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EDWARD CAMILLO BELLETTO

Edward Camillo Belletto, 91, of Oakdale passed away peacefully at his home on July 26, 2016. Ed was born the youngest child of Italian immigrants, Raymond and Margherita Belletto, on the family far...

July 28, 2016 | | Obituaries

FEC Complaint Filed Against Congressional Candidate Eggman

The Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust (FACT), a political watchdog group out of Washington DC, has filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission requesting an investigation i...

July 28, 2016 | Richard Paloma | Local News

It may be too hot to work outside by 2030, research predicts

By 2030, we may have a new reason to call in sick to work — research suggests that by then it will be too hot to work in parts of the world, particularly for those whose jobs consistently expose th...

July 28, 2016 | Sarah Anderson Deseret News | Business News

Jenkins Takes Off Department Badge

In 1990, a 32-year-old Lester Jenkins hit the streets of Oakdale after working in a manufacturing plant for Proctor and Gamble. While in training, his eyes would be opened up to the challenges a...

July 27, 2016 | Richard Paloma | Local News

Child Support Services Free Employer Workshop

The Stanislaus County Department of Child Support Services (SCDCSS) will be hosting a free Employer Workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 251 E. Hackett Road, Modesto in the F...

July 27, 2016 | | News Briefs

Tax Refund Simplification Signed Into Law For 2017

A bill sponsored by the Board of Equalization (BOE) to streamline and simplify refunds on tax liabilities has been signed by the governor and will become law Jan. 1, 2017. AB 1856 helps taxpayer...

July 27, 2016 | | News Briefs

From Our Readers

Shred It Success Dear Editor, What a great Shred It day! The suggestion for another Shred It was a request from a senior who attended our Senior Information Day. After speaking with Randy B...

July 27, 2016 | | From Our Readers

Stanislaus County Appoints Behavioral Health Director

The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors appointed Richard DeGette as the new Behavioral Health Director on Tuesday, July 19. Mr. DeGette will succeed current Director, Madelyn Schlaepfer, who ...

July 27, 2016 | | Local News

Back In The Game

We're in the TV business. For clarification, when I say we're, I'm not referring to the 'we' here at the newspaper office. Although, we did acquire a Newsroom television set earlier this year. T...

July 27, 2016 | Teresa Hammond | Mommy Musings

Valley Home News

National Night Out ... hope everyone is making plans to come to our community park this Tuesday, August 2nd!! This is an important night for all communities across the country! In Valley Home fol...

July 27, 2016 | By Winnie Mullins | Valley Home News

Knights Ferry News

There goes another month! August happenings: Aug. 4th is the Community Club dinner meeting 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse. August 7th is Breakfast Sunday at the I.O.O.F. Hall from 8 a.m. to noon. Aug...

July 27, 2016 | By Mary Sue Shearer | Knights Ferry News

POLICE BEAT

NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Oakdale Police Department, which is a public document. The listing of a name here does not imply t...

July 27, 2016 | | Crime

National Night Out Set

Oakdale police will join community residents in observing National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 2. A communitywide event is set at Burchell Hill Park, starting at 5:30 p.m. and will include a vari...

July 27, 2016 | | Crime

Oakdale Police To Initiate New “Coffee With A Cop”

In an effort to improve the relationship between police officers and community members, the Oakdale Police Department will kick off its new "Coffee with a Cop" initiative soon, scheduled to star...

July 27, 2016 | | Local News

‘Thank You’ Offered To Oakdale Community

In the last two weeks we have witnessed terrible tragedy in our country. The ambush killing of police officers in Dallas, TX and Baton Rouge, LA has highlighted and underscored what those of us ...

July 27, 2016 | By MICHAEL HARDEN Special To The Leader | Crime

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