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State Farm pays out refunds for overly high rates

State Farm has issued refunds of more than $13 million to its customers for overcharged premiums after twice losing appeals in court, according to the state's Insurance Commissioner.

May 11, 2017 | | Government


Sierra Rep staging ‘The Fantasticks’

"The Fantasticks," a quintessential celebration of love in all its gorgeous simplicity and heartbreaking complexities is opening at Sierra Rep.

May 11, 2017 | | ARTS/LEISURE


‘A Mother’s Tears’ — Susan Levy brings her art to the MJC Gallery

The Modesto Junior College Department of Art presents "A Mother's Tears" art show featuring the paintings of Susan Levy. The show opens on Monday and runs through June 1, in the MJC Art Gallery on the East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto. The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and admission is free.

May 11, 2017 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Fair brings back empowHER Lounge

In the hopes of embarking on a new tradition of building confidence and leadership skills in the region's young women, the Stanislaus County Fair will once again host the award-winning empowHER Lounge.

May 11, 2017 | | Local


California here they come: Drug cartels & Teamsters

The priceofweed.com website puts the current average California pot price for an ounce of high quality marijuana at $248.56.

May 09, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Superheroes take over Turlock

Bad guys didn't have a chance on Saturday as superheroes of all kinds gathered in Turlock to run a mile or two for a good cause. The Advancing Children of Turlock club hosted its 2nd Annual Act Like a Superhero Fun Run at Donnelly Park, allowing comic book fans of all ages (and species as there was a doggie dash too) to display their inner hero. Proceeds from the run will go to fund ACT's annual shopping spree for kids in need, as well as a number of local nonprofits serving children.

May 09, 2017 | BY CANDY PADILLA Turlock Journal | Local


Turlock athletes shine at Special Olympics

The 44th annual Regional Special Olympics held Saturday at John F. Kennedy School in Modesto was an exciting event for all of the athletes who competed, but for Ellie Brown it was an especially meaningful day. The 26-year-old Turlock resident and key athlete of the Stanislaus team celebrated a major milestone - her 10th year participating in the Special Olympics program.

May 09, 2017 | BY OSCAR COPLAND Turlock Journal | Local


Betty Kays

Betty Mae Kays was born in Denair, California on March 12, 1938. Passed from this world surrounded by her loving family on May 6, 2017 at the age of 79. She is preceded in death by her parents Odies D Babb, and Mary V Babb.

May 09, 2017 | | OBITS


COLLEGE ROUNDUP

Three Stanislaus State Warriors were crowned as conference champions on Friday at the CCAA Track and Field Championships at Chico State.

May 05, 2017 | | College


Births April 28 to May 3

• Melissa and Scott Eldridge of Hilmar are the parents of a 7-pound-7-ounce girl born April 28 at Emanuel Medical Center.

May 05, 2017 | | Births


Tax debate: Who best can spend your money; Congress or you?

The jury won't be coming in for a while on President Trump's tax plan but I can assure you this: Most taxpayers - read that people that rely on paychecks and not stock options - probably want the tax code simplified and tax burdens reduced.

May 05, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


TAKE PRIDE IN TURLOCK FREE DISPOSAL EVENT

Take Pride in Turlock, the City of Turlock's annual free disposal event, will take place on May 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., however, vehicles arriving after 12:45 p.m. will not be allowed entry. The event will be held at Turlock Scavenger, located at 1100 S. Walnut Rd.

May 05, 2017 | | Government


Healthcare Hero: Betty Lopez

In healthcare, when you find someone who is incredibly competent and smart, cares deeply about her patients and places their well-being above all else, you know you have found a very special person indeed. That is Dr. Betty Lopez, the Chief Nurse Executive at Sutter Memorial in Modesto.

May 05, 2017 | BY JEFFREY LEWIS Special to the Journal | Local


Fair offers teachers kits for Ag in the Classroom

The Stanislaus County Fair is partnering with local classrooms to teach students about the importance of agriculture in the community.

May 05, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


Duarte Alves Teixeira

Duarte Alves Teixeira passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the age of 61. A native of Santo Antão, Topo, São Jorge, Azores, he moved to the US with hisfamily when he was 10 years old. Duarte attended Escalon High School where he loved playing football as a fellow Cougar. After high school he moved to Modesto where he lived a fulfilling life for the past 40years. A devoted Real Estate Broker with All-Star Properties, Duarte became the 2017 Lodi Association of Realtors (LAR) President and a California Association of Realtors (CAR) Director. Among his other passions ...

May 04, 2017 | | OBITS


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Pauline Anna Creech

May 16, 2017 | | OBITS


Fredrik Christen Ravnan

Fredrik (Fred) Christen Ravnan is now in the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Fred spread the good news of Jesus Christ to ...

May 16, 2017 | | OBITS


California: From Russia to Spain to Mexico to USA with love

It is usually the view that inspires me when I reach a summit.

May 16, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


IN SERVICE

U.S. Air Force Airman Deserie Garibay Villagrana graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

May 16, 2017 | | Local


Births May 4 to May 10

• Claudia Raya of Delhi is the mother of a 7-pound-15-ounce boy born May 4 at Emanuel Medical Center.

May 12, 2017 | | Births


I’m blessed my wife is a professional mother

As Mother's Day approaches I want to share my views of what the day means to me. I want to put the celebration in ...

May 12, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


Senate Bill 562 is doomed

The politicians who penned this attempt at universal, one payer, government-run health insurance have absolutely no idea what they are doing.

May 12, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


Household hazardous waste, community drop-off event today

Many household hazardous products can be found in homes, such as oven cleaners, paint removers, bug killers, solvents and drain cleaners. These products contain chemicals ...

May 12, 2017 | | Government


Wildlife care center plans baby animal shower

The Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center will celebrate spring with its annual Baby Animal Shower, allowing the public to see some animals up close and personal.

May 12, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


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