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Financial Center Credit Union aims to revive south Stockton

Financial Center Credit Union aims to revive south Stockton

STOCKTON — Work continues on schedule toward completion of Financial Center Credit Union’s newest branch at the corner of Airport Way and 10th Street in south Stockton. “Construction…

Stockton airport ready for takeoff

Stockton airport ready for takeoff

STOCKTON — The Stockton Metropolitan Airport is becoming known as more than a place to get cheap fares from cut-rate carrier Allegiant Airlines. While the low-cost carrier continues…

Tracy’s Amazon fulfillment center to hire 100 more workers

Tracy’s Amazon fulfillment center to hire 100 more workers

TRACY — Amazon announced today it is adding 100 new full-time positions at its fulfillment center in Tracy in order to meet increasing customer demand. “Amazon has been…

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Casa de Modesto celebrates 50 years

Casa de Modesto celebrates 50 years

MODESTO — Casa de Modesto, a retirement center on Modesto’s northeast side will mark its…

Stanislaus Community Foundation provides philanthropic tools

Stanislaus Community Foundation provides philanthropic tools

Foundation CEO Marian Kaanon with Doris Daniel, Ruhi Sheikh and Amanda Hughes.…

Never Boring Design showcases video team with its own location

Never Boring Design showcases video team with its own location

David Boring, T.J. Glines, Tiffany Ferreira and Julie Orona outside the new Film at 11th,…

Salida engineer shares insights on inventing

Salida engineer shares insights on inventing

SALIDA — Identify the problem that needs solving and check out the competition. Develop a…

People

Memorial Medical Center hires new chief operating officer

Memorial Medical Center hires new chief operating officer

MODESTO —  Memorial Medical Center in Modesto has named Tina Pollock as its chief operating officer. She began her new role at the end of January. Pollock came…

Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1 gets new leader

Captain Joel Broumas from the Modesto Police Department will be the new director of the  Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1 Emergency Dispatch Joint Powers Authority (JPA). The JPA voted for Broumas…

Chef brings international flair to Covenant Village

Chef brings international flair to Covenant Village

 TURLOCK — Klaus Richter is the new executive chef at Covenant Village retirement community in Turlock. He was named executive chef Thursday, is employed by the community’s dining services…

Work Life

More workers plan to enter retirement

Fewer retirement age workers are putting off their dreams of retirement thanks to an improving economy. CareerBuilder’s annual retirement survey found…

Construction

Commercial real estate shows signs of life

STOCKTON — The old real estate adage, about location being everything rang true in the commercial real estate sector in 2014. If you happened to be in…

Education

CSU Stanislaus president calls for business support

President Joseph Sheley and Partnership CEO Mike Ammann discuss how business can help education during a Meet the CEO event.…

Logistics & Infrastructure

Stockton airport ready for takeoff

STOCKTON — The Stockton Metropolitan Airport is becoming known as more than a place to get cheap fares from cut-rate carrier Allegiant Airlines. While the low-cost carrier…

Health Care

Sutter Tracy Community Hospital named a Top Hospital

TRACY — Sutter Tracy Community Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, Sutter Health announced. The Truven Health 100…

Transportation

Gas prices rise after steep decline

STOCKTON — Those sinking gas prices that drivers across the nation enjoyed during the winter months are quickly becoming a thing of the past. The cheapest prices…

Tourism & Attractions

Students build futures while embracing past on USS Lucid project

STOCKTON — At first, restoring the USS Lucid may have seemed like a mad dream. After all, it’s an all-wood, 60-year-old minesweeper, 171-feet long and weighing 775…

Real Estate

How high-speed rail could affect housing in the Central Valley

With the Jan. 6 groundbreaking  in Fresno for California’s high-speed rail project and the success of the Altamont Corridor Express, it seems rail systems are taking center…

Politics & Government

Stockton emerging from bankruptcy

STOCKTON — The city of Stockton will officially exit bankruptcy Wednesday, the city announced today. “There is cause for celebration,” said City Manager Kurt Wilson in a…