Mothers' Day at our house are most days of the year, when that special woman I married 54 years ago witnesses her efforts continuing to bloom after raising three boys and a girl – all leading successful lives in their vocations.
Mothers' Day at our house are most days of the year, when that special woman I married 54 years ago witnesses her efforts continuing to bloom after raising three boys and a girl – all leading successful lives in their vocations today.
Manteca's Cabral Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram dealership has purchased some $1,500 of entries to Saturday's Rina's Run that owner Don Cabral is offering to customers who take a test ride in a new car and mention the event by name.
Neighbors and other volunteers pitched in Friday morning to help remove the debris from an April 23 fire that destroyed one mobile home and caused extensive smoke damage to another in the 500 block of Moffat Boulevard.
Private attorney Gary Hickey and Deputy District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar are vying to fill the shoes of longtime San Joaquin County DA James Willett who is not running for reelection.
A 22-year-old Manteca man died in a solo motorcycle crash Monday afternoon on a southbound Highway 99 frontage road at Clark Road in Stockton.
David Stuart's passion for Indian history in California and Ripon is the result of him having been a third grader in Mavis Stouffer's class at Ripon Elementary School.
A detachment of seven JROTC cadets from Manteca High School served as honor guard pallbearers for a fellow cadet killed as he was walking home on the shoulder of East Highway 120.
The delivery van from Manteca Floral Shop on South Main Street was stolen over the weekend for the second time in seven months.
Drinking and driving kills all too often at graduation time across the country and Manteca schools' seniors are no exception to the potential carnage.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) held its AVOID the 10 DUI recognition and awards luncheon Tuesday at the Ripon Community Center honoring nearly 100 officers from the regional law enforcement agencies from Modesto to Stockton, along with Calaveras and Amador counties.
The annual Every 15 Minutes depiction of a tragic crash that could realistically involve seniors celebrating their graduation next month had an unusually somber tone as it came less than a week after a Manteca High freshman had been killed by a distracted driver.
Ripon's Community Yard Sale is set for Saturday, May 3, at Mistlin Park from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the park on River Road just east of Jack Tone Road.
More than 30 firefighters battled a mobile home fire late Tuesday night attempting to keep the blazing inferno from setting adjacent structures on fire in the 500 block of Moffat Boulevard.
Ripon's recycling program is supporting the community schools' parent/faculty clubs benefiting the children within the Ripon Unified School District.
An alert citizen helped Ripon Police find an indecent exposure suspect within nine hours from the time the man allegedly exposed himself to two young girls under 18.
Six-year-old Emily Hum dropped by Manteca's Union Road fire station Wednesday to meet some special guys - firefighters and medics who saved her life.
The Ripon Police Department hosted the Advanced Junior Police Academy for two weeks from July 7-18 18 with 14 cadets under the direction of Officer Trevor McGinnis.
John Mangelos is being installed as the Ripon Chamber of Commerce president Thursday night for the second time.
Some 300 Police Explorers from throughout the state converged on Ripon High to test their proficiencies in day-to-day police tactics and procedures in the fourth year of the Central Valley Explorer Competition.
Ripon is exploring having two water systems - one for domestic use and the other for landscaping.
One Manteca grandmother remembered a newspaper story about pleas for money to get out of jail by "grandsons" that warned her of the fraud that was confronting her on the telephone.
Two days of police skills competitions face some 35 teams of teenage police explorers from throughout California and as far away as Honolulu on Friday and Saturday at Ripon High School for the Fourth Annual Central Valley Explorer Challenge.
A fire described as suspicious caused $150,000 in damages to a Manteca home at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the 200 block of El Capitan Avenue.
In less than 60 hours police solved what turned out to be the biggest vehicle theft ever in Manteca recovering three of five vehicles stolen and making two arrests.
It was fast police work from Saturday to Tuesday noon in finding those responsible for the theft and arson of high profile commercial vehicles valued at over $400,000 and parked next to a Manteca hotel in an daring caper in the dark of night.
Three stolen Tillamook Cheese microbuses valued at $300,000 were located in Copperopolis Monday night by a county-wide law enforcement team led by Manteca Police Department officers.
A Tillamook Cheese sales tour caravan was disrupted when five of its vehicles were stolen from a Manteca hotel parking places Saturday with two of them being torched a day later by thieves.
The late Les Reile made a habit of feeding the hungry in Manteca, Ripon, Escalon and Stockton.
A wrestling scene was filmed Wednesday in the Manteca High gym for a movie designed to help teens grappling with depression.