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Horoscope, Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Saturn Favors Privacy Decorated Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw remarked: “An American has no sense of privacy. He does not know what it means. There is no such thing in the country.” Prescient words from one who died over 50 years before Facebook was founded. Saturn in Scorpio gets involved in a trine that favors […]

Horoscope, Monday, August 4, 2014

Quincunx Time  When planets are 150 degrees from one another in the sky, they join signs that have nothing in common. Their element is not the same, nor is their gender. They just can’t relate. That’s what’s going on between Mercury in Leo and Neptune in Pisces now. So if you feel a bit like […]

Ex-Bruin lends a helping hand

Bumps and bruises are her specialty, but 1999 Ponderosa High graduate Kelly Ketcham brings much more to the St. Francis High community. Ketcham is the assistant athletic director for sports medicine for the St. Francis’ athletic department staff, the first full-time certified athletic trainer in the school’s history. In addition, the former Bruin will be […]

Sierra Sharks finish middle of the pack

ROCKLIN — Despite dominating several age divisions at the Suburban Swim League Championships last weekend at the Sierra College pool, the Sierra Sharks placed fifth within an eight-team field. El Dorado Hills edged out Granite Bay to win the title while Park Terrace and Broadstone finished third and fourth, respectively. Next up for the swim […]

Roundup: July 29, 2014

Suburban Swim League Championship Meet Sierra College Girls (top Taz, Shark placer) 6 and under — 25 back: 1-Lulu Mancinelli, SS, 22.27; 2-Katie Tadayeski, EDH, 22.91. 25 free: 1-Mancinelli, SS, 17.64; 2-Katie Tadayeski,18.91. 7-8 — 25 back: 3-Rylee McColley, EDH, 21.14; 14-Olivia Mancinelli, SS, 22.74. 25 free: 3-Mancinelli, SS, 16.43; 7-Alena Tadayeski, EDH, 17.10. 50 […]

Taz pull through for SSL trophy

ROCKLIN — The El Dorado Hills Tasmanian Devils swim team claimed first place at the Suburban Swim League Championship Meet last weekend at Sierra College by a narrow margin of just seven points over the formidable Granite Bay Gators. El Dorado Hills tallied 12 individual event victories and won six relay races. Of the  dozen, […]

Horoscope, Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Productive Virgo Moon Under the performance-oriented Leo sun, there are those who like to seem busy, look successful and act happy. Then the Virgo moon comes along to see through the ruse and suggest that the best way to appear busy, successful and happy is to actually be those things. Today and tomorrow will be […]

Horoscope, Monday, July 28, 2014

Venus Pulls at Pluto  Venus and Pluto still in opposition have us looking at the big picture. What exactly are the stakes? There has to be something important to win or lose, or there is no reason to play the game. That’s not to say the prize is tangible — some of the best aren’t. […]

El Dorado County School Board vacancy

On July 9, El Dorado County Board of Education Member Matt Boyer submitted his letter of resignation, after representing District 1 for over a decade. The El Dorado County Board of Education will consider making an appointment to fill this vacancy at a special meeting scheduled for July 31 at 11:30 a.m., at the administration […]

Horoscope, Thursday, July 24, 2014

Sun and Jupiter Together at Last  Are you thinking the best of things for no good reason? Is your heart open and your spirit light? Are you as playful as a child? The sun and Jupiter don’t often connect like this, but today they come together at last in a shower of optimism and enthusiasm […]

Horoscope, Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Drama Sun  Yesterday the sun burst into Leo like a movie star with a megawatt smile, and already interesting developments are occurring in the plotline. These are the days of drama, excitement and glamour. It’s as though the director just yelled “action,” and now the whole scene is abuzz with activity.  ARIES (March 21-April 19). […]

Horoscope, Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Leo Sun of Reverse-Order Bucket Lists  Popular author and blogger Jenny Lawson recently revealed, “I do my bucket list in reverse order (writing down the items I want to accomplish after I’ve already accomplished them) so that I’m always caught up.” The sun’s shift from Cancer to passionate Leo inspires exciting unplanned action worthy of […]