The effort to reach out to local elementary students seems to have paid off for the Manteca Idol Board of Directors hoping to attract a broader cross-section of the community for the annual performance competition.
Phil Waterford had many things to be thankful for as he stood before a packed house at the Manteca Senior Center for the Manteca Community Prayer Breakfast Thursday morning.
Things weren't looking good for Steven Gigli after he turned the ball over to East Union head coach Dan Triglia in the third inning and made the short walk from the mound to shortstop.
MODESTO – Eight local artists will be featured on a 32-track compilation showcasing the rising stars of the Central Valley music scene.
By JASON CAMPBELL
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields made his case for taking over the retail power distribution from PG&E in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon to more than two dozen people at the Manteca library Monday night.
Forget Mamma Mia or the Phantom of the Opera.
Lisa Garcia didn't even know that she had been nominated for a Best of Manteca award.
A group of Manteca Republican women are hoping to bring back a local political group that hasn't been active in the city for some time.
Sometimes all it takes in baseball to change the course of the game is a single swing of the bat.
The race for the Republican nomination to represent the 11th congressional district and oust two-term incumbent Jerry McNerney just got a little bit thinner.
While it certainly helps, it wasn't Motor Trend's "Truck of the Year" designation that created the buzz around the 2010 Dodge Ram Cummins diesel.
A trip down memory lane for Kevin Terpstra usually involves some sort of fire suit.
After months of searching for a location in Manteca and finding that almost every viable commercial space was occupied, Community Hospice wasn't optimistic about opening a new thrift store in The Family City.
Jamar Berry and the rest of his sixth-grade classmates from Great Valley Elementary knew the basics of recycling and what steps to take in order to preserve the environment.
Les Thomas is patriotic.
One of the two suspected Hells Angels motorcycle club members believed to be responsible for the murder of 26-year-old Daniel Martinez of Lathrop in August of 2011 will be in court today.
LATHROP – Only one of the three incumbents has taken the first step towards securing his seat for the next four years.
It's been more than four months since vagrants crawling through a dumpster behind a Manteca dental office discovered the body of 22-year-old Kelly Marelich.
The waiting game continues for Manteca Pastor Rob Cox.
It seems so convenient.
Phil Waterford loves Manteca's patriotic backbone.
A 47-year-old man awaiting trial on vehicle theft charges was captured by San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputies on the 900 block of South Airport Road Sunday morning after fleeing from the county honor farm.
According to a Manteca Police Department investigation, the 58-year-old man arrested last week on a host of felony child sexual assault charges used threats of violence to manipulate his two juvenile victims.
TRACY – The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man that they believe murdered a man over the weekend and left his body in a South County field.
Dennis Bitters would rather not see you.
They come in waves.
Everything comes in cycles for Karla Fredricks.
The picture was familiar to anybody who had followed the local news within the last week – the bullet-ridden Ford Explorer used in the failed getaway attempt by the Bank of the West robbers that ended with three people dead in North Stockton.
The West Nile Virus is more prevalent in San Joaquin County now than it was at this time last year.