Almost nine out of ten people (89 percent) in America receive nuisance calls each month, according to a recent survey which has also revealed the top five nuisance calls received in the U.S. last year.
Many people find it easier to maintain their beach bodies during summer than they do throughout the rest of the year. Summer weather encourages people to get off the couch and enjoy the great outdoors, and many people prefer to eat lighter meals during the summer to combat the heat and humidity.
In the heat of the New Year's Eve countdown, fueled by enthusiasm and possibly a few glasses of champagne, resolutions may roll off of the tongue. But come the morning of Jan. 1, such resolutions may not hold the same appeal.
The keynote speaker for the 23rd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration is Andrew Young, civil rights activist and former United States ambassador to the United Nations. Young will speak on "A Continuing Legacy."
San Francisco is home to many different cultures; however, one notable community located just one mile west of Union Square is Japantown, which has served as home away from home to the local Japanese community and an awe-inspiring destination for those looking to learn more about the Japanese culture.
January 11, 2017|
BY ALYSSON AREDAS
Black Oak Casino Resort will maintain its reputation as the ultimate destination for entertainment in 2017. This January, the property will welcome a wide variety of live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, ranging from the hottest tribute performers in the U.S. to some of the best local bands Northern California has to offer.
Fun ... and more fun in Valley Home! At their January community meeting our Valley Home 4-Hers made big plans for the February Box Social. The 4-Hers hold the old-fashioned box social each year to raise much needed funds for club activities. Each 4-Her will be responsible for bringing items to the box social. Items will be auctioned to the highest bidder. Since the event is held on the Tuesday before Valentines Day, it is the perfect opportunity to get gifts for all of your Valentines! This year's box social will be held on Tuesday, February 7th. We hope you ...
January 11, 2017|
|Valley Home News
Birthday greetings for the month of January go out to: Heather Wright, Sean McCarthy, Barbara Burroughs, Alexis Arias, Logan Martinelli, Kaeli Sweet, Madison Page, Ric Feichter, Joe Murray, Larry Bell, Sam Page, Matthew Boyer, Benjamin Cassinetto, Elijah Elting, Rhiannon Hawthorn, Heather Voortman, Drake Heffington, Malia Olivo, Carson Sundberg, Jett Thompson, Hadley Gardner, Jessica Martinez, Naya Morua, Nathaly Ramirez, and Lucas, Phoebe and Clarisse Jones.
January 11, 2017|
Mary Sue Shearer
|Knights Ferry News
Stanislaus County Clerk/Recorder/Commissioner of Civil Marriages Lee Lundrigan and her staff invite engaged couples to join them as they perform marriage ceremonies on Valentine's Day at the historic McHenry Mansion located at 906 15th St., in Modesto.
U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) on Tuesday welcomed retired Staff Sgt. Peter Butler of Turlock as a Wounded Warrior Fellow in his Modesto office. Mr. Butler is a seven-year veteran of the United States Army, having served two tours in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom where he earned both a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart.
Caltrans recently announced the appointment of Blair Thompson to be its first Chief of Innovation, Risk and Strategic Management. Thompson will oversee a newly created office, tasked with developing ways to streamline and improve department performance. In addition, Thompson will manage and implement the 2015-2020 Strategic Management Plan, as well as additional innovation initiatives and risk management projects.
NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Oakdale Police Department, which is a public document. The listing of a name here does not imply that person's guilt or innocence. That can only be determined by a court of law.