Living

From couch potato to runner

When Hassan Aboukhadijeh’s sons graduated from Oak Ridge High and moved away to college, he knew life was going to change. Having watched Feross and Amjed run cross country ...

EDH seniors to visit Placerville Community Observatory

El Dorado Hills Senior Center will host an evening outing to the Cameron Park Rotary Community Observatory in Placerville next week for interested seniors. Family and friends are ...

Hot Fads and Cool Trends in Cloth

Hot Fads and Cool Trends in Cloth is the theme of this year’s 36th Annual Vintage Quilt and Fashion Exhibit at the Folsom History Museum. A collection of 46 vintage quilts fr ...

Holocaust survivor to speak in Folsom

At 15-years old, Albert Rosa originally from Greece, survived the Holocaust, later earning five American military medals including the Purple Heart for his courageous acts of brave ...

New church meets at Oak Ridge High School

School may be out for the summer, but a new church is setting up service every Sunday at a local high school campus. District Church, a nondenominational church in El Dorado Hills, ...

Local scout leads book collection for El Dorado Hills library

A 15-year-old El Dorado Hills bookworm metamorphosed into an Eagle Scout last week and plans to continue with scouting, adding as many more of the Boy Scouts’ 136 merit badge ...

Things To Do: July 29- Aug. 4

Wednesday, July 29 Six Words for Designing Art Journals from 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  Wednesdays through Aug. 26at the Folsom Public Library meeting room, 411 Stafford St. in ...

Design Review Committee volunteer opportunity

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District is recruiting for a volunteer position on their Design Review Committee. The DRC oversees more than 40 villages for property improv ...

Holman Ranch a place of weddings, retreats and its own wines

It’s tucked away but not off-grid. Fairly dripping with the nostalgia of Old California but embracing all that’s good about the new. The place is Holman Ranch. Growing ...

Almond Heights Senior Living to open in September

The construction at 8685 Greenback Lane in Orangevale is in its final stages, and Almond Heights Senior Living is set to start welcoming residents at the beginning of September. A ...

‘My Life Around the Big House’ book signings

Longtime local Rick Wiley, 63, will share insights into his experiences growing up at Folsom State Prison at two book signings in Folsom this weekend. Author Matthew Easterbrook an ...

Celebrate Folsom Prison’s 135th anniversary at benefit event

Updated 10:45 a.m. July 22, 2015: The Old Guard Foundation board has elected to cancel this event. This year marks Folsom State Prison’s 135th anniversary. Opened in 1880, i ...

Things To Do: July 22-28

Wednesday, July 22 What are you reading? Drop in, have a cup of coffee and talk books from 10-10:30 a.m. at Face in a Book, 4359 Town Center Blvd., Suite 113, El Dorado Hills. Inf ...

Specialty Indian cuisine grocery store opens in Folsom

Spice World Indian Grocery Store recently opened in Folsom, offering people the perfect flavors and produce to cook authentic Indian cuisine at home. “There is a big Indian ...