eldorado eldorado  /ˌɛl də ˈrɑ doʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an imaginary place of great wealth and opportunity; sought in South America by 16th-century explorers

News

  1. Eldorado hails opening of new medical center

    ELDORADO — When hospital board president Randy Mankin readied his oversized scissors to cut a 100-foot ribbon at the open house of the new Schleicher County Medical Center last week, he encouraged as many people as possible to join in.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The San Angelo Standard-Times

  2. 4-wheelers have more places to play in Eldorado

    Eldorado National Forest is opening 24 popular high-country off-highway-vehicle routes for public motorized vehicle use and another 18 that will be designated after repairs have been made. The routes were closed in 2012 by court order until their impacts on water flow in meadows were [...]
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Lake Tahoe News

  3. Eldorado designates two-dozen routes for public use, 18 more after repairs

    Today, Eldorado National Forest Supervisor Kathy Hardy announced the designation of 24 popular high-country off-highway-vehicle routes for public motorized vehicle use and another 18 that will be designated after repairs have been made.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Record-Courier

Quotes

  1. "Without question, creating a threat on the other side of the ball from [Eldorado] Owens," said Jerry.
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Jerry Jones Source: Blogging The Boys

  2. "We are the European country closest to the Middle East and troubled regions, where our country is seen like an Eldorado," Pavlopoulos said. "One cannot compare Greece - which is exposed by its geographical position - to Scandinavia."
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Prokopis Pavlopoulos Source: Aljazeera.net

  3. "The Eldorado Springs ZIP code is 80025," said Wadhams, who accused Udall of "lying and misrepresenting his residency."
    on May 26, 2008 By: Dick Wadhams Source: Rocky Mountain News

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