STOCKTON - Gabriel Iglesias - described as unbelievably witty, electrifying and a talented performer who has the ability to consistently deliver a uniquely hilarious comedy experience from start to finish – is appearing at the Stockton Arena on Sunday, Jan. 8.
SACRAMENTO - The Hands on History Candlelight Tours take place Saturday, Nov, 19, from 6;30 to 9 p.m. at Sutter's Fort State Historic Park, 2701 L Street.
MODESTO – The Gallo Center for the Arts and the Theatre Department at California State University-Stanislaus team up once again this holiday season, this time on the riotous sequel to Greater Tuna.
STOCKTON - Auditions for Stockton Civic Theatre's third show of the 2011-2012 season, "Dearly Beloved," are scheduled for Nov. 20-21 at 6:30 p.m., at the theatre at 2312 Rose Marie Lane, behind the Hilton Hotel.
MODESTO - The classic storybook fairy tale "The Elves and the Shoemaker" returns to the Gallo Center for the Arts on Sunday, Dec. 4, with two shows at 2 and 4 p.m.
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Barbara Claire O'Neill, 80, entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 4, 2011 at Doctor's Medical Center in Modesto. She was born April 12, 1931 in Crows Landing, California, to the late Germano and Claire Borba of Tracy.
Eladio passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the age of 86. He is survived by his children Harry and Sherry Tostado of Manteca, Jacqueline Tostado of Hayward and Tony Tostado; grandchildren Shawn, Kelly, Daniel, Mary and Anthony; great grandchildren Evan, Sophia, Joseph, Nicholas and Emily. Eladio is preceded in death by his wife Maria Tostado in 1990.
Inez Lee, of Manteca, passed away on November 13, 2011, at the age of 93. Mrs. Lee was born in Phillipsburg, Missouri to John and Virdie (Robertson) Franklin and was raised in Missouri.
Margaret Mary Silva, 77, entered into rest on November 13, 2011 in Stockton, California. She was born July 23, 1934 to Mr. and Mrs. John and Josephine Vierra. She is preceded in death by her parents as well as her husband Joe J. Silva and her brother John Vierra.
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RIPON - It's once again time for the Ripon Chamber's annual "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll showcasing the City's beautiful Downtown and its merchants.
RIPON - The Ripon Chamber of Commerce and Ripon Soroptimist International are staging the 50th Annual Almond Blossom Festival Queen Contest.
I was ready for the end of trout season in October.
LATHROP – The annual District Spelling Bee will be held Thursday, Nov. 17, in the Theater Building of Lathrop High School. Organized by the Elementary Education Department, the event will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Whether you're a parent planning for a child's education or a small business owner poised for growth, one thing is certain-there's not much you can do to control the future. The good news is, there's plenty you can do to prepare for it.
NEW YORIK (AP) - Uninsured Americans face an important deadline at the end of this month, and many don't realize it.
DENVER (AP) - Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the world's first accounting of the recreational pot business.
NEW YORK (AP) - On the edge of the SoHo neighborhood downtown, The Henley Vaporium is an intimate hipster hangout with overstuffed chairs, exposed brick, friendly counter help - but no booze.
ATLANTA (AP) - It's not just grandma with a new hip and your uncle with a new knee. More than 2 of every 100 Americans now have an artificial joint, doctors are reporting.
George Mickeal Bristow "Too Tall", 76, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at his home in Manteca. He was born on September 5, 1937 in Waterford to Clarence and Bernie Bristow. In heaven George joins his adored wife Carol along with their two children Bonnie and Johnny Bristow.
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Alpine Meadows - Mon 6:39 am MG machine groomed 34-67 base 75 of 100 trails 75% open, 10 of 13 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR would be hard-pressed to find many fans who don't prefer the drama and intrigue of the new, knockout qualifying format over the old system of single-car runs.
DORAL, Fla. (AP) - The road to the Masters is just getting started, and already two players have combined to win five times on the PGA Tour.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - The number of police officers patrolling this year's Boston Marathon will be doubled to over 3,500, one year after two bombs exploded near the finish line, killing three people and injuring more than 260.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Hunched over, vomiting into a bucket by his feet and retching loudly, Oscar Pistorius was vividly reminded at his murder trial Monday of the gruesome injuries he inflicted on his girlfriend when a pathologist described how the Olympian fatally shot her multiple times with bullets designed to cause maximum damage.
NOME, Alaska (AP) - In a year marked by injuries and dangerous conditions, the final stages of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race were coming down to either a record-tying number of wins or the first woman to claim victory in 24 years.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Barry Bonds certainly thinks he's worthy of election to the Hall of Fame.
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.