THIS WEEK'S PRINT-EDITION:
rivarly to be rekindled at El Capitan High School
Performing Arts perparing 'Beauty and the Beast'
Black History Film Series opens at UC Merced
at Merced College calls on longtime educator
to oversee the transition
February 11, 2016
expected leadership change at Merced College came
a lot sooner than expected on Jan. 26 when the Board
of Trustees voted to place President Ron Taylor
on administrative leave.
It was no secret that Taylor had been looking for
work as a leader of another community college, as
reported late last year in the County Times, but
in recent weeks, Taylor indicated he was planning
GALLERY: Aftershock Rock Festival
The fourth annual Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK
debuted a new venue in 2015, and shattered all previous attendance
highs in the process. A sold-out crowd of 45,000 was in attendance
for California’s biggest rock festival Saturday, October
24 and Sunday, October 25 at Gibson Ranch near Sacramento to experience
the best hard rock, metal and alternative artists. The spectacular
music lineup included Slipknot, Faith No More, Deftones, Shinedown,
Jane’s Addiction, Marilyn Manson, Coheed & Cambria,
Stone Temple Pilots, Breaking Benjamin, Seether, Bring Me The
Horizon, All Time Low, Sleeping With Sirens, Eagles of Death Metal,
Black Veil Brides, and more performing on four stages.
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