Merced Area Crime Stoppers

On December 9, 2011 at approximately 1:00am in the morning, deputies from the Merced County Sheriff’s Office responded to 2611 Santa Fe Road for a shots fired call.  Upon arrival they located a 21 year old Hispanic male victim lying…

The Rock Zone

By Mariann Chew John Loftin  A Music Lover John Loftin grew up in Los Banos California and became interested in music at the age of fourteen, when his mother Virginia Loftin brought home a 45 RPM record.  The record was…

Kiwanis Club Pie Sale

By Mariann Chew The Los Banos Kiwanis Club was established on June 11, 1971.  On Monday February 13th. Kiwanis Club members Chuck Martin, Cece McKennzie, Peg Eyerman, Pastor Dean Nelson, Jim Valentine and Gloria Mendonca were at the Los Banos…