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The Manteca Bulletin
An even bigger splashas the operator of a future resort built around an indoor water park on City of
An even bigger splash
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
as the operator of a future resort built around an indoor water park on City of Manteca land between McKinley Avenue, Big League Dreams and the 120 Bypass. Several of the operators of water parks in the Dells region have stepped up after Great... Read more
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NBA.com
In MVP race (and NBA itself), elite point guards dominatethe No. 1 spot since the start of this season. All five are All-Stars, highlig
In MVP race (and NBA itself), elite point guards dominate
NBA.com / Posted yesterday
the No. 1 spot since the start of this season. All five are All-Stars, highlighting the quality and depth at the position league wide. "To me, it's like quarterbacks in the NFL these days," Crawford said. "Everybody recognizes the importance of... Read more
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Rappler
Phoenix Suns to sign former Ginebra import Orlando JohnsonVALLEY OF THE SUN. Orlando Johnson will try his NBA luck in Phoenix. File photo
Phoenix Suns to sign former Ginebra import Orlando Johnson
Rappler / Posted yesterday
VALLEY OF THE SUN. Orlando Johnson will try his NBA luck in Phoenix. File photo by PBA Images MANILA, Philippines – Former Barangay Ginebra San Miguel import Orlando Johnson is set to be signed by the Phoenix Suns, according to Yahoo! Sports... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
St. Francis football joins North Coast Section’s Bay Football LeagueSt. Francis High football team, above playing against Harbor last season, will
St. Francis football joins North Coast Section’s Bay Football League
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
St. Francis High football team, above playing against Harbor last season, will join the North Coast Section’s Bay Football League in the fall. (Bill Lovejoy — Special to the Sentinel, file) St. Francis High’s football team, which has competed as... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
SOCCER STANDOUTS SIGNthey made good on their commitments to NCAA Division I women’s soccer programs.
SOCCER STANDOUTS SIGN
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
they made good on their commitments to NCAA Division I women’s soccer programs. Evans is taking her goalkeeping prowess to Sacramento State, and the quick-footed Jamero is heading to Air Force. “It is the most exciting thing to me,” Evans said of... Read more
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Island Packet
Lance Armstrong sparks debate with entry in Auburn training runevent in the niche world of ultrarunning, with a race course that winds its way
Lance Armstrong sparks debate with entry in Auburn training run
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
event in the niche world of ultrarunning, with a race course that winds its way up and down mountainous terrain from Squaw Valley to Auburn. The training run will cover the final 20-mile segment, which will end at the Placer High School track. “I... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lance Armstrong sparks debate with entry in Auburn training runevent in the niche world of ultrarunning, with a race course that winds its way
Lance Armstrong sparks debate with entry in Auburn training run
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
event in the niche world of ultrarunning, with a race course that winds its way up and down mountainous terrain from Squaw Valley to Auburn. The training run covers the final 20-mile segment, which ends at the Placer High School track. “I think... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Contra Costa Community College Chancellor Helen Benjamin to retire at year's endof the year, I'll be rocking and rolling as I always have been," said Benjamin,
Contra Costa Community College Chancellor Helen Benjamin to retire at year's end
Oakland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of the year, I'll be rocking and rolling as I always have been," said Benjamin, speaking Monday from the Community College League of California Annual Legislative Summit in Sacramento, where she was preparing to help lobby legislators. Benjamin, a... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Contra Costa Community College Chancellor Helen Benjamin to retire at year's endof the year, I'll be rocking and rolling as I always have been," said Benjamin,
Contra Costa Community College Chancellor Helen Benjamin to retire at year's end
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
of the year, I'll be rocking and rolling as I always have been," said Benjamin, speaking Monday from the Community College League of California Annual Legislative Summit in Sacramento, where she was preparing to help lobby legislators. Benjamin, a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
1976: Buffs beat EU before 1,200 fansthrows to defeat favored Tracy High 56-43 in the local gym. Sparked by the whol
1976: Buffs beat EU before 1,200 fans
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
throws to defeat favored Tracy High 56-43 in the local gym. Sparked by the whole team, the Buffaloes grabbed their first league win in five starts. Coach Joe Jacobs called on a new quintet of cagers and they answered the call with a much-needed... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Simi Valley neighborhood upset with planned drug detox houseA planned drug detoxification house in a Simi Valley neighborhood is drawing st
Simi Valley neighborhood upset with planned drug detox house
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
A planned drug detoxification house in a Simi Valley neighborhood is drawing stiff opposition from residents. About 100 of them packed City Council chambers last week to protest the project on Cisco Court on the city's east end. But under state... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State of the City: Two tech firms to bring hundreds of jobs, mayor announcesSince the day he took office over seven years ago, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johns
State of the City: Two tech firms to bring hundreds of jobs, mayor announces
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Since the day he took office over seven years ago, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson has talked about a need to shed the city’s dependence on government and real estate jobs. And on Thursday night, Johnson took to the stage of downtown’s Crest Theatre... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
