RIPON - An 18-year-old Ripon man was taken down by a police taser after he reportedly moved toward officers with a steak knife Wednesday night in the 200 block of South Walnut Avenue.
A Manteca municipal street worker was clipped by a truck mirror while directing traffic at a paving project on the east Highway 99 Frontage Road Wednesday afternoon as he attempted to stop a motorist driving on the wrong side of the roadway.
Two Stockton men were caught in the act robbing a 7-Eleven clerk at gunpoint shortly before 4 a.m. Wednesday.
A Ripon Police Department veteran of 13 years, Lt. Ed Ormonde, 37, was elevated to the chief's position at the opening of the city's regular City Council session Tuesday night.
A retired Manteca couple returning home from church surprised a burglar rummaging through their valuables shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday morning in the 100 block of Mylnar Avenue, north of East Yosemite Avenue.
Manteca's image and the safety of its residents are at the heart of a proactive campaign being launched this month by municipal code enforcement officers.
Sending boys to summer camp is the No. 1 goal behind an annual community fundraising campaign by the Friends of Scouting, according to its chairman, John Coburn, senior vice president of Oak Valley Community Bank.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca is only one of 10 medical facilities in the nation to earn a "Quality Breast Center of Excellence".
Conquering breast cancer has a lot to do with the "4 Fs," Daffodil Days fundraising kick-off luncheon speaker Kristy Zane told a room full of campaign volunteers Wednesday at Doctors Hospital of Manteca.
The theft of metal siding from a stack of building materials Wednesday afternoon led to the arrest of two men as they drove northward on Cottage Avenue with a load stashed in the rear of their pickup with a camper shell.
It's been all about "thug control" in the taking back of a residential area near Crestwood Avenue and Cottonwood Drive just south of Lathrop Road over the last three years.
John Coburn – a longtime Manteca banker – will serve as the first manager of the new Manteca branch of the Oak Valley Community Bank set to open in May.
A clarion call went out to members of the Del Webb at Woodbridge residential community asking for volunteers to support as many as six public service groups in Manteca.
Be careful what you ask for in this cold and flu season – you might get a surprise like I did recently after looking just about everywhere for the cough drops I have used for years – the tried and true small boxes of Vicks.
A Saturday morning breakfast at Johnny's Restaurant will give Manteca residents a chance to question Police Chief Dave Bricker about community policing.
Shannon Wesley is a guardian angel of sorts for dogs and cats housed in the Ripon animal shelter making sure they have blankets, towels and toys.
Rotarians, the police and senior citizens alike - among others - have been breaking the law in Ripon by staging bingo games in city-owned facilities.
The Are You Okay team of the Manteca Seniors Helping Area Residents and Police volunteer corps were emotional as they witnessed the planting of a tree in St. Francis Park for a Manteca woman they checked on her condition in her home every day.
Bingo is a game of chance and as such is strictly controlled under Ripon and state statutes.
George Rocha has retired and closed his barber shop that was once the butcher shop of a Ripon market at the corner of Main Street and Stockton Avenue.
Ripon's hot air balloon and kite festival known as "Color the Skies" may be over.
Longtime Ripon benefactor Tony Mistlin has proven many times how much he loves his community and the fireworks event on the Fourth of July.
Five people from two vehicles died Tuesday in the heavy early morning fog on Van Allen Road at Highway 4 in eastern San Joaquin County, according to CHP spokesman James Smith.
Iraq combat veteran Nick Cargill was out of bed Sunday.
Two drivers and at least one passenger injured in a noontime crash in the 100 block of South Main Street Friday were transported to area hospitals by two Manteca Ambulances.
The Manteca Street Crimes Unit put a 29-year-old Manteca man, David Lee Tipton, behind bars Friday morning for allegedly operating a chop shop at his home after conducting a probation search at about 10:30.
RIPON – It's a classic burger at the downtown Ripon Roadhouse sure to leave egg yolk running down your fingers and hands with the first bite.
Manteca infantryman Nick Cargill, 24, opened his eyes for the first time after being in a coma for seven days following a horrific New Year's morning crash caused by an alleged drunken driver.
A 14-year-old boy riding his bicycle was struck by a car in the 1900 block of Sparrow Hawk Way just south of Atherton Drive at 4 p.m. Thursday in the neighborhood southeast of the Airport Way and 120 Bypass interchange
Senior citizen patients at Doctors Hospital of Manteca are being given advanced care since the launching of the new Niche program.