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Ethos Soccer Club tryouts starting this weekend

Ethos Soccer Club will hold tryouts for the U12 through U14 age groups the next two weeks. All tryouts will be held at Promontory Park in El Dorado Hills. On Saturday Feb. 4, U12 b ...

New soccer club has global outreach focus

A new soccer club with a global outreach looks to combine soccer and community in its new home of Folsom and El Dorado Hills. Ethos Soccer Club is a non-profit competitive soccer c ...

College athlete has sights set on bigger waters

Lindsay Meltz not only has to maintain good grades to remain a student at the University of California, Berkeley. The 18-year-old freshman from El Dorado Hills also must keep her ...

Friends, schoolmates seek to honor boy killed by pellet gun

Classmates and the community are finding ways to honor the memory of 10-year-old Keegan Swinney. Keegan died Nov. 29 as a result of a single pellet gun shot to his heart. He and a ...

Shutterbug, instructor thinks outside the box

Life has come full circle for El Dorado Hills resident Bob Gouine, who graduated from California State University, Sacramento, with a business degree and a desire to go into busine ...

Controversial grave stones replaced

A plan to remove and replace three dozen gravestones bearing the “N-word” at El Dorado County’s Mormon Island Relocation Cemetery was finally carried out last week with the h ...

Man dies on Green Valley Road

A pedestrian was struck and killed the morning of Oct. 16 on Green Valley Road near the Purple Place restaurant. According to California Highway Patrol’s Rancho Cordova office s ...

El Dorado Hills gets into the holiday spirit

The El Dorado Hills tree lighting event will return again for the sixth time in Town Center, at the modern end of a 47 year tradition. The tree lighting is a joint Community Servic ...

Blues and Brews returns to El Dorado Hills

John Lee Hooker Jr., a two-time Grammy award nominee, takes the stage Nov. 12 for the second Blues and Brews in El Dorado Hills. Opening the show will be The Used Blues Band. The e ...

Foundation of love

Tucked away off of Latrobe Road, amid 20 acres of golden rolling hills dotted with oak trees, The Grace Foundation is a promised land for hundreds of neglected, abused, and abandon ...

Run for Courage raises $70,000

About 2,000 participants gathered at the Folsom Parkway Trails for the second Run for Courage 5K/10K on Saturday morning. Run For Courage, Inc. is a non-profit organization which b ...

Former EDH resident gets prison time for embezzlement

A former El Dorado Hills resident has been sentenced to prison for embezzlement. Shalena P. Leggett, 37, was sentenced Oct. 4 by U.S. District Judge Lawrence K. Karlton to 14 mont ...

Run For Courage, Inc. announces 2011 beneficiaries

Four non-profit organizations, Courage To Be You, A New Day For Children, WIND Youth Services and Agape International Missions (AIM), will be awarded funding from proceeds raised a ...