U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) recently announced that he will continue his role as Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials subcommittee chairman on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for the 115th Congress. He will also retain his seats with the Agriculture and Natural Resources committees.
This Valentine's Day, brighten your world by adopting one of the deserving pets at the Oakdale Animal Shelter. The "Give Love" animal adoption campaign starts Feb. 1 and runs through Feb. 14 which means reduced adoption fees of only $14 for selected shelter pets. Oakdale Shelter Pet Alliance (OSPA), an all-volunteer, non-profit organization, thinks right now the perfect pet is ready and waiting for you at the Oakdale Animal Shelter to add a little love to your life.
This winter has been accompanied by frigid temperatures, leaving Valley residents wanting to use their wood-burning devices. For those households that have not yet registered their devices, there still is time. For the homes that have an older wood-burning device, there is still funding available to convert your device to a more efficient and less polluting unit. By converting your open hearth fireplace, older wood stove or older wood insert to an EPA certified wood-burning device, you will be able to light a fire on cold winter nights more often while reducing the Valley's air pollution.
Over the last several months the Save Mart Companies has made a significant investment to modernize and expand its Oakdale store. The project is now complete and a ribbon cutting celebration is planned for this week.
Oakdale Joint Unified classified employees Nickie McConnell, Magnolia Elementary Secretary and Rita Ramirez, Sierra View Instructional Aide were recognized among 27 other nominees last week for exceptional service.
The next time Oakdale residents purchase their milk they will be pleasantly surprised to find their favorite local football team, Oakdale High School, honored on special commemorative Crystal Creamery milk cartons. The school's first state championship was recognized on Monday as Crystal Creamery unveiled a new milk carton recognizing the Mustangs' amazing season which are now on sale throughout Northern California.
In her annual 'State of The City' presentation, Mayor Pat Paul reviewed key accomplishments by the City of Oakdale for over 100 persons who gathered at the Gene Bianchi Community Center on Wednesday, Jan. 25.
An Oakdale High School teacher is facing criminal charges after she hosted a party at her San Joaquin County residence which resulted in an Oakdale High student being taken to the hospital for severe alcohol intoxication.
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.