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  • Engineering students from UC Merced visit...
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:32:45 GMT
    Students from the University of California, Merced, made a visit to the Riverview Elementary School to help promote interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. The event coincides with Engineers Week, which will be celebrated Feb. 22 through 28 across the U.S. Fresno ranked No....
  • Fitch Affirms Merced City School District, CA GOs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:57:21 GMT
    CONCENTRATED ECONOMY: The local economy is concentrated in agriculture and food processing, with correspondingly low incomes and high unemployment. Diversification is being spurred by ongoing growth at the University of California's newest campus in Merced....
  • Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:29:29 GMT
    A detailed list of rating ... )--Eyelit Inc., a manufacturing software provider for visibility, control, and coordination of manufacturing operations for the aerospace & defense, discrete electronics,... )--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other vi... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following Merced City School District , CA ratings: --$2.7 million outstanding general ...
  • New Vit Advisor for Central Valley
    published on Fri, 13 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    With a freshly minted master's degree from New York's Cornell University, a bachelor's from the University of California, Davis, and a season spent in New Zealand vineyards, California native Lindsay Jordan is taking over as viticulture extension advisor for Merced, Madera and Mariposa counties in California's Central Valley. "We consider her a star," said Maxwell Norton, who steps down in July after decades as Merced County viticulture extension advisor....
  • 'Cold Bill' presents R. A. Mello's refreshing take on classic horror
    published on Mon, 23 Feb 2015 08:46:51 GMT
    New novel tells of man grappling with his inner beast as he struggles to reunite with his one true love Based on a nightmare so terrifying that R. A. Mello had to write it down to get it out of his head, "Cold Bill" is a page-turning, graphic horror thriller written in a similar vein as Louis Stevenson's " The Strange Case of Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde ." The novel centers on Bill Colden and his one true love, Abigail Josephine Lux....
  • AIA Names 2015 Winners of Thomas Jefferson Awards
    published on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:04:43 GMT
    The American Institute of Architects announced the two winners of this year's Thomas Jefferson Awards for Public Architecture today. Thomas E. Lollini, FAIA, campus architect at the University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Merced Lollini's work is being honored for bringing awareness to the importance of campus design at two California universities....
  • Teen Found Shot To Death At Merced Middle School Parking Lot
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 19:09:41 GMT
    An investigation is underway after a teen was found shot to death in a middle school parking lot in Merced....
  • Boy, 16, Found Shot To Death In Merced Middle School Parking Lot
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 15:07:12 GMT
    CBS13 CBS13 is getting answers. See latest Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto news and weather from CBS13 News....
  • Homicide reported at Merced's Tenaya Middle School
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 05:07:47 GMT
    Details about the shooting are preliminary. The victim has only been identified as a "younger male" and his name has not been released....
  • Auburn Riverside swimmer Tye Dutcher overcomes ‘devastating’ accident
    published on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 01:21:22 GMT
    AUBURN Tye Dutcher wouldn't change a thing about that fateful day nearly seven years ago one he still vividly recalls, except for the sea of blood he mercifully blocks out. In his eyes, he has gained more than he lost in the lawn-mowing accident that severed his right foot....
  • Fitch Affirms Atwater Elementary School District, CA's $2.7MM GO Bonds at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable
    published on Wed, 04 Feb 2015 22:53:25 GMT
    Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'AA-' rating on the following outstanding general obligation bonds issued by Atwater Elementary School District, STRONG FINANCIAL PROFILE: The district's strong financial profile reflects annual operating surpluses, healthy reserves, a good degree of expenditure flexibility, and management's conservative financial policies and practices. VERY WEAK ECONOMY: The local economy has a concentration in agriculture, a high unemployment rate, and below average wealth level...
  • Vernita Dummer
    published on Wed, 04 Feb 2015 06:50:54 GMT
    NEW?ULM - Vernita Dummer, 88, of New Ulm, died Sunday, February 1, 2015 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Friday, February 6, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Ulm with Monsignor Douglas Grams celebrating the Mass....
  • Familial aggregation of anxiety and depression in the community: the...
    published on Wed, 04 Feb 2015 06:43:19 GMT
    Familial aggregation of anxiety and depression in the community: the role of adolescents' self-esteem and physical activity level Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare , Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Medisinsk teknisk forskningssenter , NO-7491, Trondheim, Norway Psychological Sciences, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, CA, US BackgroundSymp...
  • 1959 Ford F-100 - Minor Sensation
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:24:52 GMT
    What did your teenage custom truck look like? If your name is Victor "Reno" Sevilla, then it would've looked just like this gorgeous gold 1959 Ford F-100. Reno was a 16-year-old 11th grader when he bought the truck....
  • UC Santa Barbara overwhelmingly white? Not anymore
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:00:00 GMT
    UC Santa Barbara has been designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution , a recognition given to colleges and universities where Latinos comprise at least a quarter of their student body. The designation symbolizes UC Santa Barbara's change from its old stereotype of three decades ago as being a campus where some Latinos had said they did not feel welcome....