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  • Pleasanton police swear in Merced native as new officer
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:42:41 GMT
    Raised in Merced, Barcelo graduated from Golden Valley High School and is working on a degree in criminal justice from Merced College. He previously worked as a Merced County deputy sheriff from 2013 to 2016 before getting hired at Pleasanton's police department....
  • Pleasanton Police Department Welcomes New Officer
    published on Thu, 04 Feb 2016 03:43:43 GMT
    PLEASANTON, CA: The City of Pleasanton and the Pleasanton Police Department are excited to welcome Ricky Barcelo as Pleasanton's newest Police Officer. Officer Barcelo was sworn in on Wednesday, February 03, 2016 and will begin his service to the Pleasanton community....
  • UAB going heavy on JUCO prospects, will blend in high school players to February football signing class
    published on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:54:41 GMT
    UAB will sign around 20 players Wednesday, most of them from the junior college ranks. This follows the signatures of 21 December prospects....
  • Playhouse Merced to Present HAIRSPRAY
    published on Sat, 30 Jan 2016 02:22:55 GMT
    Quirky, plus-sized teenager Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on the "Corny Collins Show." When she gets put in detention with the African-American students in the school, they teach her some of their dance moves, and her new found groove wins her a spot on the show....
  • Orthodontist in Merced Makes Appointment Scheduling Easy
    published on Sat, 13 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
    MERCED, CA, April 13, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Richard Rowan, orthodontist in Merced , is making it easy for his patients to schedule appointments with her by offering an online appointment request form on her practice's comprehensive dental website. He hopes the form will make it even easier to schedule appointments at her office and encourage her patients to do so....
  • Democrats endorse Gray for state assembly
    published on Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:32:42 GMT
    Gray, a part-time lecturer on state government at UC Merced, is seeking election in the newly drawn 21st Assembly District, which includes western portions of Stanislaus County and all of Merced. He has the support of incumbent state Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani , who is barred for seeking a fourth term by state term limits....
  • Beloved Mariners player, broadcaster Dave Henderson dies
    published on Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
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  • Orthodontist in Merced Makes Appointment Scheduling Easy
    published on Sat, 13 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
    MERCED, CA, April 13, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Richard Rowan, orthodontist in Merced , is making it easy for his patients to schedule appointments with her by offering an online appointment request form on her practice's comprehensive dental website. He hopes the form will make it even easier to schedule appointments at her office and encourage her patients to do so....
  • Turnout Numbers Increase For MLK Jr. Event
    published on Mon, 25 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The words and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. may be resounding more in the Mother Lode these days, some say, as people see that society, decades later, is still dealing with many of the same issues. Sunday afternoon's annual Motherlode Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration event drew close to 500, a turn out that represents the celebration's highest attendance since it was first held 21 years ago, according to event spokesperson Pat Cervelli....
  • Introducing the new Humboldt Bay Fire chief
    published on Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:44:02 GMT
    If Humboldt Bay Fire's new interim chief had called a logging plant for a job in 1987 just a moment earlier, he might not be sitting at the helm of one of only two non-volunteer fire departments in the county. As a recent Fortuna High School graduate Bill Gillespie applied for a job as a wildland firefighter and at a logging plant....
  • Photo Illustration by Emil Lendof/The Daily BeastThe - Nun' Who Sells ...
    published on Sun, 24 Jan 2016 03:02:47 GMT
    It's no wonder then that just six months after launching Sisters of the Valley Cannabis, the woman behind it, Sister Kate, has sold out of everything she makes. On the page for her Cannabidiol infused salves and tonics she's posted an apology: "We have quickly sold out of most items and are behind in processing others," she writes....
  • Lovell, Lester Dean
    published on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 05:00:00 GMT
    Lester Dean Lovell March 22, 1943 - Jan, 16, 2016 Visalia Lester Dean Lovell passed away peacefully at his home in Farmersville, the evening of January 16, 2016. He was born in Arkansas to Blanch Baker Lovell and Chester Fate Lovell and moved to California at age three....
  • Intact Heart Loose Patch Photolysis Reveals Ionic Current Kinetics...
    published on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 21:00:53 GMT
    From the Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL ; and Quantitative Systems Biology Program, School of Natural Sciences and Biological Engineering and Small Scale Technologies Program, School of Engineering , University of California, Merced, CA. Correspondence to Ariel L. Escobar, EE, PhD, Biological Engineering and Small Scale Technologies, School of Engineering, University of California, Merced, CA....
  • New study shows aged garlic extract can reduce dangerous plaque buildup in arteries
    published on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 05:00:00 GMT
    The supplement Aged Garlic Extract can reverse the buildup of deadly plaque in arteries and help prevent the progression of heart disease, according to a new study scheduled for publication in the Journal of Nutrition . The research, conducted at LA BioMed, found a reduction in the amount of low-attenuation plaque, or "soft plaque," in the arteries of patients with metabolic syndrome who took Aged Garlic Extract....
  • Democrats endorse Gray for state assembly
    published on Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:32:42 GMT
    Gray, a part-time lecturer on state government at UC Merced, is seeking election in the newly drawn 21st Assembly District, which includes western portions of Stanislaus County and all of Merced. He has the support of incumbent state Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani , who is barred for seeking a fourth term by state term limits....
  • Any Goal is Achievable with the Support of a Strong Community
    published on Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:46:29 GMT
    I would like to introduce you to one of these students, Imani Alexandria Mauzon, who is studying political science at the University of California, Merced. She has shown great determination on her path to success....
  • Two New Models Grand Open At Lennar's First Community In Merced On Saturday, January 16
    published on Fri, 15 Jan 2016 21:19:58 GMT
    MERCED, Calif. - Jan. 15, 2016 - PRLog -- Lennar is excited to announce the Grand Opening of Chateau at Bellevue Ranch, Lennar's first community in Merced, CA....
  • Public College Professor: Terrorists Are 90% White Christian Conservatives
    published on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 19:49:05 GMT
    A newly-released video shows a professor at the University of California, Merced teaching his students that 90 percent of terrorist attacks in America are conducted by white men who are "religiously motivated and politically conservative." { "position1" : { "type" : "show", "id" : 27374192, "name" : "The New College Try", "description" : "We are The New College Try....
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    published on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:39:33 GMT
    A newly-released video shows a professor at the University of California, Merced teaching his students that 90 percent of terrorist attacks in America are conducted by white men who are "religiously motivated and politically conservative." { "position1" : { "type" : "show", "id" : 27374192, "name" : "The New College Try", "description" : "We are The New College Try....
  • College professor claims 90% terrorists are white, right and religiously motivated
    published on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 22:14:18 GMT
    "A newly-released video shows a professor at the University of California, Merced teaching his students that 90 percent of terrorist attacks in America are conducted by white men who are "religiously motivated and politically conservative." " I grew up in Delhi Township and graduated from Oak Hills H.S. in 1983....