As Americans rush out to buy tickets for the Powerball lottery before Wednesday’s drawing, readers have been bombarded by online articles offering financial advice on what to do after winning the lottery.
January 14, 2016|
CAUGHT ON CAMERAVILLE — Let's be honest, once we get on a windy mountain road it doesn't matter if we're in an Aston Martin or a beat-up old Gremlin, we want to act like James Bond. We start accelerating through the turns and revving our engines through the straightaways. Most of us, however, do it at a reasonable rate of speed, so we're more driving instructor than 007.
A New Jersey suburb of Princeton University, which churns out high achieving high school graduates, is riven with conflict, the New York Times reports, because many Caucasian parents want the academic pressures relaxed, while many Asian-American parents fear that high expectations will be drawn down and a record of excellence eroded.
January 14, 2016|
Bronco Wine Company, one of the largest wineries and the largest vineyard owner in the United States, unveiled today, Jan. 13, that it has received the prestigious Zero Waste Gold Facility certification from the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council (USZWBC). During its national sales meeting, the certification was presented to Bronco Wine Company's Ceres, Calif. facility today.
Happy Birthday to Valley Home 8th grader Marissa Hicks. Marissa is involved with all school sports and is well known for being very athletic. Marissa also plays softball outside of school and has earned many honors. Happy Birthday Marissa, we wish you many happy returns of this very special day!
Ernest Edward Waggoner of Oakdale was born Dec 1, 1924 in Urbana, Illinois. Born the eldest son of Morris Edward Waggoner and Helen Orpha Ernest, he was brother to Donald and James. He died peacefully Dec 21, 2015 at the age of 91, having been active and independent until November.
Birthday greetings for January go out to: Heather Wright, Sean McCarthy, Barbara Burroughs, Sherron McCarthy, Alexis Aries, Logan Martinelli, Kaeli Sweet, Madison Page, Ric Feichter, Joe Murray, Larry Bell, Sam Page, Matthew Boyer, Benjamin Cassinetto, Carson Sundberg, Jett Thompson, Hadley Gardner, Dr. Janet Skulina, Angel Robbins, Jessica Martinez, Nathaly Ramirez, Rhiannon Hawthorn, Heather Voortman, Clarisse, Phoebe and Lucas Jones.
Valerie Ann Jordan was born on January 25, 1954 to parents Elsie Much and the late Richard Much. Valerie passed into Heaven on January 1, 2016 and was reunited with her late husband, Randy Jordan. Valerie is survived by her Daughters Jennifer and Katie, Son-in-law Adam, Grandchildren Maddisen, Charles, Abbygale, and Ryder, Sister Marlene (Wayne) and Brothers Kenny (Kerry) and David (Carol), along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 1 p.m. at the River Oak Grace Community Church in Oakdale.
Age 74, of Jefferson Hills, PA, formerly of Modesto, CA, Bob passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, December 10, 2015. Beloved husband of 43 years to Bonnie Allison; father of R. Keith Allison, Francesca Allison Grant and James L. Allison; grandfather of William Bailey Grant, Isabella Marie Grant, Kensie Lynn Allison and Kayla Wren Allison; brother of Carol Lair; son of Priscilla Allison Franklin and the late James P. Allison. Bob served in the US Air Force from 1962-1966, he was a mechanic at Hershey Foods in Oakdale, CA from 1967-2007. Bob volunteered with Special Olympics for many ...
I'm going to 'out' myself just a bit in the way of 'guilty pleasure' of television viewing. As I prepared to pen this piece I realize I may lose a few readers as a result of this admission. I'm taking that risk.