View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Glenn Kahl


Car club visits Chesapeake Landing for breakfast

The members of Manteca's Central Valley Early Iron Car Club made a difference at a recent "Men's Breakfast" at the Chesapeake Landing 55-and-over community on River Road in Ripon's north side when they arrived with their line of restored cars and trucks to add another flavor to the early morning treat for the women who didn't have to cook that day.

July 07, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Youth can draw inspiration from Komenich

Hardly a student at Manteca High School knows anything about Kim Komenich today - I know, as I continue to ask those I meet at the school and on the street with them answering, "Who?"

July 07, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Children’s Hospital Gets top ranking

Valley Children's Hospital in Madera – supported by Balloons Over Ripon – has been ranked by the U.S. News and World Report magazine has been ranked best in the nation in pediatric, orthopedics, pediatric diabetes and endocrinology, pediatric gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery.

July 07, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Rollover crash backs up traffic on Highway 99

Two big rigs were involved in a rollover crash at the southbound Highway 99 and the westbound Highway 120 Bypass connector at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday evening.

July 06, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Young cancer victim celebrates holiday with family, friends

Ten-year-old Emma Lockwood will be going through another chemotherapy session next week with her mother following her medical therapy charting on calendar pages and hearing that her daughter may be able to return to her class at Sequoia School in a motorized wheelchair in late September.

July 05, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Illegal fireworks ignite complaints from residents

One Manteca woman described it as a "war zone," referring to the cacophony of illegal fireworks booming throughout the city until Tuesday.

July 05, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon Rotarians get educated on safes

Ripon Rotarians were surprised to learn at their noon meeting at Spring Creek Country Club last Wednesday, June 28 that the Tractor Supply Co. – with a store on Jack Tone Road – is the nation's largest retailer of safes in the nation, according to Rotarian Ken Brown with 25 years tenure in the industry.

July 04, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Kiwanis continues Independence Day tradition

Once again, Mantecans flocked to the Kiwanis Club tradition of renewing old friendships over breakfast before the red, white and blue parade down Main Street with the help of the noon Rotary Club.

July 04, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


$7,000 worth of fireworks stolen

Thieves stole $7,000 in fireworks late Saturday night from a storage container behind the Northgate Community Church with profits going to pay for a leaky roof on the church building on Northgate Drive near the north-south bike path.

July 03, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Manteca Rotary installs officers

The Manteca Rotary Club's 58th Kick-Out and Installation of Officers Dinner was held Thursday night in the Manteca Transit Station with retired police chief Nick Obligacion becoming the new president succeeding Jeff Shields who led the South San Joaquin Irrigation District for years.

June 30, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


10-year-old Emma doing well with chemo treatment

Emma Lockwood, the 10-year-old Sequoia Elementary School fifth grader who has been fighting bone cancer, was reported to be doing well Wednesday afternoon.

June 29, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


SJ County no longer among Top 10 auto theft locales

Auto theft continues to decline in San Joaquin County.

June 29, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Firefighters rescue five from river by Ripon

Five family members trying to raft the cold and swift moving Stanislaus River were rescued Tuesday afternoon by Ripon firefighters who found them forced up against a log jam near Mohler and Moncure roads west of the Jack Tone Golf Course.

June 28, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Charges in fatal Manteca hit & run

A 41-year-old Manteca motorist was charged with manslaughter Sunday night following an 11 p.m. hit and run crash that claimed the life of a 74-year-old Modesto man at the Lathrop Road off ramp from Highway 99.

June 27, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Puppets help string youth along in learning

Veteran educator Barbara Pinto-Choate is employing puppetry to get kids hooked on learning.

June 23, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


« First  « Prev  2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 232

Articles By Author - Glenn Kahl


GETTING READY FOR THE ‘BIG ONE’

There was no ducking under desks.

October 20, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Manteca Soroptimists membership doubles

The Soroptimist Club of Manteca celebrated the addition of 13 new members Tuesday night at Mike's Restaurant on North Main Street.

October 19, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon Police chief nabs fleeing suspect

Ripon Police Chief Ed Ormonde got his man as one of two suspects fled into an almond orchard Wednesday morning after officers made a traffic ...

October 13, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


From calling in prep games to Super Bowls

Ron Agostini ended up covering four Super Bowls after starting his career in sports journalism as a teen by calling in high school football stories ...

October 12, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


St. Anthony’s Father Ramirez passes away

Fr. Jairo Ramirez, a popular priest among the parishioners of the Hispanic community of St. Anthony's Church in Manteca collapsed and died Saturday night ...

October 10, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon 911 car show attracts 140 entries

It was the donut and the cup of coffee on the dashboard of a restored Los Angeles Police car that drew attention to LA officer ...

October 10, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Pickup slams into tree on North Main Street

Two people went to the hospital at about 3:20 a.m. Monday with serious injuries after their pickup truck crashed into a tree after ...

October 09, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Motorcycle-sedan crash closes N. Main

A young motorcycle rider was thrown some 50 feet from his bike in a collision with a sedan in the 600 block of North Main ...

October 07, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


There’s no place like home

I'm writing this piece at more than 30,000 feet above Texas on my way home to Ripon and Manteca.

October 06, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


GREAT WOLF ON THE PROWL

Is Great Wolf Lodge casting its lot with Manteca?

October 06, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Valencia new ops manager for food bank

Rudy Valencia is the new operations manager for Second Harvest Food Bank.

October 04, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Car crash kills 3-year-old Ripon boy on Highway 17

Stevie Merchant, 3. was killed in a grinding three vehicle rear-end crash just before 1 p.m. Saturday in the southbound lanes of Highway 17 ...

October 04, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon emergency vehicle car show Saturday

It's been 27 years since the Ripon Police Department and the Menlo Park Police Department first started hosting their annual emergency vehicle car show ...

October 02, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Motorist dies in collision

An elderly motorist was killed and two others received moderate to minor injuries in a Saturday evening T-bone collision in the 200 block of North ...

October 02, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Jury finds handyman guilty in Sierra High grad’s death

Handyman Richard Watkins, 56, was found guilty this week of the first degree murder of 22-year-old Sierra High School grad Kelly Marelich and leaving her ...

September 30, 2017 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


1 2 3 4  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 4


Please wait ...