San Joaquin Delta College's Stockton campus, and South Campus at Mountain House in Tracy will close for the holiday break Tuesday, Dec. 24 through Jan. 5, 2014. Both campuses will re-open for business on Monday, Jan. 6, at 8 a.m.
Thanks to customers, merchants and volunteers at Stockton’s Lincoln Center, many people in our community will enjoy Christmas just a little bit more this year. The center’s food, coat and sock drives, which have been taking place at Christmastime for three years now, brought in thousands of pounds of food and hundreds of coats and socks.
The California Central Valley Kwanzaa celebration will be held starting at 1 p.m. Dec. 26, 2013, at the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton, CA.
The Thunder take on the Reign in the first of three meetings between the two teams this weekend.
The Stockton Thunder (13-8-0-3) travel south to take on their Pacific Division rivals the Ontario Reign (17-3-1-3) tonight at Citizens Business Bank Arena. It’s the first of three games in three nights between the two squads with both teams traveling to Stockton for a meeting on Saturday night before returning to Ontario for a Sunday match-up. The puck drops tonight at 7:00 p.m. PT.
By Tim Viall
Travelers on historic Highway 49 will be familiar with Plymouth, CA, but less so with Fiddletown, just eight miles east off 49 following the Fiddletown Road. The two towns, just 60 miles from Stockton, are rich in history and offer explorers a wealth of interesting Gold Rush sites, shops, restaurants and wineries ripe for the touring! And, at 1,000 feet elevation, both are generally well below the Sierra foothills snowline, making sunny winter days the perfect time to tour!
Delta College's Board of Trustees elected Taj M. Khan as its new president for 2013-14 at its Dec. 17 meeting. Mr. Khan assumed his duties as board president immediately after the vote, replacing Lisa Turner, who served out her one-year term as president.
The Stockton Thunder (@StocktonThunder) are pleased to announced that forward Andrew Clark has been named the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for his performance during the week of December 9-15th.
Preparing for their second season of sand volleyball, the Tigers have announced their 2014 season. Taking advantage of a new on-campus facility, the Tigers will play four dates at home in 2014 that will include six different opponents.
The San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (SJRRC) is celebrating a milestone today, an appropriate occasion as it also marks the 15-year anniversary of the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) service. ACE’s one millionth passenger was onboard ACE 04 last night somewhere between San Jose and Stockton.
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Set for Sperry Road Extension Project
Members of the public are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate completion of the Sperry Road Extension Project, which provides a connection between State Route 99 and Interstate 5. The ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m., tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, 2013, weather permitting, on the east side of the French Camp Road Interchange with Interstate 5.