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Merced residents remember victims of deadly violence

Merced residents sent a unifying message that deadly violence in the community must be stopped as they took part in the annual Riley Brothers Victims’ Remembrance Walk on Oct. 14. The annual walk is held on the second Saturday of October each year to remember the lives of loved ones that were lost to violence.  The event and…

Catholic Charities, Bishop Brennan honor OLM School

The banquet hall of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church was filled with supporters last Saturday to cheer on the local Our Lady of Mercy School during the Harvest of Hope dinner organized by Catholic Charities. This annual event celebrates the generosity of local residents, as well as highlights individual efforts, groups and…

Skate contest fills Applegate Park with high-flying fun

Mercedians were treated to an awesome display of talent and athleticism last Sunday afternoon at Applegate Park's skatepark. The family-friendly “Super Sunday” event was run by the “Super Market” social media event organizer in conjunction with the Aby55 Skateshop, and brought together dozens of local businesses and food vendors…

Mercedians honor those who died in service of country

Local residents joined together on Monday morning at the Merced District Cemetery to honor the nation’s military members who lost their lives while serving the United States in the Armed Forces. The event got underway at 10 a.m. with an invocation by the American Legion Post 83 Chaplain. Those in attendance then stood for the playing of the…