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Local ballet summer program gets intense

Hawkins School of Performing Arts in Folsom is strengthening dancers through a two-week summer dance workshop. “We bring in choreographers from throughout the country for a conte ...

Twitchy traffic signal tweaks supervisor

El Dorado County District 1 Supervisor John Knight is as frustrated as many motorists in El Dorado Hills by the lack of synchronization of traffic signals at the El Dorado Hills Bo ...

Regional housing market beginning to rebound?

Pieces of the housing crash are beginning to be picked up, slowly, to be sure, but in the words of one expert who follows the local residential real estate market, the pace is a ...

Federal retiree named county’s Senior of the Year

Yvonne Griffin has worked at the “Moni” Gilmore Senior Center as a CSD part-time employee since February 2008. She was recently named El Dorado County Senior of the Year. Durin ...

Driver's name released in fatal crash

Officials from the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office have released the name of the driver involved in the Wednesday morning fatal pursuit as 22-year-old Stephen C. Stucker, of C ...

Dead puppy's owner facing felony charges

One woman is facing animal cruelty charges while her puppy, Gizmo, died from overheating after she spent time shopping. Gizmo’s owner, TiAndra Davis, 21, of Rancho Cordova, was a ...

Boys & Girls Club back in El Dorado Hills

For more than 140 years the Boys & Girls Clubs of America have been working with young people and now they have opened a location in El Dorado Hills. On June 21 the Boys & Girls C ...

County redistricting rankles residents

A handful of frustrated residents have begun to make waves over a new map that would adjust the boundary lines in the county’s five governing districts. Although the 2010 census- ...

Kings, EDH Jiffy Lube partnering for event on Friday

On Friday from 3-7 p.m. the Sacramento Kings will partner with Jiffy Lube for a community food drive to try and collect 400 pounds of nonperishable food items for those less fortun ...

No funny business for Pleasant Grove drag racer

Brian Thiel, like so many others, was bitten by the drag racing bug after attending an event — the violent noise of 8,000-horsepower engines, the smell of burning rubber and ...