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2 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
A longtime Modesto meat processor and distributor that employs more than 100 workers is considering expanding its business and creating scores of new jobs – but the growth may not happen here.
3 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Volunteers 18 and older for several opportunities ranging from set up, parking, tickets, hospitality, etc.
Luring us out of our comfortable living rooms and into darkened movie theaters takes a lot more than just the smell of hot, buttered popcorn these days.
Don's Mobile Glass is planning a multimillion-dollar expansion and move onto the former Scenic Nursery site.
The boy was in the living room of a home around 3 p.m. Thursday when the shooting began.
According to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department, detectives from Riverbank Police Services were walking along the river, talking to people in the hopes of locating Juan Alipio Hernandez, 47, when they spotted a body at about 9:30 a.m. The body, located near the river, was not positively identified.
Modesto paid $51,963.40 in the second quarter to resolve 20 lawsuits and claims filed against it.
Stanislaus County schools will welcome back students starting Aug. 6. Shiloh School students will get to sleep in a while longer, with their classes starting Aug. 25. Truckloads of black asphalt poured stripe after stripe over the aging blacktop of Tuolumne Elementary School.
Freddy Perez-Rodas was arrested Wednesday in Murrieta on suspicion of murder, arson and child endangerment.
A woman suffered major injuries Wednesday night when a pickup stuck her as she was crossing a street in west Modesto.
The increase follows a few days of below-normal temperatures; Wednesday's high in Modesto was 85 degrees, according to the Modesto Irrigation District.
Sheriff's Harbor Patrol officials say the men called for help Wednesday afternoon after their 24-foot powerboat caught fire and sent up a huge plume of smoke.
In fact, waitress Nancy Sansevieri is still laughing after police released surveillance video Wednesday showing the college-aged men - two naked and one clad in underwear - stealing 60 hamburgers from Doc's Beach House in Bonita Beach.
The victim reported the crimes Tuesday after the suspect threatened him with a knife and took his money for the second time in as many days near the area where he slept at Main and Center streets, according to police officer Mayra Lewis.
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Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 02:09 am
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