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Man Arrested For Shooting Dog

Man Arrested For Shooting Dog

Oakdale Police responded to several emergency calls that a dog had been shot in a crowded shopping center on Thursday, May 26 close to 7 ...

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Eggman Involved In Bera Campaign Funds Scandal

Eggman Involved In Bera Campaign Funds Scandal

 

In obtained public records, The Leader has discovered that Michael Eggman, a current candidate for California’s 10th Congressional District, is possibly involved in the ...

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Annual Catfish Derby June 4 At Oak Grove

San Joaquin County Parks and Recreation and the Delta Fly Fishers will host the 32nd annual Catfish Derby on Saturday, June 4 beginning at 6 ...

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KIWANIS HONORS

KIWANIS HONORS

Kiwanis Club of Oakdale recently acknowledged Magnolia Elementary School students with the Hope of America award. Fifth grader Molly Terpstra, left, and sixth grader Lydia ...

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Study Shows Trees Moving To Higher, Cooler Elevations

Study Shows Trees Moving To Higher, Cooler Elevations

Signature tree species in the high Sierra Nevada forests – including mountain hemlock, red fir and western white pine – are shifting toward higher, cooler elevations according ...

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Seat Belt Use Campaign Highlights Safety Issues

Seat Belt Use Campaign Highlights Safety Issues

From May 23 to June 5, local law enforcement personnel are participating in the national Click It or Ticket campaign in an effort to save ...

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Legislation Passage Effort Supported By Rep. Denham

Legislation Passage Effort Supported By Rep. Denham

Passage of H.R. 4909, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), and H.R. 4974, the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, were supported ...

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Graffiti Car Show Comes To Modesto

Graffiti Car Show Comes To Modesto

The North Modesto Kiwanis Club expects more than 1,200 classic vehicles – all vintage 1979 and older – for its 18th annual American Graffiti Car Show ...

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OJHS Rams Bring Home The Bling

OJHS Rams Bring Home The Bling

Seven Oakdale Junior High students put together respectable performances as they participated in the 69th Annual Harold Pope Junior Relays on Saturday, May 7. A ...

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Trio Vying For District 6 Dairy Princess Crown

Three young women will compete for the prestigious title of Dairy Princess during ceremonies at the upcoming District 6 Dairy Princess Contest. The gala event ...

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National Lab Joins Almond Industry Groundwater Recharge Research Effort

National Lab Joins Almond Industry Groundwater Recharge Research Effort

 

Almond Board of California and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have announced a new partnership focused on better understanding subsurface water storage, quality and ...

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Drugstore Project Continues Prevention Education

Drugstore Project Continues Prevention Education

Over 800 elementary school students and several dozen adult and high school volunteers made a somewhat unique pilgrimage to Fair Oaks Elementary School earlier this ...

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Memorial Day Flags Placed At Cemetery

Memorial Day Flags Placed At Cemetery

Volunteers are being sought to help place small American flags on the gravesites of local veterans this weekend.

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Olivo Holding On To MLB Goal

Olivo Holding On To MLB Goal

 

In AAA minor league baseball, the typical age range is 23-24, maybe 25, over 26 is considered “old.” At age 37, as starting catcher for ...

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Chocolate Lovers Descend For City’s Sweet Festival

Chocolate Lovers Descend For City’s Sweet Festival

 

With threatening skies days before the annual event, Mother Nature cooperated over the weekend, providing pleasant, but occasional cloudy, weather for the 24th Annual Oakdale ...

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Graduation Ceremonies Make For Busy Week

Graduation Ceremonies Make For Busy Week

Caps and gowns are being pressed and hung as schools in the Oakdale Joint Unified School District prepare for the pomp and circumstance of graduation ...

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Two OID Directors Actions Questioned

Two OID Directors Actions Questioned

With an April litigation regarding water sales against the Oakdale Irrigation District going through various motions in Stanislaus County Superior Court, two sitting OID directors ...

