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Familiar Faces: Betty January digs into history any time

Betty January loves history. Ask her anything about the history of El Dorado Hills and she’ll tell you stories from more than 100 years ago. She’s the main organizer for Clar ...

Clarksville Day coming in May

Preparations are under way for Clarksville Day, which is slated to be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 8 in the same spot as last year. If you recall, 2009 saw the old town site opened ...

Turn trinkets into treasure

It looks like it’s about time to go through the attic and your grandmother’s cedar chest because antiques will be all the rage in September in Folsom. Candy Miller, one of the ...

Heroes, writers and riders

GOOD DEEDS You don’t need to grab an ax and a fire hose to help out the local smoke eaters. The El Dorado Hills Fire Department breakfast runs from 7:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, ...

Learn about the Pony Express

The Clarksville Region Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m on Wednesday, April 22 at the El Dorado Hills Library on Silva Valley Parkway. The guest speaker will be Rick Tatema ...

Ghost town’s final days

A little known ghost town slated for demolition and development will get one last public hurrah thanks to members of the town’s historical society. Clarksville, located near ...

Reader in a pickle

IN A PICKLE – A 10-year subscriber to the Telegraph, Kathy Bramall, sent us an e-mail with an odd request, but we did our best to lend aid. “I was hoping you could help me wit ...