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GES attack remains a mystery

Concerned parents and community members packed the Gustine Elementary multi-use room Monday afternoon for a meeting regarding the Thursday attack against Principal Ismael Munoz.GUSTINE – The investigation into the Dec. 4 campus attack on Gustine Elementary School Principal Ismael  Munoz continued this week as two key questions remained a mystery: Who was responsible […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Centers offer early childhood services

NEWMAN –  A pair of local centers operated by a private, non-profit organization are providing early childhood education services through a blend of federal and state programs. The centers – […]
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‘New look’ report cards unveiled

NEWMAN – Elementary students in the Newman-Crows Landing district recently received their first-trimester report cards. There wasn’t an “A” in the bunch. Instead, academic achievement is reflected in a “1-4” […]
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Housing market remains strong

The West Side housing market is moderating but remains strong, according to industry professionals. Local real estate agents said recently that the price appreciation seen in the past year or […]
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‘Christmas in the Park’ set for Dec. 17

GUSTINE – Henry Miller Park will be transformed into a holiday wonderland next Wednesday, Dec. 17, when the Gustine Police Department hosts a “Christmas in the Park.” Visits with Santa, […]
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News Briefs – Dec. 11

Santa Nella celebration A community Christmas celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 13, in Santa Nella. Festivities begin at 4 p.m. at the fire station, with a tree-lighting planned for […]
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City studying options for pool, rec facilities

NEWMAN – A City Council sub-committee will weigh the feasibility of asking local voters to approve a recreation tax measure to fund an aquatic center and perhaps other amenities, such […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GUSD hires facility consultant

GUSTINE – The Gustine Unified School District will bring in an outside firm to help close out construction and modernization projects which were never signed off on by the state […]
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Ambulance looks to bolster resources

A program in the works at West Side Community Ambulance will beef up resources and speed response times by having local medics on call to supplement the coverage provided by […]
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Tree-lighting festivities set for Saturday

NEWMAN – Santa Claus is coming to town Saturday. Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick may be the featured guest, but visitors to Newman’s downtown plaza will find plenty of other holiday […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Community, News | 0 Comments | Full Story »