All I knew about The Lisa Project was that it had something to do with showing child abuse through the eyes of the victims.
LATHROP – Jorvic Ramos and Justin Fernandez stood tall as they made their way across the Lathrop High School campus.
WESTON RANCH -The wind that swept through the stadium at Weston Ranch Thursday evening might have been more of a sign than most people realized.
It might have been a small class of students that participated in the eighth grade promotion ceremony Tuesday evening at Veritas Elementary, but that only made the ceremony all the more intimate.
WESTON RANCH – Robert Acoba had a lot to smile about Wednesday morning.
For East Union High valedictorian Chris Scogna, high school has been a balancing act.
Felix Gonzales lit up like a Christmas tree when he made his way into the foyer of Manteca High's main gymnasium Tuesday evening, staring out at the packed house of parents, teachers and friends that were there to celebrate the promotion of Sequoia Elementary's eighth-grade class.
Lavonte Taylor's future is so bright that he has to wear shades. Literally.
LATHROP – At first glance Amici Sushi looks like the trendy upscale eatery you'd find in San Francisco or New York.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
Brianna Voller was both nervous and scared when she heard her name called Friday morning to get her diploma at the Manteca Adult School graduation ceremony.
When David Ramirez walks across the podium at Weston Ranch High School next week to get his high school diploma, he'll have an extra wide smile on his face.
LATHROP – Are Lathrop Police culturally insensitive?
Editor's note: This story is part of a series on the valedictorians, salutatorians and senior class presidents at high schools in Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Weston Ranch.
The signs are everywhere that Manteca Children's Foundation board member Chuck Crutchfield looks.
It took less than a week for a jury to convict Michael Roessler in the murder of 51-year-old rural Manteca Michael Lawrence.
As a Weston Ranch parent Alison Ordner was stunned when she believed was slandered, threatened and cyber-bullied when she tried to raise a concern.
When is a personal Facebook page no longer personal?
There's nothing small about the proposed Lathrop Gateway Business Park.
Every move that Brad Peters makes is thought out.
That meme with the tough-faced toddler holding up his fist to signal an accomplishment?
If it all goes according to plan the City of Lathrop might have just made its last $1.2 million debt service payment for a series of bonds taken out to participate in the South County Water Supply Project.
When the City of Lathrop sends representatives to Washington, D.C., as part of an annual lobbying trip they hope to bring back more than dirty clothes in a suitcase.
Devonte Jenkins has one semester left before he's done at Modesto Junior College and headed off to Southern California to fulfill his lifelong dream of attending film school.
It's really a simple equation when you boil it all down.
Forget the fancy charts and the complicated graphs - the message was simple.
Lathrop used 17 percent less water in 2014.
Martha Landon used to dread pulling her GMC Yukon XL up to the gas pump.
The wave of Americans with Disability Act lawsuits that plagued Manteca and Ripon businesses over the course of the last year could be stalled if a bill introduced by State Senator Cathleen Galgiani takes effect.
Tina Murphy can't wait until her lease is over.