It isn't uncommon for Randy Pearsall to hit as many as 24 different craft shows and boutiques throughout the West in a given year.
LATHROP – Omar Ornelas is not just Lathrop's newest council member but at age 19 he's the youngest ever to serve on a City Council in the South County.
By the time the sun sets on Friday, Jim and Jesse Costa are going to be two of the most tired guys in town.
LATHROP - The era of Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos is upon us.
RIPON – The Stouffer Field Revitalization Project is once again alive and well.
Doug McCreath owes a lot to his passion for the game of football.
All that 12-year-old Kayla Terry could do Friday night as she stood in the glow of the 130,000-plus Christmas light display at Dale Brock's Manteca home was marvel.
The East Union Lancers once again relied on sharp-shooting and solid defense to take a step further in the Modesto City Classic Friday night by downing Los Banos 56-45 and secure their second victory of the season.
The combination of strong defense and sure-shooting helped the Ripon Christian girls cruise to its second victory in as many nights, this time by a 48-28 margin over the Downey Knights in the consolation championship of the Escalon Tournament Friday.
Anthony Baylock couldn't have been happier when he walked up to the community Christmas tree with his foster mother Thursday night, and placed his ornament on a branch.
An improved defensive performance proved to be the key for the Ripon Christian girls basketball team in its second game of the season Thursday night.
LATHROP – David Silveira loves his job.
Manteca filmmaker Jon Walkup credits his time in the video production class at Sierra High School – where he graduated from last year – as providing him with the supportive environment he needed to tackle his artistic endeavors.
RIPON – For more than a decade the annual 'Taste of Ripon' has allowed residents to mingle with downtown merchants in a friendly and festive environment.
Tommy's Beach Bar and Grill owners Marcus and Shelley Shahen don't want to close the doors on the establishment that they've operated faithfully for the last four years.
It is going to cost nearly $150 million for levee upgrades to protect Manteca, Lathrop, Weston Ranch, and parts of rural south Manteca from a 200-year flood.
Good luck getting California's diverse special interest groups to agree on anything.
RIPON – After an explosive defensive Ripon Christian start left the visiting Orestimba Wildcats wearing roller-skates and its fleet-footed gunslinger struggling to breathe, the Southern League opener at Stouffer Field Friday night looked like an exercise in futility.
STOCKTON – Being linked to school board hopefuls with serious ethical questions might not be the worst thing for Sam Fant.
Your garbage might just be going to power your home.
It might not be the most unique approach at making a stand.
LATHROP – Another 50 jobs are coming to Lathrop.
A pharmacy that discovered back in July that one of its employees had been pilfering highly-addictive narcotics from its supply is getting an extra-close look by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
STOCKTON – Testimony has been given. Both sides have made their case.
SONORA – If the game could have been summed up by a single play, this was it.
Does Manteca Unified School District board candidate Ashley Drain know the way home?
Children slip through the cracks.
LATHROP – Rosalinda Valencia doesn't want homeless people rifling through the trash in Lathrop.
The mother of 11-year-old Hunter Davis wishes she would have done things differently.
He calls himself "Joe."