View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -




Dodge Ridge: Beat the blahs with snow

By JASON CAMPBELL

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Beating the blahs by staying fit at Weberstown

By VINCE REMBULAT

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Railtown 1897’s history

The Sierra Railway Company incorporated on Jan. 1, 1897 was the brainchild of Midwesterner Thomas Bullock. Bullock and his fellow investors - San Francisco banker William Crocker, rocker's brother-in-law Prince Andre Poniatowski, and others - had lumber and mining interests in the area. The development of a short-line railroad from Oakdale could replace horse-drawn wagons to bring lumber and mining materials to the growing Sacramento and San Francisco areas.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


MARK TWAIN’S CABIN IN THE 209 It sits atop Jackass Hill north of Sonora

By DENNIS WYATT

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


NEXT STOP, RAILTOWN 1897 Jamestown offers one of 209’s unique state parks

By DENNIS WYATT

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


More On Medicare

Don't Get Stuck With Late Fees

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Guitar Workshops Scheduled At Big Valley Grace Church

A pair of guitar workshops are coming up at Big Valley Grace Community Church, with both acoustic and electric sessions scheduled.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Superstar Rimes Ready For Appearance At Fair

Country superstar LeAnn Rimes, will be opening for the 2017 Stanislaus County Fair.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Creating Kid-Friendly Spaces In Your Home

Maintaining a home that is welcoming and kid-friendly can be challenging. Kids are full of energy and oftentimes put fun ahead of tidiness. But no matter how energetic their youngsters are, parents can still employ several strategies to ensure their homes are both sophisticated and child-friendly.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Club Extends Invitation To Accordion Enthusiasts

The Good Time Accordion Club will host its next gathering on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the Escalon Community Center, 1055 Escalon Ave., starting at 7 p.m.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Easy Tips For Taming Indoor Household Odors

A clean home interior can make a strong first impression on prospective buyers, but only if that home is accompanied by pleasant scents. Odors can make a strong impact on buyers' perceptions of a home, including its level of cleanliness and upkeep.

January 25, 2017 | | 209 LIVING


Film Fundraiser Slated

Get your tickets early for the upcoming Film 'Fun' Raiser for DKG Epsilon Nu Chapter.

January 25, 2017 | | Local News


County, Country Observing National School Choice Week

National School Choice Week is being observed in California and across the country. There are 1750 events planned in the Golden State to raise awareness about K-12 school choice, and 21,392 events nationwide. Twenty-nine counties and cities have officially proclaimed School Choice Week.

January 25, 2017 | | Local News


Area Artists Earn Honors At Annual Delicato Show

A trio of local artists entered work – and came away with some recognition – in the Delicato Vineyards 2017 Fine Arts Show. Work remains on display through Saturday, Feb. 4.

January 25, 2017 | | Local News


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 457

Articles By Author -


Fishing Report

There's a tree in my neighborhood that's been my springtime indicator for the past 20 years. It's an almond tree that I ...

February 08, 2017 | By JAROD BALLARDO | Local Sports


Meeting Offers Information On Pharmacy Tech Program

Modesto Junior College Workforce Development has scheduled a "Why Should You Become a Pharmacy Technician?" information meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 6 p.m ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Teacher Career Fair Slated For March 25

The Stanislaus County Office of Education (SCOE) is hosting a Teacher Recruitment Job Fair on Saturday, March 25 from 8:30 a.m. to noon ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Valley Home News

This coming Tuesday is a very special evening for our Valley Home 4-H! Please come out and support your 4-Hers as they raise much needed ...

February 01, 2017 | Winnie Mullins | Valley Home News


Gas Prices Dip Down In Northern California

Average retail gasoline prices in Modesto have fallen 3.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.60/gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Knights Ferry News

February is here already! February 2nd is the Community Club dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the clubhouse. Speakers will be Wayne Philbrook ...

February 01, 2017 | Mary Sue Shearer | Knights Ferry News


UOP Forecast Predicts Economy Holds Steady

The California economy should maintain solid 2.6 percent growth in 2017 with the unemployment rate holding steady at 5.4 percent as job growth ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Recreation Round-Up

Visit the City Web-page at www.oakdalegov.com or Like us on Facebook at - City of Oakdale Recreation and Gladys L. Lemmons Senior Community Center ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Fair Competition Brings Recognition To Region

The Stanislaus County Fair has once again received awards of distinction from Western Fairs Association (WFA) Convention, as well as the International Association of Fairs ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Some Little Known Rainy Weather Facts

Rainy seasons vary across the globe. In much of North America, spring is when rainfall peaks.

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


How To Use Clouds To Predict Weather

Meteorologists rely on electronic equipment and their knowledge of weather patterns to provide forecasts each and every day. But weather can be unpredictable, and even ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Discovering The Origins Of Groundhog Day

Every year on Feb. 2, people anxiously await the appearance of a medium-sized furry mammal who they believe can predict if winter weather will rage ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


Tips For Super Bowl Party Food-Drink Pairings Offered

Typically, there isn't much originality when it comes to Super Bowl party food. And even less thought goes into the right beers and wine ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


On The Shelf

Looking for a good book? Librarians at the Oakdale Library are always happy to offer reading suggestions. And now, a good book is easier to ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


NAMI Group Sets Session

The NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Connection Recovery Support Group will meet at the Oakdale branch library, 151 S. First Ave., on Tuesday, Feb ...

February 01, 2017 | | Local News


6 7 8 9 10  Next »  Last »

Page 8 of 10


Please wait ...