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Charles Thompson entrepreneurship challenge proposed to students
On Sept. 22, Patterson High juniors and seniors were brought into the Clara Johnson Memorial Auditorium and introduced to a scholarship opportunity for the 2014-15 school year: the Charles E. Thomp...
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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 ...
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So who are they? Sheriffs: Deputy Robert Banks
Nobody likes to see a motorcycle cop in his or her rearview mirror. “Why can’t he go catch real criminals,” you may be thinking. Ask someone who has lost a loved one in a tragic car accident how im...
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City responds to SCCGJ report findings
The Patterson City Council discussed and eventually approved the official response to allegations of Brown Act Violations claimed by members of the Stanislaus County Civil Grand Jury (SCCGJ) to hav...
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Firefighters local 4577 endorses candidates
Patterson Irrigator Patterson Firefighters Association/LAFF Local 4577 has announced their support of Luis Molina for re-election as Mayor of Patterson, and candidates Dennis McCord and John Stobb ...
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Events: Sept. 25 through 27, 2014
Thursday, Sept. 25: Gardeners meeting set; Friday, Sept. 26: Elvis through the Years; Saturday, Sept. 27: H.O.S.T. to hold fundraiser.
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Community invited to take part in yard sale, recycling day
by Maddy Houk | Patterson Irrigator
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James Furze, 17, a Boy Scout with Troop 81, is coordinating a community-wide yard sale that will take place from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 for his Eagle Scout Project.
Event cancelled; community seeks answers
by Elias Funez
Sep 18, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting was standing room only as crowds filled the council chambers and flowed out into the foyer of City Hall, seeking answers as to why their beloved Fiestas Patri...
Around Town: Bullfights, Baile Folklorico, Sept. 11 memorial
by PI Staff
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Gustine's bloodless bullfights were put on Sept. 15, Baile Folklorico of Walnut Grove performed on the 12th and a Patriot Day ceremony is held in Veterans' Park.
Multi-agency training conducted in Diablo Range
by Elias Funez
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A group of Stanislaus County Sheriffs, Cal-Fire, and West Stanislaus Fire Protection District firefighters filled the briefing room at Patterson’s Fire Station No. 2 Monday to deal with a threateni...
Chinese teachers visit Patterson, Modesto
by Nathan Duckworth | Patterson Irrigator
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Less than a month after Patterson High School welcomed Japanese students and educators for a week-long visit, three Chinese teachers toured Patterson Joint Unified School District on Sept. 16, obse...
Students recognized for improved attendance
by Nathan Duckworth | Patterson Irrigator
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
During the annual Student Attendance Review Board report at the Sept. 15 school board meeting, Shawn Posey recognized and awarded certificates to three students for their remarkable improvement in ...
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