Taxpayer dollars meant to support children in Merced County welfare programs were funneled to a nonprofit that sells produce from a food truck, just a few years after county officials got rid of an oversight committee formed to keep an eye on the money.
The Employment Development Department projects that education, health care and other social services will generate about 2,000 jobs in Merced Count, according to a 10-year projection. That industry will provide the most new jobs of all 12 industries tracked, but three others will also see large growth.
Leonard Nimoy, the sonorous, gaunt-faced actor who won a worshipful global following as Mr. Spock, the resolutely logical human-alien first officer of the Starship Enterprise in the television and movie juggernaut “Star Trek,” died on Friday morning at his home in the Bel Air section of Los Angeles. He was 83.
Synopsis: After getting shot at his own party, Lou, with Nick and Jacob, go on a time-traveling hunt to search for Lou’s killer. But they unintentionally land in the future where they meet Adam Jr. Now they must modify the future in order to save the past (which is really the present).
It’ll be an hour or more of singing and howling as almost two dozen teens take the stage in canine costumes. With floppy ears and black and white spots, Mariposa County High School students portray loveable dogs determined to outsmart Cruella De Vil in “101 Dalmatians.”