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YES Company Celebrates Silver Anniversary Year

YES Company Celebrates Silver Anniversary Year

Stanislaus County Office of Education’s YES (Youth Entertainment Stage) Company is producing the classic musical “Les Misérables, School Edition” to be performed this ...

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Denham Earns Recognition For Healthcare Innovation

Denham Earns Recognition For Healthcare Innovation

U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) was recognized as a ‘Champion in Healthcare Innovation’ by the Healthcare Leadership Council on Thursday at its annual innovation ...

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American Legion, Riders Host Saturday Breakfast

American Legion, Riders Host Saturday Breakfast

The American Legion and Legion Riders Post – Chapter 263 out of Escalon is hosting an Armed Forces Day breakfast on Saturday, May 21. The breakfast ...

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Road Closure Causes Headache

Road Closure Causes Headache

Drivers heading south on Yosemite Avenue or coming into town from Patterson Road found an unexpected surprise Wednesday morning, May 11 with the closure of ...

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Memories Made During Historic Church Move

Memories Made During Historic Church Move

 

It was quite the production this week, as the church, bell and steeple from the historic 1890’s building were moved from the original North ...

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Knights Ferry Wins Post Office Battle

Knights Ferry Wins Post Office Battle

They are getting mail in Knights Ferry once again.

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City’s Star Spangled Faux Pas Unfurls Again

City’s Star Spangled Faux Pas Unfurls Again

 

One of the remarkable and impressive things I see in Oakdale is the more than 300 American flags set up by the Oakdale Lions Club ...

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Interim Police Chief Selected For Oakdale

Interim Police Chief Selected For Oakdale

The Oakdale City Council announced that retired Modesto Police Chief Michael Harden will lead the city’s police force this July upon the retirement of ...

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Renaissance Faire Transports OJHS Back In Time

Renaissance Faire Transports OJHS Back In Time

Oakdale Junior High School seventh graders were recently treated to a different type of ‘fair’ as a Renaissance Faire was hosted on the campus.

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Awards Night Hosted For Oakdale High Seniors

Awards Night Hosted For Oakdale High Seniors

This week, we complete the recognition for Oakdale High School seniors, with over 150 of them honored on Tuesday night, May 3 at the 48th ...

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Oakdale Plans Special Graduation Night Party

Oakdale Plans Special Graduation Night Party

Members of the Oakdale High School Class of 2016 can celebrate their final night of high school together in a fun, safe, sober environment by ...

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Watson Named 2016 Leo Volz Recipient

Watson Named 2016 Leo Volz Recipient

Oakdale High Senior Lauren Watson isn’t afraid to dream. The 18-year-old, however, knows that to dream is not enough. To achieve one’s dreams ...

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PENTATHLON KUDOS

PENTATHLON KUDOS

 

Oakdale Junior High Pentathlon team members recently participated in the 12th Annual Stanislaus County Academic Pentathlon, marking its second year at the County competition. Four ...

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RAINY DAY LEARNING

RAINY DAY LEARNING

Chairs remained empty, as Magnolia Elementary students took cover from the rain under the E-Z Ups on Friday during the school’s Annual Ag Day ...

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Corps Fosters Fine Art In Oakdale Schools

Corps Fosters Fine Art In Oakdale Schools

The final piece has been hung, as children throughout Oakdale Joint Unified District will rise this week in anticipation of their work being seen.

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Annual Harold Pope Junior Relays Slated

Annual Harold Pope Junior Relays Slated

Young athletes representing 26 local junior high and middle schools are preparing to compete at the 69th Annual Harold Pope Junior Relays on Saturday, May ...

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OHS Theater Prepares For Opening Night

OHS Theater Prepares For Opening Night

 

The community of Oakdale is in for a treat, as the Oakdale High School drama department prepares once again for a musical which will have ...

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POLICE LOG

POLICE LOG

NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Oakdale Police Department, which is a public ...

