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.
Manteca Police Officer Randy Chiek has lost his canine partner "Coal".
Answering the screams of a woman crying out for help, Manteca Police Officer Greg Beall heroically kicked in the door of a Manteca home in late September to put a stop to what was described as the repeated raping of a woman who had been kidnapped.
Vehicle burglaries in the Manteca community are drawing the ire of victims who found their car windows smashed and valuables missing.
RIPON - New China Restaurant in Ripon has achieved the ranking of "Overall Excellence" among the nation's Chinese dining spots.
Manteca's Breast Imaging Center at Doctors Hospital was toured by California State Senator Lois Wolk of the Fifth District.
Kathy Perry was something of a hero in the dog world Friday when she went out of her way and actually put her life on the line to rescue a scared and helpless canine she witnessed running into traffic.
High school students created a disturbing presence as they walked in front of a northbound Union Pacific train Friday afternoon bringing an immediate reaction from police.
The Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps at East Union High School is about building character and teaching respect for others – especially for the older and wiser senior citizens.
RIPON - The Ripon Police department opened a dialog with the first of a series of community chat sessions with residents Wednesday night at their North Wilma Avenue headquarters.
Two Stockton men sauntered out of the Manteca courthouse Tuesday morning and walked diagonally across the street to where they had parked a car that allegedly had been stolen in Stockton on Dec. 23.
Dennis Christopher Vigil was born Sept. 21, 1970 in Hayward, CA.
Manteca District Ambulance paramedic Troy Hawkins, 30, had a premonition – one he acted on – that saved the life of his 34-year-old brother Travis from a snowmobile accident and a freezing death in deep snow.
The theft of an Olympic Silver medal from the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing devastated a Manteca couple when they returned to their home after a holiday trip.
Maddy Hudson made the cut.
Ripon Christian Schools is ending the annual Spiritual Emphasis Week with Service Project Day on Friday for over 600 students from kindergarten through high school seniors.
The value of search and rescue dogs throughout the state was demonstrated before Manteca Unified School District's law enforcement and fire service students in the be.tech Academy's "First Responders" program.
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.