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Principal to oversee Tracy district expansion
The Board of Trustees is expected to approve the hiring of longtime Jefferson Elementary School Principal James Bridges at tonight's meeting.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
South S.J. County housing rep named
San Joaquin County officials have appointed a new south county representative to the panel overseeing the agency responsible for providing affordable housing for tens of thousands of residents.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Elevating healthy body, healthy soul
Danny Vierra is a crusader against disease, with the Lord Jesus his armor and eight laws of health his weapons.
AOL City Guide
Hampton Inn Tracy
Located off I-205 and 4 miles from downtown Tracy, this Hampton Inn features an indoor pool and whirlpool.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Teen Party Expo Thousands of teenagers and their families are once again expected to attend this one-of-a-kind, multicultural event designed as the Ultimate Teen Celebration with music, beauty and fashion for teens and parents in preparation for their Quinceanera, Sweet 16, Cotillion, Filipino Debut, Bar/Bat Mitzvah and High School Prom.
Tracy police bust pot grow houses
The Tracy Police Department's Special Investigations Unit served three unrelated search warrants Tuesday and Wednesday at locations that housed large-scale residential marijuana grows, authorities said.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Genealogy Query - FINCK : SMELSER
Baby girl born 09-15-1965 in Tracy Community Hospital, Tracy CA. Adoption was handled through San Joaquin County.
See a theme park like a VIP with no waits, hassles
America's biggest theme parks will pack in around 120 million people this year. That's a lot of standing in long lines for roller coasters, juggling show schedules and figuring out when and where to eat.
This week -- Published June 13, 2013
Jose Hernandez, the former astronaut who grew up in Stockton, donated memorabilia to this hands-on exhibit assembled by the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Police: Suspects with ties to San Jose, San Francisco linked to Tracy marijuana grows
Investigators have arrested three men linked to three different large-scale residential marijuana grows, uncovering pot worth more than $640,000 on the street, but three additional suspects are still being sought in connection with the cases, police said.
The Modesto Bee
San Joaquin County judge overturns death sentence
A San Joaquin County Superior Court judge on Monday unexpectedly overturned a jury's decision to send a man to death row for killing a prison cellmate, the second time he'd killed a cellmate.
The Modesto Bee
Police: 5 Ripon burglary suspects arrested after fleeing through Caswell
Several suspected burglars who ran from Ripon police through Caswell Memorial State Park on Monday were found on the other side of the Stanislaus River by Stanislaus County sheriff's deputies.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Silicon Valley DeBug
Rescuing My Deported Aunt from a Hole in the Tijuana Canals
When he saw her profiled on a Spanish news special on nongos -- underground encampments of the deported and homeless built in the canals of the US and Mexico border -- he knew he had to go save her.
Manteca company doubles its size
Watts Equipment Co. Inc., one of the region's leading forklift dealers, has moved to a new facility in Manteca, roughly doubling the size of the dealership.
Volunteers sought for vacancies
Larch Clover Community Center Advisory Board, for a low-income representative who lives in Tracy near the community center and is at least 16 years old.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Chainsaw art to benefit West High
Ray Schulz, a chainsaw artist, will carve two 5-foot black bears between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. June 18, at the Black Bear Diner, 2351 Toste Road in Tracy.
Tracy instructor S.J. teacher of year
Dawn Arbogast, a sixth-grade teacher in the Gifted & Talented Education program at Monte Vista Middle School in Tracy, was recognized Thursday as the San Joaquin County Teacher of the Year for 2013.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
On Friday, they dedicated the Islamic Center of Manteca, San Joaquin County's first from-the-ground-up mosque, in a sincere, solemn ceremony.
Sign up now for Tracy's Best Yard Sale space
People who have a lot of items to sell and want to participate in the Tracy's Best Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to noon next Saturday can reserve a 10-foot by 10-foot booth for $25.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
911 Briefs -- Published June 6, 2013
A 28-year-old woman was in custody on suspicion of cruelty to a child after allegedly chasing a 5-year-old boy while brandishing a butcher knife late Wednesday morning.