RIPON - The Almond Blossom Carnival opens Thursday from 4:30 to 10 p.m. at Mistlin Sports Park on River Road between Jack Tone Road and North Ripon Road.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former teacher whose arrest sparked a scandal at an elementary school that led to the replacement of all of its teachers pleaded not guilty Tuesday to committing lewd acts with 23 children in his classroom.
MODESTO - The Modesto Symphony Orchestra (MSO) led by Principal Pops conductor Steven Reineke, will present the concert "Classic Crooning with Tony DeSare" featuring pianist and vocalist Tony DeSare performing jazz and lounge standards from Frank Sinatra, and more on Friday, March 9, at 8 p.m. at the Gallo Center for the Arts.
Stop by the Manteca Quilters' 33rd Annual Quilt & Cloth Doll Show and you could go home with a "Courtyard Garden."
STOCKTON – Stockton Civic Theatre will present the Broadway Musical, "I Do! I Do!" beginning Wednesday, March 7, and running through Sunday, April 1.
It's the rainy season and there's not a drop of the wet stuff expected to fall on Manteca for a week or more.
RIPON - The French government is expected to bestow the "Knight of the Order of the Legion of Honor" later this year upon five Ripon residents who took part in the Liberation of France in World War II.
RIPON - The City of Ripon is among the government agencies in support of the Delta Coalition and its "Resolution on Land Use, Water and other Delta Related Issues."
Thousands of struggling Manteca residents ultimately will benefit from roughly $60,000 in federal funds that the City Council is expected to distribute tonight to qualifying non-profit agencies.
Edward Gudgell spent a portion of World War II fighting Japanese soldiers for the Aleutian Island of Attu following the attack on Alaska's Dutch Harbor.
One commuter hits an app on his iPhone waiting on the platform for the train. Onboard, another commuter catches up on paperwork. One reads a book while another carries on a video conversation with friends via her iPad as the sun rises.
The handmade "rock garden" that decorated the white linen-covered dining tables carried the theme of the day: "All things grow with love."
It's good news for Almond Blossom Festival enthusiast, a mixed bag for skiers, and not so good news for California's long-range water supply.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - A window of time just opened in Yosemite National Park when nature photographers wait, as if for an eclipse, until the moment when the sun and earth align to create a fleeting phenomenon.
The challenge is on for The Give Every Child A Chance (GECAC) Antone E. Raymus, 13th Annual Bowl-A-Thon Saturday, Feb. 25.
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?
A drive-by shooting at about 9 p.m. Monday in East Manteca may be connected with a horrific motorcycle crash that took place a short ...
The same group of concerned residents that got the Lathrop City Council to table any additional work on the Lathrop Road widening project is now ...
The man that Sam Fant tapped to replace him on the school board will get the opportunity to do exactly that.
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RIPON - When the coach says to come out aggressive, it pays to come out aggressive.
What is there to do in Manteca on a Friday night in December?
Battalion Chief Dave Luis drew an overflow crowd to the P.L. Fry and Son Chapel on Manteca's North Union Road filling the interior ...
He's seen as either somebody who fights unapologetically for those who elected him or somebody who was willing to go so far as break ...