View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


This is the year to get involved

As the first week of 2016 has come and gone, it's time to start putting those New Year's resolutions into action.

January 08, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Rents on the rise in Turlock, across California

Many families started 2016 having to pay more for a place to live, as a new survey found that rents across California went up 7.6 percent from November to December 2015 and 4.9 percent over the last year with median prices of $1,500 for a one bedroom home and $1,640 for a two bedroom.

January 08, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Auto sales without the salesman

Name of Business: SFS Vehicle Remarketing

January 07, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Author to offer tech tips for Turlock seniors

Technology guru and author Abby Stokes has helped thousands of seniors learn to navigate the latest technology. She will be bringing her expertise to Covenant Village of Turlock at 1 p.m. Jan. 15 for a program titled: "How to be Smart with Your Smartphone and Tablet."

January 07, 2016 | | Local


Wildfire season breaks record with over 10 million acres burned

Although California dedicated several months in 2015 to battling the Butte and Valley wildfires, which together scorched nearly 150,000 acres throughout the state, the National Interagency Fire Center revealed that this burned acreage was just a part of a much bigger, not to mention much more destructive, picture.

January 07, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Best RV Center and United Way partner in month of January

Those looking to hit the open road in the upcoming year can also support a good cause.

January 05, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Time to get cracking

Turlock's favorite fundraising feasts may be rewriting the menu, cancelling all together, or sourcing elsewhere for their annual crab feeds, as state officials just now opened up crab season.

January 05, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Turlock exceeds water conservation goal in November

After three straight months of not meeting Gov. Jerry Brown's 32 percent water conservation mandate, Turlock water customers delivered in November with a 33 percent water savings.

January 05, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Turlock Christian purchases MedicAlert building for expansion

The former MedicAlert Foundation building on the corner of Colorado Avenue and Tuolumne Road will no longer be a hub for lifesaving services during medical emergencies, but rather a hub of academic success following Turlock Christian Schools' decision to purchase and renovate the property for its new elementary campus.

January 05, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Southwestern cuisine coming to Turlock

Turlock will soon be another home to Dos Coyotes Border Cafe, a Mexican food restaurant that originated in Sacramento with influences from Santa Fe and West Los Angeles.

January 05, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Insurance enrollment help available at EMC

Emanuel Medical Center is seeking to help Turlock residents navigate the varying aspects of the Affordable Care Act with their Path to Health campaign.

January 05, 2016 | | Local


Mya Sanchez places 2nd in nationals

With the help of Colin Kaepernick and his sponsorship, Mya Sanchez and her family were able to fly out to Indianapolis to compete in the National Football League's Punt, Pass and Kick Championships after winning the 10-11 year old division.

January 05, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | Local


Rainfall soaks Turlock; more on the way

The arrival of El Nino is bringing with it a welcome downpour of rain, with close to three-fourths of an inch falling in Turlock.

January 05, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Help save lives by giving blood in 2016

The holidays may be wrapping up, but you can still continue the spirit of giving by donating blood and possibly saving a life.

December 31, 2015 | Natalie Winters | Local


Science, art and music all part of January library events

As the chill of winter continues, local Stanislaus County Library branches have a number of activities to keep imaginations warm throughout January.

December 31, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


« First  « Prev  2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 294

Articles by Section - Local


Heart health focus of local efforts

Stanislaus County has one of the highest rates of heart disease in California and since February is American Heart Month, local health providers are seizing ...

February 06, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


UC Coop to offer hands-on cottage food workshop

Since opening Jars of Delicious nearly two years ago, Cheree Hill has expanded from making a couple hundred jars of jam as party favors for ...

February 06, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Bring on the diva

Chaka Khan, a 10-time Grammy Award winner and international music icon with 22 Grammy nominations to her name, will perform at the Stanislaus County Fair ...

February 04, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


Longtime Turlock lumber yard closes its doors after 48 years

Turlock's last remaining lumber company closed its doors, as Valley Distributors is no longer in business.

February 04, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Local


Bakery and pizzeria ready to join downtown scene

Name of Business: Edith's Crust & Crumb

February 04, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


State Water Board extends mandatory water saving rules

Although celebrated, recent rain certainly has not meant the end of the unprecedented drought in California or strict water conservation measures as the State Water ...

February 04, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Bee Positive Run raises $15K

Over 600 people showed up Saturday to the first annual Bee Positive 5k Run/Walk. The event was put together by Joe and Cathie Bernardi ...

February 02, 2016 | BY CANDY PADILLA Turlock Journal | Local


California receives lackluster grade in kids’ well-being

A report card released by Children Now revealed less-than-satisfactory grades in the well-being of children for California, which is a state that over 9 million ...

February 02, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local


Groundhog predicts early spring, meteorologist disagrees

Punxsutawney Phil failed to see his shadow Tuesday, indicating an early start to spring for the United States. The decision marks only the 18th time ...

February 02, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Super Bowl City, NFL Experience offer football fans pre-game thrills

Super Bowl 50 has officially landed in the Bay Area, bringing with it droves of football fans and enough excitement and energy to power Levi ...

February 02, 2016 | Frankie Tovar | Local


Lighter source of apartment fire

A blaze ignited by a lighter destroyed one apartment but a quick response and attack from Turlock firefighters kept the fire from devouring the complex.

February 02, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Local


ABC Fitness hosts fundraiser for local man with rare disorder

ABC Fitness is hoping Turlock will run together to help a member of the community while he battles a rare disorder.

February 02, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local


1

Page 1 of 1


Please wait ...