Before ACE passenger trains zip over the Altamont at speeds approaching 150 mph the odds are conventional trains will do so at speeds around 90 mph.
The longest-running annual school fund-raiser in Manteca will have a few changes this year. However, faithful fans of the St. Anthony of Padua School's 45th annual Holiday Luncheon and Crafts Faire will still find the same traditional treats that has made this early Christmas extravaganza a perennially popular shopping opportunity, if not a festive occasion for co-workers and friends to meet and enjoy lunch.
As a nurse practitioner that specializes in women's issues, Robin Mesa knew how important breast self-examinations were.
RIPON - Julie De Araujo, Bethany Home's director of development in Ripon, has been nominated to receive recognition for her efforts in dedication, time and fundraising in support of the philanthropic needs of her community.
RIPON - An estate planning workshop – including information on "Crops Unitrust" – a unique way for farmers to give to their favorite charities, is being offered by the Bethany Home Foundation.
SONORA - Sonora again will host the magical and mystical world of All Hallows, where reality meets the fantasy world of old the weekend of Oct. 22-23.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Symphony presents the Sphinx Virtuosi in a special concert on Friday, Oct.21, at 7:30 p.m. at Faye Spanos Hall on the University of the Pacific campus.
LATHROP – Three Lathrop women in leadership positions were honored recently for their contributions to the community and for "making a difference in San Joaquin County and abroad."
Banning the wearing of gang colors and motorcycle club regalia from downtown Manteca during the Pumpkin Fair was possible because in issuing permits the city essentially turned over control of the streets to the Sunrise Kiwanis.
STOCKTON – In the book, "Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon," the six-page acknowledgments ends with these three sentences: "How can I thank my wife? Anna, you are the best in-house editor, fellow traveler, life partner, friend, mother, and role model I could have imagined in the journey of writing this book. Thank you for everything. I love you."
LATHROP – Drivers along Mossdale Road are about to get an unexpected surprise.
A program in the Republic of the Congo that is helping empower women and children is one of the projects that will benefit from this year's Heavenly Holiday Tea fund-raiser by the Women's Ministry at The Place of Refuge in Manteca.
Library Park went to the dogs Saturday.
Rick Rapoza doesn't have a set schedule when he rolls out of bed.
A couple from Kentucky staying in Manteca a few weeks back are Juliene Flanders' kind of tourists.
A group of residents have launched a well-funded campaign to get the City of Lathrop to overturn its decision allowing a Pilot/Flying J Truck ...
Almond growers' relentless drive to reduce water use predating the current severe drought is paying big dividends.
Manteca and Ripon residents on Tuesday will gather for neighborhood and community parties as part of the National Night Out to bring people together in ...
It isn't what one would call a bombshell: The official recap of Fourth of July events in Manteca being presented to the City Council ...
A citizen tip about potential mail thieves led to the arrest of two women on Wednesday that were in possession of mail that had been ...
Ripon residents are walking Saturday morning to honor Ripon Police officers.
Joe Brocchini just wanted a place where people could come and talk about the "good ol' days" on Facebook.
Traffic flow before and after school - as well as student safety - will be significantly enhanced when students return to classes on Aug. 4 at five ...
Manteca Hall of Fame inductee Glen Eisner is once again in the running for an Emmy Award. "The American Horror Story: Hotel," for which the ...
Leo Zuber is seeking a second four-year term on the Ripon City Council.
When Sonny Dhaliwal was thinking about whether he wanted to run for another term as Lathrop's mayor, he turned to the place you can ...
The California Highway Patrol Wednesday said Wyatt Wheeler, 18, of Manteca was the driver in the fatal crash that occurred Friday night on the 120 ...
Even though he was low-keyed about it, Chad Custodio was thrilled about his newly sworn-in citizenship Tuesday at the Manteca Transit Center.
It is an irony that isn't lost on Doris Morgan.
A road race in south Manteca drew the attention of a police gang suppression unit sergeant in an unmarked car on South Union Road at ...