Friday, October 31, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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Poor Red’s sold to brothers
POOR RED'S in El Dorado Tuesday October 28.  Democrat photo by Pat Dollins THE NEW OWNERS plan to install a new kitchen and expand the diner.
The sale of El Dorado's iconic restaurant closed during the week of Oct. 20-24 said Team Commercial Realtor Ann McQuillen. The restaurant — along with four other buildings including a barn, a beauty salon, a parking structure and a liquor store — sold for $777,500.

"It took a whole year to sell it, with all the liens that were on it," said McQuillen, "and the kitchen was so far out of compliance with the health codes that whoever bought it had to be prepared to put a lot of money into it to bring the ..."

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News

Heard over the back fence: Go the extra mile

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

 
Poor Red’s sold to brothers

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Los Rios trustee candidates face off before taxpayers group

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Censuring Prada asked

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A1

Ghostly leftovers from Gold Rush

By Charlotte Sanchez-Kosa | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Community Clean-up Day Nov. 1

By City of Placerville | From Page: A3

City Council: Smith and Nixon endorsed

By News Release | From Page: A3

 
Trick-or-treat … drink-or-drive

By Placerville Police | From Page: A3

Murder suspects arraigned

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A4

 
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Letters

Todd White is a man of integrity

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

 
Where do you want to live?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

Final thoughts

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

 
Taxpayers pay Penn

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

Look who’s running

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

 
Hypocrisy reigns in the land use arena

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

Running from their records

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

 
Vote yes on Measure M and O

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

What is Measure K all about?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A6

 
Vote Hus for EDH Fire Board

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

Why isn’t Stanton endorsed by the Cal Fire Union?

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
Rules apply to all

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

Jordan and Brown for EDUHSD board

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
Yes on Measure K

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

Vote for McClintock

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
Supervisor election

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

GDPUD ‘cost-cutting’

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
Follow the money at election time

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

Deceptive campaigning by McNeil and Stanton

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A7

 
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Sports

Cougars crush Florin, await playoffs

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A9 | Gallery

 
Football: Grizzlies ready for big game

By Mike Bush | From Page: A9

Union Mine girls sweep Wolverines

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A9 | Gallery

 
El Dorado fights off D’back challenge

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A9 | Gallery

Outside with Charlie: Fall tune-up

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A9

 
Roundup: Oct. 29, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A10

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Prospecting

‘Carrie’ presents an important message

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Things to do: Oct. 31, 2014

By Democrat Calendar | From Page: B2

Arts Council celebrates move with open house

By El Dorado Arts Council | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
Concert to feature patriotic favorites

By Capitol Pops Concert Band | From Page: B2

Irish treasure visits Harris Center

By Harris Center for the Arts | From Page: B3

 
Wine and treat at Sierra Vista

By Democrat Staff | From Page: B3

Exhibition to showcase jewelry and small metals

By California State Unversity, Sacramento | From Page: B3

 
Time out: Sweet Score makes points across the board

By Earle Camembert | From Page: B4

See ‘The Met: Live in HD’ in EDH

By Fathom Events | From Page: B4

 
State Indian Museum offers November events

By State Indian Museum | From Page: B5

Diego El Cigala to captivate the audience

By Harris Center for the Arts | From Page: B5

 
Master Food Preserver: Pumpkin and winter squash fun

By Monique Wilber | From Page: B6

Musical boonanza

By Democrat Staff | From Page: B10 | Gallery

 
Electronic Bassnectar brings show to MontBleu

By Montbleu | From Page: B12

 
Madera hosts annual Pomegranate Festival

By Yosemite Sierra Visitors Bureau | From Page: B13

Art exhibit examines PTSD

By California State Unversity, Sacramento | From Page: B14

 
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Essentials

Crime Log: Oct. 20

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Lake levels 10-30-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

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Obituaries

Robert “Glen” Buford

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
John Franklin Himmel

By Contributor | From Page: A2

Charles Purcell Ripley

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
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Real Estate

The softer side of real estate

By Ken Calhoon | From Page: HS2

 
When customer service falls in the toilet

By Marni Jameson | From Page: HS3

Heartwood laid out for easy family living

Press Release | From Page: HS6

 
California home sales maintain pace in September

Press Release | From Page: HS10

 
Selling your home: Price it right!

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: HS15

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Comics

Long Story Short

By Contributor | From Page: A11

 
TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A11

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A11

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A11

Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A11

 
Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A11

Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A11

 
New York Times Crossword

By Contributor | From Page: A12

Horoscope, Sunday, November 2, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A12

 
Horoscope, Saturday, November 1, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A12

Horoscope, Friday, October 31, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A12

 
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Home Source

The softer side of real estate

By Ken Calhoon | From Page: HS2

When customer service falls in the toilet

By Marni Jameson | From Page: HS3

Heartwood laid out for easy family living

Press Release | From Page: HS6

California home sales maintain pace in September

Press Release | From Page: HS10

Selling your home: Price it right!

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: HS15

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