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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…

CEO of BAC joins community bankers in meeting with Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. – BAC Community Bank CEO William R. Trezza is one of more than 100 bankers meeting with President Donald Trump this week about community banking. The Independent Community…

Stockton councilmember to host community forum

Stockton officials continue to engage citizens to garner feedback on making their city a better place to live. City Councilmember Dan Wright, District 2, is providing a forum for his…

Envision Stockton seeks community input

The City of Stockton is in the process of updating its general plan for 2035, which has been titled Envision Stockton. Rather than rely on outside consultants, Envision Stockton is…

California unemployment rate decreases in March

In data released by the State of California Employment Development Department today, unemployment numbers for March dropped by 0.5 percent over March of 2016. Employment increased to 19,300 jobs in…

Modesto and city manager part ways

Modesto and city manager part ways

MODESTO — James Holgersson is out as Modesto’s city manager, the city announced Thursday afternoon. In a press release, the city said Holgersson and the city “have mutually agreed to…

Denham to host town hall

Denham to host town hall

DENAIR — Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, will host a town hall meeting with Stanislaus County Board Supervisor Vito Chiesa, Assemblyman Heath Flora and Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth on Monday, April…

Tracy mayor reveals 5-point improvement plan

Tracy mayor reveals 5-point improvement plan

TRACY — Tracy Mayor Robert Rickman laid out the city’s five-point plan for attracting business to Tracy and improving quality of life during his first state of the city address…

Denham bill would fight ADA lawsuit abuse

Denham bill would fight ADA lawsuit abuse

WASHINGTON — Rep. Jeff Denham has introduced a bill aimed at reducing frivolous lawsuits against small businesses. Denham’s bill, HR 1493, would give more time to businesses to respond to…

Modesto data project to launch

Modesto data project to launch

MODESTO — Modesto, get ready to learn a lot more about yourself. The city has been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Work Cities initiative, a national philanthropic effort…

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