Noted photographers Paul Cockrell and Jack Nissen are presenting a show of Indian Creek Wildlife photographs at the Root Cellar Gallery, 3629 Indian Creek Court in Placerville, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Religious freedom is as much a part of Thanksgiving as turkey and pumpkin pie. Nearly 400 years after that First Thanksgiving at the Plymouth Plantation, America finds itself confronted with a new challenge to religious freedom -- one that should be a conversation at every dinner table across this great land.
How much longer must we cope with the current debacle concerning Supervisor Ray Nutting? I believe that all the players need to recognize that the public interest is not well served by what looks like a game of political chicken. Instead, they can best meet the needs of residents and taxpayers by agreeing to a form of mediated settlement.
Like many, I grew up thinking Thanksgiving was about a big meal with family members that I did not see very often. As I got older I started learning about the meaning of the first Thanksgiving at Plymouth Rock. Unfortunately, it is all just a good meaning myth. That's right, what I learned in school was a made up myth! How about the real story?
The El Dorado County Transportation Commission has just issued an RFP asking for analysis of use of railroad from Placerville to Folsom as seen from the perspective of an highest and best use of a "regionally significant" public resource "for residents of the Greater Sacramento Area."
Singers Katherine Sorgea, Aly Chavez, Lauryn Caruso, and Savannah Argyle Hays will perform in a benefit concert. Admission is free but donations will be accepted to go toward Run for Courage. Run For Courage is "The Race To End Human Trafficking."
The Mendicino County Sheriff’s Office has reported finding a body Saturday afternoon off the coast that may be that of missing Roseville restaurant owner Steve Pease. His disappearance led to the closure of his restaurant, Sammy’s Rocklin’ Island Bar & Grill
President Obama has been claiming that people can keep their favorite doctors under the Affordable Care Act. But anyone who wants a premier hospital in California better do some homework before signing up.
Snowline Hospice Thrift Stores | November 29, 2013
Participants of the 27th annual Light A Life event on Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Wilkinson-Hupcey Building, 681 Main St. in Placerville, will have the opportunity to light a candle in memory of a loved one and bring an ornament in honor of that person to hang on a live memorial tree.