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Oakdale Business Center opens

Oakdale Business Center opens

Oakdale Business Center Opens
Oakdale Leader
The endeavor is a partnership with the Stanislaus Economic Development Center and Workforce Alliance that has been providing business training in Oakdale for several years. The city is providing the space for the center at no cost and is also providing ...

Oakdale's Whole Health Dental offers old-fashioned customer service

Oakdale's Whole Health Dental offers old-fashioned customer service

Oakdale's Whole Health Dental Offers Old-Fashioned Customer Service
Oakdale Leader
After 26 years of owning a successful dental practice in Manteca, married dental duo Mary Richmond and Rafael Cardenas retired and settled into a peaceful, relaxing retirement that didn't include hectic day schedules, 80-hour weeks, ...

Local entrepreneurs have chance to turn idea into reality

Local entrepreneurs have chance to turn idea into reality

Local entrepreneurs have chance to turn idea into reality
The Turlock Journal
The Turlock Downtown Property Owner's Association is planning an entrepreneurial competition that will award the winning business plan with free rent in a downtown space for one year. The competition, which TDPOA hopes to launch later ...

Riverbank lands shipping products firm, 80 jobs

Riverbank lands shipping products firm, 80 jobs

A Colorado manufacturer of recycled plastic pallets and other shipping products recently committed to moving their operation and 80 jobs to the Riverbank Industrial Complex, a press release announced Thursday.

Debbie Olson, executive director of the Riverbank Local Redevelopment Authority, said Repsco, a Denver firm and pioneer in plastic recycling since 1971, on May 26 signed a five-year lease, with a five-year option.  By the end of the year, it could grow to occupy 40,000-square-feet of space at the southeast section of the former Army Ammunition Plant at 5300 Claus Road.

“It’s a perfect fit with the community, with what the facility has to offer and what the community envisions,” said Olson.

City finds savings without layoffs; $3.7 million deficit remains

City finds savings without layoffs; $3.7 million deficit remains

City finds savings without layoffs; $3.7 million deficit remains
The Turlock Journal
When the Turlock City Council passed their 2010 budget, then the second straight year of deep spending reductions, department heads said there was no more to be cut. But those department heads sharpened their pencils and cut $1.6 ...

Award-winning brewers to open tap room in July

Award-winning brewers to open tap room in July

Award-winning brewers to open tap room in July
The Turlock Journal
It's been a quick rise for Turlock's Dust Bowl Brewing Company, which sold its first pint of beer in June 2009. That beer, Hops of Wrath, earned a Gold Medal at the World Beer Championships. It's earned a 93 point exceptional rating from the Beverage ...

Council approves $10K for sales tax survey

Council approves $10K for sales tax survey

Council Approves $10K For Sales Tax Survey
Oakdale Leader
With the assistance of $5,000 in joint contributions from the Oakdale police and firefighters unions, the Oakdale City Council authorized $10,000 for the hiring of Godbe Research to conduct a poll regarding a sales tax initiative for this year's November ...