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Contest to promote healthy eating to start Monday

Contest to promote healthy eating to start Monday

TURLOCK – The Stanislaus County Fair’s Kids Club Educational Program is teaming up with the Turlock Unified School District (TUSD) child nutritional program, Real.Fresh. to start a contest…

University of the Pacific business school earns honor

STOCKTON – The University of the Pacific’s Eberhardt School of Business continues to earn prestigious accreditations. TheUniversity of the Pacific learned Wednesday that it’s business program will maintain its…

San Joaquin businesses get California Competes credits

SACRAMENTO – Six San Joaquin County companies were among the 93 companies, statewide, that received tax credits from the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz). The…

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Reducing pollution with electric bikes

Reducing pollution with electric bikes

TURLOCK — At some point we’ll all need to drive lower emission vehicles if we…

Still life: Do Good Distillery brings spirits to Modesto

Still life: Do Good Distillery brings spirits to Modesto

MODESTO —  How does this sound as a business proposition? Make a product that will…

Nocetis to unveil new Asparagus Festival

Nocetis to unveil new Asparagus Festival

Tony and Carol Noceti have restarted the Asparagus Festival tradition in Stockton.…

Lodi Boys and Girls Club offers fun, safety

Lodi Boys and Girls Club offers fun, safety

LODI —  The Lodi Boys and Girls Club has been providing a safe and fun…

People

Stockton accountant appointed to state board

STOCKTON — Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Jian Ou-Yang, 36, of Stockton to the California Board of Accountancy. Ou-Yang  is a member of the American Institute of Certified…

Stockton and San Joaquin County get new librarian

STOCKTON – Suzy Daveluy will be Stockton’s new Deputy Director of Community Services and City Librarian, according to Stockton Community Services Director John Alita. Daveluy’s biggest duty in…

Moffitt honored at annual Women of Distinction Awards luncheon

Moffitt honored at annual Women of Distinction Awards luncheon

STOCKTON – Tuleburg, Chief Marketing Officer Becky Moffitt will be honored Friday, March 27, at the University of the Pacific’s 14th Annual Women of Distinction Awards luncheon. She…

Work Life

Knowing what not to ask in a job interview

Knowing what not to ask in a job interview

CHICAGO — When it comes to knowing what’s appropriate to ask a job candidate and what isn’t, the line isn’t always…

Construction

California Homebuilding Foundation offers scholarships

The California Homebuilding Foundation is offering more than $132,000 in scholarships for college students interested in construction-related careers. The foundation said the application period runs through Dec.…

Education

Contest to promote healthy eating to start Monday

TURLOCK – The Stanislaus County Fair’s Kids Club Educational Program is teaming up with the Turlock Unified School District (TUSD) child nutritional program, Real.Fresh. to start a…

Logistics & Infrastructure

Stockton FedEx freight drivers vote to join Teamsters

STOCKTON — Fifty FedEx freight drivers in Stockton voted last week to join Teamsters Local 439. The vote, 33-12, was taken March 12 and 13. The vote…

Health Care

HealthSouth breaks ground on new rehab hospital in Modesto

MODESTO — HealthSouth has begun construction on a rehabilitation hospital in Modesto that is expected to provide 120 new jobs when it opens in summer 2016. The…

Transportation

Love’s opens new travel stop in Lodi

LODI — Love’s Travel Stop opened its ninth California location this morning in Lodi.  The travel stop at Interstate 5 and Highway 12 offers amenities for travelers…

Tourism & Attractions

Stockton Ports games in San Jose to air on Comcast

LIVERMORE — Fans of the Stockton Ports will be able to watch several away games this season on the Comcast Hometown Network, Comcast announced. Comcast will show…

Real Estate

Stockton, Modesto and Merced among growing residential markets

STOCKTON — Stockton, Modesto and Merced are among the top 25 residential markets on a list of cities with growing value, according to the enterprise risk management…

Politics & Government

Groundwater bill passes committee

SACRAMENTO — A bill that would let local agencies amend their existing groundwater management plans, so that it may serve as an alternative plan under the Sustainable…