RIPON - Ron and Jamie McManis have built their Ripon winery as an outgrowth of their marriage – expanding into every state in the country as well as foreign markets – in a love story that has continued to blossom.
A 25-year-old Manteca woman held onto the windshield wipers of her husband's mini-van for dear life as he allegedly drove at speeds reaching 100 miles per hour between Manteca and Pleasanton.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca's staff knows the importance of heart health.
RIPON - The Manteca JC Penney store is a $6,500 sponsor for the Ripon Christian High team involved in a robotic design development competition taking place at the University of California at Davis over three days beginning March 17.
The Ripon Almond Blossom Festival can best be described as a "family" in the reunion sense of the word – not just blood kin – but with neighbors, community members coming together from near and far.
A major Mexican drug trafficking ring that touched Manteca, Stockton and Sacramento had 90 pounds of methamphetamines and more than 30 kilograms of cocaine along with $1.1 million in cash seized by federal agents earlier this month will face arraignment on Monday in U.S. Federal Court in Sacramento.
Manteca developer Antone "Tony" Raymus brought his bride Marie to Manteca from the Azores over 50 years ago for the beginning of a love story that continues today even after his death some six years ago.
RIPON - Two sisters have opened what they describe as an "exclusive bra shop" in downtown Ripon with lingerie they say can't be found elsewhere in the immediate Central Valley.
Manteca area students planning a career in the medical field are urged to pick up a scholarship application at the front desk of Doctors Hospital of Manteca.
The Highway 99 corridor – long known for drug trafficking operations – led law enforcement officers to a series of arrests of nine individuals suspected to be part of a drug sales ring.
An early morning stabbing that grew out of a domestic disturbance in a residence in the 400 block of Jessie Avenue sent a 65-year-old woman to San Joaquin County Hospital with multiple stab wounds and her son to a Modesto hospital with chest pains, Manteca Police said.
RIPON - It wasn't in kindergarten where school secretary Debbie King learned all she needed to know about life, but in her parents' grocery stores where she greeted customers on a daily basis beginning in her mid-teen years.
A dramatic two-car collision that saw one vehicle slamm into the front of a home at 548 S. Sequoia Ave. drew many nearby residents out of their homes at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday.
Three animal shelter volunteers, dressed in blue smocks and holding three tiny dogs in their arms made it obviously clear that the staffing of the new, modern facility is going to be set in a foundation of love.
Fire engulfed a brown 2000 Dodge Stratus an hour after a 16-year-old unlicensed student driver crashed it into a utility pole at Nile Avenue and Union Road after failing to make a left hand turn.
Ripon High School twins were an inspiration to each other throughout their four years of high school – along with their "mom" who was always there for them – urging them on to do better after their dad died some 10 years ago.
Ripon High graduating senior T.J. Hobbs was the alumni speaker for the Weston School graduation Wednesday night and spoke directly to the 49 eighth graders seated on stage, telling them to "get involved" in their new school next year.
An 85-year-old Manteca man allegedly stabbed his 56-year-old son shortly before midnight Wednesday in a home they shared.
Solman Aniss was one of four honor roll students at Joshua Cowell Elementary School eighth grade students who carried a 4.0 GPA for the entire year and, among others, spoke eloquently about changing the world for the better at Tuesday afternoon's promotion ceremonies.
An 8-year-old Tracy boy died in a boating accident in the San Joaquin River on Monday in Lathrop.
Eighth graders being promoted at Lathrop Elementary School were told Tuesday morning to "Make good choices and have the persistence with character to persevere in what has to be done," as they were being promoted to high school life.
The Bugle Call opening the Ripon Memorial Day ceremonies at the Ripon Cemetery Monday morning was one of the best coming from a career member of the U.S. Army Band - Starrann Wise.
The old proverbial breakfast bell is clanging on Thursday morning with doors opening at 8 a.m. with an open house for customers old and new at Tony and Mrs. K's café by a very special woman who has a passion for her customers as well as for her menus. It is a joy to call her my friend.
A Saturday night DUI check point in Ripon was unusually busy for officers according to Police Sgt. Steve Meece – mostly with drivers with suspended licenses or others who were driving without a license in their possession.
I pulled my 20-year-old dog out of the swimming pool Tuesday morning setting the tone for what I thought would become a dreaded birthday.
Fence boards exploded in every direction in a Grant Avenue alley near Sutter Street at 5:20 a.m. Friday when the driver of a late model Hyundai allegedly ran down a 20-year-old man on foot behind his home and crashed through rear fences in three back yards.
Five teens - 18 and 19 years old - who robbed Ripona Market at gunpoint last August have been sentenced to multi-year state prison terms.
Some $50,000 in small to half-grown marijuana plants were discovered in a Lathrop home Wednesday by police.
First grade students from St. Anthony's School were more attentive than their years during a field trip at Doctors Hospital of Manteca Monday morning where they were given a complete orientation of just what the hospital does for its patients young and old.
Manteca's Dr. Amarjit Dhaliwal has been recognized by the Stanislaus Medical Society as its oncology Doctor of the Year after 24 years of "compassionate care" in that county.