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San Joaquin Asparagus Festival returns

The continually popular San Joaquin Asparagus Festival returns today with plenty to offer locals and visitors. Over 85,000 people are anticipated to attend the event over the course of the…

Downtown Modesto Partnership highlights successes, challenges over past year

By MARC LUTZ Business Journal Editor The Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto was the perfect venue for the first annual State of Downtown Modesto address given by Josh Bridegroom, CEO…

Stockton ups its game for NCAA women’s tournament

Stockton ups its game for NCAA women’s tournament

STOCKTON — Stockton got in on March Madness for the first time, as the city hosted Sweet 16 and Elite Eight rounds for the women’s NCAA basketball tournament at Stockton…

Tahoe resorts celebrate snowy season

Tahoe resorts celebrate snowy season

STOCKTON — Bountiful snowfall in the Sierra has buoyed Northern California ski resorts’ expectations for the season. “The last system brought in 10 to 12 feet of snow in the…

LeAnn Rimes to open Stanislaus County Fair

LeAnn Rimes to open Stanislaus County Fair

TURLOCK — Country singer LeAnn Rimes will open the Stanislaus County Fair in July, the fair announced Thursday. Rimes will perform at 8:30 p.m., Friday, July 14 on the Bud…

Stockton hosts international baton-twirling event

Stockton hosts international baton-twirling event

STOCKTON — Nearly 300 baton twirlers from the United States, Canada, Australia and Japan competed at Stockton Arena over the weekend in the first-ever Pan Pacific Cup Competition. “We’re excited…

Major expansion planned for Lodi’s World of Wonders

Major expansion planned for Lodi’s World of Wonders

LODI — For several years, World of Wonders President Sally Snyde has been hard at work on a plan to change the face of Lodi, and it’s no small undertaking.…

Stockton hopes to score with NCAA event

Stockton hopes to score with NCAA event

STOCKTON — March Madness is coming to Stockton. The city’s downtown arena will host the 2017 regionals of the NCAA’s Division I women’s basketball tournament. Both the Sweet 16 and…

Modesto’s Doubletree to make modern upgrades

Modesto’s Doubletree to make modern upgrades

MODESTO — Downtown Modesto’s Doubletree Hotel is undergoing physical and digital improvements, all targeted at enhancing guests’ experiences before and during their stays. A new smartphone app offered by Doubletree’s…

Tastes of the Valley set for Stanislaus County Fairgrounds

TURLOCK — The 14th Annual Tastes of the Valley Wine and Cheese event will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Oct. 6 at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds. Tickets are…

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