RIPON - A spirited performance of "Total Comedy Live!" is set to open Thursday, Oct. 29, on the Ripon High School stage.
The "Breakfast Bunch" was the hit of the Athens restaurant dining room Wednesday morning – a first for the group of longtime childhood friends who gave the small diner a thumbs up.
Ripon Mayor Chuck Winn reads a resolution during this week's council session saluting 10 members of Boy Scout Troop 440 sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. In part it reads, "These Eagle Scouts have performed committee service projects benefitting the Ripon community and have saved the city a considerable amount of money and staff time for the Public Works Department." The boys honored are Mark Bigelow, Matthew Gay, Derrick Lake, Kevin Thompson, Jason Williamson, Lucas Brown, Cole Herrin, Quinn McMurtrey, Ben Tolman and Jordan Williamson.
A simmering kettle of stew on the stove Thursday afternoon led to a fire that took all Manuel Rego, 67, had in life – leaving his mobile home a burned-out shell.
Marijuana-laced Rice Krispies and Cap'n Crunchberry clusters were found in a probation search at a Manteca residence in the 800 block of Ralph Street Thursday morning.
It's a Delta College Theatre production – "A Piece of My Heart" – starring East Union High grad Amanda Lewis.
It was a "red letter day" for Mountain Valley Express Wednesday as PG&E put on a breakfast spread for 175 workers and business associates at the Manteca trucking terminal recognizing the firm for its environmental leadership.
RIPON - The South San Joaquin Irrigation District plan to provide retail electrical power to Ripon got the nod of city fathers Tuesday night at the end of an emotionally heated council meeting.
Cabral Chrysler Jeep Dodge was hit by thieves between Sunday night and Tuesday morning, according to owner Bill Cabral.
Three Manteca women were arrested Tuesday morning at their Snyder Street residents by Manteca Police detectives on a routine parole search.
An off-duty Manteca police officer returning from Stockton on Highway 99 at French Camp Road recognized a 1982 Chevy Caprice as it cut him off as the suspect vehicle in a Saturday afternoon armed robbery in Manteca.
Some five pounds of marijuana buds and hash were discovered in a north Manteca home Friday morning valued at about $3,000.
Arrested again for very much the same thing she was jailed for previously, Lastarza Beatrice Williams, 27, was escorted to a Manteca Police transport van Thursday afternoon yelling at officers and kicking.
The theft of several flat screen LCD televisions and hotel bedding brought about the arrest of a 38-year-old Manteca man Wednesday morning.
Three fires erupting within an hour stretched Manteca's fire equipment to a breaking point prompting firefighters to look to Lathrop and Ripon departments for mutual aid as they called in off-duty fire fighters and reserve personnel.
The Color the Skies hot air balloon extravaganza coming next weekend to Ripon is made possible by teamwork with volunteers from churches, schools and the community at large.
It's like a bow placed on a package – the new wrought iron and steel entry gate at the refurbished Ripon High Stadium just in time for next week's opening celebration after years of work and leadership by Vince and Stephanie Hobbs.
Ripon Police converged on a late model rental car shortly before 2 p.m. Monday as it left the Bank of the West on Main Street with three men from Los Angeles, Fresno and Madera in possession allegedly of a cache of forged credit and ID cards.
Verizon land line telephone customers in Ripon experienced a loss of dial tones in their handsets as well as interruption in their Internet and Wi-Fi services over the weekend. While intermittent loss of service was first reported early on Saturday it became widespread about noon with some customers thinking the interruption was either in their computers or in their routers.
Ripon Rotary President Harrison Gibbs has never been known to let grass grow under his feet and taking on his club's presidency is no different.
Shots rang out shortly before noon Saturday in a quiet residential neighborhood across from Veritas School at the intersection of Pagola Avenue and Collins Street where two men in their early 20s were struck by gunfire - one in the leg and the other in the buttocks.
Kristin Olsen is making her mark at the State Capitol.
There is no homeless population living in Ripon thanks to the Ripon Police Department and the courtesies they extend when locating adult transients entering the community, according to Lt. Steve Merchant.
The Manteca Fire Department's Tip-A-Firefighter for the benefit of the Give Every Child a Chance free tutoring program is Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Applebee's restaurant on East Yosemite Avenue.
Life is fleeting.
The Ripon Animal Shelter is devoted to the caring of lost pets from throughout the community and is seen as a special place when it comes to dropping off unwanted canines where many of them are accepted by traveling rescue operations.
A cops and robbers" drama played out shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday at the Ripona Market where five individuals allegedly robbed the small mom and pop store of cash, alcohol and a loaded firearm.
Weston School is being torn down this week to make way for new permanent classrooms.
A late Tuesday morning grass fire that leveled a homeless encampment on Lathrop Road near the Raley's Shopping Center at Union Road happened amid three fire department's emergency rescue calls to homes in the area.
A 57-year-old Manteca woman pled guilty this week to charges of filing false claims for her federal income tax returns.