbreak ALAMEDA — El Dorado Hills effort to come back from down four runs in the third inning came up just short in a 9-8 loss to Morada in extra innings Monday. The EDH All-Stars battled back multiple times after Morada took the lead, but could never get over the hump. Morada […]

August 02, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Terrific run ends for All-Stars

ALAMEDA — El Dorado Hills effort to come back from down four runs in the third inning came up just short, as they lost to Morada 9-8 in extra innings on Monday. The El Dorado Hills All-Stars battled back multiple times after Morada took the lead, but could never get over the hump. Morada eventually […]

August 02, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged

May is Mental Health Month

May is National Mental Health Month. “Mental Health Month is an important time to promote mental wellness for all,” said Jamie Samboceti, Deputy Director of El Dorado County Behavioral Health Services. “Another goal of the campaign is to reduce the stigma sometimes associated with mental illness and share information about local mental health resources.” Studies […]

May 02, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Trojan baseball squeezes out win

Oak Ridge walk-off salvages series If something’s worked before, it can work again. Reinacting strategy that won a key playoff game last year, Cameron Allie’s suicide squeeze plated Friday’s only run in the bottom of the seventh as Oak Ridge walked-off the 1-0 Sierra Foothill League victory over Granite Bay. With pitchers putting zeros up, […]

May 03, 2017 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

My Turn: Mental health first aid

What is stigma? The dictionary defines it as “a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality or person.” Stigma is a word that has the power to isolate people and stop people from asking for help, even when they need it. When it comes to the stigma associated with depression, thoughts of suicide and […]

March 22, 2017 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

My Turn: Remedy for disaster

It’s true — we don’t belong anywhere on the age spectrum. We’re not 7 or 12 or 20. We’re in this random space — this gap — a black hole in the middle of nowhere. Being a teenager is harder than it sounds. As a teen I completely understand. And when parents tell you they get it and teachers say […]

March 01, 2017 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,
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