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  • Medicare and Medi-Cal 50th anniversary: Programs help more than half of Valley residents
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:25:18 GMT
    The central San Joaquin Valley is a good place for an assessment of Medicare and Medicaid on their 50th anniversary Thursday. Nearly 58% of the people in Fresno, Kings, Madera, Merced and Tulare counties rely on the government insurance programs to pay their medical bills....
  • Some Merced farmers say work-permit proposal for people here illegally could ease labor shortages
    published on Sun, 19 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT
    An undocumented worker picks bell peppers at a field in Irvine. A bill being considered by the California legislature would establish a work-permit program....
  • Farmers weigh in on bill allowing permits for field workers
    published on Sun, 19 Jul 2015 03:54:51 GMT
    To some Merced County farmers, a bill that would allow farmworkers who live in the country illegally to get work permits could be a solution to labor shortages. Merced-area farmers said the proposal makes sense for their businesses because it would help widen the pool of field workers, the Merced Sun Star reports Saturday....
  • Farmers weigh in on bill allowing permits for fieldworkers
    published on Sun, 19 Jul 2015 00:19:29 GMT
    Some Merced County farmers say a bill that would allow farmworkers who live in the country illegally to access work permits could be a solution to labor shortages. The Merced Sun Star reports Saturday that Merced-area farmers find the proposal makes sense for their business....
  • Erle Stanley Gardner
    published on Fri, 17 Jul 2015 04:00:00 GMT
    Erle Stanley Gardner was an American lawyer and author of detective stories . Best known for the Perry Mason series, he also published under the pseudonyms A.A. Fair , Kyle Corning , Charles M. Green , Carleton Kendrake , Charles J. Kenny , Les Tillray and Robert Parr ....
  • Fresno housing counseling agency hosts meeting with Valadao
    published on Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    The National Housing Resource Center is traveling across the country this month inviting members of Congress to meet with local housing counseling agencies. The center, based in Philadelphia, is an advocate for the nonprofit housing counseling community....
  • www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2015/jul/02/UCSD-accepts-ercord-number/ -story-block
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:11:46 GMT
    Statewide, the number of in-state freshmen is 61,834, a decrease of 1.039 from last year. The number of out-of-state incoming freshmen is 15,173, an increase of 1,711 from last year....
  • UCSB Offers Admissions to More Than 29,000 for Fall 2015
    published on Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:03:03 GMT
    Volunteers help new freshmen and transfer students to UCSB transport their belongings to campus residence halls during Move-In Weekend. UC Santa Barbara has offered a place in its fall 2015 entering class to a total of 23,074 high school seniors....