On the evening of Feb. 7 at the Imagination Theater, Charter University Prep freshman Connor Ricketts dazzled the audience and judges alike with his poem performances for the El Dorado Arts Council’s fourth Poetry Out Loud County Competition. Ricketts’ clear, powerful recitations of “War Ballad” by Stanley Moss and “Cartoon Physics, part 1” by Nick [...]
NICHOLAS R. STANCIL, 26, of Pollock Pines, by CHP on Jan. 15, bail listed as $11,500. FRANK W. THOMPSON, 51, of Diamond Springs, by EDSO on Jan. 15, bail listed as $5,000. PAUL A. DAUKSAVAGE, 48, of Cameron Park, by CHP on Jan. 16, bail listed as $9,000. BRIAN S. HERMAN, 36, of Placerville, by [...]
In the article “Trio accused of $18M fraud against Thunder Valley tribe,” Celestia Hinz was mistakenly referred to as Gregory Baker’s wife. The titles of the houses in question were in Baker’s name, with Celestia denying Darrell Hinz ever having owned the houses.
An affidavit filed on March 20 by the IRS claims three men committed fraud against the United Auburn Indian Community, totaling $18 million. Gregory Baker, Bart Volen and Darrell Hinz are alleged to have committed crimes including money laundering, mail fraud, wire fraud and conspiracy, the affidavit, written by Special Agent Daniel M. Norton, states. [...]
Democrat staff writer The prince of the night has finally arrived. Move over Bela Lugosi Ñ after more than two years in production Imagination Theater and Porter Media Group, in association with Nicknig Films presents ÒDracula.Ó Based on Richard SharpÕs interpretation of Bram StokerÕs mesmerizing story of ÒDraculaÓ the production is set to open on [...]
Imagination Theater! and Porter Media Group have been working for nearly two years to bring this haunting multi-media tale of Dracula to Imagination TheaterÕs stage. Richard SharpÕs version of Bram StokersÕs Dracula is brought to life with exciting film footage intertwined with the stage play for a visual feast. The high definition digital process was [...]
Editor Wednesday we launched our Readers Panel with a group of six community members that I chose to represent a variety of views and sections of the county. The group will meet once a month for a year and we aim to keep each meeting to one hour. In the future weÕll make our selections [...]