Sigrid Laird has been a household name for over 40 years, having taught some 5,000 children how to swim, ranging in age from toddlers to high school seniors.
The Manteca Police Canine Unit is in need of funding – a scheduled golf tournament on August 14 is hoped to make a difference.
An open house reception is planned for Dr. Marvin Bledsoe at Valley Oak Dental offices on West Yosemite Avenue at Trevino Avenue on Saturday, July 28, from 4 until 7 p.m.
RIPON - Ten young cadets in the Ripon Police Junior Police Academy ended their week being put through the paces of a high-risk felony car stop.
Two men were shot in drive-by shootings Tuesday night with one of the victims being knifed Wednesday morning after being released from an area hospital – later arrested, when for a second time, he was back in the hospital emergency room.
RIPON - Ripon's Police Chief Richard Bull who brought the best in cutting edge technology to the rank and file officer on the street in his 10-year tenure with the department announced his retirement Wednesday afternoon.
The Manteca Animal Shelter can be a sad place for employees and volunteers who do their best to see that the strays they pick up on the street are adopted out to good homes rather than being euthanized.
Manteca machinist Gary Duran says he has the answer to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and has built a prototype to prove his theory.
A wrong-way freeway driver was jailed on two counts of murder Monday when she was released from San Joaquin County Hospital 11 days after the July 1 crash.
Four retired U.S. Army warrant officers did their part in packing Susie Beeler's treats for troops stationed overseas recently as did members of the Manteca Federated Women's Club and the Camellia Gardens Women's Bible Study group.
RIPON - Jimmy Burgess continues to draw customers new and old into her Ripon bakery location with her pastry creations and her infectious smile. It's all about doing what's right for her customers, she said, as she added an adjoining store front for a cake shop.
RIPON - Ed Bynum – retired Ripon Fire Chief – was memorialized Friday morning inside the fire engine bays of the headquarters station on Stockton Avenue.
It was two Manteca public safety chiefs who made themselves available to the public over breakfast Saturday morning at Perko's Restaurant in the shadow of the Highway 99 and Yosemite Avenue intersection.
A 22-year-old Manteca man, who was face-to-face with an officer in the dark following an early Saturday morning domestic dispute, allegedly pulled a gun from his backside waist band and narrowly escaped being shot when his girlfriend jumped in front of him, Manteca Police said.
With bull horns in hand, Service Employees International, United Health Care Union organizers led a picket line in continuous chants outside the Palm Haven Care Center Thursday afternoon demanding better staffing and increased pay for workers.
By GLENN KAHL
By GLENN KAHL
By GLENN KAHL
Ripon Chamber of Commerce President Tamra Spade couldn't have been happier with the "sold out" crowd Saturday night at their first Lobster Fest fundraiser ...
Casa Flores Mexican restaurant at 1190 North Main Street – closed by a car crash two weeks ago – is expected to open its doors sometime next ...
There is a structured technology "boot camp" going on this week at the Manteca Unified School District office campus on for junior high students from ...
The federal Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agency (ATF) is looking for the person responsible for lobbing an explosive device into a back yard party July ...
Nathan Rowe is fighting for his life.
A flash bang grenade thrown in the driveway of the Ripon Community Center got the undivided attention of Ripon's advanced Junior Police Academy cadets.
Highway 99 commuters witnessed flames and black smoke pouring skyward about 6 p.m. Monday from a Frontage Road blaze adjacent to the northbound Austin ...
Harrison Gibbs was saluted as "Citizen of the Year" at Thursday night's annual installation of officers and awards dinner before a crowd of 124 ...
Young police cadets for Manteca, Ripon and the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department – aged 16 to 21 – took part in a large law enforcement ...
A Manteca Police canine got his man Thursday morning – biting a Sheriff's Honor Farm escapee into submission from his hiding place under a bed ...
A man and a woman in their early 20s were injured in a drive-by car-to-car shooting near the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Alameda Street ...
By GLENN KAHL