Dennis Williams thinks that it's about time that Manteca gets a much-needed fine dining restaurant.
RIPON - Sometimes all the effort in the world can prove to be too little too late.
Sure the fireworks on San Francisco's Embarcadero sparkle and the revelry is legendary.
Mike Mallory knows all too well that hunger never takes a holiday.
SALIDA - Ripon High's boys basketball team drew first blood Monday in its first game of the Modesto Christian Holiday Hoops Classic, of the premier tournaments in Northern California, against Burbank of Southern California.
RIPON – While the project itself is still in the conceptual phase, Ripon Community Athletic Foundation Design Coordinator Keith Anderson is lobbying hard for the installation of artificial surfaces for both the turf and the track at Ripon High's Stouffer Field.
Marco Martinez couldn't have looked happier as he climbed into his seat at Phil Waterford's Manteca Ford Mercury Friday morning with his new Hot Wheels set in his hand.
It's looked a lot like Christmas in Mike Morowit's Miner Mart liquors since November.
Chuck Crutchfield knows that the current state of the economy is hamstringing families, and that the arrival of the Christmas season is only putting additional strain on cash-strapped parents.
Phil Waterford wants to make sure that the less fortunate have something to smile about for Christmas.
LATHROP – Omar Ornelas is now the youngest person to ever sit on the Lathrop City Council.
LATHROP - The Lathrop-Manteca Firefighters Association is doing their part to make sure that families in need of assistance still get the chance to sit down and break bread on Christmas Day.
It might have taken the Sierra Timberwolves a little time to make sure everything was firing on all cylinders Saturday night in their non-league contest against the Beyer.
Despite holding an 8-point lead heading into the fourth quarter the Ripon Indians simply couldn't hold off a late charge by the Bret Harte Bullfrogs in the championship round of the 2010 Ripon Winter Classic.
Harry Mok wants to alert kids to how much of an impact recycling can actually make.
It appears that all of the incumbents vying for reelection in Lathrop will secure another term.
Are Manteca Unified School District's two newly-elected trustees - Ashley Drain and Alexander Bronson - legal residents of the areas they were elected to represent?
Unless Lathrop takes the necessary steps to protect the community from the threat of a 200-year-flood, all development in the community could come grinding to a halt in 2016.
It was the kind of moment that can take the air out of a stadium.
Emily Darrin was late for class as she hurriedly stared at the gas pump and watched as the $10 that she prepaid rolled across the digital screen.
Trony Wyrick learned everything she knows from the military.
He was remembered as the life of the party – the guy that always had the smile and always had time for his family.
The man that Lathrop Police believe is responsible for at least two incidents of indecent exposure to minors near an elementary school might also be responsible for at least two others.
On the surface it seems strange – and dangerous – enough.
He threatened it at a Lathrop City Council meeting almost two months ago.
It's one of those freak things that somebody ends up saying while heavily intoxicated and ends up getting printed simply because it was said.
Last year the Manteca Police Department made 2,779 arrests.
RIPON – It had all of the makings of a senior night for the ages.
It could take days – or longer – before the three Lathrop City Council candidates separated by less than two-dozen votes know for sure whether they've earned one of the two available seats.
City of Lathrop's power bill is about to get a major adjustment.