Living

El Dorado Hills' Rolling Hills Church youths help needy

Sometimes all it takes to make someone’s day is a pair of socks. That is one of the lessons learned by more than 180 young people from Rolling Hills Christian Church in El Dorado ...

Ring in the new year locally with style

With the Christmas holiday complete, it’s now time to look ahead and solidify your New Year’s Eve plans and there are plenty of options in the area to get your groove on and ri ...

'Musical of Musicals' offers laughs in Folsom

If you want to start the New Year off with a kick, (a musical kick, that is), Sutter Street’s “Musical of Musicals (The Musical),” is really four shows in one. “It’s a ...

Tending bar means meeting people and the occasional legend

This New Year one local bartender will celebrate with the locals who have helped him bring in many new years through the past 16 years. Joel Warn, 36, of Folsom, has worked at Powe ...

Resolutions can be hard promises to keep

New Year’s Resolutions vary from person to person, but many focus on fitness, happiness, and business goals. Then there are those that are more individual. Ned Seale, 69, of Fols ...

A Word to the Wise: Here comes the end once again

Well, as we get to the end of another year we cannot escape interest in the end of the world as well. 2011 saw at least one prediction of a major ending that never came. That’s ...

Retiree melds stories and crafts at the library

Young kids eagerly flock to the El Dorado Hills library every Tuesday to listen to Naomi Lurey’s stories and do a craft. She never lets them down. She says that she loves working ...

El Dorado Hills barber turn to old-fashioned style shop

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - For men seeking the haircut experience they remember as a boy, Mike Cordero’s new “old-fashioned” barbershop in the El Dorado Hills MarketPlace center o ...

El Dorado Hills Oak Ridge High School students reach out to children

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - Oak Ridge High School’s “Be Change” group made a positive impact on the lives of inner-city students at Oak Ridge Elementary in Sacramento. The leadersh ...

A Word to the Wise: Merry Christmas from this side of Folsom

Tomorrow is the winter solstice, otherwise known as the first day of winter. Of course, around here “winter” is a relative term. We have a friend named Lois who lives in North ...