Category: Local News

Los Banos area local news.

Now and Then with Rory Moore

Memorable and Colorful People In any small town or city, there are people of special character that get our attention, some by sight, others by their actions, and some by reputation.  For full article, please purchase a copy of The…

My Pet Corner By Mariann Chew

Story Submitted by Cookie Rendon On April 29th, I ventured to the Circle K Store located on I Street across from the Hospital.  There at the front door I found this cute funny looking female dog that looked like she…

The Rock Zone

Ronnie Montrose   By Mariann Chew On March 3rd. Bay Area muscician Ronnie Montrose was found dead in his home in Brisbane.  Raised in San Francisco, Mr. Montrose died at the age of 64.  In 2007 Ronnie Montrose was diagnosed…

California Chronicles

Pioneers & Missionaries (6) by Ferreira Moreno Father Manuel Francisco Fernandes was born in Santa Cruz das Ribeiras, Pico Island, Azores on January 19, 1850.  Like many of his young contemporaries, he lacked the luxury of a school education, but…

Kiwanis Mother’s Day Breakfast

By Mariann Chew This last, Mother’s Day, Sunday the Kiwanis Club held it’s annual Mother’s Day breakfast at Pacheco Park featuring a delicious breakfast  of pancakes, ham and eggs and a raffle for all to enjoy.  For full article, please…

Mother’s Day In The Park

By Mariann Chew Mother’s Day wouldn’t be complete with out all of the lovely gift items for sale at the Pacheco Park.  Mother’s Day in the Park was held on Saturday and Sunday and has been a Mother’s Day tradition…