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Academic Decathlon on Saturday

High school students will trek through one of the most extraordinary periods in world history when they compete in the 24th Annual El Dorado County Academic Decathlon at Union Mine ...

Kindergarten registration opens for 2006-07 in Rescue District

Kindergarten and new student registration for the 2006-2007 school year will begin this month for the Rescue Union School District. Enrollment packets are now available. Open regi ...

Ten reasons people commonly give for not exercising

As human beings, we are notorious for coming up with every excuse in the book to avoid what could be extremely rewarding to us ... exercising. Did you know the original design of ...

Ready for Reading

After seven years of planning and under construction since August 2004, the El Dorado Hills Library is almost ready to open. "We're getting very close," said Kathleen Beichley, the ...

Big year for business in El Dorado Hills, Folsom

From Mikuni's sushi restaurant to Glumac's engineering firm, El Dorado Hills and Folsom residents will have many more places to go to shop, eat and work in 2006. In El Dorado Hill ...

It's tax time again

For many people filing a tax return ranks right up there with going to the dentist or making an appointment with the DMV. Certified public accountants Pat Alan Turner and Lynn Talb ...

Tsakopoulos land purchase sparks talk of arena

The El Dorado Kings? Probably not, but the recent purchase of roughly 1,000 acres in western El Dorado County by developer Angelo Tsakopoulos has stirred speculation about a new ar ...

An Animal's Activist

Slick, the cat's owner explains, came from the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska. Her orange tabby, Baton Rouge, was rescued after Hurricane Katrina. And kitten Ana, well, the South ...

'What's New' event Saturday at library

A "Come See What's New" event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Cameron Park Library, 2500 Country Club Drive. Saturday's event will include a tour of the childre ...

'Funny Thing Happened' on tap at Garbeau's

El Dorado Musical Theatre will present the Stephen Sondheim musical, "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," opening Friday, Feb. 10. Matinee and evening performances wi ...