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More travel tips for when you want to get out of town

We don’t always stay in town. Sometimes we like to go somewhere else. We even like to travel to exotic far-away places. The good news is that it is easier than ever to plan your trips. I’m so old that I remember stopping by AAA to get maps and local travel guides for our possible destinations. I didn’t even realize that a higher star rating…

Hunting For What’s Happening

Merced is home to a population of 81,120 people. Our ethnic composition includes 40,876 Hispanic residents, more than 50 percent. The most common foreign language spoken is Spanish, with more than 30 percent or 25,085 speakers. It is very common to hear Spanish anywhere you travel in town.  But have you considered learning the language?  If…

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