Start out the New Year with a resolution to have a good old-fashioned breakfast once a month in La Grange. The Odd Fellows of LaFayette Historical Lodge #65 remind you of their monthly breakfast, always on the second Sunday at the IOOF Hall in downtown La Grange. Sunday, Jan. 10 is the date this month. They're open early, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., with a menu of biscuits and gravy, sausage, ham and cheese omelets and French toast. Complimentary coffee and orange juice round out the meal, all for $6.
The winter months are the perfect time for a trip to the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, taking advantage of rainy weather days to enjoy some unique artwork. The museum currently has a couple of new and ongoing exhibits for local art enthusiasts.
Charles served in the US Army, he was a farmer, and his hobbies included: fishing and spending time with his wife, Felicia, in Mexico. A viewing will be held 3p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 6 and a service will take place Thursday, January 7, 10 a.m. at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F Street.
Felicia was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, housewife, and beautician. Her hobbies included: fishing, painting, archery, and spending time with her husband, Charles, in Mexico. A viewing will be held 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 6 and a service will take place Thursday, January 7, 10 a.m. at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F Street.
Joan Derby Cushman, 88, passed away on November 1, 2015 at her home in Oakdale, CA. Joan was predeceased by her husband of almost 60 years, John Brookman Cushman and her daughter Elizabeth Ghent Cushman. Joan and John raised their children in Simi Valley, CA. She had been in Oakdale for 30 years.
As part of its mission to save lives, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is informing people about several new laws signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. during the 2015 legislative session. These new laws apply specifically to various aspects of roadway safety.
Oakdale Junior High will host the Third Annual Royal Rams Competition on Friday, Jan. 8 at Magnolia Auditorium. The show starts at 5:30 p.m. and admission is $5 per person. A total of 27 Teams, encompassing 54 eighth grade students, will compete in the categories of fitness, formal wear and famous couples. Awards are given by category as well as overall top three winners. Proceeds from the event benefit the eighth graduation Six Flags Marine World Trip.
Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), recently announced that Edward Vassallo has joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Credit Officer. He will be based out of the Bank's Oakdale headquarters.
The American Red Cross launched a massive relief response across multiple states in the wake of the deadly storms which have been hammering communities across most of the country since before the Christmas holiday.