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Piano bar owner refunded part of permit fee

In a compromise, the Turlock City Council on Tuesday agreed to refund $1,415 to Vintage Lounge owner Dan Gray, or half of the amount charged when he amended the piano bar's hours of operation earlier this year.

July 30, 2010 | | Government


Council seats wide open; Howze not running

Turlock City Councilman Ted Howze announced Friday he will not seek any elected office in the Nov. 2 election.

July 30, 2010 | | Government


Ralph Cecil Bowland

Ralph C. Bowland, 91, of Modesto, passed away July 13. He was born in Fair Grove, Mo., and after graduating from high school in 1936, his family moved to Turlock. He played in the minor leagues for the Chicago Cubs in 1940 and 1941.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Mark A. Long

Mark was born in Chicago, Ill. to James and Lorraine Long. The family moved to Long Beach in 1957, and then to Turlock in 1962. He lived in Ceres when he passed away at Memorial Medical Center in Modesto. He retired from the USDA in 2008, and enjoyed golfing and riding his motorcycle.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Paramjit Kaur

Paramjit Kaur, 50, of Ceres, tragically passed away July 20. She was born and raised in India and moved to Ceres less than two years ago. Her husband and son were planning to move here to join the family soon. She was a homemaker.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Lars Zarak Banks

Lars Zarak Banks, 53, passed away on July 16 in Patterson. Lars was born in Oakland and was an armored car carrier for 26 years. He was also a member of St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Oakland.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Chester L. Hart

Chester L. Hart, 95, of Livingston, died on July 24 in Turlock. He was a foreman for Monte Cristo Nut Company in Livingston for many years. He was also a member of the Church of Christ in Livingston.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Raul O. Parga

Raul O. Parga, 70, passed away peacefully on July 26 at Emanuel Medical Center following a long battle with kidney disease.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Ruth M. Ruse

Ruth was born in Oklahoma. Her family came to California in the early 1940s and they lived in Richmond. Later they settled in Delhi, where Ruth lived for 65 years.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Gaylor “George” F. Lucas

George Lucas, 85, of Ceres, passed away at Memorial Medical Center on July 19. He was born in Oklahoma in 1925 to Samuel and Sallie Lucas. His family moved to California when he was very young. He graduated from high school, married his lifelong companion, Lola Mae, and worked for 39 years as a refrigeration engineer at Merchants Refrigeration plant in Modesto.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Maud Ussery

Maud changed her address on July 23 to "Heaven." She lived in Hickman for 50 years before moving to Turlock, and she is moving again to a better place.

July 28, 2010 | | OBITS


Local musicians Matty Comer and the Experience to play X-FEST

Local musicians Matty Comer and the Experience have played various shows over the years to help raise money for the community. Their philanthropic ways have not only made a difference in people's lives, it has also garnered the attention of the Valley's highest profile concert promoter Chris Ricci, the man behind X-FEST 2010. On Aug. 7, all of the band's culminated efforts will be recognized as they play with 50 other performers in downtown Modesto. According to Comer and Dr. Blue, the band is a tasteful mix of acoustic and electric instruments, making their sound unique and ...

July 27, 2010 | BY MADISON MEDEIROS Special to the Journal | Music


Last fair hurrah

Fun seekers took advantage of the last weekend of the 2010 Stanislaus County Fair to get in a few last-minute thrills.

July 27, 2010 | | Local


TID Board appoints Hashimoto interim general manager

Less than a week after Turlock Irrigation District General Manager Larry Weis announced he's headed for a new post at Austin Energy on Aug. 31, the TID Board of Directors is already at work planning for his successor.On Tuesday morning the board appointed Assistant General Manager of Electrical Engineering and Operations Casey Hashimoto to the post of Interim General Manager, effective Aug. 1."Working as the general manager of TID, in this interim capacity, is a great responsibility to the TID employees, board members and communities we serve, and it is one I do not take lightly," Hashimoto ...

July 27, 2010 | | Local


City Council: No more abstentions allowed

Members of the Turlock City Council will no longer have the option of abstaining from a vote, following a split council decision Tuesday night.A vote of "abstain" allows elected officials to participate in votes without stating their support or opposition to the item discussedVice Mayor Kurt Spycher, who brought forward the idea of eliminating abstentions, and Council members Ted Howze and Amy Bublak supported the measure. Mayor John Lazar and Councilwoman Mary Jackson dissented.With the vote, the Turlock City Council follows in the footsteps of the Modesto City Council and a growing number of cities to disallow ...

July 27, 2010 | | Government


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Births April 11 to April 18

• Virginia Ortega and Fabio Corvelo of Gustine are the parents of an 8-pound-7-ounce boy born April 11.

April 20, 2018 | | Births


Wake up and smell the Prop. 65 warning

I admit I was among the 63 percent of California voters in 1986 who supported Proposition 65 - the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act.

April 20, 2018 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Mary Jane Wilson

Mary Jane Wilson, nee Mary Jane Mitchell, returned to her Lord Jesus Christ on April 16, 2018. She was the loving mother of two sons ...

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Terry L. Griffin

Terry L. Griffin, 63, a compassionate and gracious man, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side. Terry was a resident of ...

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Doris June Fiorini

Doris June (Doyle) Fiorini, 71, of Turlock, CA died Thursday, March 29, 2018 from cancer two weeks after being diagnosed.

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Norma Pauline Porter

Norma Pauline Porter died after a sudden illness on Monday evening, April 16th, 2018 at the age of 79 in Modesto. She was born in ...

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Lawrence Lee “Larry” Jones

Lawrence Lee "Larry" Jones passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 of natural causes peacefully at his home in Darby, Montana. He was born November 5 ...

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Support for Don Davis

Leading education is a challenge and opportunity. Recognizing the needs of young learners and creating safe schools that reflect college-career readiness, achievement, and equity are ...

April 20, 2018 | | Letters to the Editor


Dale Pinkney

Dale was born in El Centro, California to Silas and Ruby Pinkney and passed away at the age of 86 in Turlock. Dale spent most ...

April 20, 2018 | | OBITS


Proper disposal of household hazardous waste

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 ...

April 20, 2018 | | Government


Garden tour to feature English manor, school garden

The Turlock Garden Club is inviting the public to come "gawk" at their horticultural efforts during the club's annual garden tour.

April 20, 2018 | | Local


Juan Alanis: The people's choice for StanCo Sheriff

Education, military service, grooming, and being part of a "good ole boy" clique can be beneficial to a candidate, but these qualities don't necessarily ...

April 17, 2018 | | Letters to the Editor


Taking a whip to Caltrans in governor’s race

John Cox wants to be governor.

April 17, 2018 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


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