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Patterson High gets millions for logistics training

Patterson High gets millions for logistics training

PATTERSON — Patterson High School has been awarded $2.5 million to build an 8,000-square-foot warehouse on campus for its logistics training program. “We will be breaking ground within…

Restaurant tax issues focus of telephone town hall

Restaurant owners will have the opportunity to take part in a telephone town hall with Board of Equalization Member George Runner at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29.…

Covered California renewals begin this week

Covered California renewals begin this week

SACRAMENTO — Californians currently enrolled in a health insurance plan through Covered California can begin renewing their plans this week, Covered California announced Thursday. The agency sent out…

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Turlock gamemaker uses crowdfunding to launch card games

Turlock gamemaker uses crowdfunding to launch card games

TURLOCK — In this age of video games, one gamemaker in Turlock is proving board…

George Perry and Sons is a leader in California’s pumpkin production

George Perry and Sons is a leader in California’s pumpkin production

MANTECA — No agricultural commodity is more associated with autumn than the pumpkin. And in…

Modesto truck builder caters to mobile food companies

Modesto truck builder caters to mobile food companies

By SONYA HERRERA Business Journal writer MODESTO — One day, a truck is finished for…

Tapgift app turns sports events social

Tapgift app turns sports events social

By SONYA HERRERA Business Journal writer STOCKTON — Has your loyalty to the local sports…

People

Craig named new executive director of hospital foundation

Craig named new executive director of hospital foundation

LODI — Lodi real estate developer Wayne Craig has been named executive director of the Lodi Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors, the board announced Wednesday. Craig will…

Micke Grove Zoo board adds new members

LODI – The Micke Grove Zoological Society (MGZS), the non-profit organization for Micke Grove Zoo and its services, has elected five new members to its Board of Directors. The…

NAI Benchmark adds director of asset and property management

NAI Benchmark adds director of asset and property management

MODESTO — NAI Benchmark added Matthew Kozina, one of Stockton’s 40 under 40 according to San Joaquin Lifestyles Magazine, as the Director of Asset and Property Management. The new…

Work Life

More American workers still prefer male bosses

Despite women’s advancement in the American workplace, workers are still more like to prefer a male boss than a female boss.…

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

Patterson High gets millions for logistics training

PATTERSON — Patterson High School has been awarded $2.5 million to build an 8,000-square-foot warehouse on campus for its logistics training program. “We will be breaking ground…

Logistics & Infrastructure

Supreme Court hears workers’ case against Amazon

The U.S. Supreme Court is considering a case that could have far-reaching ramifications for distribution and retail companies if the workers prevail. The court heard arguments last…

Health Care

Covered California renewals begin this week

SACRAMENTO — Californians currently enrolled in a health insurance plan through Covered California can begin renewing their plans this week, Covered California announced Thursday. The agency sent…

Transportation

Drivers rejoice as gas prices continue to plunge

Drivers should enjoy continued cheap driving as gas prices continue to drop across the nation with 10 states showing prices below the $3 per gallon mark. The…

Tourism & Attractions

Thunder owner puts team on the market

STOCKTON – The Stockton Thunder is looking for its third owner in its 10-year history. On Monday, the organization announced current team owner Brad Rowbotham’s plans to…

Real Estate

Fewer home sales are bringing higher prices in San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties

While the number of housing sales closed in San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties were down in September, the median price of those homes rose from a year…

Politics & Government

Stockton awaits bankruptcy ruling

STOCKTON — The city of Stockton is waiting to hear whether Judge Christopher Klein will approve its plan to exit bankruptcy. Klein has said he would give…