The Stockton City Council voted to appoint Michael Duffy to the Port Commission Tuesday night. He replaces outgoing Commissioner Ron Coale. Commissioner Stephen Griffen was reappointed.
The state has begun the process of hiring thousands of workers to care for prison inmates at the California Health Care Facility in Stockton, which is set to open in July.
St. Joseph’s Medical Center ranks among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide, according to an evaluation by Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. St. Joseph's has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence.
Police Sunday arrested the bookkeeper suspected of heading an embezzling scheme that bilked a Stockton staffing company out of nearly $400,000.
Children from A.G. Spanos and McKinley elementary schools and The Center presented Stockton Police Chief Eric Jones with a banner showing their appreciation for law enforcement.
Bruce Davies believes in downtown Stockton. He believes in the area so much that he is trying what will be the third attempt to put a successful restaurant in the Hotel Stockton since its renovation in 2008.
Occupancy in Stockton hotels grew 9.8 percent in 2012 compared to the previous year, and more than twice the growth rate at the state level, according to a report released Feb. 25 by the Stockton Convention and Visitors Bureau (SCVB). The bureau attributed the growth to its increased investment in marketing.
Six firefighters were promoted to the rank of fire captain at a ceremony Feb. 21. It was the first round of promotional celebrations for the Stockton Fire Department since 2010.
The Stockton Chamber of Commerce will hold its 15th annual State of the City address May 16 at the Port of Stockton.
British historian and author Dr. David G. Styles will give a special presentation at the Haggin Museum in celebration of Black History Month. Titled “The Tuskegee Airmen & Beyond: The Road to Equality,” Styles will present stories of heroism and bravery in the face of racism.