The Swope Park Rangers Inaugural USL Season, 2016 Scheduleseason, twice at home and twice on the road. SPR will also play each Texas team
The Swope Park Rangers Inaugural USL Season, 2016 Schedule
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 10 days ago
season, twice at home and twice on the road. SPR will also play each Texas team on three occasions, taking on Rio Grande Valley FC and San Antonio twice at home and once away. The Rangers will face each team from the Pacific Northwest twice,... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
We’re No. 9: They’re moving to Manteca using U-Haulswhile its departures were up 36 percent over the same period. The overall spik
We’re No. 9: They’re moving to Manteca using U-Hauls
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
while its departures were up 36 percent over the same period. The overall spike in U-Haul traffic made the Central Valley destination a much busier place for do-it-yourself movers. “We have a strong recreation base, and are proud of the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Boys basketball: Newark Memorial stuns Moreau Catholicline Newark Memorial, which had lost 54-52 to James Logan on Friday, improved
Boys basketball: Newark Memorial stuns Moreau Catholic
The Daily Review / Posted 10 days ago
line Newark Memorial, which had lost 54-52 to James Logan on Friday, improved to 13-6 overall and 6-1 in the Mission Valley Athletic League. Moreau Catholic saw its eight-game winning streak snapped and is now 15-4 overall and 6-1 in the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
California water: Silicon Valley leaders express skepticism of Gov. Jerry Brown's Delta tunnels planSAN JOSE -- Three of Gov. Jerry Brown's top water lieutenants came to Silicon V
California water: Silicon Valley leaders express skepticism of Gov. Jerry Brown's Delta tunnels plan
Inside Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Three of Gov. Jerry Brown's top water lieutenants came to Silicon Valley on Tuesday to make the case for his $17 billion plan to build two huge tunnels under the Delta to more easily move water from north to south. But rather than... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
California water: Silicon Valley leaders express skepticism of Gov. Jerry Brown's Delta tunnels planSAN JOSE -- Three of Gov. Jerry Brown's top water lieutenants came to Silicon V
California water: Silicon Valley leaders express skepticism of Gov. Jerry Brown's Delta tunnels plan
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Three of Gov. Jerry Brown's top water lieutenants came to Silicon Valley on Tuesday to make the case for his $17 billion plan to build two huge tunnels under the Delta to more easily move water from north to south. But rather than... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio’s USL team announces schedule for inaugural seasonSan Antonio's home opener is April 9 against Swope Park Rangers. The league re
San Antonio’s USL team announces schedule for inaugural season
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
San Antonio's home opener is April 9 against Swope Park Rangers. The league released the 30-game regular-season schedule on Tuesday. The regular season runs from March 25-Sept. 25, with the top eight teams from each conference advancing to the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Soccer notes: Republic FC director of football tells fans not to panicEleven on Tuesday for cash. That came one day after 2015 goalkeeper Patrick McL
Soccer notes: Republic FC director of football tells fans not to panic
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Eleven on Tuesday for cash. That came one day after 2015 goalkeeper Patrick McLain signed with the Chicago Fire of Major League Soccer. Midfield star Rodrigo Lopez has moved to an Ascenso MX club in Mexico and defender Mickey Daly and teenage... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2016 USL Soccer season format setTAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League today announced the alignment, regular s
2016 USL Soccer season format set
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League today announced the alignment, regular season and playoff format for the 2016 USL Season, with 29 teams set to compete in the league’s sixth season in pursuit of the USL Cup. Six new teams will join the USL in... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
East Bay Sports Scenejunior guard scored a game-high 19 points, including two 3-pointers, in the Pil
East Bay Sports Scene
Oakland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
junior guard scored a game-high 19 points, including two 3-pointers, in the Pilots' 70-34 victory over Capital Christian-Sacramento on Jan. 16. She also scored 12 points and had a trio of 3-pointers in a 79-55 win over Kennedy-Richmond on Jan.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hometown Report: Glowering, towering Derek Swafford fuels Sacramento Dragons’ fireimage of fierce intensity, seemingly able to make paint peel by just glowering
Hometown Report: Glowering, towering Derek Swafford fuels Sacramento Dragons’ fire
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
image of fierce intensity, seemingly able to make paint peel by just glowering at it. Swafford is a towering figure on the Sacramento High School campus in Oak Park as the dean of students. And he looks the part of grim-faced bouncer when he... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
High school notes: Liberty Ranch Hawks soaring in boys basketballlosing their starting five to graduation and having no player taller than 6-foo
High school notes: Liberty Ranch Hawks soaring in boys basketball
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
losing their starting five to graduation and having no player taller than 6-foot-2, the Hawks, ranked ninth by The Sacramento Bee, are soaring at 19-0. “These guys are very determined, very focused, very coachable, and it’s turned into... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How one key decision helped Hassan Whiteside earn his place in the NBAof his release, Hassan Whiteside packed his belongings and slouched down with h
How one key decision helped Hassan Whiteside earn his place in the NBA
Yahoo Sports / Posted 19 days ago
of his release, Hassan Whiteside packed his belongings and slouched down with his cell phone. This game had taken him from Sacramento to the NBA Development League, from Lebanon to China and back. This game had immersed Whiteside in various... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
