Placerville Rotary present a $100,000 check to Rotary Club of Paradise

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]
 
Placerville Rotary President Kurt Raffetto along with Ron Thompson and Gordon Vicini traveled to Chico TODAY to present a $100,000 check to Rotary Club of Paradise. Accepting the check on their behalf was the president of the Paradise Club, Brian Grey!

The spaghetti feed fundraiser was just 12 days ago! Our community stepped up and dug deep to provide what is needed the most in Paradise.

The funds were given today directly to the Paradise Rotary Club so that they could direct, managed and provide support at a local level.

Alterations in brain networks explain why some children are resilient to maltreatment

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[Elsevier]

People who experience childhood maltreatment frequently have perturbations in their brain architecture, regardless of whether they develop psychiatric symptoms, but a study in Biological Psychiatry found additional alterations in people who don't develop symptoms. The study, by researchers at McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, suggests that the additional changes may help compensate for the effects of maltreatment.

Death Investigation - 13 year old student

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe]
 
On November 28, 2018, EDSO was called to Guiding Hands School on Windplay Drive in El Dorado Hills. A student at the school became violent and needed to be restrained by school staff, to prevent the injury of staff and students. While restraining the student, he became unresponsive. A teacher began CPR until medical aid arrived. The student was transported to Mercy Folsom in critical condition and later to UC Davis. On November 30, 2018, EDSO was informed that the student had passed away.

El Dorado County Peer Council in Placerville Invites New Student Volunteers

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]

(Placerville, CA) - The El Dorado County Peer Council in Placerville is currently inviting new student volunteers to participate in the program. Students in grades 8 to 12 who attend public or private schools in El Dorado County can take an active role in the local juvenile justice system through the youth Peer Council program. Peer Council is a collaborative program of the Probation Department and the Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) of El Dorado County. 

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 12-05-18

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 06, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of DECEMBER 5, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

DUSTIN    MONROE    ARAUJO    M
PV    20181205    RELEASED    32    I
23152(A)/23152(B)    M    DUI ALCOHOL    $20,000.00
14601.2(A)    M    DRIV:SUSP/ETC LIC:DUI:VIO    $7,500.00

ALEKSANDER        ARTEMYEV    M
PV    20181205    INCUSTODY    36    E
11364    M    POSS UNLAWFUL PARAPHA    

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