The Christmas season got a little brighter Wednesday for some Merced kids whove had some tough times recently. Merced police pitched in to help 18 underprivileged children or kids from families that have simply fallen on hard times.
Credit babies and immigrants for boosting Merced Countys total population this year, but significantly more residents moved out of the county than moved in from other parts of America, just-released population estimates from the state Department...
Friends, family and advocates this week will honor homeless people of Merced County who died during the year. Golden Valley Health Centers and the D Street Shelter plan Homeless Persons Memorial Day from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at the shelter, 317 East...