People

Oak Ridge High School graduate featured in Playboy

A 2009 Oak Ridge High School grad is prominently featured in a popular men’s magazine on stands this month. Jaslyn Ome, who hails from El Dorado Hills, is Playboy’s ne ...

Familiar Faces: Weaving, spinning, part of fabric of local woman's life

If you knew Jean Franklin back in November 2010 when her ranch was in full swing, you’d see her hauling hay, taking care of her sheep, cleaning stalls and gardening. She was ...

Facial hair flaunted in Folsom for beard contest

FOLSOM CA - Whether twisty or straight, combed or wild, Folsom will see an array of whiskers come April 6 when the Powerhouse Pub hosts the second Northern California Beard and Mus ...

Domestic violence victim shares her story to give hope to others

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - An El Dorado Hills woman has turned her personal tragedy into a book in the hopes of helping other victims of violence. Susan Hamlin’s husband, former ...

Odd Jobs: Career counselor turns to chilly treats

FOLSOM, CA - Mary Beth Hacker works everyday to make a summertime tradition into a reality for local neighborhoods and children. Hacker, 50, of Folsom, drives her electric cart ar ...

Little League gets back into swing of season in El Dorado Hills

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - Blossoms on the trees and sunny weather signal the beginning of spring just as baseball players ready for opening day. More than 700 players on 60 teams from ...

EDH's Bill Tobin recognized for efforts behind disaster-relief assistance group

El Dorado Hills volunteer and Rotarian, Bill Tobin, and local music group, The Used Blues Band, were recognized by ShelterBox USA for their individual and collaborative efforts in ...

Familiar Faces: Macaluso has caught the catcher's mitt collecting bug

Walking into Richard Macaluso’s office, someone could think they are in a mini Giants’ Baseball Hall of Fame. He’s got Giants’ jerseys, posters of the teams ...

Familiar Faces: Soccer club president is international traveler

Fritz Libby is better known in the El Dorado Hills area as being the president of Ethos Soccer, a competitive soccer club in its second season. In China, in addition to his soccer ...

Folsom-based 'Dangerous Waters' creator talks of Russian ordeal

Ambition and determination is the fuel behind the task of a team of guys on jet skis who made waves last year by crossing the Bering Strait and landing on Russian shores – to ...