Following a week of frantic advocacy for votes by Democratic leadership, the state Senate on Thursday afternoon prepared to vote on legislation to raise gas taxes and registration fees in order to repair California's damaged roads.
While puppy owners are told by veterinarians to keep their puppies at home until after they receive all of their vaccinations, Thomas and GiGi Lee of A+ Dog Training say that the first days of a puppy's life are crucial to future behavioral development.
A smile is worth a thousand words, and local dentist Dr. Robert McCulla of Turlock Dental Care is helping to keep the community's pearly whites looking their best by hosting the fifth annual Dentistry From The Heart event – a free day of dentistry for those who may be too scared to go to the dentist or are unable to afford it.
Since 2016, Christopher Courtney's life has been a series of ups and downs due to his battle with a neurodegenerative disorder. Sunday, however, was a day filled with surprises for 12-year-old Christopher, who not only threw out the first pitch at the Stanislaus State baseball game, but also received news that he and his family would be going on the trip of a lifetime to Hawaii this summer thanks to the Make-A-Wish foundation.
Thanks to a robust partnership between Stanislaus State and the City of Turlock, members of the campus and greater community are welcome to make a splash at the university's recently-refurbished Aquatic Facility - marking the first time a Stanislaus State pool has been opened for community use.
While the investigation into the collision that seriously injured two young girls in Turlock continues, the family of the children are seeking support for the long road of recovery awaiting both of them.
Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth and other area officials honored and thanked those who served and returned home and those who lost their lives in the Vietnam War during the city's Vietman Veteran's Day Memorial and Honor Service on Wednesday.
April events at local branches of the Stanislaus County Library will include fun spring crafts, multicultural folk tales performed by a children's theatre troupe and Day of the Child/Day of the Book celebrations.