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Prison For Oakdale Woman On Third DUI

Prison For Oakdale Woman On Third DUI

The Stanislaus County District Attorney’s Office announced that an Oakdale woman was sentenced to 16 months in state prison in Stanislaus County Superior Court ...

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OPD Revives Motorcycle Unit, Anderson Revs Up For New Role

OPD Revives Motorcycle Unit, Anderson Revs Up For New Role

 

After a nearly two-year absence from the streets of Oakdale, the familiar rumble of a Harley Davidson Electra-glide Police Package motorcycle will be heard again ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

It is an exciting time - the end of another school year. Students from Kindergarten up are planning on the next adventure.

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

The Knights Ferry Community Club was PACKED for the meeting on the Post Office last Thursday. The Manager of Marketing for the Post Office from ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

IMPORTANT meeting May 12th at 6:30 at the clubhouse on the POST OFFICE. Susan Skidmore is coming from Sacramento Postal Service to discuss the ...

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Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry News

Knights Ferry lost a long time resident when Phil (Bud) Frymire died last week. He leaves behind his wife, Carmen, children Rosie Paulat (Bob), Lisa ...

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Valley Home News

Today is a very special day in Valley Home. Our Valley Home graduates will take a big step into the tomorrow of their lives. What ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

 

We have sad news this week in Valley Home. Richard Mullins, husband of Winnie, passed away suddenly on Saturday afternoon at their home. He was ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home residents were saddened to hear of the passing of Knights Ferry friend Philip Frymire. He was a wonderful family man, having a most ...

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Valley Home News

Valley Home News

Over 100 years of Valley Home School tradition. As we look into the eyes of our soon to be Valley Home graduates we catch a ...

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JOSEPHINE CAETANO

JOSEPHINE CAETANO

On May 11, 2016, Josephine Caetano who was fondly known as Toots, went to be with her Lord who believed she had a direct line ...

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EVA ARLENE QUESENBERRY FUTCH

EVA ARLENE QUESENBERRY FUTCH

Eva Arlene Quesenberry Futch graduated to glory May 13, 2016. Eva was born in Modesto on July 29, 1926 to John William Price Quesenberry and ...

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PATRICIA THERESA BELLETTO

PATRICIA THERESA BELLETTO

Patricia Theresa Belletto, 85, of Oakdale passed away peacefully at her home on May 9 surrounded by family. Pat was born on the family farm ...

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OREN HOLLIS ALLEN, JR.

Oren Hollis Allen, Jr. was born January 13, 1931 in Lubbock, TX. He passed from this life May 10, 2016 in Rancho Cordova, CA. Oren ...

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RUTH ELLEN THOMAS PARK

RUTH ELLEN THOMAS PARK

Ruth, 87, went Home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Modesto, California. Ruth was born to Samuel and Metha (Gillaspy ...

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SHARON EYESTONE LAMB

SHARON EYESTONE LAMB

Sharon Eyestone Lamb passed away peacefully on May 7, 2016 in Oakdale at the age of 87. Sharon was born on August 20, 1929 in ...

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VICTORIA JEAN PIMLEY

VICTORIA JEAN PIMLEY

Victoria Jean Ransom Pimley, 85, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at her home in Oakdale CA. She was born on December 24, 1930 ...

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WILLIAM (BILL) HARRIS POLLARD

WILLIAM (BILL) HARRIS POLLARD

William (Bill) Harris Pollard was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven at the age of 87 on May 1, 2016 in Fort Collins, Colorado. When ...

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JAMES WORRALL

JAMES WORRALL

James Worrall, 65, of Stockton, died in a car accident while vacationing in Mulegé, Mexico on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. He is survived by his ...

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ANN (BALLARD) MARTY

ANN (BALLARD) MARTY

Ann (Ballard) Marty was born May 16, 1922 and died Monday, May 2, 2016. She was 93 years old and was a proud native Californian ...

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GEORGE “MITCH” MITCHELL EVOVICH

GEORGE “MITCH” MITCHELL EVOVICH

Son of George and Grace Evovich, Mitch was born in Burbank and grew up in Hayward. Mitch served in the US Army, earning the rank ...

