Ripon's neighbor just across the Stanislaus River is following the Almond Capital's successful 1945 effort to become a city in its own right by first forming a non-profit chamber of commerce and uniting its residents through the use of the neighborhood computer network website dubbed www.nextdoor.com.
Jaime H. Portillo, 29, of Galt is being charged with manslaughter in the fiery fatal crash Saturday afternoon north of Escalon on Mariposa Road that claimed the life of the 43-year-old Modesto driver of a 2013 Peterbilt propane tanker that spread its 8,000 gallon load over 1,000 feet of roadway following a three-vehicle collision.
There's plenty going on in Ripon in the coming days. Events this week in Ripon will range from the opening and ribbon cutting of the new Togo's Restaurant on Colony Road adjacent to the Save Mart Shopping Center on Thursday, Sept. 5, from 11:30 a.m. to noon. Magpie Antiques will host a Ripon Chamber of commerce coffee this coming Friday at their corner location on First Street west of the Ripon Fire Department headquarters from ...
RIPON - William Hendy, 27, of Ceres has been arrested by Ripon officers as a second suspect in a recent commercial burglary and booked into San Joaquin County Jail, according to First Sergeant Steve Merchant.
It's going to be a celebration of life – a better life – for the countless patients who have been served by Ripon's Bethany Home over the last 50 years.
Congressman Jeff Denham was introduced to the $1.2 million MAKOplasty robotic system at Doctors Hospital of Manteca to learn how easy it is to navigate the robotic arm to perform a partial knee replacement.
Manteca's Le Croissant Bakery is unique in many ways from its breads and pastries to its offerings at a number of farmers' from Stockton to Pinole. It's not hard to find nestled in the center of a string of businesses across from the city's main post office in the 100 block of North Maple Avenue.
The Hobbs family worked from dawn to dusk Monday to lay personalized fund raising bricks in the walkway from the ticket booth to the snack bar at the Ripon High athletic field.
Ripon police detectives recovered $8,000 in valuables from a commercial burglary Wednesday within 24 hours of the theft, according to First Sgt. Steve Merchant.
Manteca Police bomb squad officer Mike Keener checks a suspicious red bag at the front door at the Bank of the West on East Yosemite Avenue near Highway 99. The bank was cleared of customers and employees, police said for about 45 minutes after the 1:30 p.m. incident. The smell of ammonia from toxic food remnants drew the concern of the bank management. A witness reported seeing a man walk by the bank's door ...
The alleged knife assault on a Union Pacific Railroad work crew foreman on Highway 99 at the Stanislaus River sent a 32-year-old Morgan Hill man to jail shortly after noon on Monday.
Estrella Rodriguez is a "people person" who has been handling surgical admissions at Doctors Hospital's front desk for the past eight years.
LATHROP - A retired Oakdale fisherman had two lines along the bank of the San Joaquin River at Mossdale Crossing when he heard a loud splash near the base of the railroad trestle.
Three suspected arson fires in a 13-hour period at an abandoned home on Union Road near Wawona Street fire kept the Manteca Fire Department and assisting agencies busy from the predawn hours to after 8 p.m. Friday.
Crime is trending down in Ripon. That's part of what Ripon Police officers shared on Wednesday during a forum for residents in Area Three at the police department. Police disussed their operations in neighborhoods and businesses west of Wilma Avenue and south of Highway 99. They announced their "10-13" program, which is code for making sure officers take time to make personal contacts with the residents on their beats. They are the catalyst to a ...
A two-night Christian-based ballet dance production on stage at the Ripon Christian High School Performing Arts Center is expected to draw thousands on Friday and Saturday nights.
Lori Knight of Ripon is the new owner of the popular Jake's Coffee, Tea and Sandwich shop in the Ace Hardware Shopping Center on the northeast corner of Main Street and Wilma Avenue.
A wanted auto theft suspect took a nap in the wrong spot shortly before 1:30 Tuesday afternoon in a stolen pickup truck and ended up behind bars with his female accomplice by late afternoon.
It's as much fun bouncing around on the new rubber playground base for Colony Oak students as it is climbing on the playground equipment.
It was a historic and yuletide transformation of the Manteca Museum this past weekend as a team of volunteers put up decorations and dressed mannequins in preparation for Sunday's traditional open house.
Doctors Hospital's near $1 million restoration of its emergency room opened to the public Monday morning with the cutting of a ceremonial ribbon with a crowd of nearly 100 hospital and municipal staffers on hand.
Nursing has been a passion for Linda Hutchings for the past 50 years – a career that was celebrated by Doctors Hospital administrators and staffers in their conference room recently.
It was something being near miraculous that brought a 2-year-old toddler back to life Sunday afternoon when a trio of first responders were out walking their dogs shortly before 5 p.m.
Manteca police officers of the last 50 years reflect a common passion to serve and protect the community they were sworn to patrol.
The official lighting of the 110-foot high Christmas tree in Ripon will take place tonight at 7 at the corner of First Street and Locust Avenue.
It was something of a history lesson for kindergarten children at Park View Elementary School when they hosted newcomers in the form of "Indians" from other Ripon schools to a Thanksgiving feast in their classroom on Tuesday.
In two separate robberies Tuesday – one at noon and the other at midnight – robbers hit Chase Bank at 123 Spreckels Avenue as well as Wal-Mart on South Main Street.
It takes $500,000 a year to keep the doors of the Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club open to provide a safe haven for 1,500 youth.
The Ripon Christian "Knights of the Roundtable" competitive civics challenge team took first out of 14 teams from as far away as the Bay Area at the annual regional contest.