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Power of One luncheon focuses on the power to help many

Power of One luncheon focuses on the power to help many

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor STOCKTON – “What weeds have you grown from?” T. Denise Manning asked the gathered audience of a few hundred. Manning was the keynote speaker…

Valley Children’s breaks ground on new Modesto outpatient care center

Valley Children’s breaks ground on new Modesto outpatient care center

MODESTO – Construction on a state-of-the-art medical center is underway to provide much needed specialized healthcare to children in the Central Valley. Valley Children’s Healthcare broke ground on May 20…

Zinfest returns to Lodi Lake this weekend

Lodi is known for its small-town feel, its inviting nature and, of course, its wines. And, most of all, for its zinfandels. Zinfandel and other wines popular in the Lodi…

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

Stockton State of the City highlights economic development, reinventing image

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor STOCKTON – The port was buzzing with activity, at least in shed 20. Community leaders, businesspeople, vendors, workers and many others gathered for the…

Petco opens new location in Lodi; one of three stores in old Walmart space

Petco opens new location in Lodi; one of three stores in old Walmart space

LODI – Pets and their owners have a new option for shopping in the small town north of Stockton. Petco has opened one of two new locations in Lodi at…

Housing sales in Tracy area due to affordable prices, booming industry

Housing sales in Tracy area due to affordable prices, booming industry

By Patricia Reynolds Business Journal Writer TRACY — The City of Tracy is experiencing a recent boom in its housing market. The surge in resold home prices and development of…

Ducky Derby to raise funds for child abuse prevention programs

Ducky Derby to raise funds for child abuse prevention programs

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor It’s more than a drop in the bucket. It’s a big drop. In a big bucket. The Child Abuse Prevention Council is giving the…

Supervisors appoint new commissioners for Health Plan of San Joaquin

Health Plan of San Joaquin welcomes three new faces to its governing board. It was announced May 9 that George M. Khoury, MD, Miguel Villapudua and Tom Patti will be…

Best-selling author James Patterson to give commencement address at UOP

Best-selling author James Patterson to give commencement address at UOP

The University of Pacific is getting set to graduate 1,900 students throughout May and June. At the graduation ceremony on May 13, best-selling author James Patterson will deliver the commencement…

Modesto cardiologists perform first aortic valve replacement in Stanislaus County

Two Modesto cardiologists recently performed the first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure at Memorial Medical Center. The minimally-invasive procedure is for patients with severe aortic stenosis, a condition where…

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