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Patterson High delivering futures in trucking careers


Seeking to fill an ever-increasing need, Patterson High School is working with its Supply Chain & Logistics Advisory Committee and Truck Driving partners to host a job fair and hiring event.

On May 2, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., the job fair will be open to qualifying students from Patterson High School. Twenty industry partners will be in attendance to take students’ resumes, conduct interviews and—in some cases—offer jobs post-graduation.

The partnership is made possible by the school district’s Career Technical Education programs, and partners include industry leaders such as Costco Distribution Center, Restoration Hardware, Grainger Distribution Center, Morning Star Trucking, Kohl’s Distribution Center, Bronco Wine Co., Paradise Tomato, CVS Caremark Distribution Center, Sysco Central California, Northern Refrigerated Transportation, Foster Farms, Penske Logistics, GC Trucking and Arctic Glacier... Read More

Free fashion show to display student designs

What was once held indoors for an admission fee is now being held outside and free for all attendees.

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Rail transportation funding to connect Sacramento to Merced

The California State Transportation Agency announced this week that the Valley Rail Project would benefit from a series of grant awards totaling $500.5 million under the Transit and Intercity Rail Capital Program (TIRCP).

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Community members honored at Impact Awards


The First Annual Impact Awards Night Celebration was held this week to honor locals who have worked to drive the area’s economy forward.

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Modesto and Manteca Kaiser locations receive accreditation for cancer care

Cancer survivor Esther Milsap of Oakdale visits with Oncologist Megumi Tomita, MD, at Kaiser Permanente Modesto Medical Center.

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Ducky Derby returning to benefit CAPC

The Ducky Derby is returning for the fifth year in a row.

For the fifth year in a row, the Ducky Derby will highlight Public Safety Day, creating a fun and entertaining event for the community on May 12.

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Weak handshake? Survey reveals tech interview ‘do nots’

Like to talk poorly about your previous or current employer? Slouch? Have trouble making eye contact or have a weak handshake?

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Central Valley attracts concentration of commerce in business parks

Business parks throughout the Central Valley are increasingly being sought after for a range of distribution solutions.

TRACY—The Central Valley has become a hotbed for commercial and industrial development. With the success of such companies as Amazon, many are looking eastward for opportunities.

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Carfax celebrates 20B database records

Carfax, a database that collects vehicle histories to help consumers avoid buying lemons, recently announced it had surpassed 20 billion records.

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Trezza reflects on 34 years as CEO of BAC, challenges in the industry

William “Bill” Trezza, CEO of BAC Community Bank, recently talked about his 34 years leading the business.

STOCKTON—William “Bill” Trezza, CEO of BAC Community Bank, knew how to fix the problems in the banking industry long before taking on his position.

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