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Hot Dogging It

Hot Dogging It

Hob Nob’s renowned Casper hot dog comes with mustard, relish and onions, “and anything else you want to put on it,” quipped owner Rick Atwell.

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Dad’s can serve up mean hot dog

Dad’s can serve up mean hot dog

About a year ago, I took my son to DAD’s Hot Dogs to experience a real Stockton treat.

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MAIN STREET FOOTERS

MAIN STREET FOOTERS

Just ask anyone in Turlock where they can find the best hotdog in the 209 and odds are they’ll say Main Street Footers. 

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Gardening without sacrificing water

Gardening without sacrificing water

It’s sacrilegious to even think that there is good news in the ongoing severe drought plaguing the Golden State. Yet, apparently, there’s a bit of good in this bad situation of historic proportions. More appropriately perhaps, just a bit of silver lining.

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6 ways homeowners can reduce landscape water

The lawn in the front and back yards of Tom and Rita Canales home in Manteca was, at one time, their pride and joy. But in the face of the ongoing drought that has prompted Governor Jerry Brown to put California on a state of emergency, the couple decided to do their part in the statewide water-conservation. They ripped out their lawns and, in their place, they now have drought-resistant plants in addition to utilizing non-plant garden accessories.

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100 easy-to grow plants that sip water

100 easy-to grow plants that sip water

Some time ago, the horticulture staff of the UC Davis Arboretum identified 100 easy-to-grow plants.

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Continuing to flourish in the drought

Continuing to flourish in the drought

With the decrease of available water and the increase of water regulations, it has become almost too easy for gardeners to surrender their gloves and shovels to the drought that has been scorching the state for four years with no foreseeable end. 

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Earth Day in the 209 & reducing water use

Earth Day 2015 arrives Wednesday with the 209 — and the rest of California — well into the fourth year of severe drought.

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Stockton marks Earth Day April 26

For past 27 years, Earth Day has been a major event in Stockton.

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MJC celebrating Earth Day April 22

MODESTO – Tanner Carroll recycles. 

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Free Shred-It event, compost giveaway in Manteca April 25

Got documents that an identify thief would love to rifle through your blue or green Toter to find?

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Posted: apr. 17, 2015 10:27 p.m. | | Free Shred-It event, compost giveaway in Manteca April 25 Comments 0 Comments
WET & WILD

WET & WILD

If you’ve “outgrown” theme parks — or at least think you have — consider a stop by Six Flags Discovery Kingdom next time you’re in the San Francisco Bay area. It’s quite amazing, really, but Six Flags seems to have included enough attractions to keep every member in the family fully engaged during your visit.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2015 8:28 p.m. | | WET & WILD Comments 0 Comments

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