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Lake Wildwood main gate will be closed Aug. 27; detour provided

August 16, 2018 — Lake Wildwood’s main security gate will be closed to all traffic on Aug. 27; residents are asked to use the north gate that day, according to a press release. Central Valley Engineering & Asphalt, Inc. will be conducting asphalt street repair work in in the area

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Wildwood ‘Photogs’ Honored a Annual Meeting

August 9, 2018 — Two blue ribbons for Best-In-Show Photography were presented at the Lake Wildwood Annual Meeting and Picnic on Saturday, July 28. The People's Choice Awards were given to Bob Keck for his magical photo entitled "Manzanita" and to Mac MaGill for the portrait of his granddaughter

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Work Continues on #8. Patience Please

August 9, 2018 — It seems like deja vu all over again. Our smoke filled countryside and muted sunshine reminds me of my golf course experience in industrial China. The hazy horizon was like this practically every day of the year. These present conditions are a poignant reminder of

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Lake Treatment Slated Thursday

August 8, 2018 — Lake Wildwood Aquatic Vegetation Control – Thursday, August 9, 2018 A treatment for the control of the aquatic vegetation on Thursday August 9th, 2018 in Lake Wildwood. The lake will be treated with the aquatic herbicides Aquathol K (active ingredient endothall) and Tribune (active ingredient

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Wildwood Putters—Haney and Guilday Drop Four Aces

July 31, 2018 — By Ima Putterpal   Hi, Putters. I am going to have to begin this Aug. 3 putter column with a big apology. I missed a number of our putting days beginning in late June. As a result, I did not get the results of your

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Thank You for Your Service

July 31, 2018 — As we end this Board year and elect or appoint new Board members, Kim and I wanted to take this opportunity to thank the two departing Board members: Fred Peterson and Jack Valentine, for their service to the community. Fred Peterson served his full three-year

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Yanko—Lake Wildwood’s Citizen of the Year

July 30, 2018 — Each year a citizen of Lake Wildwood is honored for his or her outstanding volunteer contributions to the community. The Community Relations Committee (CRC) reaches out to all our committees, clubs, and community members to request nominations of residents who deserve to be honored for

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Barker elected to Board—Murphey and Trimble appointed to fill two vacancies

July 28, 2018 — Lake Wildwood Association Board of Directors Connie Barker has been elected to the Lake Wildwood Board of Directors. Chuck Murphey and Darrell Trimble have been appointed to the Board, filling two recently vacated seats. The results were announced at the Annual Meeting, Saturday, July 28.

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Meadow Park Beach to Remain Closed

July 27, 2018 — By Bob Mariani, GM, Lake Wildwood   Yesterday's we reported that the earlier positive sample for E. coli O157:H7 from the Creek at Meadow Park had been independently confirmed. As a result, more investigation effort was going to be focused on that creek by both

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Board President Explains Price’s Removal

July 25, 2018 — President's Report by Bambi Flanigan:   Due to the importance of the issue regarding the Board's action to remove Cyndi Price from the Board, I have been asked by the Board to include the following message in my Ebits article so that the Membership may

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Heisler Fills Price’s seat—Towne Pulls the Plug

July 17, 2018 — Wildwood Board—Director-turnover, again   The Lake Wildwood Board requested volunteers to be candidates for the appointment to Director Valentine's open seat and the Board received four candidates for this three-year term. With the reaffirmation of Director Price's seat being vacated on July 11, the Board

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Price Dismissed—Board to Fill Vacancy Monday

July 12, 2018 — Lake Wildwood's Board of Director will meet Monday, July 16 to appoint a new member to replace Lucinda Price who was "dismissed" earlier this week. The meeting begins 1 p.m. in the Community Center's Manzanita Room. The meeting is open to the public and comment

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UPDATE: Power restored in Penn Valley, Rough and Ready

July 12, 2018 — UPDATE: 9 a.m. PG&E crews have restored power in the Penn Valley and Rough and Ready areas following a more than two hour outage. Via PG&E: “If you are experiencing a hazardous situation, such as a gas leak or downed power line please call PG&E

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Lake Wildwood has started the process of removing up to 75 geese

July 11, 2018 — The removal of the geese from Lake Wildwood has started. It'll likely take several weeks or longer to euthanize the geese — a process allowed under a federal permit gained by the Lake Wildwood Association. Bob Mariani, general manager of the association, said between 100

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Pleasant Valley Road Work

July 11, 2018 — To alleviate fears and social media rage, I spoke with county road department spokesman Josh Pack today. Pleasant Valley Road will be repaved from Highway 20 to Bitney Springs Road.  The work your seeing now if necessary preparation for that  project, which Pack says will

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Director’s Fate Bumped to July 11

July 6, 2018 — CONTINUATION OF CENSURE HEARING July 11, 2018 ▪ 1 p.m. Community Center, Lake Room OLD BUSINESS – This notice is of the continuation of a censure disciplinary proceeding involving director Lucinda Price which was initially convened on June 8, 2018. In that proceeding the Board

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Oil on #8 Source Found. Culprit Still on the Lamb

July 3, 2018 — July 5, 2018 As a follow up to last week’s article about the vandalism on #8 green, we found the source of the damage. It turns out that a nearby neighbor had placed a two and a half gallon jug of used motor oil on

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Calling All Actresses:

July 3, 2018 — Wildwood Theatre Club Announces Auditions for Love, Loss and What I Wore Lake Wildwood Little Theatre continues its breakout 2018 season with Love, Loss and What I Wore, a bittersweet comedy about women and their wardrobes, hopes and heartaches, coming in September. The play features

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Wildwood Fire Season Prep Townhall set July 12

July 3, 2018 —   Fire Season Preparedness — Be Aware and Get Prepared July 12, at 6:00 p.m., in the Community Center. Your local fire department and its members would like everyone to be hyper-vigilant during Red Flag Warning Days — above-normal seasonal temperatures, strong and gusty winds

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Summer Breeze Makes Me Feel Fine…

July 3, 2018 —   Ice Cream Social Which summer activity do you like best — talking with old friends, making new friends, lounging by the lake or eating ice cream sundaes? The Lake Wildwood Parks and Recreation Committee will soon be holding the 29th Annual Old-Fashioned Ice Cream

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