San Joaquin County Local News: Art, Culture & Media


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09/29/2023
It has been 100 years since the Grand Theatre became a fixture in Tracy. The Grand Foundation hosted a formal gala to mark the occasion and raise money for arts programs at The Grand.

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09/22/2023
A major new addition at UC Davis is unveiled to the public. 

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09/11/2023
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But School Boards Association says bill could further inflame tensions between state and local districts

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09/08/2023
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Bipartisan bill banning Chinese-owned social media app would have taken effect immediately.

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08/28/2023
A crowd of community members, firefighters, city and county leaders and others gathered at Victory Park in Stockton for the unveiling of the Fallen Firefighters Memorial, which was originally located in downtown near the waterfront.

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08/17/2023
Stocktonia is asking readers to take two minutes and complete a survey about what kinds of stories they want to see more of in the community and how they want to receive them.

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08/11/2023
The centennial year of the Grand Theatre will bring an array of world-class performers and experiences to the city of Tracy, including comedy, music, family entertainment, and dance.

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08/11/2023
Benjy Egel, food and drink reporter for the Sacramento Bee, has compiled a guide to some of the favorite recipes of the region. The cookbook he’s curated comes out on Nov. 17.

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08/03/2023
The Davis-born comedian is considered a leading candidate to host the Comedy Central show, Variety report. Three people said a deal has not been finalized but Minhaj is a likely successor.

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07/18/2023
When Tina Lee-Vogt started as Sacramento’s first nighttime economy manager, officials tasked her with ensuring safe and successful nightlife for entertainment businesses and patrons throughout the city.

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12/19/2022
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Where would California be without the movie business? Where would "the industry" be without California?

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08/01/2022
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CalMatters is supported by a diverse and growing group of members, major donors, foundations and institutions.

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06/19/2022
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04/08/2022
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So why aren’t advocates for local news more excited?

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10/22/2021
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How explanatory journalism helps bring some sense to media information overload.

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09/16/2021
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Palo Alto Weekly interviews Matt Werner, whose play ‘Burning Man: The Musical’ is available on Broadway On Demand and Streaming Musicals.

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