Fifteen years ago, Michael Cardenas knew nothing about a martial arts discipline called eskrima.
Crossroads Grace Community Church is conducting a back-to-school backpack drive through Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) and Manteca Unified schools to help families in need prepare their kids for school.
MURPHYS - The Steve Miller Band is playing the Ironstone Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 31, at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased on line at http://www.ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, please, call (800) 745-3000. Tickets are also available at all Ticketmaster Outlets. Lawn tickets are available at Black Oak Casino. On the day of the show tickets to that show will be available on site at the Ironstone box office.
Follow the Trail of Laughs to Jackson Rancheria Casino & Hotel for the Pow Wow Comedy Jam on Saturday, Oct. 1.
Manteca has gone wet and wild.
RIPON – TPR Baseball would like to see the Mislin Sports Complex become one of the premiere ballparks in Northern California.
LATHROP – The fiscal fate of the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District will be decided tonight by property owners within the 100 square miles the agency serves.
RIPON - Retired Neil Hafley School principal Joe Wickham was released from a Modesto hospital earlier this week and is reportedly recuperating at his Ripon home after a boating mishap last week in Lake Don Pedro.
Union Ranch is now Manteca's 33rd landscape maintenance district and the fourth to include the upkeep of a neighborhood park.
OAKDALE - The Oakdale Cowboy Museum will be celebrating the 7th Annual National Day of the Cowboy on Saturday, July 23, with a gathering focused on the ranching cowboy, dubbed "A Touch of the Old West."
MOKELUMNE HILL - Denise Ebbett and Marisa Chaffey are staging a grand opening of their fine art gallery dubbed Petroglyphe Gallery.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Buddhist Temple presents its annual Bon Odori and Cultural Bazaar beginning on Saturday, July 23, at 7 p.m., with the traditional Bon Odori dance.
The words at the bottom of the wooden frame that held the picture of a dark-haired young woman with a tantalizing smile read: "DARE TO BEGIN THE JOURNEY."
Young tourists above one of Yosemite National Park's beautiful and perilous waterfalls were trying to pose for a picture. Instead they burned a horrifying image into the memories of everyone who saw.
A march Tuesday on the Manteca City Council chambers by family members and friends of the late Ernesto Duenez Jr. was an attempt to get answers.
Ripon's Weston Elementary School is staging an Elegant Edibles event to raise money for furniture for the campus' new library.
Alan Thomas - the face of Manteca's municipal golf course for four decades - has passed away.
Existing Manteca property owners within the 200-year floodplain - including homes west of Sierra High and those saddling Airport Way south of the 120 Bypass -could ...
Manteca's decision to commit community resource officers to deal with the homeless may end up making inroads into an equally perplexing problem - substance abuse.
Lejla Pepic is going to Stanford University.
January - the lowest month for water use because of the virtual absence of outdoor watering - was seen by Public Works Director Mark Houghton as a ...
Judging by the demand last year, the hottest tickets to get in February are to the Manteca Parks & Recreation/Manteca Youth Advisory father-daughter dance.
The more money that's allocated to the Lathrop Parks and Recreation Department's scholarship fund, the more children get involved with city-sponsored programming.
STOCKTON – It came down to the final two matches Saturday between Hilmar and Ripon for first place in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V Team ...
A bit of paradise - and a rare look into a winter's day in the Northern San Joaquin Valley 160 years ago - awaits those venturing ...
The cost of building a home in southwest Manteca could jump $3,145 on April 20.
Manteca will lose funding for six firefighters within 11 months.
Manteca High was once the social center of the community with its performing arts center jammed for concerts and other events.
That extra penny that you pay on every dollar that you spend at the pump or the cash register in Lathrop is making a difference.
Seven shots fired near Weston Ranch High Friday afternoon shortly after the final bell at 2:47 p.m. triggered a campus lockdown.