A Foster Farms truck pulled into the Second Harvest Food Bank yard Friday morning with a load of some 700 turkeys to help in the feeding of needy families in Manteca and San Joaquin and Stanislaus counties.
Manteca business owner Francene Escobar learned a good lesson that no good turn ever goes unpunished for trying to help a young 15-year-old girl who she thought was stranded near the northbound I-5 off ramp at Lathrop Road Monday at 5:15 p.m.
A gun-toting bandit suspected of sticking up a Manteca Walgreens store in the 1000 block of North Main Street in the predawn hours Monday was captured by Stockton Police at about 1 p.m. the same day after allegedly robbing two more pharmacies.
A purse belonging to a fire victim was stolen from the lobby of America's Value Inn on East Yosemite Avenue near the El Rancho Mobile Home Park where Kathryn Swain and Bob St. John were burned out of their mobile home last Wednesday afternoon.
A long time community leader of 30 years – Charlie Gay – introduced "JustServe.org" to Ripon Rotarians, telling them how they can find volunteers through a new online source to help them reach their goals.