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Former resident Greg Hopla adds flair and fun to the annual Renaissance Faire
At the Northern California Renaissance Faire, you can time travel back hundreds of years to the small town of Willingtown, England. Sir Gregorio, also know as Greg Hopla, born in Oregon and raised ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Recognize teachers who have inspired others
There are hundreds of teachers in the Patterson Joint Unified School District, and now students and parents have a chance to recognize their favorite ones.
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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First community sports day planned
Patterson’s first Community Sports Day is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at Apricot Valley Elementary School, 13290 Henley Parkway. The day is for youth from ages 5 to 17 ye...
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Hometown Girl: The Great American Burger Challenge
Late last year, my high school friends and I conducted an informal taste-test of six taquerias in Patterson. I wrote about our experiences in a December edition of this column. We had such fun with...
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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MOPs begins new season
Mothers of Preschoolers will have its first meeting of the new season from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 at Harvest Community Church, 225 East Fifth St., Crows Landing.
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Howard Training Center Senior Meal Program for September
The Howard Training Center Senior Meal Program provides lunches at 11:45 a.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Hammon Senior Center, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
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Money awarded to local district
by Patterson Irrigator
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The Patterson Joint Unified School District has announced that the State Allocation Board approved a $2.5 million allocation on Aug. 20 for its new Business Logistics building.
Hometown Girl: Goodbye Summer; Hello School!
by Elizabette Guecamburu | For the Patterson Irrigator
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
I’m not a fan of summer. Or heat. Or sweating so much that my pants stick to my butt. While that might be a little more information about me than you wanted to know, it’s really too late for that now.
A Dog’s Life: Ground rules for dog lovers
by Augusta Farley | For the Patterson Irrigator
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Continuing our series on DINOS
So who are they?: Dallas Hernandez
by Fire Chief Steven Hall | For the Patterson Irrigator
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
“So who are they?” is West Stanislaus Fire District and city of Patterson Fire Chief Steven Hall’s column highlighting local firefighters.
History Corner: Aug. 14, 2014
by Ron Swift | Patterson Irrigator
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
“There is always the immediate prospect of an ‘outbreak.’ The undisciplined set a bad example, leading almost invariably to a spread of disorder."
Block Party welcomes in the new school year
by Maddy Houk | Patterson Irrigator
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Families crowded the downtown circle for the celebration
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