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Carl W. Leach Jr.
Loomis, California. He attended Roseville High School, where he received the defensive player of the year award for his high school football league.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Briefs -- Published April 14, 2014
A group of local military veterans is organizing an event where other veterans will have an opportunity to meet with a National Service Officer to discuss claims and benefits.
Food bank given $50,000 donation
Second Harvest Food Bank in Manteca has received a $50,000 donation from Dot Foods Inc., a major food distributor, under the company's new Neighbor-to-Neighbor charitable program.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
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Lifestyle briefs -- Published April 12, 2014
The French Camp McKinley Fire District Firefighter Association will host its annual pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon today at the French Camp Fire Station at 310 French Camp Road.
The Modesto Bee
County Pulse: Many wait for organ transplants
Alice Fuentes of Turlock said she believes her husband, Joe, would have suffered that fate.
Business robbery leads to arrest
Investigation into a Thursday morning robbery of a check-cashing business in Manteca led to an afternoon arrest in Lathrop.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
What's on tap - week of April 14 and beyond
I'll be out, and so will this blog, until April 21. In the meantime, there's plenty of stuff to do around here.
911 briefs -- Published April 11, 2014
A woman dressed in purple on a purple bicycle and armed with a whip lashed out and struck another woman during an argument Thursday over a dog.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Business Journal
Truett-Hurst picks California paper wine bottle supplier
Truett-Hurst, Inc. on Thursday said it signed a deal with an Oakland-based maker of paper bottles to take over supplying the shelf-bound vessels for the PaperBoy wine brand after the previous United Kingdom-based supplier of the unique wine container recently encountered financial problems.
Council expected to choose interim city manager next week
The city of Davis announced late Wednesday that the City Council likely will hire an interim city manager next week whose career specialty is getting municipal budgets in order.
The Modesto Bee
64 local artists open their studios for annual Open Studio Tour
The 2014 Stanislaus Artist Open Studio features 64 local artists who are opening their studios and galleries from Modesto to Turlock, Oakdale, Manteca and beyond this weekend.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The symbol of two raised fingers, the index and middle, have meant a number of things over the years.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Manteca moving in right direction with its new Animal Services Faciliity
By any standard, Manteca is moving in the right direction with the construction and staffing of its new Animal Services Facility at the corner of Main and East Wetmore streets.
Contra Costa Times
Childrens Hospital Oakland gets $50 million and new name in UCSF Benioff Hospital merger
Children's Hospital Oakland will share in half of a $100 million donation to it and UCSF's Benioff Children's Hospital, the school announced Tuesday.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
S.J. looks to set up shop in Manteca
As the county seat, Stockton's city center is home to a cluster of buildings and offices where thousands of residents come to get building permits, apply for benefits or take care of a host of errands that they might need to do when taking care of their business with San Joaquin County government.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Celebrating Earth Day
Stockton's Earth Day Festival is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Victory Park.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Manteca cops get hulking hand
Manteca is serious about keeping its police officers and the public safe in the event of a hostage rescue, armed takeover, bomb threat or the need to transport officers into the heart of a high-risk incident.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Farmland values post historic increase
California is in the midst of a historic rise in farmland values, driven largely by strong crop prices and increased plantings of tree nuts and winegrapes, a group of rural appraisers recently reported.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
James (Jimmy) Gray
He was an unforgettable man who touched the lives of everyone who knew him. He inspired many with his wisdom and insight and led by example.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Flapjacks on the menu for fundraiser
The Manteca-Lathrop-Escalon-Ripon Community Council of United Way will benefit from Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser from 8-10 a.m. on Saturday.