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Plunge into 2015 in El Dorado Hills

For those looking to make a splash in the New Year, the El Dorado Hills Community Service District will offer families an afternoon of swimming in the community pool. “This ...

Volunteers put in effort to gather tons of food in Folsom, El Dorado Hills

A recent “Food Blitz” raised $7,690 in cash and gifts cards for local agencies and 3,078 pounds of food for the El Dorado County Food Bank and Twin Lakes Food Bank in F ...

Ramirez volunteers way to Silver Award

Mackenzie Ramirez is a senior at Oak Ridge High School, and has been a Hands4Hope volunteer for around two years. This past year she put in over 55 hours of volunteer work for the ...

Familiar Faces: ‘Shy’ girl breaks out of shell to give back to community

Jennifer Bassett has gone from being a shy little girl to grow up to become the founder and executive director of Hands4Hope. She said it took just one individual to give her confi ...

4 Weeks of Fright: Haunted Hotel hopes to scare up some funds for charity

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a four-part series highlighting spooky tales in the area. For story suggestions, contact the editor at donc@goldcountrymedia.com. Check into ...