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.
TULOUMNE CITY - Blues harmonica master/singer/songwriter Rick Estrin and his band The Nightcats will perform at the Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne on Saturday, June 23, at the Willow Lounge at the Black Oak Casino.
MODESTO – The public is invited to "Knock Cancer Out of the Park" with Memorial Medical Center and the Modesto Nuts on Saturday, June 9, when the Nuts challenge the Bakersfield Blaze at John Thurman Field in Modesto. The event will highlight breast cancer awareness and feature valuable health information, fireworks and a great night of baseball.
A propeller snapped off the drive shaft of a small T Mini Max aircraft Tuesday afternoon, falling over 2,000 feet onto the tile roof of a home east of the Del Webb at Woodbridge before the plane glided into a plowed field west of Airport Way and south of Louise Avenue 1.5 miles away.