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New year brings new laws for drivers, gun owners

While the New Year has brought resolutions and hopes for change, there are some changes that California residents can count on - new laws. Effective Jan ... Read More
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Should Ceres charge for EMS calls?

Should the city of Ceres take the lead of other cities and begin charging people when a fire truck rolls to a medical emergency, such ...

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Supercenter lawsuit decision expected soon

Supercenter lawsuit decision expected soon

The fate of the Mitchell Ranch Shopping Center now rests in the hands of three justices who presided over Wednesday's hearing in the Fifth ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:47 a.m. | Supercenter lawsuit decision expected soon Comments 0 Comments
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City to add pizzaz to downtown streetscape

City to add pizzaz to downtown streetscape

Improvements to two blocks of downtown Ceres worth $1.5 million designed to wow visitors and residents alike will be unveiled next month.

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:45 a.m. | City to add pizzaz to downtown streetscape Comments 0 Comments
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A summer of new businesses for Ceres

A summer of new businesses for Ceres

Black and white tiles have been installed in a checkerboard pattern what will soon be the dining room of Hot Rod Diner adjacent to Highway ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:41 a.m. | A summer of new businesses for Ceres Comments 0 Comments
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Overpass jumper identified

Overpass jumper identified

Authorities have identified the man who on Friday morning jumped to his death on Highway 99 from the top of the Hatch Road overpass as ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:38 a.m. | Overpass jumper identified Comments 0 Comments
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Pizza parlor reports man with gun

Pizza parlor reports man with gun

A Ceres man was arrested Sunday afternoon after workers at Family Pizza on Whitmore Avenue reported the patron to be sitting inside with a gun ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:36 a.m. | Pizza parlor reports man with gun Comments 0 Comments
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Pedestrian shot in leg near downtown

Pedestrian shot in leg near downtown

Police have no information on a suspect or motive as they investigate an early Friday shooting that sent a 44-year-old Ceres man to the hospital ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:35 a.m. | Pedestrian shot in leg near downtown Comments 0 Comments
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Woman jailed after giving police a fake name

Woman jailed after giving police a fake name

A Saturday evening traffic stop got interesting when the female driver gave officers a fake name, probably because of warrants and the drugs found in ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:34 a.m. | Woman jailed after giving police a fake name Comments 0 Comments
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Man fires flare gun at clerk during robbery

Man fires flare gun at clerk during robbery

Police are looking for a Latino male in his twenties who robbed a Ceres cigarette store by firing a flare gun toward the clerk on ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:33 a.m. | Man fires flare gun at clerk during robbery Comments 0 Comments
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Police identify driver who got away in chase

Police identify driver who got away in chase

Jeff Francisco Salgado, 41, of Ceres, has been identified as the driver who got away during a Friday morning police pursuit that stretched from Ceres ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:32 a.m. | Police identify driver who got away in chase Comments 0 Comments
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Local man contracts Zika after traveling to Caribbean

Local man contracts Zika after traveling to Caribbean

A Stanislaus County resident who recently traveled outside of the country is the first local to test positive for the Zika virus.

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:30 a.m. | Local man contracts Zika after traveling to Caribbean Comments 0 Comments
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Chamber, Garden Club team up to welcome new residents with baskets

Chamber, Garden Club team up to welcome new residents with baskets

Each month moving vans roll out and roll in with residential real estate transactions and new residents unfamiliar to Ceres may not have any clue ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:28 a.m. | Chamber, Garden Club team up to welcome new residents with baskets Comments 0 Comments
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City employee’s heroism recognized by council

City employee’s heroism recognized by council

When a Ceres resident took on a burglar in his garage and was then accosted by two other men, city Public Works employee Craig Wood ...

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Posted: Jun. 29, 2016 8:26 a.m. | City employee’s heroism recognized by council Comments 0 Comments
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Authorities want to identify senior overpass jumper

Authorities want to identify senior overpass jumper

The apparent tragic suicide of an older white man by jumping from the Hatch Road overpass onto Highway 99 below early Friday sent authorities to ...

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Posted: Jun. 24, 2016 3:33 p.m. | Authorities want to identify senior overpass jumper Comments 0 Comments
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Early-day Ceres woman was a cornerstone of the community

Early-day Ceres woman was a cornerstone of the community

Allura E. Averill Ulch was born on Sept. 13, 1852 in East Machias, Maine. Her parents were also Maine natives. Her ancesters were from England ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:56 a.m. | Early-day Ceres woman was a cornerstone of the community Comments 0 Comments
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Four more concerts to go

Four more concerts to go

Tim Allen of Cloak and Swagger entertained hundreds at the June 14 Ceres Concerts in the Park while last night's concert featured 50's ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:43 a.m. | Four more concerts to go  Comments 0 Comments
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Ceres transit fares to rise, routes change

Ceres transit fares to rise, routes change

The city will hold two public meetings to discuss major changes proposed for Ceres Area Transit (CAT) fares, routes, and hours of service; and Ceres ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:42 a.m. | Ceres transit fares to rise, routes change Comments 0 Comments
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StanCOG okays road tax for Nov. 8 ballot

The Stanislaus Council of Governments proposed an Expenditure Plan based on a 25-year, half-cent sales tax measure for consideration by voters on the November 2016 ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:40 a.m. | StanCOG okays road tax for Nov. 8 ballot  Comments 0 Comments
Ceres on board with countywide road tax

Ceres on board with countywide road tax

The proposed countywide half-cent sales tax for transportation is fine with the Ceres City Council which last week called for a special measure on the ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:39 a.m. | Ceres on board with countywide road tax Comments 0 Comments
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Council proclamations promote awareness of persons with disabilities, Alzheimer’s

Council proclamations promote awareness of persons with disabilities, Alzheimer’s

Renee Ledbetter broke down as she accepted a City of Ceres proclamation declaring June as National Alzheimer's Month in Ceres.

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:37 a.m. | Council proclamations promote awareness of persons with disabilities, Alzheimer’s Comments 0 Comments
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Fair CEO Cranford ready for first foray in Stanislaus County

Fair CEO Cranford ready for first foray in Stanislaus County

With the Stanislaus County Fair just around the corner and residents from all over the Central Valley gearing up for twisting rides and fried foods ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:35 a.m. | Fair CEO Cranford ready for first foray in Stanislaus County Comments 0 Comments
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State to hike car fees for state budget

State to hike car fees for state budget

The State Legislature approved a budget on June 15 that includes a $122.5 billion spending plan and raises vehicle registration fees by $10, generating ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:32 a.m. | State to hike car fees for state budget Comments 0 Comments
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City won’t extend water line to rural park

City won’t extend water line to rural park

Following four years of negotiation, the city of Ceres last year agreed to extend water service to the Monterey Park Tract, a rural neighborhood overseen ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:30 a.m. | City won’t extend water line to rural park Comments 0 Comments
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County libraries expand hours to Fridays

Library users around the county will soon be able to stroll into their local branch on a Friday and peruse all the books, periodicals, and ...

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Posted: Jun. 22, 2016 9:28 a.m. | County libraries expand hours to Fridays Comments 0 Comments
 

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