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McNerney: ‘VA medical facility at French Camp will improve health care access for veterans’

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, issued the following press release today, applauding the House vote to appropriate funds for the French Camp Community Based Outpatient Clinic for veterans: “The VA medical facility at French Camp will improve health care access for veterans in the San Joaquin Valley, and more than 60,000 veterans throughout the greater Central Valley [...]

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Happy Halloween: Keep it that way, especially if you drink – don’t drive

Law enforcement agencies in San Joaquin County issued the following timely news release Thursday: This Halloween, San Joaquin County Avoid the 10 DUI Task Force is reminding Halloween partiers that Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving. If your Halloween party involves alcohol then you have to make a plan to get home without getting behind the [...]

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Free banquet Saturday welcomes and honors veterans

A banquet both for and to honor veterans will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (Sept 12) at 1467 Michael Ave., Stockton. The “Veterans Forever Banquet Celebration” is hosted by John L. Easter’s Homeless Veterans Program for Non-Commissioned Officers. Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva and City Councilman Michael Tubbs are scheduled to speak. [...]

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A dangerous situation — unresolved

East Castle Street resident Nancy Alders has written her second letter to her Stockton City Council member, Moses Zapien, about a dangerous situation across the street from her home. Her letter speaks clearly of the need for some immediate resolution of a dangerous situation that has been allowed to go on for far too long. [...]

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E-Cigarettes Are A Community Health Threat

California Department of Public Health director and state health officer Dr. Ron Chapman today issued a Health Advisory and the “State Health Officer’s Report on E-Cigarettes: A Community Health Threat,” warning Californians of the toxicity of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes). Here’s the advisory: “E-cigarettes contain nicotine and other harmful chemicals, and the nicotine in them is as addictive as [...]

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