MODESTO - The M.E.Ch.A Club of Modesto Junior College will be celebrating Cesar Chavez on Wednesday, April 7, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the East Campus Quad, located at 435 College Avenue in Modesto. M.E.Ch.A invites the campus and community to join in this celebration honoring the legacy of Chavez, activist and founder of the United Farm Workers Union (UFW).
January and February made the Northern San Joaquin Valley seem more like Death Valley in terms of housing starts.
Raymond Deaver was all smiles as he pressed his face against the chain link fence of the Northgate Softball Complex with his Easter basket in tow.
Dick Durham - a man whose half century career in education includes 18 years as the East Union High principal - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
The unselfish acts of many volunteers concerned about the preservation of the resting place of many area pioneers has rescued East Union Cemetery from disrepair – at least, thus far.
Discount tickets are on sale through Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the Crossroads Street Fair Carnival taking place at The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.
Hundreds of parishioners packed St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church on Good Friday at noon for the English service, and in the evening which was held in Spanish.
Evelyn Prouty - a fourth generation Manteca resident whose love for her community is so deep that she even has stepped up to dig graves when the East Union Cemetery got into financial trouble - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
The Manteca Noon Kiwanis annual Easter egg hunt that is expected to draw upwards of 1,500 kids to the Northgate Park softball complex this morning to get their share of 10,000 plastic eggs filled with candy. Each kid in three different age groups gets a free ticket for a chance to win toys, Easter baskets, and age-appropriate bicycles.
Del Webb is doing more than just selling the lion's share of homes in Manteca.
Young Brandon Cleghorn may have been without an Easter basket.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced that, based on accumulated scientific data, the delta smelt warrants uplisting from "threatened" to "endangered" under the Endangered Species Act but that uplisting at this time is precluded by the need to address higher priority species first.
The long-awaited Manteca BMX track at Spreckels Recreation Park has hit another snag - general liability insurance.
Candy, kids, and eggs can only mean one thing – it's time for community Easter egg hunts.
It was a scene repeated all over the world, from the Vatican to the far flung Catholic churches all over the world: priests at St. Anthony of Padua in Manteca washing the feet of parishioners during the Holy Thursday evening service. The solemn occasion also was in remembrance of the Last Supper shared by Jesus with his disciples before his death on Calvary which is being commemorated today, Good Friday.
A major injury crash Saturday night sent a young couple to an area hospital trauma center with major head injuries.
Police cars and fire engines will be on scene at as many a dozen houses in Lathrop tonight.
About four years ago, Shana Tavares arrived at East Union High as a newcomer to Manteca via the Bay Area.
Does Link Crew work?
Meeting folks from another country just strolling through the downtown of your community is always a moment in time.
Manteca continued its winning tradition at the annual California State Youth Accolades Scholarship Competition.
The likely candidates for using recycled wastewater from the Manteca treatment plant are the municipal golf course, Big League Dreams, the proposed family entertainment zone ...
It was the biggest pile of rubble Manteca had ever seen.
Did you know that a barber is considered a groomer of men?
Fireworks have caused $31,000 property damages in Manteca during the past five years.
Unattended collection bins that have been linked to companies that use the proceeds donated to generate profit have come under fire in San Joaquin County.
It's a question some parents have been asking for months: Why is Manteca Unified starting the new school year on a Thursday?
A few short months ago, Sogie Osakue bid adieu to Veritas Elementary School.
The 144-year-old East Union Memorial Cemetery just made a few new "friends."
It wasn't too long ago that the Ripon City Council passed an amendment to the Bingo Ordinance.