The city of Hughson has paved the way to be a county leader in agricultural preservation. The City Council solidified this intention by adopting the Farmland Preservation Program at its Jan. 28 meeting.
A pregnancy is normally a time of great expectation for most couples. But for Wesley and Lisa Richardson of Ceres, the news that their baby's heart hadn't fully developed at 20 weeks prompted a flood of worries as doctors to suggest an abortion as their best option.
"Familiarity breeds contempt" is an old saying freighted in truth. How one feels about home is a complicated thing, I suppose. I've lived here in the Valley for most of my life and quite often the Valley doesn't get respect from the people who live here; or the people who don't ever want to live here.