During American Stroke Month in May, Emanuel Medical Center, Doctors Medical Center of Modesto and Doctors Hospital of Manteca will launch a comprehensive awareness campaign that includes a free online assessment designed to help people determine their risk of stroke.
It will soon be a lot easier for fans to follow along the play of their little leaguers thanks to a donation from the Turlock Associated Police Officers. The union donated $2,444 to Turlock American Little League to purchase a new sound system at the ball field at Julien. TAPO previously helped out the little league when thieves stole the aluminum bleachers and TAPO stepped to the plate to replace the bleachers.
The Turlock Sunshine Strummers Ukulele Group will perform Hank Williams songs and other similar favorites during the hour before the May 1 and May 15, 2 p.m. performances of Sierra Repertory's "Hank Williams: Lost Highway." The group of retired teachers, nurses and musicians plays on a regular basis at the Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock and various area nursing homes.
U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) was honored this week by the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) with their 2016 Leadership in Public Service Award. Rep. Denham accepted the award during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 20 at the 12thAnnual CHLI Gala.
On April 5, 15 local businesses and organizations provided information about employment opportunities to 130 students at Fusion Charter's first career fair. Attendees also heard from three guest speakers who shared information on what employers are looking for from job candidates to what type of experience they can include on a first resume.
Many household hazardous products, such as oven cleaners, paint removers, pesticides, solvents and drain cleaners contain chemicals that are potentially harmful to both people and the environment. Improper disposal of HHW includes pouring them down the drain, on the ground, into storm drain or sewer systems, or in some cases placing them in the trash.
ucille Geiger entered heaven at the age of 93. She was born and raised in Clovis, graduating from Fresno Community College. She met Oren, her husband of 65 years, through their District Church Walter League. Oren was later a vicar at her church.
Caroline Elaine Deering went home to be with the Lord on April 15, 2016. Caroline was born in Modesto, CA to Mr. Eugene and Gertrude Popejoy. Caroline attended First Christian Church of Turlock. She was a humble homemaker, She loved to watch John Wayne movies. Her favorite color was purple. She enjoyed embroidery and quilting. She liked camping and day trips. When the music was on, she could be found on the dance floor. She had a sense of humor and a smile to light up the room. She loved spending time with her best friends Ruth and Sherman Walner ...