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Valley Home News for April 4, 2009

Gray skies and cold temperature didn't dampen the enthusiasm of the children who turned out on Saturday to participate in the annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by our Valley Home 4-H members. MaryBeth Carpenter did a wonderful job of chairing this fun event. MaryBeth handed out beautiful chocolate bunnies to the winners and also gave out delightful gift packs to those who won for having found the most eggs. MaryBeth had everyone count their eggs at the close of the hunt, and it was discovered that the average basket held approximately 35 to 40 eggs. Valley Home is proud ...

April 07, 2010 | Laura Burghardt | Valley Home News


Improvement Projects May Impact Traffic

Work continues on a number of road improvement projects around the city, with some started already and others due to begin soon.

April 07, 2010 | | Local News


Fullen, Levis Announce Spring Wedding

Samuel Fullen and Cassandra Levis have announced their plans to wed on May 22.

April 07, 2010 | | Engagements


Paneda, Leal Exchange Wedding Vows

Jeffrey Ryan Paneda of Manteca and Jodie Lynn Leal of Oakdale united as husband and wife on August 15, 2009.

April 07, 2010 | | Weddings


Sand, Bergwerff Plan Spring Wedding

Steven M. Sand and Stephanie L. Bergwerff have announced their engagement.

April 07, 2010 | | Engagements


Inez Brazil

Inez Simas Brazil, 70, died March 28 in Manteca.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Henry Bruton

Henry Clayton Bruton, 68, of Oakdale died Monday, March 29 at the VA Hospital in Palo Alto.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Celia Butterfield

Celia E. Butterfield, 90, died peacefully on Sunday, April 4 at her Oakdale home.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Alta Fisher

Alta Nadine Fisher, 94, passed away at her home in Escalon early Thursday morning, April 1.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Bert Newton

Bert B. Newton, 89, died Saturday, March 27 at Riverbank Nursing Center.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Mike Price

Mike Price, 68, died Saturday, April 3 at Oak Valley Hospital.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Harry Taylor

Harry Leroy Taylor, 103, died Thursday, April 1 in Iowa.

April 07, 2010 | | Obituaries


Cop Corner – A Matter Of Safety

A number of California newspaper publications recently ran stories about how DUI/drivers' license checkpoints serve to benefit police departments, police officers and tow truck companies. These stories appear to be based on a study conducted by an investigative news entity that calls itself "California Watch." The author suggests that, because there has been an increasing trend in the use of DUI/drivers' license checkpoints and a corresponding increase in the number of vehicles impounded, local governments are using the fines as a means to make up for budget shortfalls. The report implies that checkpoints are cash cows for overtime-hungry ...

April 07, 2010 | OFFICER NICK McKINNON Oakdale Police Department | Other Views


Kaye Jo (Reed) McCullough

Kaye Jo (Reed) McCullough, 71, died Tuesday, March 23 in Hughson.

March 31, 2010 | | Obituaries


Hilderico ‘Rico’ Martin

Hilderico 'Rico' Martin, 89, died Friday, March 26 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House, Hughson.

March 31, 2010 | | Obituaries


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Plunge In To Fun At Community Pool

Just in time for the arrival of some hot weather this weekend, the Royse Memorial Plunge will open for the season.

May 27, 2015 | | Local News


Late Spring Drop Seen In Gas Prices

Average retail gasoline prices in Modesto have fallen 4.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.44/gallon Monday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 201 gas outlets in Modesto. This compares with the national average that has increased 3.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.75/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

May 26, 2015 | | Local News


Micke Grove Hosts Memorial Day Ceremony

A Memorial Day celebration welcomes the community to honor those who have served in the US Armed Forces, enjoy a free-admission day at Micke Grove Regional Park and Museum, followed by a complimentary dinner on the grounds of the Historical Museum.

May 24, 2015 | | Local News


Seatbelt Use Monitored During Holiday Weekend

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is joining the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) and law enforcement agencies nationwide to promote the "Click It or Ticket" campaign, which focuses on seat belt use, during this year's Memorial Day Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP).

May 23, 2015 | | Local News


Boaters Can Help Fight Spread Of Invasive Species

California agencies combatting the spread of invasive quagga and zebra mussels remind boaters to remain vigilant over the three-day Memorial Day weekend.

May 22, 2015 | | Local News


Safety Precautions Urged For Holiday Weekend

With great weather expected across most of the Golden State this holiday weekend, CAL FIRE urges everyone to use caution as fire danger remains higher than normal due to the drought. Memorial Day weekend is often said to be the official start of summer with everyone enjoying outdoor activities and recreation during the three-day break.

May 21, 2015 | | Local News


Music Download Aids Nepal Earthquake Victims

Two local independent record labels – Ronald Records (owned/operated by Jonathan Jennings of Turlock) and Way Grimace Records (owned/operated by Sean Duncan of Oakdale) – are spearheading an effort to raise money and awareness for the recent events that took place in Nepal.

May 18, 2015 | | Local News


California Observes Endangered Species Day

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will recognize the 10th National Endangered Species Day on May 15 with a focused environmental concern. The purpose of the Endangered Species Act is to conserve imperiled species and the ecosystems upon which they depend to prevent extinction.

May 14, 2015 | | Local News


Elementary Schools Celebrate Agriculture

Like their counterparts at Cloverland and Fair Oaks elementary schools did at the beginning of the school year, students at Sierra View and Magnolia got an up close look at the wonderful world of agriculture recently. Both campuses had special Ag Day programs, allowing kids the opportunity to learn more about livestock, food production, jobs in the industry and more. Presenters brought a variety of information with them, and students had the opportunity to visit several stations set up at their schools for the fun, educational day.

May 13, 2015 | | Education


Escalon Golf Celebrates 35 Years In Business

Escalon Golf, in commemoration of its 35th Anniversary, is presenting a $50,000 Hole-In-One Shoot-Out on Sunday, May 17.

May 13, 2015 | | Local News


Bicyclist Injured In Collision

A Friday night accident left one woman with major injuries and saw traffic along a bus stretch of North Yosemite shut down for a brief time while traffic was detoured around the scene.

May 13, 2015 | | Local News


Directors, Farmers Battle In OID Water War

An emotionally charged debate about water allocations in the fourth year of drought broke out at Tuesday's Oakdale Irrigation District board meeting.

May 06, 2015 | | Local News


State Observing Wildfire Awareness Week

As drought conditions continue to significantly elevate California's fire danger, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. has declared May 3-9, 2015 as "Wildfire Awareness Week."

May 04, 2015 | | Local News


Highway Patrol Updates Website

Whether you are looking for a local office of the California Highway Patrol (CHP), are interested in learning about careers with the CHP or traffic safety programs, wish to file a commendation or report a crime on state property, it will all be much easier on the new CHP Web site that is launching this week.

May 01, 2015 | | Local News


Farmers Market Adds “Twist”

Opening Wednesday, May 6, the Oakdale Farmers Market provides the community with an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables as well as products that are grown and produced locally. The market, being overseen by the Oakdale Tourism and Visitors Bureau will run every Wednesday, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. until Sept. 2.

April 30, 2015 | | Local News


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