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‘Dean’ and friends visit Cameron Park

When Dean Martin’s daughter Deana heard a familiar voice crooning from the stage at the Steubenville Dean Martin Festival a while back — long after her famous father had passed — she reportedly remarked, “I thought I heard my dad singing.” Deana had gone to catch the show after her mom, Jeanne Martin, had told […]

Cameron Park CSD offers classes for seniors

Cameron Park Community Services District at 2502 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park,  has a wealth of activities for seniors during March. The Aging Well Series presents “Accommodations for Aging in Place” on Tuesday, March 4. Studies indicate most people want to remain in their own home for as long as possible. More than ramps and […]

Cameron Park gets new health center

All set up to treat everything from an ingrown toenail to diabetes is a spanking new healthcare facility in Cameron Park. Slated to officially open Feb. 25, this is the third health care clinic operated by the El Dorado County Community Health Center (EDCCHC). The others are at 4327 Golden Center Drive and 464 Missouri Flat […]

Cameron Park skate park

EDITOR: At the Jan. 15 CSD meeting, the ongoing problems with the skate park enclosure at Christa McAuliffe Park was on the agenda. The issues of ongoing vandalism and safety violations were discussed. During this discussion Director Greg Stanton stated that because the skate park in Cameron Park is unsupervised all the CSD is obligated […]

Cameron Park CSD offers diverse programs

Cameron Park CSD is holding its monthly senior and caregivers get together on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at the Cameron Park Community Center, 2502 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park. This month’s presentation will be Transition to Senior Living. Staff from Eskaton Village Placerville will be presenting this information session on the transition to senior living […]

Heard over the back fence: Book sale at Cameron Park Library

HUSBAND’S PLEA: John Chapman provided the following T-shirt plea: “Someone tell my wife I’m retired.” BARGAIN BUYS ON BOOKS:  The Cameron Park Library used books sale is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the library, 2500 Country Club Dr. Used books on sale for $5 a bag. Children’s books are […]

Cameron Park Country Club is golf and social hub

The Cameron Park Country Club bills itself as the Jewel of the Foothills with justification. The view from the deck of the clubhouse looks deep into a lush green fairway defined by lakes and streams, dotted and lined with oak trees. At an elevation of around 1,200 feet, the course is beautiful and challenging any […]

Cameron Park backyard gets ‘crashed’

Brook Warner walked into a local home improvement store to check out flooring. She walked out with a camera crew and “Yard Crashers” host Matt Blashaw.

This Cameron Park resident hit the yard makeover lottery.

“You get a little emotional about things you’re not too proud of,” Warner said, explaining that she teared up when Blashaw asked about her backyard.

That’s all licensed contractor Blashaw needed.

“Any woman who cries over her yard touches my heartstrings,” he said. “I could feel that she wanted a (nice) backyard so …

Fire destroys shed and damages garage of Cameron Park home

A fire burned a shed and part of the garage of a house on Lamar Court in Cameron Park Tuesday afternoon. Water ran down the entrance to the cul de sac in large rivulets, the smell of smoke lingering in the air as two families — the tenants and the owners — stood in front […]

Heard over the back fence: Hollyfair Saturday in Cameron Airpark

T-SHIRT WARNING:
 John Chapman gave me the following T-shirt statement: “You are about to exceed the limits of my medication.” HOLLIFAIR IN CAMERON PARK:
 The fifth annual “Hollifair” is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Air Park, 3239 Baron Court, Cameron Park. There will be numerous vendors and lots […]

Cameron Park CSD offers events for seniors

Cameron Park Community Center District is offering events for seniors in November that include: Tuesday, Nov. 12  — monthly Coffee, Tea and Friends program from 10-11:30 a.m. in the social room of the community center. The topic this month is a presentation of the history of El Dorado County by Mary Cory from the El […]

Cameron Park GM

EDITOR: The Cameron Park CSD general manager, Mary Cahill, receives a salary of $100,000 a year plus benefits and is given 36 days off per year with pay. This means she works about 10.5 months per year. As a result of the actions of the male members of the Board of Directors at the October […]

Sears — Placerville, Cameron Park

The Sears Hometown Stores in Placerville and Cameron Park are the place to go when looking for top quality appliances. Refrigerators, washing machines, dryers, dishwashers, exercise equipment and snow blowers are among the many offerings at the local Sears Store. Appliance brands include Kenmore, Whirlpool and Kitchen Aid. Television brands include Samsung, Panasonic, Sharp and […]

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Cameron Park CSD lands Web tool grant

A $5,000 grant to help promote Cameron Park was reported at the Oct. 16 board meeting of the Cameron Park Community Services District. Approved by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors as part of a package of cultural and community development grants, the money will go towards creating a “Visit Cameron Park Web Tool” […]

