History often hides in plain sight, and that's true of Manteca's downtown corridor and surrounding neighborhood. The Bulletin recently took a tour of the old Independent Order of Odd Fellows building, once widely considered the city's social epicenter, unlocking memories of an older generation.
Sometimes you stumble upon a stranger who opens your eyes to a world hiding in plain sight.
There were a lot of things that Aaron Harmon could have been doing Tuesday morning other than standing outside in the cold.
The illustrations of the streets and landmarks on this map of Ripon may be reminiscent of that of a popular theme park.
LATHROP – It seemed like such a great idea.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A former National Basketball Association player wants to build a $1.3 billion arena and hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.
1.METHODIST CHURCH (museum)
Penny and Allen Hermann of Manteca have had an intense love affair for a good 50 years.
Two hundred needy families in the community will be able to sit down together and share a nutritious Christmas dinner.
A few years ago, the Marine Corps Toys For Tots program ran out of toys to give away to needy children at Christmas.
Victor Gully's mother died in 1942 when he was seven years old. His family did not have Christmas that year. It was not a time of celebration. It was a time of grief. His mother was not the only one who died in the fire that reduced their home to ashes. An older brother, the oldest of eight siblings, also lost his life. He was just eight-and-a-half years old.
Mantecan Diane Wentworth is on The Wheel of Fortune Thursday night at 7 on Channel 10 as a contestant.
Entertainment was at a premium at Thursday's annual Christmas luncheon for seniors hosted by Sister Ann Venita Britto and her Ministry of Caring.
The holiday rush is reaching fever pitch at the Manteca Post Office as Christmas Day fast approaches. At the Maple Avenue location, customer lines that practically spill into the front door are becoming a common site throughout the day as people try to get their Christmas gifts and greeting cards to out-of-town loved ones in the mail in time for the big day on Wednesday.
A new Comcast return/exchange center is being established in Manteca.
It's the only weapon that you can take on to an airplane.
The water war has started.
William Hunter and Jake Van Duyn are scheduled to be honored at Tuesday's Ripon City Council meeting.
Question: What's better than one community club putting together an annual fund-raising event?
100 years ago
Matt Whetstine and Chuck Jines had an hour.
Manteca municipal employees might get their first increase in pay after taking an average reduction of 20 percent five years ago.
RIPON – Tim Rhode returned to the valley on Thursday, equipped with an abundance of energy, a set of slides and a message: Plan for tomorrow.
The showroom floor at Phil Waterford's Manteca Ford is set to receive a car like no other in the world.
Eight years ago, Norma Lynn Hood saw a simple tank top at Macy's in San Jose. She fell in love with the carnation flower that accented the otherwise plain piece of women's clothing.
Manteca photographer Chris Leonard is looking for bearded men in Manteca for a photo contest that will benefit Second Harvest Food Bank.
Sixteen Manteca businesses are celebrating Manteca Restaurant Week through this Sunday.
Almost 250 people gathered to hear words in downtown Manteca on Wednesday.
It all started in Athens, Greece. That was 40 years ago when Artemis Vourakis fell in love at first sight.