Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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Car show Thursday: Classics cruise to Main Street
DSC_2524 GARY R. DAY stands with his restored 1957 Plymouth Fury at his Mt. Aukum home. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
A car just like Gary and Shirley Day's beautiful Plymouth broke the land-speed record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1956, reaching 149 mph. The Mt. Aukum couple's gorgeous Fury won't be hitting any record-setting speeds Thursday, Aug. 28, when it cruises into Placerville for the popular Hangtown Evening Car Show, but even at 5 mph it's a sight that takes the breath away.

The Days are happy to bring their baby to the annual car show, which each summer fills Main Street with breathtaking vehicles and appreciative ...

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News

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Nutting petitions state Supreme Court

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Car show Thursday: Classics cruise to Main Street

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Two fires in EDH

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Off-duty CHP officer severely injured

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Program aimed at preserving life

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Opinion

Success turns golden

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My turn: Conservatism vs. the GOP: Setting the record straight

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Letters

Charlie Black’s response to Chris Daley

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Peace officers

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Amending the county’s General Plan

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George Turnboo for District 2

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Support Shiva Frentzen

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Chris Amaral for District 2

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Sports

Fox inducted into SJS Hall of Fame

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New coach inherits winning tradition

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Outside with Charlie: Apple Hill rides

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Grizzly roster

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Lady Bruins ready for fall season

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Prospecting

 
Grow for it: Time to divide Irises

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Grow For It!: Time to divide iris

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60th anniversary for Don and Joan Gubbins

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Washabaugh 50th anniversary

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70th anniversary for Ed and Gladys Weaver

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Essentials

Weather stats 8-26-14

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Building permits 8/18-22/2014

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Crime Log: Aug. 10-12

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Long Story Short

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Speed Bump

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Tundra

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Horoscope, Thursday, August 28, 2014

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