On Tuesday, March 14 the Oakdale swim team hosted Manteca and Weston Ranch in their opening meet of the Valley Oak League season. Oakdale's varsity boys defeated Weston Ranch 129-20 but fell to Manteca 130-70. In Lady Mustang action, Oakdale made a strong statement defeating Weston Ranch 136-31 and Manteca 124-46.
Arbor Day, an April holiday that celebrates the planting and caring for trees, is a popular time for homeowners to add new trees to their landscapes. Before doing this, however, homeowners should consider advice from expert arborists to ensure the trees' longevity.
People who have not spent much time in a garden may not consider this rewarding hobby much of a threat to their health. But as veteran gardeners can attest, gardening can contribute to nagging aches and pains that can force even the most ardent green-thumbers indoors.
Sip wine and enjoy gourmet food under the canopy of mountain skies in downtown Twain Harte at Soroptimist International of Twain Harte's 21st annual Twain Harte a la Carte. This special event, to be held on Saturday, May 20, and benefiting the community projects of Soroptimist of Twain Harte, also includes a delightful selection of baskets, trips, gift certificates and more for silent auction selection, opportunity raffles for a wagon of wine and more, live music, and a live auction that includes a Steph Curry jersey.
As if made to order, the sun was out shining on close to 275 runners/walkers on Saturday for the Eighth Annual Support Oakdale Schools Fun Run. Oakdale Educational Foundation President Ted Thome reported to the group that close to $15,000 was raised due in part to event sponsors and participants.