Have you been thinking about talking to your children about money? Maybe you worry that you don’t have the resources to help your child learn about money management. Or, you might be at a loss about how to get started.
January 08, 2016|
Tzu-Chi is a Buddhist humanitarian aid foundation that has helped the world through many of its greatest hardships since its start in Taiwan in 1966. Its support in some of the U.S.’s most recent tragedies has been vital to our recovery. For example, on Sept. 11, 2001, only three charity organizations were allowed on ground zero: the Salvation Army, the Red Cross and Tzu-Chi.
January 06, 2016|
Age 74, of Jefferson Hills, PA, formerly of Modesto, CA, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, Dec. 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 years ...
Rodney Lowell Lewis Jr. was born April 14, 1977 in Modesto, California to Rodney & Sue Lewis and entered into rest on Dec. 21, 2015. He grew up in Modesto and Oakdale, California amongst a loving family and friends. He attended Oakdale High School, then while working for his father at Lewis Mechanical, Rodney completed trade school and became a journeyman pipefitter. He continued in this trade for his entire life. Rodney's first best friend was Grandpa Cook, going everywhere and doing everything his grandpa did, even adopting his love of white T-shirts and jeans. Rodney had an infectious personality ...
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 find than ever. New books at the Oakdale Library will be featured on the first Wednesday of each month in the Oakdale Leader. Librarians will provide information about books for children and adults, both fiction and non-fiction.
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.