RIPON - Tony Sidwell and his wife Rebekkah decided to take in the Ripon Almond Blossom Festival for the first time Friday afternoon.
Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship. A total of nine $1,000 scholarships are available to one graduating senior selected from each high school in Manteca Unified School District (Sierra, Calla, Manteca, East Union, Lathrop, Weston Ranch and New Vision High Schools), also Escalon and Ripon High Schools. Overall, $9,000 will be awarded to those selected.
MODESTO - It is competitive, it is educational, and it is an agricultural tradition at its best! It is the 59th Annual Future Farmers of America Field Day hosted by the Modesto Junior College Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Department and Young Farmers. The Field Day is scheduled for Saturday, March 31.
STOCKTON - The American Red Cross will offer free Hands-Only CPR training sessions and AED demonstrations on Saturday, March 3, as part of Save-a-Life Saturday.
Lathrop High School was ordered shut down Friday morning in third period after an anonymous caller declared there was a gun on campus and three male students were taken into custody, however no gun was found.
Eleta Noah's husband made the ultimate sacrifice when he traded in his diesel-powered Dodge pickup truck for a Mini Cooper to save money on what at the time seemed like exorbitant gas prices.
RIPON – Ashley Bloemhof better clear her schedule.
The City of Manteca has lost its bid to have a $25 million lawsuit filed against the city in federal court over the shooting death of Ernesto Duenez Jr. at the hands of a Manteca Police officer dismissed outright.
Yosemite Square - a proposed development of 1,024 housing units and a 31.2-acre business park - is being required to use non-potable water for a planned 7-acre park and all public landscaping.
RIPON - Ripon's Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 1051 is holding its annual Almond Blossom Breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 26, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. This breakfast is an all-you-eat buffet with eggs, potatoes, bacon and sausage along with pancakes and biscuits and gravy, price also includes coffee and breakfast juices.
SACRAMENTO - Continuing a popular series of interactive and fun "Hands on History" activities, Sutter's Fort State Historic Park will present a special "Hands on History: The Role of Women on the Frontier" event on Saturday, March 17.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's only the 84th year of the Academy Awards, yet the nostalgia factor feels as though Hollywood is celebrating a centennial of some sort.
NEW YORK (AP) - Faced with subjects whose religion and culture prohibit them from giving interviews on camera or even posing for pictures, many filmmakers would have given up.
It's not exactly the roaring early 2000s but there are signs Manteca's economy is starting to pick up steam.
RIPON – When Kevin Tate and the 19 rides that comprise his California Carnival Co. rolled in the Mistlin Sports Park on Monday he was caught off guard.
Mike Restuccia and his wife Mona are sharing their good fortune with Ripon's police officers in covering half the costs of high impact bullet ...
A year old cold assault case has surfaced involving the suspect in the killing of 36-year-old longtime Ripon resident Aaron Messick – something of a carbon ...
A 37-year-old Cameron Park motorcycle rider was jailed for on suspicion of shooting into a home and at two residents Monday night on the east ...
When most people think of Christmas they think about candy canes and fresh baked treats and maybe a cup of hot chocolate.
Ground broke Wednesday at River Islands at Lathrop for the first of what could end up being three fire stations in the largest planned community ...
Manteca Unified may soon step up counseling services at the elementary school level.
Years ago, Tony Agbayani was an East Union High students speaking in front of the Manteca Unified school board.
Christmas time is alive and well in Lathrop.
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following by George Murphy Jr. first appeared in his column, "Batting the Breeze," in the Dec. 28, 1950 issue of the ...
There's a chance the solid waste increases the Manteca City Council adopted Tuesday won't be fully implemented within four years as adopted.
There's something magical about the Manteca Soroptimists' Holiday Affair.
The Ripon Chamber of Commerce, the Ripon Police Department and the Ripon Fire Department are hosting the city's first Christmas parade Thursday at 5 ...
It took almost a month for the dust to settle to determine who would end up on the Lathrop City Council.
A state bid to increase the net annual number of new fish on three rivers that provide the economic lifeblood for the Northern San Joaquin ...
Breakfast omelets at a Sizzler?