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Stockton Symphony celebrates conductor’s 20th season

Stockton Symphony celebrates conductor’s 20th season

STOCKTON -  As a young man, Peter Jaffe was coached by the legendary Leonard Bernstein. That fact makes it fitting that Leonard Bernstein’s beloved Symphonic Dances from West…

Improved efforts aimed at sparking international wine sales

The Wine Institute, the association of nearly 1,000 California wineries and affiliated businesses, has improved its web site DiscoverCaliforniaWines.com. The organization translated and localized its consumer site for…

San Joaquin, Stanislaus counties’ unemployment rates continue to drop

California’s job market continued to expand in August as employers added 44,200 jobs – the largest boost of any state in the country. But the state’s unemployment rate…

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Rise of the marketing technologist

Rise of the marketing technologist

The modern marketing landscape has changed drastically over the last 10 years. The web now…

Social media, partnerships key to brand management

Social media, partnerships key to brand management

By NORA HESTON TARTEBusiness Journal writer MODESTO — Social Media is no longer a tool…

Momentum Advertising opens Modesto location

By BUSINESS JOURNAL STAFF MODESTO — Momentum Advertising, Inc. opened a new office in Modesto…

More customers take to mobile phones for search

More customers take to mobile phones for search

Staying on top of online search is a must in my business. Change happens almost…

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Stockton Symphony celebrates conductor’s 20th season

Stockton Symphony celebrates conductor’s 20th season

STOCKTON -  As a young man, Peter Jaffe was coached by the legendary Leonard Bernstein. That fact makes it fitting that Leonard Bernstein’s beloved Symphonic Dances from West…

Dignity Health adds new provider

Dignity Health adds new provider

STOCKTON - Dignity Health Medical Group recently added gastroenterology Nurse Practitioner, Renee Kramer, NP-C to its network of providers in Stockton.  She will be practicing at Dignity Health Medical Group’s California Street…

Delta professor appointed to Pacific Islander commission

Delta professor appointed to Pacific Islander commission

STOCKTON — Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Delta College political science professor, Cirian Villavicencio, to the California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs. The commission was…

Work Life

Bullying plagues the workplace, study finds

Bullying isn’t a problem limited to the schoolyard. It happens in the workplace as well, according to a new survey by…

Construction

Stockton to allow online permitting

The city of Stockton is streamlining its permitting process to allow residents and business owners to apply and pay for permits online. The city has chosen Accela…

Education

CSU Stanislaus fundraising campaign off to successful start

TURLOCK — California State University, Stanislaus’ latest fundraising effort has collected pledges totaling $116,148 in its first two weeks. The One Purpose fundraising campaign is raising scholarship…

Logistics & Infrastructure

Free boat tours draw crowds to Port

STOCKTON ­­‑‑ Did you know that Stockton’s Deepwater Channel has an average high-tide depth of 37 feet? And did you know that it takes about eight hours…

Health Care

Sutter Health’s chief medical officer to retire

SACRAMENTO — The chief medical officer for Sutter Health will retire next April, the company announced Thursday. Gordon Hunt, 67, has worked for the not-for-profit medical network…

Transportation

Area gas prices continue year-long plunge

Local gas prices continued a year-long trend of sizable drops in the San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties areas over the last month. Prices for regular in the…

Tourism & Attractions

Stockton Symphony celebrates conductor’s 20th season

STOCKTON -  As a young man, Peter Jaffe was coached by the legendary Leonard Bernstein. That fact makes it fitting that Leonard Bernstein’s beloved Symphonic Dances from…

Real Estate

Banks, real estate now viewed positively

Two industry sectors hit hard by the recession are recovering their images. Americans are now viewing the banking and real estate industries in a positive light, according…

Politics & Government

Six Californias drive fails to get enough signatures

The drive to put an initiative on the ballot that would split California into six states has failed to get enough valid signatures. The petition drive started…