Sticky Fingers : Stockton Teacher “Jennifer Ann Matuska” said she took the Cash!


Last December, Elementary School teacher,  Jennifer Ann Matuska admitted stealing over twenty five thousand smackers from Stockton’s Taylor Elementary, Parent Teacher Organization for her personal use. The jig was up after teachers questioned why there were no funds left for certain activities that had already been set up. The school discovered the organization’s bank account had been wipedContinue reading “Sticky Fingers : Stockton Teacher “Jennifer Ann Matuska” said she took the Cash!”

Sacramento Downtown Arena : (Thoughts of Stockton) Voters should Approve Funding


Sacramentans can exhale, the Kings are staying and the Maloof‘s are gone.  Mayor Johnson  efforts must be commended . Once the celebrating ends and the last bit of purple confetti is swept away, reality begins. A few weeks after the council approved a non binding  $258 million term sheet.  City Manager John Shirey told theContinue reading “Sacramento Downtown Arena : (Thoughts of Stockton) Voters should Approve Funding”

Stockton’s Bad Rep


What does The City of Stockton and Lindsay Lohan have in common?   Anytime they’re in the press, its bad press.   For Stockton, that means someone was robbed, or murdered.  Good news is in short supply in this city of three hundred thousand.     Last Sunday my friends and I toured the city.Continue reading “Stockton’s Bad Rep”

Sacramento Kings-Arena Deal: Seattle vs Sacramento (Seattle has the edge)


Its a stressful time for the  National Basketball Association board of governors.  Two cities, Seattle Washington and Sacramento California are vying for one  professional basketball team the Sacramento Kings. The issue for both cities may come down to  which city is in the best position to build a new arena? In 2006, Sacramentians voted against a measureContinue reading “Sacramento Kings-Arena Deal: Seattle vs Sacramento (Seattle has the edge)”

Officer, I’m The Guard! (UPDATE)-The Accused Speaks


We received a comment from a person saying he was  Duztynn Eisenga of Stockton. “I was guarding the house while the family was away on medical emergency. It was not an uzi. The firearm was a rifle purchased from a local gunshop. I regret not following stockto police commands, they have a hard enough job asContinue reading “Officer, I’m The Guard! (UPDATE)-The Accused Speaks”

Officer, I’m the Guard!


29 year old Duztynn Eisenga of Stockton, caught the eye of the neighbors on the 600 block of North Sutter Street wearing a trench coat and carrying an Uzi submachine gun . When the police arrived, he told the officers he was guarding their place while they were away.  The police found two other loaded gunsContinue reading “Officer, I’m the Guard!”

STRAIGHT OUT OF STOCKTON (airport)


Weeks of  indecision costs me.  Was I driving or flying to Las Vegas?  A drive would take 10 hours and even in my fuel efficient car, gas would cost about $82 each way.   After a few days of an exhausting  internet search, the best fare I found was out of Oakland, however parking and fuel cost from Sacramento virtually erased anyContinue reading “STRAIGHT OUT OF STOCKTON (airport)”

No Drama, No Embarrassing Photos: Assmemblywoman Cathleen Galgiani is simply gay


STOCKTON — Assemblywoman Cathleen Galgiani is gay, she said Tuesday during an interview at The Record. Galgiani, D-Livingston, said that by coming out now, she hopes to send a positive message to young people who are struggling to come to terms with their sexual identity. “It sickens me that young people would think about takingContinue reading “No Drama, No Embarrassing Photos: Assmemblywoman Cathleen Galgiani is simply gay”