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WANETTA ARLYNE ROSE

WANETTA ARLYNE ROSE

Our beloved MOM, Wanetta (Books) Rose left this life and went to join her family and many friends. Those of us left behind miss her ...

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PHILIP CHARLES FRYMIRE

PHILIP CHARLES FRYMIRE

In the early morning hours of April 28, Philip “Bud” Frymire passed away in the presence of his family at the age of 88.

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FREDERICK WALKER

FREDERICK WALKER

Frederick (Fritz) Warren Walker, born in Tobias, Nebraska on June 21, 1921. Passed away in Oakdale, California on April 28, 2016.

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Game review: Thunder & Lightning is a two-player fantasy battle between Thor and Loki

Game review: Thunder & Lightning is a two-player fantasy battle between Thor and Loki

In the Norse mythological game Thunder & Lightning, two players take on the role of Thor or Loki to compete in an epic battle. Each player ... » Read More
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Why would anyone want to keep up with the Kardashians?

Why would anyone want to keep up with the Kardashians?

I grew up in Calabasas, California, which is also where Kris Jenner, mother of the “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” crew, lives. The fact that ... » Read More
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A black-and-white, sometimes Technicolor Memorial Day: Classic movies about World War II

A black-and-white, sometimes Technicolor Memorial Day: Classic movies about World War II

From a daring escape from Nazi Germany to a Marine stranded on an island with a nun, the world of cinema is rife with stories ... » Read More
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Movie review: Overstuffed 'X-Men: Apocalypse' makes a mess out of a good thing

Movie review: Overstuffed 'X-Men: Apocalypse' makes a mess out of a good thing

“X-MEN: APOCALYPSE” — 2½ stars — James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac; PG-13 (sequences of violence, action and destruction, brief strong language and ... » Read More
Posted: May. 30, 2016 6:01 a.m. | Movie review: Overstuffed 'X-Men: Apocalypse' makes a mess out of a good thing Comments 0 Comments
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‘Risen,’ ‘The Finest Hours’ land on Blu-ray and DVD this week

‘Risen,’ ‘The Finest Hours’ land on Blu-ray and DVD this week

A drama about the Resurrection and a thriller about a risky rescue operation highlight Blu-ray and DVD releases this week.
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Baylor fires coach and demotes president as it struggles to respond to sexual assault scandal

Baylor fires coach and demotes president as it struggles to respond to sexual assault scandal

Ken Starr is out as president at Baylor University, as the nation's largest Baptist college struggles to respond to a sexual harassment scandal involving ... » Read More
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Video game review: 'Star Fox Zero' is a fun space shooter that doesn't quite hit its target

Video game review: 'Star Fox Zero' is a fun space shooter that doesn't quite hit its target

In the world of video games, Fox McCloud has managed to stay relevant slumming it as one of the main fighters in Nintendo’s Super ... » Read More
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10 years of winning words at the national spelling bee

10 years of winning words at the national spelling bee

The Scripps National Spelling Bee wraps up on ESPN today. In 2013 and 2014, the contest ended in a tie, leading to a number of ... » Read More
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Movie review: 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' tries to cover its narrative flaws with visual spect

Movie review: 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' tries to cover its narrative flaws with visual spect

“ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS” — 2½ stars — Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen; PG (fantasy action/peril and some ... » Read More
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Movie review: Beckinsale showcases classic Austen wit in sharp, funny 'Love and Friendship'

Movie review: Beckinsale showcases classic Austen wit in sharp, funny 'Love and Friendship'

“LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP” — 3½ stars — Kate Beckinsale, Chloe Sevigny, Xavier Samuel, Morfydd Clark, Tom Bennett, Lochlann O'Mearain; PG (thematic elements); in general release
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Gear up for Memorial Day by watching these wartime flicks

