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Tracy mayor reveals 5-point improvement plan

TRACY — Tracy Mayor Robert Rickman laid out the city’s five-point plan for attracting business to Tracy and improving quality of life during his first state of the city address March 21.

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10 things that could trigger an IRS audit



Jason Harrel

Good news. You’re getting a small extension on your federal and state tax deadline this year. Instead of April 15, the due date is Tuesday, April 18. The 15th is a Saturday, and the following Monday is Washington D.C.’s Emancipation Date holiday. I am sure many procrastinators will spend that final weekend wrapping up their returns or completing their extensions.

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“Stockton is Home” aims to lift city’s image

STOCKTON — The city of Stockton hopes a series of videos featuring Stockton residents improves the city’s reputation both in and out of the area.

“We need to paint a different picture about what Stockton is,” said Vice Mayor Elbert Holman.

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Modesto data project to launch

MODESTO — Modesto, get ready to learn a lot more about yourself.

The city has been selected to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ What Work Cities initiative, a national philanthropic effort to enhance the use of data in the public sector.

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New Valley center to teach job skills

MODESTO —Opportunity Stanislaus, the county’s foremost economic development organization, is leading the way in training workers for future jobs.

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Turlock catches the Pop Culture Convention bug

Turlock catches the Pop Culture Convention bug
How many Pop Culture Conventions are too many? That answer has not yet been answered yet and the fans in the 209 hope that it neve will. On February 4th at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, come out to the first annual Turlock Comic Con.    

Airline looks for pilots in Modesto, Stockton area

MODESTO — Both Modesto and Stockton could have flights to Los Angeles sometime this year if an airline interested in the market can find enough pilots.

Cheyenne, Wyoming-based Great Lakes Airlines met prospective pilots at events at the airports in Stockton and Modesto this week.

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