Carole Gordon was ready to play ball even before the umpire called it.
LATHROP – The time for talking about taco trucks has passed.
It was the hand-to-hand combat that drew Joe Klabouch to the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Jesse Ramirez has been planning for the 15th annual Crossroads Street Faire for months.
The Manteca High School Thespian Club has hit one of the park.
It's been more than four months since the Second Harvest Food Bank made their big push for turkeys and donations to make sure that families had a decent meal to enjoy during the holidays.
TRACY – Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos doesn't have to worry about walking too close to the house of one of his neighbors anymore.
Two armor-clad warriors step into the circle hoisting their heavy steel swords above their waist as they move clockwise and focus on their opponent.
LATHROP – Water and sewer rates could increase for Lathrop residents over the course of the next two years.
Al Baylacq and Mary Petrucci have a lot of things to look back on in their lives.
Sal Montes pulls his waterproof boots up to just below his knees before he prepares to wade out into the lake that has become the sidewalk in front of his Manteca home.
Richard King traveled more than half-a-million miles to 79 different countries during his one-year stint as the president of Rotary International.
"Snow White and the Seven Dwarves" is a story that most people are intimately familiar with.
Professional football is once again going to be a reality in Stockton.
LATHROP – Rick Cavaco says that he just wants Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos to leave him and his family alone.
By JASON CAMPBELL
Max Martin enjoys the cold.
A Manteca oncologist that was fined $550,000 last week as part of a settlement with the United States Department of Justice and the Department of Health and Human Services was swept up as part of a larger probe of an international distributor of non-FDA approved chemotherapy medication.
A Manteca oncologist has agreed to pay the federal government $550,000 after an investigation concluded that he fraudulently billed public insurers for cancer treatment drugs that weren't approved for use in the United States and then dispensed them to his patients.
It's a harsh $168 million reality.
LATHROP – Over the course of the last six months the Lathrop City Council has approved spending just over $191,000 for a restroom at River Park South, the demolition and reconstruction of the 7th Street Skate Park, study space at City Hall and solar lighting at Woodfield Park.
Gordon Kennedy trudges between rooms of his music lesson studio lackadaisically.
Dale Fritchen – a former two-term Manteca Unified trustee – believes that the school board has violated the Brown Act in at least three instances.
Don't expect to find that complimentary glass of water on your table the next time you sit down at a restaurant.
Four winters. Four consecutive years of drought.
If the murder case won't be enough to potentially keep Richard Howard Watkins behind bars for life, the other charges very likely will.
Last week a 27-year-old Manteca man was discovered dead in a county jail cell after Manteca Police officers arrested him earlier that night for public intoxication outside of a 7-Eleven convenience store.
Ashley Drain has absolutely no problem with the Manteca Unified "Going Digital" initiative.
Kevin Tate uses no carnival barkers.
It's a quote that has been attributed to many great thinkers across history, most recently Winston Churchill.