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  • From the editor: Intrigue in race for county superintendent
    published on Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:02:14 GMT
    One of the intriguing local races for the Nov. 4 general election is for San Joaquin County Superintendent of Schools. Longtime educators and education administrators James Mousalimas and Jeff Tilton advanced from the primary and are running to replace Mick Founts....
  • Valley Oak League instant classic
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:49:20 GMT
    Rice, a Modesto-Central Catholic junior, scored all four of his team's touchdowns on the ground and scored the game-winning two-point conversion in a 29-28 VOL-opening overtime classic Friday at Patton Field. “Great, great high school football,” Buffaloes coach Eric Reis said....
  • Lawrence: Realignment sets up compelling races
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:52:24 GMT
    First, it turned deep-seeded rivalries into all-important league games with the Tri-City Athletic League - St. Mary's vs. Lincoln, Tracy vs. West and Lodi vs. Tokay. Two, it made the San Joaquin Athletic Association a six-team battle for Stockton....
  • Manteca School Board Member Under Investigation
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:42:33 GMT
    Stockton Police say a Manteca Unified School District Board Member has visited the spot too. Police say back in January, Samuel Fant went to Link Net for a couple minutes....
  • California Author Releases Getaway Day
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:21:08 GMT
    When a father gives to his son, they both laugh. When a son gives to his father, they both cry....
  • California Author Releases Coming of Age Story About Family, Cancer, Baseball and Determination
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:10:13 GMT
    California author, Ken White, is pleased to announce the promotion of his coming of age story, "Getaway Day." In an attempt to fulfill his father's dying wish to play catch with baseball legend Mickey Mantle, a young boy from humble beginnings must go through a heart-wrenching rite of passage and ultimately emerge a man....
  • New recording studio feeds students' passion
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:33:05 GMT
    The two one.Charter Academy of Visual and Performing Arts students - Quinn is a senior, Bobo a junior - were getting their first chance to use the Manteca continuation school's new recording studio, which is stocked with industry-standard equipment. “It's very motivating for me,” Quinn said of having access to professional-level equipment to record music and slam poetry, his other passion....
  • Faulty fire alarms in place at Manteca high school
    published on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:53:46 GMT
    Staffers at a Manteca high school are standing guard to protect the school against fire because of a faulty fire alarm system inside the building. ARENA WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC IN THE FALL OF 2016....
  • Faulty Manteca school fire alarm needs rescuing
    published on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 04:29:50 GMT
    Watch report: Faulty fire alarms in place at Manteca high school East Union High School also is experiencing issues with many other outdated systems -- and administrators hope a new bond measure will come to the rescue. More than 1,300 students attend East Union, and school officials want to keep everyone safe....
  • Faulty fire alarms at Manteca High School
    published on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:30:29 GMT
    Manteca High School staff are standing guard to protect the school against fire because of a faulty fire alarm system at the school. ARENA WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC IN THE FALL OF 2016....
  • Joe's Health Calendar Sept. 21
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:17:25 GMT
    Sept. 21 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Fifth annual Health Fair & Let's Move Day will be held at the Manteca Seventh-day Adventist Church, 525 S. Union Road, Manteca. We are expanding our Fitness Pavilion activities focusing on Let's Move!, movement for all ages, and an expanded dynamic Kids Expo component....
  • Bruce Delbert Adams
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:35:41 GMT
    Bruce D. Adams passed away on September 10, 2014, in Manteca, CA; he was born in Sebastopol, CA, raised, and lived in French Camp, CA. Bruce was preceded in death by his wife, Alice M. Adams, He is survived by his four children: Janet L. Willis , Cedar City, UT; Bruce D. Adams Jr., Stockton, CA; Susan G. Luczu , East Brunswick, NJ; and Wendy J. Gorman , Sacramento, CA; his seven grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and one great-great granddaughter....
  • Joe's Health Calendar Sept. 20
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:46:40 GMT
    Sept. 21 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Fifth annual Health Fair & Let's Move Day will be held at the Manteca Seventh-day Adventist Church, 525 S. Union Road, Manteca. We are expanding our Fitness Pavilion activities focusing on Let's Move!, movement for all ages, and an expanded dynamic Kids Expo component....
  • Political briefs -- Published Sept. 18, 2014
    published on Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:31:12 GMT
    Schools have until Friday to register for a statewide “mock election,” and receive printed ballots, posters, stickers and other election materials from the California Secretary of State's Office. Schools that miss the deadline can still participate, but they will have to download materials from the state elections office's website....
  • Joe's Health Calendar Sept. 18
    published on Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:09:21 GMT
    Sept. 18 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.: The San Joaquin County Early Childhood Education Research and Practice Symposium and Beyond Our Gates Dialogue of University of the Pacific hosted at the San Joaquin County Office of Education. Registration: $25 ....
  • Christopher Scott Dowling
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:25:42 GMT
    After a short illness, our youngest son, Christopher slipped from our realm. Chris was born here in Stockton at St. Joseph's Hospital and attended local primary schools....
  • Players to Watch: Kimball at Tracy
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:07:24 GMT
    Kimball High running back Jacob Taloa is key in his team's trip to Tracy Friday. The Record's high school football Game of the Week for Week 3 is a battle for the west side of the 209....
  • College of Idaho Football Scores Second Win at Home Opener
    published on Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:07:40 GMT
    Nearly 5,000 students, alums and fans packed into the Simplot Stadium in Caldwell for the College of Idaho football home opener Sept. 13-the first home game played by the school's football team in 37 years....
  • Good neighbors add to serenity of latest women's shelter
    published on Fri, 05 Sep 2014 07:53:02 GMT
    When she describes the first attempt to buy a home that would be the center's new shelter, it's easy to understand why. Nearly ready to close on the house, neighbors, convinced the shelter would be a draw for unsavory visitors and drop property values, demanded a public meeting in front of the home, Gomez said....
  • Letters -- Published Sept. 4, 2014
    published on Thu, 04 Sep 2014 01:21:18 GMT
    I would like to thank Cindy Milford for her commitment and leadership in many of our chapter's projects. I'd also like to thank Daphne Hannig and Julie Pichardo who came to help their AAUW relatives at the booth....