Living

Local author publishes first book close to home

Diamond Springs resident Lurene Rascon recently published her first book in honor of her late mother. Rascon, 60, published the true story, “A Bug and a Prayer,” last D ...

Pow Wow Days returns to Orangevale

The 52nd annual Pow Wow Days will return to Orangevale this month for a weekend of family entertainment. The event, presented by the Orangevale Chamber of Commerce, will be May 14 ...

Things To Do: May 13-19

Wednesday, May 13 Food Bank, El Dorado County Farmers Market from 10-11 a.m. at the VFW Hall, 130 Placerville Drive, Placerville. Free market, one allocation per household. Info: ...

Rattlesnake sighting are on the rise as warmer weather hits the region

With the days heating up, many people and creatures are exploring the Folsom and El Dorado County trails for exercise and fresh air. People may find a slithering snakes and other w ...

Free senior legal services extend through county

El Dorado County Senior Legal Services will soon be coming to the communities of Greenwood and Somerset. The program offers free legal services to seniors 60 years of age and older ...

Give Where You Live campaign raises $86,000

The second year of the local one-day-of-giving challenge known as Give Where You Live rocked the area April 23. The fundraiser event benefits only local El Dorado County nonprofit ...

Region’s conservation conversation

To adhere to state-mandated, get-tough water use restrictions in this fourth year of California’s drought, Folsom and El Dorado County, like most cities, towns and counties i ...

EDMT’s ‘High School Musical’ a professional quality pep rally

Honestly, I’ve never seen anything like this before, and I doubt that you have either. I’m talking about the end of this amazing show, but I’ll get to that in a m ...