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ATWATER Lights of Love, the first memorial tree-lighting ceremony to benefit the Hinds Hospice Center for Grief & Healing, will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Fifth Street and Broadway.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
'The Nutcracker' is a sweet treat in Atwater
Today’s showing is at 7 p.m., and Saturday’s shows are at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets, available at the door, are $15 for children and seniors and $18 for adults.
Freeze warning issued as temperatures continue to drop
Break out the sweaters and turn up the heater – the icy-cold temperatures will keep plummeting this week, possibly bringing some snowfall to the region by Friday, meteorologists said Wednesday.
Dog-beating trial underway in Merced
Lorenzo Segundo, 19, has pleaded not guilty to a felony count of animal cruelty in connection with the death of a brown Chihuahua mix.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Merced, Atwater high schools to make wishes come true
People wish for many things, some that seem trivial and achievable, while others appear to stretch beyond the realm of possibility.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Atwater Christmas parade Friday
STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES Winton Middle School marching band and color guard march down Broadway during the annual Atwater Christmas Parade.
$300 taken in Atwater fast-food robbery
About 10:15 p.m., a man entered a Subway sandwich shop at 2810 Shaffer Road and handed an employee a handwritten note demanding money, Lt.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Livingston United Methodist Church will be having its annual Christmas Cantata 10:30 a.m. Dec. 15 in the sanctuary at 11695 Olive Ave. Come join us for the telling of the Christmas story through music and narration, using the talents local children and the church choir.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
New owner breathes life into Reinero's
Although slightly worn around the edges, the sign that proudly hangs above the bar is still giving customers a chuckle: "When you're out of Dinero, you're out of Reinero's."
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Atwater man takes officer's Taser gun during struggle
Nelson Delgado Rodriguez, 39, tried to use the stun gun on Atwater police officers, but did not know how to make the weapon function properly, Cpl.
Facilities updates on Atwater school district's agenda
Over the next five years it could cost nearly $3.8 million to make major fixes at the Atwater Elementary School District's eight campuses.
Los Feliz Ledger
NCs Weigh In On Bike and Walking Options For Glendale-Hyperion Bridge
Letters in support of more cyclist and pedestrian options for the TK Glendale-Hyperion Bridge, have been sent by both the Los Feliz and Atwater Village neighborhood councils to city officials.
Los Feliz Ledger
[editorial] While We're At It: Let's Make Safety Changes to the Hyperion Bridge
When my son turned 9 recently, his wish was to walk to school on his birthday. Not a big deal, right? Except that we live in Atwater Village and attend school at Franklin Elementary, across the dreaded Hyperion Bridge-AKA the "Death Bridge."
Four decorated homes as well as Vista Ranch and Cellars will be on the Merced SPCA's annual Holiday Home Tour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8. Gift baskets and raffle prizes including a bicycle and a diamond necklace will be at Vista Ranch.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Atwater schools could get more trees
The Atwater Elementary School District is collaborating with the Tree Partners Foundation to add trees to its campuses.
Bike lanes set to be striped in Merced
Residents in the center and on the south side of town can expect to see fresh bike lanes popping up early next year, now that the city of Merced has accepted some extra cash to complete the job.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Atwater Cops for Kids parade scheduled for Dec. 14
The Atwater Police Department's Cops for Kids parade is around the corner, and officials say it's an opportunity to give back to children who are less fortunate.
Funeral services scheduled for three killed in DUI crash
A memorial service for Robert and Michael Anderson is scheduled for Monday at Stratford and Evans Merced Funeral Home, 1490 B St. in Merced.
Charities, residents help the less-fortunate for Thanksgiving
Many area churches donated to Catholic Charities, which handed out around 220 boxes containing a turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, vegetables, and dry and canned goods.
CHP seeks help in identifying hit-and-run driver
Investigators are seeking the public's help to identify the driver of this Ford F-150 pickup truck, which was involved in hit-and-run collision Nov. 17 in Winton.