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Street improvement plans hit snag

NEWMAN - The city's plans to complete a series of street improvement projects may have hit a speed bump. City Manager Michael Holland advised the City Council last week that plans to finance a portion of the planned work against future revenues from Senate Bill 1 (which created new taxes and fees ea

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 16:10:00

Operations manager on board at West Side

The Sierra Medical Services Alliance (SEMSA), which contracts with the West Side Community Healthcare District to manage the taxpayer-supported ambulance service, has dedicated a full-time employee solely to those responsibilities for the first time in approximately five months. Local ambulance boar

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:51:00

Best week ever for President Trump

The last few days have been pretty good for President Trump. From the unmasking by Susan Rice to wiretaps, a special landscaper visiting the White House and a strong speech at the United Nations on Tuesday morning......it was a good start indeed to the week! Anything could happen by the ever-present

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:43:00

Letter: Many helped make parade float possible

To do so would not have been possible without the generous contributions of various community members. First and foremost, I would like to thank the Gustine Pentecost Society for lending their beautiful Fourth of July float decor to my court and I for the parade. Without these sparkling adornments o

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:42:00

Creating a Game Plan to Help Manage Your Type 2 Diabetes

(BPT) - As a former professional football player and host of a national sports talk show, Mike Golic knows a few things about having a game plan both on and off the field. So when he was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, Mike decided to take control of his condition in the best way he knew how-by deve

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 12:01:00

IN BRIEF - Sept. 21 - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: Briefs

A Saturday morning power outage affected 49 customers in the area of Linden and Meredith avenues, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. reported. A PG&E spokesperson said a fuse in the system opened, causing the 7:44 a.m. outage. Power was restored 45 minutes later. Newman fire report Newman Volunteer Fire Dep

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:50:00

Gustine pedestrian struck, killed

A 78-year Gustine man was killed Friday evening when he was struck by a vehicle in the intersection of Fourth Street (Highway 33/140) and Third Avenue, authorities said. The deceased was identified as Panfilo Vega Garnica. Gustine police, firefighters and paramedics responded to the 8:05 p.m. report

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:49:00

POLICE BEAT - Sept. 21 - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: Police Beat

Police said a residential burglary was reported Sept. 13 in the 500 block of Goldenrod Lane. According to police reports, the victim left the residence around noon that day and returned three hours later to discover numerous items missing. The loss was estimated at $779. Larceny cases Police said a

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:47:00

Catching the travel bug - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: Dennis Bloyed

If there is one thing that I could say I love most about modern technology it would have to the the invention of the GPS systems, especially those on our mobile devices. On Friday I ventured out to Esparto High School, which is a little northwest of Sacramento and just beyond Woodland, for the Orest

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:46:00

Moving forward at Gustine's school district

Somewhere along the line there was a systemic breakdown that led to situations in which alarm systems malfunction or are inadequate, bell systems do not work, playgrounds have fallen below safety standards and some classrooms do not have two-way communications with the office. The school board signa

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:43:00

Gustine FFA members attend Greenhand conference

Twenty-one Gustine FFA members attended the Greenhand Leadership Conference held Aug. 23 at the Modesto Junior College Agriculture Pavilion. The conference was exclusively available to Greenhand members - those who are in their first year of agricultural education. Students attending worked in group

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:41:00

WHAT'S HAPPENING - Sept. 21 - The West Side Index & Gustine Press-Standard: What's Happening

The board of directors for The Orestimba Community Scholarship Association, better known as TOSCA, are soliciting applications from TOSCA members interested in election to the governing board. Those wishing to be considered for election to a board position must submit a letter outlining their reason

WESTSIDECONNECT.COM - 2017-09-21 15:40:00

Pit bulls, chihuahuas are county's most over-bred dogs. What's being done about it.

Pit bulls and chihuahuas are the most over-bred dogs in Stanisalus County, accounting for nearly half of the dog population at the Stanislaus Animal Services Agency. To reduce those numbers, the agency has extended and expanded a free spay and neuter program for those two breeds. The program was o

MODESTO BEE - 2017-09-20 22:22:00

Library friends to host October book sale

The ever-popular Friends of the Patterson Library book sale will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18; Thursday, October 19 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, October 20 which is the $5 per bag of books sale. Paperback books are 50 cents each, while hardcover books are $1 each and

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 17:40:00

Students donate recycling money to Hurricane Harvey relief

The excitement level was high Monday morning in Patterson High Room 402, the class for students with severe handicaps taught by Richard Boothby and Amy Barron. And with good reason: The students, working together, had collected a total of $265 in recycling to donate to help victims of Hurricane Harv

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Spotlight on: Soroptimists International of Patterson

Soroptimist programs focus on providing disadvantaged women and girls with access to education, which is one of the most effective ways to end social problems disproportionately affecting women and girls." Again according to the website, the group was established specifically to help girls and women

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 12:45:00

Events - Golden State Newspapers: Patterson Irrigator - Events

WHEN: 5:30 p.m. WHERE: Stanislaus Veterans Center, 3500 Coffee Road, Suite 15, Modesto DETAILS: The Stanislaus County Veterans Advisory Commission meets the fourth Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. The commission is looking for participation from interested veterans and family members who can atten

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Troop 82 hikes to Hite Cove - Golden State Newspapers: Patterson Irrigator News

1Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.2Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.3Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.4Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

$46,000? That's alotta java! - Golden State Newspapers: Patterson Irrigator - Fast Talk

Have you spotted those small, colorfully painted rocks placed in visible locations around town? I found one at the door of our museum and another on the sidewalk in front of the Irrigator. The latter had a peace symbol and "Patterson Rocks" painted on one side and "F.B." on the other. I'm told that

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Fully Loaded - Golden State Newspapers: Patterson Irrigator - Columns

My Spinraza journey has had laughter and joy- but, also some tears and anxiety. Getting this first-ever treatment for my rare, genetic condition, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, has been a whirlwind that has frankly surprised me. If my journey were a story, I'd say that each injection introduced a new plot

GOLDENSTATENEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00