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Air Museum hosts spectacular Super Saturday Car Show

Pharoahs International and Modesto Throttlers put on a magnificent car show on October 5 in conjunction with Castle Air Museum. There were 165 shiny, polished vehicles on the grounds of the air museum — classic cars, custom cars, vintage vehicles and hot rods — and the range was 1918 to 2018. The 1918 was a Model T. Wyatt…

Merced County residents march to end domestic violence

A good turnout of supporters for the Valley Crisis Center took part in the 10th annual Peace for Families march and community gathering in downtown Merced. The march last Friday started out at Laura’s Fountain inside Applegate Park and ended with a fun celebration at the Civic Center. “There’s no excuse for domestic abuse!”…

Dogs were barking up the right tree at Applegate Park

Applegate Park in Merced was filled with four-legged friends last Sunday as the Yosemite Kennel Club invited both club members and the public to participate in their Doggy Fun Day event. The day’s activities included everything from costume contests and agility courses to an array of resources for man’s best friend. Of course…

A FEAST that’s fit for a strong community

The Festival Engaging Agriculture Sustainability To The Table (FEAST) filled Main Street in downtown Merced with hungry residents last Thursday evening. Created through a partnership between the Merced Certified Farmers Market, California Women for Agriculture, Merced College, the Downtown Neighborhood Association and the Merced…