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Stockton native graduates from Naval Academy

Stockton native graduates from Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Stockton native Dominick DiSerio graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy May 22. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in systems engineering and a commission as a U.S. Marine Corps lieutenant... Read More

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CAPG gives Sutter Gould Medical Foundation elite status

CAPG gives Sutter Gould Medical Foundation elite status

SACRAMENTO – The annual CAPG Standards of Excellence Survey gave the Sutter Gould Medical Foundation, serving Stanislaus, San Joaquin and Merced counties elite status on Tuesday. Sutter Gould was among six physician organizations and all five medical foundations in the Sutter Medical Network to receive the highest possible honor awarded by the CAPG professional organization... Read More

Central Valley foreclosures continue to drop

Central Valley foreclosures continue to drop

IRVINE – CoreLogic, a company that tracks real estate trends, released data showing foreclosures in Modesto and Stockton-Lodi continue to decline.

According to the company, foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans in Modesto was 0.57 percent for April 2015, a decrease of 0.19 percentage points compared with April 2014 when the rate was 0.76 percent.

In the Stockton-Lodi area, foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 0.62 percent for April 2015, a decrease of 0.24 percentage points compared with last year.

Both cities were below the national average of 1.33 percent, but above the state average of .51 percent... Read More

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Stockton Metro Aiport: big changes!

Stockton Metro Aiport: big changes!

Stockton Metropolitan Airport (SMA) Director Harry Mavrogenes outlined recent accomplishments and projected improvements at the facility to the San Joaquin Partnership Board of Directors this morning during its regular monthly meeting in Stockton.

Mavrogenes said there are four critical growth areas for the SMA:

1.Grow and promote existing air passenger service

2.Bring a domestic airline that will link Stockton with a major hub airport

3.Promote the creation of international service

4.Develop air cargo as a viable business

Fewer homeowners underwater in mortgages

Fewer homeowners underwater in mortgages

The housing market continued its recovery as CoreLogic, a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, released a new analysis showing 254,000 properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2015.

Nationwide, nearly 90 percent of mortgaged residential properties, approximately 44.9 million, now have positive equity. Just over 5.1 million properties, approximately 10.2 percent, still have negative equity meaning owners are upside down or underwater in their mortgages.

Locally the numbers aren’t quite as good. The company’s statistics indicate that 15.3 percent of homeowners in the Stockton-Lodi area ... Read More

The Campus nearly ready to open

The Campus nearly ready to open

STOCKTON — Stockton’s new childcare center, The Campus, is close to opening in downtown Stockton. The community was invited to tour the center Monday evening.

When The Campus opens Aug. 12, it will be equipped to serve 65 children between the ages of 18 months to 4 years.

The Campus is the brainchild of Megan Cort, wife of developer Zac Cort, who is seeking to breathe new life into downtown Stockton with housing and commercial development. The Campus is located in the renovated Newberry Building at 123 North Sutter St... Read More