People

Survive and thrive

This is a story of a family that suffered great hardship, welcomed a new member into its circle and pulled together to overcome adversity. The Mellos’ story is one of love; ...

Cafe C chef Yvan Chalaye shares time-tested recipe

Yvan Chalaye is a formally trained French chef. He came to America in 1972 and continued his training working in some of the finest restaurants in the greater San Francisco area. H ...

Local student wins debate competition

When the word “competition” is brought up, the first image conjured in the minds of many is a sporting event. For El Dorado Hills resident Maya Alexis, 17, of Mira Loma ...

Senator Barbara Boxer commends Tyler Price

Superheroes may only dwell in comic books and movies but Tyler Price, 9, of El Dorado Hills has demonstrated that real life acts of serial heroism can be undertaken by anyone no ma ...

Birthday boy collects food instead of presents

For the second year in a row, a local boy celebrated his birthday not by getting gifts, but by giving to those in need. Tyler Price, 9, of El Dorado Hills, has celebrated his last ...

EDH teen not defined by multiple sclerosis

Madison Harper had a difficult junior year at Oak Ridge High. She battled fatigue, muscle weakness and balance issues for most of the school year before she finally alerted her fa ...

Governor signs new Folsom Prison museum bill

After nearly 10 years of planning, locals and tourists will soon be able to visit a new, state-of-the-art museum filled with artifacts highlighting Folsom Prison. Assemblywoman Be ...

Twirling to a national titles

Sophia Barden has a goal to be a world baton twirling champion. She hasn’t achieved her goal yet, but she’s not about to quit trying. Barden, 14, just returned from pa ...

Acclaimed pianist returns to Harris Center for more conversations

Internationally acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel will bring his hit show “Keyboard Conversations” back to Folsom Saturday at Harris Center for the Arts. “Keyboar ...

Community turns to crowdfunding to support local family

After the tragic death of Rachelle “Rocky” Piparo, community members are coming together to help support her children. According to reports, the 33-year-old mother of ...

Oak Ridge grad excited for mission trip abroad

After more than a year of planning and fundraising, Lauren Sende and her basketball teammates from Westmont College in Santa Barbara are off on the trip of a lifetime. The team le ...

Benefit concert to keep local railroad on track

A celebration of music concert featuring three live bands will benefit the preservation and development of the Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad. The concert will be from ...

Rita’s of Folsom a family destination

After making Rita’s Italian Ice a family destination for their household, Holly and Michael Kane decided to open a Rita’s in Folsom to share their family favorite with ...

Romantic comedy to film in Town Center

Town Center in El Dorado Hills will act as part of the filming location for a new romantic comedy highlighting local talent and regional amenities. Sacramento business and communi ...