Selling Avon products over 50 years ago was a passing fancy for Katherine Mangelos who had three children at the time – two boys and a girl. She wasn't sure she could find customers by knocking on doors of people she didn't know.
The line of palm trees midway between Ripon and Manteca on the west side of Highway 99 line up visually to the largest house in the county - the 30,000-square-foot Sedan Estate.
Schools throughout San Joaquin County added 1,000 jobs in September making it the bright spot in an otherwise stagnate month for job growth.
The developers of Pacific Business Park located immediately west of the Manteca Unified district office complex on West Louise Avenue want to break the two existing buildings off so they can have their own parcels.
Attempting to stay out of the limelight of his dad's $8 million cancer center ground breaking Friday, Dr. Amarjit Dhaliwal's 11-year-old son Amrit is already a success in his own right with an eye to the future of becoming a surgeon.
On the surface, it was all about a regular small-town drive-thru dinner fund-raiser
Some residents complain about the taste of their tap water.
RIPON - Citizens protesting a proposed single family residential water metered rate were short in their opposition by some 1,700 votes – only 587 residents sent letters to the city objecting to the change related only to those customers that already have meters installed.
High-tech is converting the 26th annual Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon into a more personal experience for people who bid and pledge each year.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Morning Rotary will be hosting its first community Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 25, at the Senior Center.
The Manteca Interact Club is planning its Safe Halloween.
The walling of Manteca neighborhoods - softened with landscaping - won't continue unchecked as Manteca develops south of the Highway 120 Bypass.
RIPON - A Modesto attorney and developer of eight two bedroom housing units being built across Jack Tone Road from an established Ripon subdivision of 106 homes emphatically told City Council members Tuesday night they had no control over his development.
Manteca's two Rotary clubs are gearing up for this Sunday's World Polio Day Walk-A-Thon.
Frank Rodrigues works loading freight trucks.
Spoiled food and table scraps you toss into your brown Toter will eventually help fuel the City of Manteca refuse trucks that collect your garbage, recyclables and yard waste.
Chris Lambert was thankful.
It is safe to say Councilman Richard Silverman isn't impressed with the just completed $2 million landscaping project along the 120 Bypass and Highway 99 corridors through Manteca.
Planning on hitting the lake or the mountains this weekend?
A free "Concert at the Wall" for junior high and high school students takes place this evening at 6 p.m. as part of the Not Forgotten Memorial Day Weekend Commemoration at Woodward Park.
John Silva wore it on his vest.
Vietnam veteran George Terry is on a mission.
Skateboarders on both sides of Interstate 5 will now have a place that they can hone their skills.
John and Eleanor Vierra believe so strongly in the power of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6311 to provide a network of effective support for those who have served America in wars that they decided they needed to make a donation to the post's building fund.
First grade students from St. Anthony's School were more attentive than their years during a field trip at Doctors Hospital of Manteca Monday morning where they were given a complete orientation of just what the hospital does for its patients young and old.
With the days dwindling down, Nicole Arteaga and Anis Guedoir are preparing for their one last task at Sierra High.
Leo Bennett-Cauchon is a Boy Scout.
Future soccer tournaments at Woodward Park could require the hosting organizations to hire an off-duty Manteca Police officer to write parking tickets in the surrounding neighborhoods.
The Lathrop man who was imprisoned in India for two months has been released and is back home with his family.
She's ranked fourth in her class at Ripon Christian High with a grade point average of 4.135.