With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
RIPON - A dozen Ripon Rotary Club members took part in a computer website workshop last Wednesday in lieu of their regular meeting that showed Rotarians the value of Smart Phones in their research.
RIPON – For the better part of the past two months, the Ripon Police Department's Dispatch Center has been handling service calls for Escalon on a fulltime basis.
Manteca city employees consistently score in the 80 percent range when it comes to response time, effectiveness, and courtesy.
Battle of the Bulge veteran Bill Castillo of Manteca relived the history of World War II with 30 other members of the Armed Services and paid tribute to their comrades who had given their lives in the fighting.
LATHROP – The 24-Hour Relay for Life participants won't have to worry about vacating Lathrop's premier park after the official closure time arrives.
RIPON –Robert Bockhahn did his best to serve his community as a member of the Ripon Parks and Recreation Department.
There are more than 1.7 billion Muslim people in the world today.
STOCKTON – The California Central Valley Archery Academy is right at home with the San Joaquin County Fair.
Manteca Police Chief Nick Obligacion is retiring.
Diane Quaresma had knocked on SaveMart Supermarkets' proverbial door several times in hopes of getting their buyers to consider her product, Almondée, an all-natural ...
Carl's Junior fast food restaurant on Hulsey Way was robbed at gunpoint shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday when a lone gunman entered through ...
Bill Andreetta knows how to bring home the bacon.
Dell'Osso Farms is going whole hog for the debut of Baconfest this Father's Day Weekend.
The pain for Debra Brown was so bad that she actually had to move out of Manteca.
STOCKTON – San Joaquin AgFest Junior Show and Auction continues to be about youngsters.
STOCKTON - William Burden of the Sierra High Future Farmers of America has a fondness for raising serama.
Increasing the daily bag limit for bass fishing in the Delta and reducing the fish size limit could go a long way to reducing the ...
Manteca Councilwoman Debby Moorhead believes the sky is the limit when it comes to the family entertainment zone (FEZ).
STOCKTON - It's been two long years for Del Hoffman since the last San Joaquin County Fair.
The popular Mistlin Sports park water play feature is staying turned off - at least for now.
A group of Weston Ranch residents are planning on taking their issue with the way that the Manteca Unified School District has spent the Mello-Roos ...