If you were to ask Modesto resident Vanessa Martinez what Valentine's Day meant to her prior to Tuesday, she likely would have said that it had little to no significance to her. That all changed this Valentine's Day, however, when she and fiancé David Martinez joined nearly 50 other couples who converged at the historic McHenry Mansion in downtown Modesto to say "I do" during the sixth annual "Marriage at the Mansion" event.
Just three weeks ago, Nael Abdulqader was unsure if he would ever see his family again. He was permitted into the United States as a refugee on Jan. 18, and was forced to leave his parents and nine siblings across the Atlantic Ocean as he pursued a new life. Despite his fears, Nael's time apart from his family was not in vain as they were brought together once more in a heartwarming reunion Monday night.
In 2016, the average residential water use was approximately 117 gallons per person per day! What can we do to reduce that number? While the main use of water at a residence is outside landscape watering, in this article you will find ideas to reduce water use inside the home.
· Ashley and Randy Holder of Delhi are the parents of an 8-pound-15-ounce girl born Feb. 2 at Emanuel Medical Center.
Some of the Central Valley's most prominent political figures were given a bird's eye view of Merced County on Friday afternoon to see firsthand the overwhelming effects recent storms have had on the area.
While Turlock has been doused with showers this week, skies are expected to clear just in time for the weekend before a possible return to rainy weather Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.
In response to the ongoing deliberations surrounding President Donald Trump's travel ban, the International Rescue Committee office in Turlock hopes to inform the community on what the executive order means for the refugees they assist and how the public can help through an educational event.
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, the United Samaritans Foundation has those who are still scrambling for the perfect gift covered with a monthlong fundraiser that gives them the opportunity to flood the yards of loved ones with bright red hearts.
The animal rights group Direct Action Everywhere is alleging a Denair egg producing farm that is promoted as a "certified humane" cage-free egg supplier was actually using practices that kept the hens in "horrific" conditions.
Type of business: Dance lessons
The California Department of Food and Agriculture kicked off a series of listening sessions with a stop in Modesto on Tuesday to receive input from local farmers, ranchers and stakeholders regarding what the State's priorities should be for the 2018 Farm Bill.
There is an array of construction taking place around Turlock, leaving many curious as to when the new developments will be completed and what businesses or venues community members can expect to welcome.
For 12-year-old Justice Van Dyke, Camp Taylor isn't just a place for children with heart disease such as herself to spend the summer. It's a feeling of belonging.
The ability to stand allows us to accomplish small tasks, such as reaching an item on a shelf and even participate in more significant moments, like looking into a loved one's eyes. For Denair business owner Jimmy Oliver, being able to stand once more is a dream he hopes to accomplish through the purchase of a standing wheelchair.
They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway, and Turlock residents will soon be able to see if that sentiment holds true while donating to a charitable cause. The inaugural Divas on Broadway event is set to celebrate the city's most influential women through an afternoon full of empowerment, complete with a luncheon and fashion show.
While the Turlock Sikh Temple has been a part of the community for over 30 years, not many non-Sikhs know much about the temple or ...
The Turlock community is no stranger to farmers markets, and soon, lovers of freshly-grown produce and handmade goods will have another event to shop at ...
U.S. Air Force Airman Kacey R. Wilton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The Turlock Garden Club's 5th annual garden tour aims to inspire with homes featuring both drought-tolerant landscapes and more traditional manicured lawns, ponds and ...
The Carnegie Arts Center is continuing to expand its reach in the region as a destination arts venue, with more visitors coming to the gallery ...
Type of business: Chiropractic care
The Turlock Lions Club has been donating to MedicAlert for years in order to provide life-saving medical identification bracelets for children who may be unable ...
There are various ways to experience and see France, but for former Turlock resident Benjamin Cornell, it doesn't get much better than on the ...