IRS Investigation Called For Against San Joaquin Pride Center

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STOCKTON- Last month we broke the story about the revolt by staff against its executive director inside the San Joaquin Pride Center. Amongst many charges the staff made against Nicholas Hatten including homophobia, sexual harassment of college student volunteers, disrespect towards LGBT staff, stolen wages, bouncing pay checks, insufficient funds in the organization’s account, and unannounced disappearances by Hatten for …

Tracy Councilmembers Ransom and Arriola Remain Silent on Allegations Against Ally

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TRACY- Both Councilmembers Rhodesia Ransom and Dan Arriola, who is also an assistant district attorney for Tori Verber, have remained silent on serious allegations against one of their political allies Nicholas Hatten the executive director of the San Joaquin Pride Center. We attempted to get a statement from them, but they have yet to respond after several days. As a …

LGBT Staff of San Joaquin Pride Center Demand Removal of Director Nicholas Hatten

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STOCKTON- Staff members of the San Joaquin Pride Center have issued a letter of No Confidence in their director Nicholas Hatten to the organization’s board of directors. In the letter along with a six page listing of serious transgressions and allegations there are bombshell revelations of abuses that not only contradict the mission of the center, but also violate state …

Photos: Last Day of 80 Yr Old Tracy School

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TRACY- Today marked the last day of classes held at the historic Central Elementary school in Tracy. Having celebrated it’s 80th birthday at the current location just last year it will now be demolished. Students will begin classes after spring break right next door in the new $34.2 million facility now facing Eaton Ave. This is not the first time …

Reinvent Tracy: Homelessness, Nonprofits, and Politics

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TRACY- Homelessness was the hot topic that packed the house at last night’s city council meeting. This has been a hot button issue since April of 2018 when councilwoman Juana Dement proposed the city form a task force to study the issue in regards to public policy and availability of resources. Months later cities such as Stockton, Manteca and other …

Stockton Councilman Caught Using Fake Address is Running for State Senate

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STOCKTON- City Councilmember Jésus Andrade has not made any public announcement as of the article, but he’s filed for a committee with the state and has a website up campaigning for state senate district 5, which includes Stockton, Tracy, Manteca and parts of Modesto. As a Councilmember he has been best known for getting an entire youth football team’s perfect …

Kaiser VP Corwin Harper Claims Kaiser Didn’t Require Sick Nurse to Work While in Wheelchair

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STOCKTON- Central Valley Kaiser Vice President Corwin N. Harper has refused to answer numerous emails in regards to Nurse Edith Fillon’s grievances. But with public pressure mounting, he finally responded to a media request with a carefully crafted response that read in part:  “We can confirm that Kaiser Permanente did not require or request Ms. Fillon to work while using …

Hundreds Rally in Support of Nurse Fighting Kaiser

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“I am so happy”. Edith Fillon, RN felt the love as over 200 people attended her vigil that was designed to send a message to Kaiser Permanente that the public not only believes what they are doing is wrong, but that they are disgusted by it. Nurses, community advocates, healthcare professionals, and business leaders came from as far away as …