El Dorado Hills

Insurance used to be better

I am one of the millions of Americans who cannot afford insurance. And yet, I was a single parent during the ’70s and ’80s working as a secretary. I had insurance during that ...

Pot bust made at El Dorado Hills home

Officials discovered a large and elaborate marijuana grow in an El Dorado Hills home Monday and arrested one occupant. Officers from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office and Cal ...

The week in sports (May 21-23, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21 Baseball McAULIFFE BALLPARKS Lincoln vs. Colfax (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.) TONY ZUPO FIELD Vista del Lago vs. Sierra (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.)  ...

Got you pegged

Cribbage is hot. Who knew? Woodland’s own Major League Baseball all-star Dustin Pedroia is known to relax over a game or two with Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona. There ar ...

Tax-weary locals boost ‘tea party’ turnout

Donna Bell attended her first protest Wednesday. The Auburn resident was one of thousands across the country who took part in tax day “tea parties” to protest excessive govern ...

Goat Bandit strikes again

The “Goat Bandit” committed his ninth bank robbery Monday and walked away with a bag full of cash again. The suspect, who is also wanted in connection with bank robberies in Au ...

Riedel, Lippsmeyer exchange vows

Erika Riedel of Carmichael, and Jeff Lippsmeyer of El Dorado Hills were married Aug. 25, 2007 at St. Philomene Church, Sacramento by Father Jerry Ryle. Her father gave her in marri ...

Local hoopsters advance to FT championship

Austin Oberg doesn't recall missing a free throw all season with the Colfax High junior varsity basketball team. Selective memory or not, Oberg can shoot. He will join Auburn's Nic ...