An early Wednesday afternoon pursuit from North Main Street beginning near the Highway 99 off ramp led Manteca Police through the city at speeds over 50 miles per hour and ended when Desiree Suarez, 29, attempted to make a left turn onto Moffat Boulevard from southbound Spreckels Avenue and crashed.
Some Thanksgivings are easy. When my children were younger, I just could not believe how lucky I was: two beautiful children, kinehora (in Jewish, that means "Keep the evil eye away"). We invited friends and loaded the table with food; I think I even shed a few tears of pure joy. If you are going to have that kind of Thanksgiving, then all I can say is that I am green with envy. Really. I don't covet money or things, but that kind of joy - the kind that has eluded me for so many years - of that I am ...
Joseph (Joe) Cultrera passed away peacefully on November 21, 2016 in Modesto, California. He was 91 years old. Joe was the youngest child of Italian immigrants, Salvatore and Angelina Cultrera. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Ray, Busty, and Fran. He was very close to his family and fondly remembered his childhood in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
Politicians usually try to look like they're keeping their campaign promises, at least until they get sworn in. Only then do they start mumbling about changed circumstances and the difficulty of dealing with Congress (even if their party controls Congress, as Donald Trump's does).