Category: Local News

Los Banos area local news.

Love & IMPACT 3

By Pastor Bruce E. Rivers On April 8th at 6:28 am the Sun began to lighten the skies over the Sierra Nevada’s, and at the San Luis Forebay, five Ministry Families watched the “SON-RISE”. Let me say I enjoy living…

Miss May Day 2012 Mattea Clarke

By Shantelle Andrews-Margason The Miss May Day Scholarship Pageant was held on March 31, 2012.  Five young ladies competed for the title during the day-long event.  It began with a luncheon at Espana’s in Los Banos where the contestants met…

Easter Egg Hunting

By Mariann Chew This Easter weekend was dedicated to egg hunting for Los Banos children.  Saturday The Cancer Society’s Relay For Life held their Easter in the Park event and Petco offered an Easter egg hunt in their store for…

Los Banos Sewing Club

By Barbara Mello Many years ago, a young mother, with time on her hands and not much money, decided to start a Sewing Club for other young women in the same boat.  For full article, please purchase a copy of…

Shooting

On April 10, 2012 at approximately 1:15 p.m., the Los Banos Police Department responded to the 600 Block of Third Street regarding a shooting.  Officers arrived and learned that an 18-year-old male had been transported to the Los Banos Memorial…

Downtown Business Burglarized

On April 10, 2012 at approximately 8:17 a.m., the Los Banos Police Department responded to a business in the 900 Block of 6th Street after an employee arrived for work and discovered a shattered front window. Video surveillance recorded a…

California Chronicles

by Ferreira Moreno Pioneers & Missionaries (5) At age 88, Father John A. Leal died on January 18, 1970 at Signal Mountain, near Chattanoga, Tennessee.  He was living there with the Alexian Brothers since his retirement in 1954.  The Funeral…