RIPON’S SMITH secondSACRAMENTO – Ripon’s Tristan Smith battled his way to the 285-pound championshi
RIPON’S SMITH second
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO – Ripon’s Tristan Smith battled his way to the 285-pound championship bout Saturday against Nic Iversen of Ukiah and lost 6-1 in the Tim Brown Invitational at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium. Smith had problems dealing with the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Jan. 16, 2016at Parsons Middle School, is one of six middle school nominees. Bret Barnes, a
Jan. 16, 2016
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
at Parsons Middle School, is one of six middle school nominees. Bret Barnes, a biology and STEM science teacher at Central Valley High School, and Kathleen Shoff, a chemistry teacher at Enterprise High School, are two of the six high school... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Two years later, former NFL coach fighting owners of defunct Sacramento team over $1 million in back payThe Sacramento Mountain Lions didn’t exactly go out with a roar. The minor leag
Two years later, former NFL coach fighting owners of defunct Sacramento team over $1 million in back pay
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
The Sacramento Mountain Lions didn’t exactly go out with a roar. The minor league pro football team lost its final home game at Raley Field before just 5,210 fans. But the team left behind a Super Bowl-worthy legal dispute over nearly $1 million in... Read more
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The Advocate
Hue Jackson named Browns’ new coach; ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in his prison cellteam will introduce Jackson at an evening news conference at their facility in
Hue Jackson named Browns’ new coach; ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in his prison cell
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
team will introduce Jackson at an evening news conference at their facility in Berea, Ohio. Ex-RB Phillips found dead SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Lawrence Phillips, a star running back at Nebraska and first-round NFL draft pick whose pro career... Read more
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Yahoo News
Ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prisonrunning back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prison FILE - In this Aug. 23, 20
Ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prison
Yahoo News / Posted 24 days ago
running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prison FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2005, file photo, former National Football League running back Lawrence Phillips … SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Lawrence Phillips, a star running back at Nebraska and... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
CFL, NFL RB Phillips found dead in prisonSACRAMENTO, Calif. — Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips — who also playe
CFL, NFL RB Phillips found dead in prison
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 24 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips — who also played for Montreal and Calgary in the Canadian Football League — was found dead in his California prison cell early Wednesday, and officials said they suspect suicide. Guards... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prisonSACRAMENTO, Calif. - Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips — who also playe
NFL running back Lawrence Phillips found dead in prison
Brandon Sun / Posted 24 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips — who also played for Montreal and Calgary in the Canadian Football League — was found dead in his California prison cell early Wednesday, and officials said they suspect suicide. Guards... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Local Roundup, 1/12: Rebottaro takes 3rd at Doc BuchananSantos poured in 27 points to lead the Monte Vista Christian Mustangs past the
Pajaronian Local Roundup, 1/12: Rebottaro takes 3rd at Doc Buchanan
Register Pajaronian / Posted 25 days ago
Santos poured in 27 points to lead the Monte Vista Christian Mustangs past the Salinas High Cowboys Friday in Monterey Bay League Gabilan division play. Lucas Schmidt added 12 points and Colton Hill had 11 for MVC (11-1, 2-0), which hosts North... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
High school notes: Buzzer beaters trigger home-court celebrationsthe time Bella Vista’s Josh Carraciodropped in a corner three at the buzzer to
High school notes: Buzzer beaters trigger home-court celebrations
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
the time Bella Vista’s Josh Carraciodropped in a corner three at the buzzer to beat visiting Ponderosa 65-63 in a Capital Valley Conference game, an even more fantastic finish played out in Placer County. 16 Victories by the Lincoln boys... Read more
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Orange County Register
State Assembly officially names Lakewood Democrat Anthony Rendon as new speakerSACRAMENTO – A former nonprofit director, environmentalist and recipient of nat
State Assembly officially names Lakewood Democrat Anthony Rendon as new speaker
Orange County Register / Posted 26 days ago
SACRAMENTO – A former nonprofit director, environmentalist and recipient of national humanities fellowship will become California’s next Assembly speaker after the state Legislature officially selected him Monday. Assemblyman Anthony Rendon,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Gunn's Maltz, M-A's Wilson both pin down wrestling titles285 pounds at the Bianchini Invitational at Cupertino High and Wilson took the
Gunn's Maltz, M-A's Wilson both pin down wrestling titles
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
285 pounds at the Bianchini Invitational at Cupertino High and Wilson took the 106-pound title at the girls' two-day Napa Valley Classic at Vintage High. After taking the team title on Friday at the Ruppel 2nd-Man Invitational, the Gunn varsity... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Religious leaders see the impact of income inequalityOn the streets and in their congregations, Sacramento’s pastors, reverends, bis
Religious leaders see the impact of income inequality
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
On the streets and in their congregations, Sacramento’s pastors, reverends, bishops and rabbis see the toll taken by income inequality and the dwindling economic security of the middle class. The religious leaders’ approach to dealing with this gap... Read more

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