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Community news from Foothill 7 TV

As part of Foothill 7's mission to communicate what matters to our neighbors in El Dorado County, here we share items of interest submitted by you. If you would like to submit items for this page, please email us.

 

Sacramento Kings Announce Retail Partnership with adidas


Kings watch crowd 1 joomlaThe Sacramento Kings today announced a retail partnership with adidas, the official outfitter of the National Basketball Association. As of July 1, 2014, adidas will manage retail operations for the Kings through the 2016-17 NBA season.

“We’re thrilled to bring one of the world’s top lifestyle and sports brands to Sacramento,” said Kings President Chris Granger. “adidas’ unmatched expertise in sports merchandise and unparalleled customer service make them an ideal partner for the Kings. Together, Kings fans will better connect to the team through a truly exceptional and innovative retail experience.”

 

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Fact Sheet: Entertainment & Sports Center (ESC) Demolition/Construction


Kings watch crowd 1 joomlaFact Sheet: Entertainment & Sports Center (ESC) Demolition/Construction

General Information:

 - The Kings have City approval to work from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

 - There are three (to-be-announced) phases where crews will do night work between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.

 - Demolition will start in late July – the public will be notified of the start date 24-48 hours prior.

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Community PTSD Awareness Event - Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 - Public Welcome


mfsg new logoCommunity PTSD Awareness Event - Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Veterans Memorial Building, 130 Placerville Drive, Placerville

The Military Family Support Group invites you to a night of PTSD awareness and resources. Healing happens best with understanding. Combat-Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder affects veterans, their families, & their communities. El Dorado County is home to over 14,000 Veterans. 

 

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Saturday's Points Race Speedway Event to Benefit Boys and Girls Club of El Dorado


pvillespeedwaySaturday's Points Race Speedway Event to Benefit Boys and Girls Club of El Dorado

Four division racing program includes Sprint Cars, Limited Late Models, Pure Stocks and BCRA Midget Lites.

After a week off for a special event, the excitement of Weekly Points Racing resumes this Saturday night in the Jackson Rancheria Championship Season at Placerville Speedway. Four divisions will be on the menu this week in an action packed event that will benefit one of the area's well known charitable organizations, the Boys and Girls Club of El Dorado County.

 

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Benjamin Moore to Celebrate Revitalization Efforts in Placerville for its Main Street Matters Program


MainstreetmattersjoomlaBenjamin Moore to Celebrate Revitalization Efforts in Placerville for its Main Street Matters Program 

The Placerville Downtown Association is continuing its work to develop supplemental painting projects for the upcoming Main Street Matters revitalization efforts by Benjamin Moore, scheduled for the first few weeks in June.

Benjamin Moore has selected JeffCo Construction to manage painting and repairs which are now underway for the 26 buildings selected on both sides of Main Street from the Bell Tower to 487/489 Main Street.

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New Community Farmers' Market in Downtown Placerville: SOL Community Farmers' Market


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New Community Farmers' Market in Downtown Placerville: SOL Community Farmers' Market
Featuring sustainable, organic and local food and goods.
 
The mission of SOL Community Farmers’ Market is to support local farmers, artisans 
and merchants by providing marketplace opportunities to sell directly to the public, to 
educate our community on the benefits of buying sustainable, organic and local food 
and goods, and to promote entrepreneurship and community gathering by hosting a 
family and earth friendly, open air trading grounds.

 

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Sacramento Kings Announce Schedule of Events for City Council’s Final ESC Vote on May 20


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Sacramento Kings Announce Schedule of Events for City Council’s Final ESC Vote on May 20

Kings to Unveil New #PowerForward Campaign; Fans Encouraged to Wear Purple All Day to Show Support

The Sacramento Kings today announced a series of events to gather members of the public who want to show their support and participate in the City Council’s final vote on the downtown Entertainment & Sports Center (ESC).

 

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