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French Students Visit for Taste of Americana

President Trump may have received French President Emmanuel Macron at the White House this week as part of an official state visit, but meanwhile Merced residents are receiving a special French visit of their own. Students with Horizons du Monde have made their way from France to Merced as part of a program that gives young French students…

Local Artists Honored at Merced Arts Center

Dozens of young artists from Merced High, El Capitan High, Atwater High, Le Grand High, Livingston High, Los Banos High, Pacheco High, and Delhi High were joined by friends and family on second floor of the Merced Arts Center on Thursday March 1st during the Merced County Arts Council's High School Honors Art Show reception. Hosted by the…

Merced College Art Gallery Exhibit

The Merced College Art Gallery invited students and members of the public onto the campus Wednesday night as they welcomed San Francisco artist Tamera Avery into the Central Valley to open her show ‘Off the Rails.’ A longtime painter and graduate from UC Berkley and the San Francisco Art Institute, Avery’s work makes use of oils on…