A Sierra High teacher is on paid leave pending a Manteca Unified investigation triggered in part by a podcast talk show he conducted in 2011 centered on sex and nudity that students browsing the Internet brought to the attention of school administrators.
Ever since Dale Fritchen raised the issue that Weston Ranch residents have been paying far more in Mello-Roos property taxes than they've been getting in return, tensions surrounding the issue have been high.
Wheel chairs are in short supply in South America and Rotary Clubs throughout the Central Valley are working to ease the suffering for crippled children in countries like Guatemala, Peru and El Salvador to name a few.
While Lathrop mayoral candidate Steve Macias lists his occupation as a business owner on the upcoming November general election ballot, he cut his teeth lobbying for causes within the Punjabi community.
What is orange, round and 10 feet in diameter that can get a 60-year-old farmer that's 6-foot-2 and 205 pounds and arguably the biggest kid in Lathrop to the edge of his corn field without walking, driving, running, bicycling or even flying?