Doctors Hospital of Manteca director of the Pharmacy Department and Clinical Quality Katy Marconi, Pharm D. went to Washington, D.C., last week to share her knowledge on the safe and accurate compounding of medications used in Manteca that meet the requirements of new California legislation.
• FIRE – BESSEMER AVENUE: MAY 26: Manteca Firefighters were dispatched to a grass fire late Saturday, May 26, on Bessemer Avenue. Upon arrival, they found a grass fire in the rear of a commercial lot. Engine Company 241 began fire attack from the south side of the fire, while Engine Company 242 made access through the property and began fire attack on the north side of the fire. Firefighters were successful in containing the fire to the immediate area.
LATHROP - A 7-year-old Lathrop girl – ironically named Angel – and two emergency dispatchers are receiving the California Outstanding 911 Heroes' awards today at noon on the 11th Street steps of the state capitol in Sacramento.
One of two pet cats was mauled to death in an attack by two pit bulls in the 1200 block of Yorkshire Way early Wednesday morning that neighbors said have routinely been getting out of their back yard through a hole in the fence.
To recognize a newly completed irrigation system that holds potential to be among the most water-efficient in the agricultural industry, local growers, elected officials, system operators and representatives from the South San Joaquin Irrigation District (SSJID) will gather Friday to dedicate the completed Division 9 pressurized irrigation network.