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‘Burgers & Brews’ draws hundreds to downtown Merced

If you followed your nose last Saturday evening, you’d likely have found yourself at Bob Hart Square where local chefs sent the fragrance of barbecue grills, spicy seasonings and juicy burgers wafting into the downtown air. The rainy weather was no deterrent to a fabulous evening as the Greater Merced Chamber of Commerce’s (GMCC) second…

Local Artisans Donate Work to Support Merced Symphony

Art prepared for sale by auction graced the stage of the MAC (Multicultural Art Center) last Thursday, May 2 at the “21 Guitars” benefit auction. Monies raised were donated to support the Merced Symphony Association, which brings a four concert season, education programs and a children’s concert series to this community. They will be opening…

Supreme Lending celebrates joining Hispanic Chamber

“I love Merced,” smiled Jeff Schanze, owner of Supreme Lending during his Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration on Thursday, April 25. “I’m bullish on the direction Merced is taking in real estate.” The event celebrated the company’s recent membership in Merced County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (HCC). Supreme Lending opened about…

Details on road repairs, transit upgrades out for all to see

“Tonight is about promises kept,” Stacey Dabbs stated proudly at the first Measure V Annual Report presentation held Tuesday, April 2, at the Merced Senior Center. “Last time we were here was two years ago. We were celebrating the passage of Measure V.” Dabbs is the executive director of Merced County Association of Governments (MCAG), which…

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