Feminine hygiene products are a basic necessity, but for many homeless women, these products are not easy to come across. For this reason, two Merced County organizations are teaming up to collect bras and hygiene products to be distributed to homeless women in the community.
The city of Chowchilla put out a call this week to residents, asking for their input and ideas on what they would like to see in the next city administrator and police chief. Both positions are currently held by interim leaders.
A multimillion-dollar flight simulator at Sierra Flight Academy gave Merced County Supervisor Daron McDaniel the flight of his life. McDaniel joined Atwater Councilman Brian Raymond on Tuesday for a ride inside the Boeing 737 simulator at Castle Commerce Center.