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Maya Angelou mourns longtime friend Nelson Mandela
Researchers say the official noisemakers for next year's World Cup soccer tournament in Brazil will be significantly quieter than the vuvuzela horns that caused so many headaches in 2010.
Police say Central Valley man sexually abused 7-year-old girl
The Orange County Child Abuse Unit arrested Francisco J. Lopez, 42, and charged him with first-degree sexual abuse, a felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor, after an investigation revealed he had sexual contact with the girl last year at her home in Monroe, state police said.
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Clear Channel Los Angeles says Rush will be moving from KFI to KTLK-AM in January.
New routes to work for many train commuters in region
Metro-North will continue to operate limited train service on the Hudson line between Poughkeepsie and Yonkers on Tuesday, pending recovery from the derailment Sunday that left four people dead and scores injured.
CV teacher sends quilts to soldiers in Afghanistan - Sat, 30 Nov 2013 PST
In Carolyn Schafer's Central Valley High School family and consumer sciences classroom last week, students, teachers and volunteers stuffed quilts into plastic bags, squeezing them to get most of the air out before placing them in a box.
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Six North Salem Cadettes receive Silver Awards for community projects
The three organized food drives, gleaned excess produce from farms and delivered it to the needy, and volunteered with various local organizations catering to the needs of underserved community members.
Los Banos High choir joining semi-professionals for 'Messiah'
The Los Banos High School choir will sing alongside semi-professionals Sunday as they perform George Fredric Handel's "Messiah," which has been part of the school's winter concert since 1996.
Students gather quilts to keep troops warm this winter
When the 455th Army Engineering Company based in Hayden deployed to Afghanistan, their leader, a Central Valley music teacher, wanted his students to make a difference, and as the Afghan winter grows colder the students are ready to help the troops keep warm.
Widespread rain falls in Valley; Sierra sees snow
MOVING DOWN TOWARDS STOCKTON. THAT RAIN CONTINUES TO MOVE SOUTH AND TO THE EAST.
Central Valley Academy students act out school merger
It's a tale of two rivals, Mohawk and Ilion high schools, coming together as one.