It's been more than two decades since Jolynda Lyon first came up with the concept for SONdance Ministries – a place where parents can take their children for worship-based dance productions that strays far away from some of the provocative dance lessons offered today.
TRACY – The 390-foot tower dominates the skyline of South Tracy.
The most appealing landscape element at Manteca's "front door" - as the Highway 99 interchange at Yosemite Avenue has been described - may no longer be the leaning palms that create an "X" that serve as a sort of trademark for In-N-Out Burgers.
The sound of hammers singing has been picking up at Woodside Homes' Tesoro neighborhood located within the triangle created by Atherton Drive, Woodward Avenue and Van Ryn Avenue in southeast Manteca.
Manteca as an incorporated city was only 11 years old when the Manteca-Ripon Pentecost Society was established.
LATHROP – Here's a deal that is hard to pass up: $20 for an immaculate 2000 Plymouth Neon.
The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a week-long baton camp from June 28 to July 2 that includes being part of the Graffiti Sweeties in Manteca's Fourth of July parade on July 3. Instructor Dandi Manuel has 40 years experience as a twirler and over 20 years as an instructor during which time a number of students have earned state and national championships. The cost for ages 4 through 6 classes from 9 to 10 a.m. is $25 for residents and $35 for non-residents, and from 7 through 18 years of age from 10 a.m ...
The fate of South San Joaquin Irrigation District's bid to enter the retail power business won't be known until the heat of summer when 100-degree days ramp up air conditioning demand to send power bills in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon to their highest levels during the year.
LATHROP – Avoid the section of Louise Avenue between McKinley and Fifth Street on June 16 and 17.
The City of Manteca Fire Department is inviting community members to experience what it takes to douse out a simulated house fire.
The Manteca Branch Library will present Wet 'N Wetter Relays Thursday, July 8, at 3 p.m.
They had performed their version of "My God (My Guy)" from the Sister Act movies.
Proposition 16 – a statewide ballot measure with major implications on the future of retail electricity costs in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon – appears headed for defeat in Tuesday's voting.
Manteca Police Chief Dave Bricker believes Manteca has more than 40 solid locations that can engage kids in wholesome activities and help counter the lure of gangs.
Pinky Rideau gave everything she had when she was up on the gazebo stage at Library Park Tuesday afternoon.
George Contente has been part of the prep basketball landscape for slightly over two decades.
Vince Hernandez isn't mincing words. The Raymus Expressway needs to be killed.
It's high-energy and it's high-intensity and its cutthroat and it's brutal.
Ripon Unified received a generous donation of books.
CLARKSBURG (AP) - Atop a dirt levee his great-grandfather built in the 1800s to hold back California's mightiest river, Northern California farmer Russell van Loben ...
Manteca Unified campuses aren't infested with drugs if the district is compared to other school systems of similar size or even some nearby districts.
Parents were encouraged to talk to their children during their teenage years.
The Acorn League interschool sports program for seventh and eighth graders will again be under the umbrella of the Manteca Unified School District starting next ...
Quaint American towns are recreated all the time on Hollywood movie sets to appear as authentic.
A 45-year-old woman allegedly shot her twin brother as he entered her small apartment located to the rear of a home in the 200 block ...
Manteca Soroptimists are again helping send high school seniors to college with thousands of dollars in scholarships.
Mayor Steve DeBrum believes there is a cheap solution to improve flood protection for Manteca and neighboring Lathrop - dredging the San Joaquin River.
A man posing as a City of Manteca building inspector walked into a tanning salon in the 800 block of East Yosemite Avenue Monday and ...
The sweetest ticket this Saturday is to the grand tasting tent at the first annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Jubilee on Saturday, March 19, at their Lathrop ...
Those that teach the 605 members of the Manteca Unified kindergarten community have spoken.