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  1. Fresno City Hall will allow outdoor watering this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... This definitely is a doozy of a dry spell. Local water officials say the past year has been the driest in the San Joaquin Valley's recorded history. The same is true for the past three-year period. City Hall officials in July gathered at a ...

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  2. Decorated Christmas trees are beginning to appear Fresno Yosemite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Fresno Bee

    ... those folks — about 4.8 million —will be driving. Amtrak’s three California routes, including the San Joaquin trains that roll through the Central Valley a dozen times daily, are gearing up for extra riders by adding extra cars to ...

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  3. Eagles win first round of playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... omen advance to the second round in the Norcal bracket on Nov. 25 or 26 against the winner of the Modesto versus San Joaquin game.

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  4. Green menace forces shutdown of Lighted Boat ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    The problem is hyacinth, a green plant and invasive species that has been menacing boats in the marinas and waterways of the San Joaquin Delta region, making it tough for boats to leave port. The green menace is so pervasive that Stockton has been forced to cancel the 35th annual Delta Reflections Lighted Boat Parade, previously scheduled for Dec. 6. "For the safety of the boaters, we just had to go ahead and cancel," said Lynn Hahn, the chair of the Lighted Boat Parade.

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  5. Guest view: Solution to weedy problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | RecordNET

    ... underway to combat invasive weeds by introducing collaborative and more holistic solutions. Earlier this year, San Joaquin and Contra Costa Counties along with the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), spearheaded an effort to develop a comprehensive ...

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  6. Gilbert: Knowlton Gallery closure will leave community voidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | RecordNET

    ... the gallery in September, was just as gracious. “I think it's another misfortune for the cultural life of San Joaquin County,” Kasser said. “Robin should be considered a cultural treasure in our community. She has worked so hard ...

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  7. San Joaquin jobs market remains strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | RecordNET

    San Joaquin County's unemployment rate ticked up to 9.9 percent in October, from September's revised 9.7 percent, but remained a full 2 percentage points below 11.9 percent jobless rate of October 2013, state employment officials said Friday. Nearly all of the month-to-month change was due to farm worker layoffs as the fall harvest wound down.

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  8. Classroom rebuilding aid pours in Leyte schoolRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Philippines Today

    School rebuilding assistance has poured in a badly-hit San Joaquin Elementary School in this town, coming from non-government organizations and private individuals. Out of the six NGOs and individuals that donated school buildings in San Joaquin Central School, four of them have already finished their works.

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  9. North American Oil warns it could run out of cashRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Pacific Business Times

    ... 5,000 acres worth of leases that it owns the working interest on, much of it south of Bakersfield, where the San Joaquin basin turns into foothills in the Tejon oilfield. Rosenthal told the Business Times in 2013 that he formed the company because ...

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  10. Amtrak Adds Capacity to California Trains for ThanksgivingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Business Wire

    ... 700 seats will be added to the Capitol Corridor service beginning Tuesday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Nov. 30. The San Joaquin service will add 600 more seats beginning Wednesday, Nov. 26 through Sunday, Nov. 30. Amtrak will also be increasing the ...

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  11. Amtrak Adding Seats to Accommodate Thanksgiving TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Patch.com

    Anticipating a rush of travelers over the Thanksgiving holiday, Amtrak and the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority are adding extra trains and buses to accommodate more passengers, Amtrak officials said Thursday. Amtrak will add 7,300 seats to the Pacific Surfliner route and will require reservations for travel beginning Tuesday through Dec. 1. The rail agency will add more than 700 seats to the Capitol Corridor route beginning Tuesday and continuing through Nov. 30, and will add 600 seats to its San Joaquin service beginning Wednesday and continuing through Nov. 30. In addition to the extra seats on trains, Amtrak will be increasing the number of reserved Thruway buses on its busiest California routes.

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  12. Fresno City Council agrees to begin customer voting on water ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Many factors were involved in her thinking. Pipes were getting old. New pipes were needed to the Kings and San Joaquin rivers. More recharge basins were on the drawing board. The council jumped through all the legal hoops. Fresnans seemed to be on ...

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  13. Amtrak adds trains for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | SFBay

    Anticipating a rush of travelers over the Thanksgiving holiday , Amtrak and the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority are adding extra trains and buses to accommodate more passengers, Amtrak officials said Thursday. Amtrak will add 7,300 seats to the Pacific Surfliner route and will require reservations for travel beginning Tuesday through Dec. 1. The rail agency will add more than 700 seats to the Capitol Corridor route beginning Tuesday and continuing through Nov. 30, and will add 600 seats to its San Joaquin service beginning Wednesday and continuing through Nov. 30. In addition to the extra seats on trains , Amtrak will be increasing the number of reserved Thruway buses on its busiest California routes.

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  14. UCSB to Build New Housing Development in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Edhat

    The UCSB Housing & Residential Services has announced a new student housing development to break ground in early 2015 on Storke Road and El Colegio as part of their 15-year Long Range Development Plan. The San Joaquin Apartments & Portola Dining Commons will have three main areas of development around the already existing Santa Catalina dorms, also known as Francisco Torres Towers.

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  15. UCSB Set to Build Housing on StorkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Daily Nexus

    An artist's conception of the planned San Joaquin apartments, next to the existing Santa Catalina Residence Hall, which includes new dining commons. Photo courtesy of housing.ucsb.edu Preparations have begun for construction of San Joaquin Village, the first large-scale student housing project associated with the recently approved Long Ranged Development Plan after the California Coastal Commission's approval of the project last Tuesday.

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  16. Hazy skies overnight for Leonid meteor shower viewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | News10.net

    Hazy skies overnight for Leonid meteor shower viewing Hazy skies for Leonid meteor shower viewing in Northern California Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1uImaaj The Leonid meteor shower is reaching it peak for 2014 on Nov. 17 with the best viewing through early Tuesday, Nov. 18 around dawn. Only a few clouds are expected across the skies in the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys, making for fair star gazing conditions.

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  17. Miller, Dewey DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... friends. Dewey was born in Merced on August 27, 1943 to George and Mary Miller. He was raised and educated in San Joaquin, California, graduating from Tranquility High School with the Class of 61. Immediately out of high school, Dewey joined the ...

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  18. Northern California Amber AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Edhat

    ON NOVEMBER 17, 2014, AT 10:00 AM, SERGIO VAZQUEZ WAS ABDUCTED FROM THE CITY OF SAN ANDREAS, IN CALAVERAS COUNTY CALIFORNIA. THIS AMBER ALERT IS ACTIVE IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: CALAVERAS, TUOLUMNE, AMADOR, STANISLAUS, SAN JOAQUIN, SACRAMENTO, ALAMEDA, CONTRA COSTA, YOLO, SOLANO, EL DORADO, MERCED.

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  19. California Coastal Commission Approves UCSB's Long-Range Development PlanRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Noozhawk

    ... store of a residential building, three surface parking lots with 216 total parking spaces and grading on the San Joaquin Housing site, adjacent to the existing Santa Catalina Residence Halls on Storke Campus. The Sierra Madre student apartment ...

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  20. No Place Like HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Edhat

    ... Storke Road, will be ready for occupancy in fall 2015. The following fall, of 2016, will see the opening of the San Joaquin Villages project adjacent to the existing Santa Catalina complex. A third complex, being called Mesa Verde, is also planned.

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