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Briefs -- Published Dec. 10, 2013
Stanislaus National Forest officials will hold two open houses to inform the public on the Rim Fire Recovery Project, including salvage logging, and efforts to restore roads and protect water quality.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
San Francisco Chronicle
Dancing, drums, joy define powwow in Oakland
Angel Garcia, dances during the 5th annual Pow Wow sponsored by the American Indian Child Resource Center held at Laney College in Oakland on December 7th 2013.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Teen's good deed pays off
When Matthew Hernandez first spotted the wallet in the parking lot en route to pick up a video movie, he thought he had dropped it.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Modesto Bee
News & Notes
Modesto is seeking high school juniors and seniors for its Mayor's Top Teens program.
Coming up -- Published Dec. 5, 2013
"I don't sing a song I don't like," says Bennett, the 86-year-old crooner from Queens, N.Y., who's sung a lot during a 65-year career.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Warren Lee Johnston
Warren Lee Johnston, 71, died Saturday November 23, 2013 at his residence. He died peacefully after battling several health He leaves his wife Albertha, his son Jeffrey and his wife Cherrie, his brothers Ray and Emmett Johnston.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Pedestrian killed in hit-and run on Highway 33
A 62-year-old man died near Santa Nella Monday night when a car hit him as he walked on Highway 33, authorities said.
My blog is about an alternative retirement lifestyle - Full-Time RVing. Here you get to follow my travels and see many of the interesting places and people I encounter along my way.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Briefs -- Published Dec. 1, 2013
Students from around the region will compete at the county spelling championships Monday and Wednesday at the San Joaquin County Office of Education, 2707 Transworld Drive.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Political briefs -- Published Nov. 29, 2013
Verber Salazar has been with the prosecutor's office for 25 years. She is a member of the gang-homicide unit, which prosecutes some of the most dangerous and hardened criminals in the system.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Union Democrat
Brakes under scrutiny in crash
The California Highway Patrol's commercial-vehicle unit is investigating whether a mechanical problem caused an accident last week on the Clavey River Bridge that killed a truck driver.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Modesto Bee
Around the Region
Free talk on Waldorf education and Modesto's first Waldorf methods charter school, set to open in 2015.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
22 children share special day at 15th annual Adoption Saturday in Stockton
Macie's big day finally arrived, and she was surrounded. The courthouse corridors were packed, but Macie, decked out in red and 15 months old, had already figured out the safest, most secure place to be: on daddy's lap.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
S.J. doctors join typhoon relief efforts in Philippines
Dr. Katherine Gabon Cadacio of Stockton flew out of San Francisco International Airport last night bound for her homeland.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Dirk's Noon Forecast 11.20.13
NEEDED CHANGES. A BIT OF RAIN IS WORKING ITS WAY AROUND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND IT WILL STICK AROUND.
Libraries to host holiday programs
Puppet Art Theater will present "Peter and The Wolf" at 3:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Ripon Branch Library.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Laundry plant lands in Manteca
Crothall Laundry Services of Wayne, Penn., will employ more than 80 people at a plant in Manteca to provide laundry and linen services to hospitals, rest homes and other health care facilities in Northern California.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
MANTECA - Something all farms and commercial warehouses have in common: They all use forklifts.
San Joaquin County was the right place to launch a business that would meet that need, and the late Virgil Watts knew that when he opened Watts Equipment in 1967.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
California Couple Indicted for Filing False Claims for Refunds and...
Robert Eldon Robertson and his wife Esther Lynne Robertson of Manteca, California, were indicted on charges of filing two false claims for federal tax refunds, filing liens against the former Internal Revenue Service commissioner and impeding the administration of federal tax laws, the Justice Department and IRS announced today.