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El Dorado County and San Fran County at opposite end of Death Row Convictions

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2016 / comments

See which California counties still send criminals to death row, despite lack of executions

It's been exactly a decade since California last executed a murderer. But since then more than 180 California criminals have been sentenced to death.

The sentences have not been uniformly distributed. Some counties have stopped or almost stopped sending murderers to Death Row. Others continue to condemn prisoners with relatively high frequency.

The five love languages - Speaking the Right Love Language

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2016 / comments

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, please find Kim Kilgore’s column attached and below about Love Languages.  Kim is a licensed social worker at Barton Community Health Center and sees patients with mild to moderate mental health issues. Molly.

Find Your Love Languages
By, Kim Kilgore, LCSW
Medical Social Worker, Barton Community Health Center

California Cops Retaliate Against Activist Over Facebook Debate

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2016 / comments

[Stockton Police Officer, Aaron Adams, is on paid administration leave for issuing a community activist a citation after the activist criticized Stockton Police on facebook.]

Angry over a Facebook argument with  a California activist on Christmas Eve, a Stockton police officer retaliated by issuing Sanchez a ticket for being parked at his own home the following day.

“My Christmas present was a $300 fine for exercising free speech,”  said community activist Motecuzoma Sanchez said in an interview with Photography is Not a Crime.

Food Bank of El Dorado County Mobile Food Pantry to Distribute Food in Placerville

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2016 / comments

CAMERON PARK, CA – The Food Bank of El Dorado County will be in the community of Placerville with its Mobile Food Pantry on Wednesday February 10th from 10am to 11am at the Veteran’s Memorial Bldg. located at 130 Placerville Drive to distribute emergency supplemental groceries to those who need it most. 

Take the El Dorado County Annual Business Survey

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 04, 2016 / comments

Placerville, CA — The El Dorado County Annual Business Survey is available at the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JSK9ZG7. The survey is also available on the County’s website (at http://www.edcgov.us/) on the right hand side of the page. Please click on the link that says 2016 El Dorado County Business Survey and this link will take you to the survey. The survey will be available starting on February 1st and ending on March 18th, 2016.

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