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Lane closures for Francisco Drive Right-Turn Pocket project

The Transportation Division of El Dorado County’s Community Development Agency will close Francisco Drive in El Dorado Hills from the intersection of El Dorado Hills Boulevar ...

Barbells for Boobs breast cancer awareness fundraiser set for Friday

A different type of breast cancer fundraiser is in the works at Crossfit Bios in El Dorado Hills on Friday. The gym will be hosting an in-house crossfit workout at 5 p.m. for abou ...

Regional Fair winners headed to International Science and Engineering Fair

Three Grand Prize winners from the Synopsys Sacramento Regional Science and Engineering Fair are getting ready to face tough international competition following a strong showing at ...

Water providers urge continued conservation

The Regional Water Authority (RWA) Board of Directors unanimously adopted a resolution urging its 22 water provider members to continue efforts to reduce water use by 20 percent or ...

Animal shelter’s grand opening

El Dorado County Animal Services invites community members to a special grand opening celebration for its new Animal Services shelter facility. The celebration event will be held f ...

Dry weather spurs new gardening trends

A fourth year of drought is changing the landscape of California’s yards and gardens as residents opt for drought-resistant plants and pull up their parched lawns to replace ...

Road work commences on Francisco Drive project

The Transportation Division of El Dorado County’s Community Development Agency will be performing road work around the intersection of El Dorado Hills Boulevard north of Brit ...

General Plan amendment for Capital SouthEast Connector

The City of Elk Grove last night became the third jurisdiction to adopt a General Plan amendment supporting implementation of the voter-approved Capital SouthEast Connector express ...

Installing carbon monoxide alarms in your home can save lives

Some of the most harmful chemicals are some of the hardest to detect. With that in mind, CAL FIRE encourages people to install a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in their homes and apart ...

You Are Not Alone volunteers honored for service

On March 3, The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a Proclamation recognizing the volunteers of YANA (You Are Not Alone). Being alone is one of the greatest ...