Gear up for Memorial Day by watching these wartime flicks

As we leave Armed Forces Day behind and look toward Memorial Day (Monday, May 30), Flag Day (June 14) and Independence Day (aka the Fourth ... » Read More
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1977 newspaper drama ‘Lou Grant’ makes its DVD debut this week

1977 newspaper drama ‘Lou Grant’ makes its DVD debut this week

The 1977 newspaper drama “Lou Grant” has finally made it to DVD this week, and it’s so good it may surprise you.
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Have You Seen This? Dads and babies cut a rug

Have You Seen This? Dads and babies cut a rug

THE DANCE FLOOR — Sometimes it's tough for a family with a small baby to find activities you can all do together that are fun ... » Read More
Posted: May. 26, 2016 6:01 a.m. | Have You Seen This? Dads and babies cut a rug Comments 0 Comments
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Spending per pupil varies widely across the country — and it's hurting these people most

Spending per pupil varies widely across the country — and it's hurting these people most

Spending per pupil varies widely from school district to district and from state to state — even when regional cost-of-living adjustments are made, a new interactive ... » Read More
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Netflix becomes exclusive US pay-TV provider for Disney

Netflix becomes exclusive US pay-TV provider for Disney

The wait is over. Well, close enough.
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Vacation Bible School Starts June 6 At CRC

A summer kids’ event called Cave Quest VBS will be hosted at Oakdale’s Community Christian Reformed Church (CRC) in Oakdale from Monday, June 6 ...

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Weekly Session

Riverbank welcomes the REO Speechtrain Toastmasters Club for regular meetings every Wednesday morning, 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., at Perko’s ...

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Movie Under The Stars

Oakdale Family Resource and Counseling Center (OFRC) will host Inside Out for the first Movie Under the Stars event in Cottles Woods Park at dusk ...

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Garden Club Fundraiser

The Oakdale Garden Club’s Annual Scholarship Fundraiser will be hosted on Tuesday, June 21. Doors open at 11 a.m.; lunch at noon. The ...

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How to manage credit after college graduation

How to manage credit after college graduation

For college graduates, commencement means receiving your diploma and entering your professional career.
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Nevada judge upholds Education Savings Accounts program

Nevada judge upholds Education Savings Accounts program

A state judge in Nevada has upheld the constitutionality of the state's Education Saving Account plan, which was passed in 2015 and would be ... » Read More
Posted: May. 25, 2016 6:10 a.m. | Nevada judge upholds Education Savings Accounts program Comments 0 Comments
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Q&A: Is the 'math myth' holding back students who don't need it?

Q&A: Is the 'math myth' holding back students who don't need it?

Are high school algebra requirements a needless stumbling block or a necessary bridge to success? The answer depends on who you ask.
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Are licensing regulations killing small businesses?

Are licensing regulations killing small businesses?

At first glance there doesn't seem to be much connection between ridesharing services Uber and Lyft being booted out of Austin, Texas markets earlier ... » Read More
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Pelé biopic 'Birth of a Legend' takes soccer fans back to the 1958 World Cup

Pelé biopic 'Birth of a Legend' takes soccer fans back to the 1958 World Cup

“PELÉ: BIRTH OF A LEGEND” — 3 stars — Kevin de Paula, Vincent D'Onofrio, Rodrigo Santoro, Diego Boneta, Leonardo Lima Carvalho; PG (thematic elements, some smoking ... » Read More
Posted: May. 24, 2016 6:01 a.m. | Pelé biopic 'Birth of a Legend' takes soccer fans back to the 1958 World Cup Comments 0 Comments
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Have You Seen This? 10-year-old girl rocks with a Beatle

Have You Seen This? 10-year-old girl rocks with a Beatle

BUENOS AIRES — One young rock fan lived out the dream of jamming with one of the most famous musicians still alive today after the 10-year-old ... » Read More
Posted: May. 24, 2016 6:01 a.m. | Have You Seen This? 10-year-old girl rocks with a Beatle Comments 0 Comments
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