FRENCH CAMP - The biggest community for 13 years in what was to become San Joaquin County wasn't Stockton.
RIPON – Samantha Conway has always looked up to the Almond Blossom Festival queens.
A special Union Pacific passenger train will roll back and forth through Manteca Friday afternoon taking on the role as "Operation Lifesaver."
Manteca's miracle preemie is all grown up.
Manteca District Ambulance paramedic Troy Hawkins, 30, had a premonition – one he acted on – that saved the life of his 34-year-old brother Travis from a snowmobile accident and a freezing death in deep snow.
RIPON – Lina Alahri remembers when she would sneak over to the Almond Blossom parade route as a kid and watch wide-eyed as what seemed like the world's longest parade passed by.
RIPON – The City of Ripon cleared a big hurdle Monday towards bringing the fireworks display back to the heart of the community.
Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget solution involves eliminating redevelopment agencies and enterprise zones to try and overcome a $25.4 billion deficit over the next 18 months.
It is a rarity in Manteca neighborhoods.
Three weeks from today, the St. Anthony of Padua School will throw its own version of a crab feed fund-raiser.
Editor's note: This is the third in an occasional series on Manteca traffic.
Manteca, Lathrop, and Tracy all comply with the state mandate to have urban water management plans in place.
A small army of volunteers spent Saturday morning putting the finishing touches on the Lincoln Park baseball backstop and infield renovation project while helping stretch the city's dollars at the same time.
Emergency repairs are being made on a levee on a bend in the San Joaquin River southwest of Manteca about a mile north of the confluence with the Stanislaus River.
The 7-Eleven convenience store at Yosemite and Powers will not be the same without the familiar face of Evan Nino who some customers say has become something of an icon to them.
The ruffling of an America flag was the only other audible sound Monday as Bill Jones firmly and deliberately read the names of the fallen.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca broke ground Friday for a state-of-the-art outpatient surgical center that promises to "change the face of care" for the Manteca-Ripon-Lathrop community.
On Thursday Charleen Carroll, the sister of Brock Elliott, stood just feet away from where her brother's name was etched into a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall – Panel 20E, Line 114 – and read a letter that he wrote to her father just before his death.
"I do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies foreign and domestic . . . and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office that I am about to enter, so help me God."
A Saturday night DUI check point in Ripon was unusually busy for officers according to Police Sgt. Steve Meece – mostly with drivers with suspended licenses or others who were driving without a license in their possession.
A dispute over noise may have led to the shooting death of a Lathrop man early Sunday morning.
Elected leaders moved a step forward towards a once-a-month meeting format.
I pulled my 20-year-old dog out of the swimming pool Tuesday morning setting the tone for what I thought would become a dreaded birthday.
Steven Reed didn't know what to expect when the group of teenagers stepped up to the microphone in Woodward Park Friday evening.
Bennie Gatto wanted to be a lifer.
Things have gone from very bad to bad on the Stanislaus River watershed that's critical for South County farms and cities,
The fallen will be remembered during traditional Memorial Day ceremonies at 10 a.m. at the East Union Cemetery at Union Road and Louie Avenue.
The 2016 election may be over a year out, but five candidates have already tossed their hat in the ring to represent the 12th Assembly District, a seat presently occupied by Kristin Olsen (R–Riverbank).
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.