A trick of timing names Turlock Unified School District’s two bond measures coming up in November Measure N and Measure O, which the district is making the best of by asking voters to support “kNOwledge.”
The Bee publishes birth information from Kaiser Modesto Medical Center and Emanuel Medical Center. Other hospitals, including Doctors Medical Center and Memorial Medical Center, do not provide the information. Families can place special announcements in our weekly Celebrations section. For information, call 209-578-2326.
Lots of teachers start out in Patterson, but most live a half-hour or so away and within a few years tend to gravitate to schools closer to home. To keep experienced teachers in place, Patterson Unified is helping them put down roots.
A three-alarm fire destroyed a pallet recycling storage facility in Modesto Saturday night and damaged nearby businesses as firefighters battled to control the blaze. No injuries were reported, and investigators were still working to determine the cause of the fire that started somewhere within the pallet yard.
The late George House, who represented the 25th Assembly District from 1994-2000, impressed friends and foes as a man who framed life through the Bible and Constitution and never wavered in his belief in either. He died July 14 at age 86.
Modesto Junior College is opening an English Language Learner Welcome Center on its west campus, bringing together an assortment of helping hands and helpful services under one roof for the first time.