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Planada celebrates Community Day with parade

Residents turned out for Planada's annual Community Day parade on Saturday, the first since January's catastrophic flooding left much of the town underwater. Members of local churches, biker clubs, little league teams and marching bands featured in the parade, which ended with an outdoor fair in the Planada park. The Grand Marshal for this…

Community brings ‘Clean California’ event to Planada

Merced Mayor Matthew Serratto, along with Merced County Supervisor Rodrigo Espinoza, Ralph Gladwin of Merced Walks, and Natalie Sturgeon of Just Serve Merced County, among many others, helped organize a “Clean California” event in Planada last Saturday. Clean California Community Days is a statewide, 11-day event, held March 17 to…