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.
Traffic on Louise Avenue through Lathrop is about to be impacted for the next month while PG&E crews prepare for the installation of 700 ...
Manteca High's reigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division III champion baseball team has reloaded with young talent, but these Buffaloes are learning fast.
The basketball court at East Union High's Dalben Center will be named in honor of Bill Stricker.
Debby Moorhead walked in the shoes of Tappan Place residents. And she didn't like what she saw.
The Sizzler Restaurant at Airport Way and Daniels Street celebrated its grand opening Tuesday morning with co-owners Gary and Sally Meyers gifting $12,000 to ...
Students at Manteca High's College Prep Club are promoting safe driving via positive messaging and interactive events throughout the month.
Acting Manteca City Manager Greg Showerman is the new community development director.
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Acting City Manager Greg Showerman is about to become Manteca's next Community Development Director.
Ripon Rotary Club members handed out dictionaries to all Ripon Unified School District third graders.
Senior Projects were once a graduation requirement at Manteca Unified.
Unless Sam Fant can give San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Carter Holley a suitable reason why he missed his last court appearance and can prove ...
Carrots, green onions, and bell peppers do not make your typical flower arrangement. The culinary students at Weston Ranch High School used those ingredients to ...
Be.tech's culinary academy has officially placed in the Skills USA competition and will be heading to the state competition in April. These students ...
A three-year-old boy was struck by a passing vehicle about 1:30 Saturday afternoon near the Pennebaker Apartments on the east side of Manteca, according ...