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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 ...

Home Energy Assistance Program announces new locations

The El Dorado County Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) recently announced additional service locations to reach more residents. HEAP is a federally funded program that he ...

Argument results in shooting, house fire

Monday morning at approximately 2:30 a.m., El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an argument in the 3000 block of Oakwood Road in Cameron Park. Upon arrival, they ...

The 8th annual El Dorado Hills ‘Biz Walk’ to take place March 25

The El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce will hold the eighth annual El Dorado Hills “Biz” Walk from 2-5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25. Chamber members and local civic le ...

South of 50 develops for quality control

Folsom will begin flexing its boundaries in several months as initial work begins on development of the 3,600 acres the city annexed in January 2012 south of Highway 50, where 10,2 ...