Cameron Park shop joins Brakes for Breasts fundraiser

Autotronics Automotive Repair is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month by participating in the Brakes for Breasts campaign fundraiser where during the month of October the independently-owned auto repair shop is joining 50 other independent shops representing 19 states across the U.S. by offering their customers free brake pads and donating 10 percent of every brake […]

Petco opens in Cameron Park

Catering to all the pet lovers in El Dorado County, a Petco store officially opened in Cameron Park on Monday, Sept. 16. With an enormous selection of pet-related items to choose from, store manager Ben Roach-Cogswell said they have everything needed to care for your pet including a wide variety of pet foods, bedding, toys […]

Heard over the back fence: Sept. 21 is Cameron Park cleanup day

BITE YOUR TONGUE:
 Thanks to Heidi Barron, we offer the following “Wisdom with Age” quote: “The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right time, but also to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.” CLEANUP DAY IN CAMERON PARK:
 “Cleanup Day” in Cameron Park is […]

Cameron Park man gets 9 years for repeat DUI

A man found guilty of driving while under the influence was sentenced to nine years in state prison on Sept. 6. El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call on Aug. 1, 2012, which was not involved with the DUI case, a press release stated. While responding, deputies Stockeland and Pebley observed a […]

Cameron Park Community Services District GM’s contract extended

It was a light agenda for the Aug. 21 board meeting of the Cameron Park Community Services District. Topping the news was action by the board to extend General Manager Mary Cahill’s contract for another year, effective Oct. 1. In the works with the Local Agency Formation Commission is the annexation of a Cameron Hills 20-acre parcel […]

Cameron Park CSD classes continue

As summer is winding down and the kids are back in school, the Cameron Park Community Services District wants the public to know that there are still many classes and activities available for people of all ages. Youth activities include: Kids Summer Day Kamp, MAMA and ME Yoga, Pre-Tap, Youth Hula, Baby Ballet, Pre-Ballet, Spanish […]

Cameron Park man indicted for possession of machine gun, meth lab

A Cameron Park man was indicted in federal court Thursday in Sacramento on charges of possession of a machine gun and a meth lab. Joshua Bonn McGee, 31, was indicted by a federal Grand Jury for possession of a machine gun, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possession of equipment and chemicals used […]

Cameron Park CSD offers many summer activities

The Cameron Park Service District reminds residents that there are plenty of activities happening through the end of the year.   Senior activities Coffee Tea and Friends, presented by Visiting Angels, is Tuesday, Aug. 13 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Cameron Park Community Services District social room. The topic of the day will […]

Cameron Park board member out of control

EDITOR: The Cameron Park CSD has a rogue board member. This director is Scott McNeil. The reasons for him taking the positions that he does is because he does not have the intellect or aptitude to operate in a logical or rational manner. The methods he uses to survive are verbal attacks on other board […]

Enjoy a spectacular time in Cameron Park

What: 14th annual Summer Spectacular Who: Cameron Park Community Services District Where: Cameron Park Lake, 2989 Cambridge Road in Cameron Park When: Saturday, June 29 from 2 p.m. to dark Cost: Wristbands in advance are $3, children 6 and younger are free Information: Visit cameronpark.org or call 530-677-2231 Be dazzled at the 14th annual Summer Spectacular presented by the Cameron Park Community […]

Heard over the back fence: Fireworks Saturday at Cameron Park Lake

SUMMER SPECTACULAR:
 The Cameron Park “Summer Spectacular” takes place on Saturday, June 29, at Cameron Park Lake, 2989 Cambridge Rd. Gates open at 2 p.m. This fun event will include musical entertainment, food, crafts exhibits, contests, and a world-class fireworks show. For more information, visit www.cameronpark.org or call 530-677-2231. YOGI BERRA QUOTE:
 Toby and Molly […]

Cameron Park Sizzler reopens

The Sizzler restaurant at 4085 Cameron Park Dr. in Cameron Park, which temporarily closed in May, reopened June 15. “More than ever, busy families need an affordable restaurant like Sizzler,” said Gary Myers, president of BMW Management. Temecula-based BMW Management is Sizzler’s largest franchisee. Myers calls his New Generation Sizzler a comfortable setting with a vibrant […]

Cameron Park Community Center

EDITOR: I recently needed to rent a facility for a Memorial Service. I called several places and after talking with Dan Friese at the Cameron Park Community Center I felt it was the best choice. They have a beautiful facility and were extremely accommodating. I want to express our heartfelt gratitude for the kindness and […]

The music will be popping in Cameron Park

What: Capitol Pops Concert Band Who: Cameron Park Community Services District Where: Cameron Park Community Center, 2502 Country Club Drive, Cameron Park When: Saturday, May 18. Doors open at 6 p.m. and concert starts at 7 p.m. Tickets: Advance tickets are $10 per person and $18 for couples. The day of the concert tickets are $12 per person Information: 530-677-2231 or visit […]

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