RIPON – Graelyn Pope stepped up to the lectern, looked around, and took a deep breath.
A Marine who spent 54 months in a hospital undergoing 130 surgeries following a battlefield injury in Iraq is coming to Manteca Saturday complete with a police escort followed by more than 100 members of the Patriot Riders motorcycle group.
LATHROP - A temporary rock barrier on the Old River west of Lathrop could mean improved water supplies for farming and urban uses as well as improved conditions for salmon and steelhead.
It was music to the ears of farmers.
The City of Manteca will end its annual Christmas tree collection and lead collection programs on Friday, Jan. 20. All residents who wish to participate are requested to place leaves and Christmas trees only in loose piles in the street. Leaves should be at least one foot out from the curb gutter. Make sure that leaves do not clog the gutter and block the flow of rainwater. The City's street sweepers will be collecting the leaves on regular street sweeping days, which occur every other week in residential areas. Leaves bagged in plastic will not be picked up.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Symphony is extremely pleased to present a major new symphonic work from Israeli composer Avner Dorman, the Symphony's composer in residence during its 85th Anniversary season, at its fourth Classics concert of the season, Conflict and Resolution.
The survivor of Tuesday's fatal crossing collision was reported Thursday to be Vincent Burkhart, 30, of Manteca.
The attempted abduction of a Stockton teen walking to school Wednesday morning has put Manteca and Ripon police departments and area schools on the alert today.
Even during the depth of four different droughts since the 1970s the outlook never looked this grim for South San Joaquin County.
Manteca could have a new police chief by the end of the month.
Kristin Olsen is the new kid on the block - at least for South San Joaquin County.
Manteca could soon be known for having the nicest homeless shelter in San Joaquin County.
SAN FRANCISCO - The Year of the Dragon is approaching, ruled by the fabulous beast that is the most powerful sign in the Chinese zodiac. And the San Francisco Bay area, with its rich tradition of Chinese culture, has a host of events planned.
MODESTO – Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis, two of country music's most notable female artists, have joined together on the 'Grits and Glamour Tour' that will make a stop in Modesto for a performance at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m.
NEW YORK (AP) - Will Smith will host Nickelodeon's 25th-annual Kids' Choice Awards.
Moses Zapien has some clear ideas of what he wants to see happen in San Joaquin County if he's elected to a four-year term ...
There's not a lot of fluff to Tom Patti.
When it comes to running for the Manteca City Council, there are three things that are universal amongst the candidates – fiscal responsibility, a plan for ...
A Youth Vocation Leadership Academy is being launched by the Ripon Chamber of Commerce Foundation under the direction of its president, Tamra Spade.
The Fourth pf July aerial fireworks display may have been a dud but as a result Christmas may sparkle in Manteca.
Manteca High students learned firsthand about doing volunteer work.
Less than a year after the city devoted staff and taxpayer resources to roll out a new website the Manteca City Council has approved spending ...
Sierra remains on the heels of first-place Manteca with a needed 7-2 win over visiting Oakdale at the Manteca Regional Tennis Center on Tuesday.
Ripon Unified students are outperforming their counterparts in San Joaquin County and throughout California when it comes to grasping English language arts and math.
STOCKTON – It looks like Manteca Unified trustee Sam Fant will have to do without the insight of a grand juror when it comes to making ...
Two Manteca Unified instructors have their eyes on the stars.
The California general election ballot Nov. 8 has 17 propositions touching on everything from legalizing and repealing the death penalty to gun control, condoms in ...
Half Moon Bay likes to claim they're the pumpkin capital of the world.
The award-winning St. Mary's High School Theatre Department kicks off its 2016-2017 season with a stage adaptation of one of the world's great ...
Jimmie Connors Post 6311 Veterans of Foreign Wars located in Manteca will be conducting their 3rd Annual Roast to raise funds to help equip their ...