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Teens prepping for life after school

Agriculture, engineering, land management, culinary arts, technology/media, and tourism are only a few of the offerings in the field of Career Technical Education. I’m sure you ...

Things to do, Nov. 5-13

Nov. 5 Folsom Softball Spring Registration for the 2010 season will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, at Round Table Pizza, 1151 Riley St. in Folsom. Info: folsomsoftballcl ...

Sheriff retires

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on the race for sheriff. El Dorado County Sheriff Jeff Neves’ recent announcement that he will step down effective Dec. 2 ...

Fighting local hunger, one footstep at a time

Everyone’s heard of hunger strikes, but a hunger walk? In El Dorado Hills and elsewhere, walking is an increasingly common way to raise awareness — and funds — in the ongoi ...

Flying into the wild blue

With its propeller sputtering, a plane taxis down the runway, but this is no ordinary airport. These planes are miniature and the airport, affectionately referred to as Latrobe Ai ...

Garrido faces former victim

PLACERVILLE — Phillip and Nancy Garrido, accused of kidnapping and raping Jaycee Dugard, made a brief court appearance Thursday, but the media attention focused on a spectator. ...

Oh, Henry

Shakespeare’s “Henry V” opens Friday, Nov. 6, and runs through Nov. 22. Performances are at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday. Put on by the Falcon’s Eye The ...

Learn to save water, irrigate effectively

Landscape architects Mike and Annette Heacox of Luciole Design inc. will present a free lecture on designing efficient irrigation systems for saving water. This lecture will demys ...

Wilson graduates basic training

Air Force Airman James A. Wilson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Clarke C. Wilson of El Dorado Hills. Wi ...

Rayome finishes graduates training

Air Force Airman John D. Rayome graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that ...