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Join Dare to Prepare Day April 30!

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WCC conference baseball tournament returns to Stockton

WCC conference baseball tournament returns to Stockton

Stockton is a popular place for West Coast Conference baseball. For the fourth consecutive year, the Stockton Ports and Visit Stockton will host the West Coast Conference Baseball Championship at  Banner Island Ballpark.

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Trained by Davis Arden Hills Racing Team, 10 Swimmers Have Successfully Made the Olympic Trials Cut

Trained by Davis Arden Hills Racing Team, 10 Swimmers Have Successfully Made the Olympic Trials Cut

Known for incredibly fast, exciting and suspense-filled competitions, 10 talented local swim athletes trained by the Davis Arden Hills Racing Team (DART) are scheduled to compete in the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials June 26-July 3 in Omaha, Nebraska, in hopes of representing the United States at the upcoming Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. According to USA Swimming, the 2016 Olympic Team Trials rank as the biggest swimming competition in the country, the results of which will determine who will represent Team USA.

The community at large is encouraged to keep watch and cheer on the amazingly talented local DART swimmers who have qualified thus far, including:

 

Keep Your Home California Receives $383.3 Million in Funding to Help More Homeowners

Keep Your Home California Receives $383.3 Million in Funding to Help More Homeowners

SACRAMENTO – Keep Your Home California will receive an additional $383.3 million in funding from the federal government, allowing the mortgage-assistance program to help prevent foreclosure for more homeowners struggling with financial hardships.

The U.S. Department of the Treasury announced the additional funding Wednesday, the second phase of additional funding approved for the Hardest Hit Fund program during the past two months.

The combined $383.3 million will allow the state-managed program to help at least 12,000 more homeowners. Qualifying homeowners can receive up to $100,000 in mortgage payment assistance from Keep Your Home California.

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Stockton Port to host 18th annual State of the City celebration

Stockton Port to host 18th annual State of the City celebration

STOCKTON — The Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce will hold the 18th Annual State of the City address from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., May 19 at shed 20 at the Port of Stockton. Tickets will cost $40 each in advance.

The event will feature exhibits, focusing on area services and products. Attendees will also be treated to lunch served by Outback Steakhouse. ... Read More

San Joaquin River ranked No. 2 among America’s most endangered

San Joaquin River ranked No. 2 among America’s most endangered

The San Joaquin River is the second most-endangered river in the United States, according to the conservation group AmericanRivers.org.

“The river is so overtapped that in some places it runs completely dry, threatening water quality, endangering fish and wildlife, creating uncertainty for farmers, and leaving communities vulnerable in the face of more frequent and severe droughts,” the group’s report said... Read More

Delta Tunnel opponents to fight MWD land purchase

Delta Tunnel opponents to fight MWD land purchase

San Joaquin County is among the petitioners filing a lawsuit today against Metropolitan Water District over its deal to purchase the Delta islands without going through the CEQA process.

San Joaquin and Contra Costa Counties, Food & Water Watch and Planning and Conservation League will file their lawsuit at the San Joaquin County Courthouse in Stockton this afternoon, representatives said... Read More