Rachelle Abril: Investing in our youth pay dividends for all

Merced Police Chief Norm Andrade (“Keeping kids busy keeps them out of trouble,” Page 8A, May 15) is right: We need to invest in youth. Merced’s youngest residents deserve more recreational opportunities, more services, more healthy activities and better parks because prevention is powerful. Many Merced residents, business leaders, community groups and volunteers already know…

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Opening Communications: Civic leaders, residents across the Central Valley meet with law enforcement officials

(BHC Merced) – Last week, our very own, Community Outreach and Logistic Coordinator, Isai Palma as well as numerous local civic leaders and stakeholders (CCROP, CNC, Le Grand High School, Merced PD, etc) across the valley and Merced congregated in Stockton for the American Legion Forum. The cross section gathering was centered around ways to…

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