Friends of Sierra Johnson, a 2008 graduate of Sierra High School who is now a sophomore at Sacramento State University, sold 1,500 Fagundes dinners during Friday's drive-thru event at Sierra High to help in her fight against acute lymphoblastic leukemia. She is tentatively scheduled to receive a bone marrow transplant in the coming weeks at Oakland Children's Hospital.
Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship. A total of six $1,000 scholarships are available to one graduating senior selected from each high school in Manteca Unified School District (Sierra, Calla, Manteca, East Union, Weston Ranch and New Vision High Schools).
Is Manteca in a position to hire up to four police officers in the next two years thanks to Measure M sales tax as well as possibly save three firefighting jobs?
Manteca's jobless rate was unchanged at 16.1 percent for the third straight month in March.
A trip down memory lane for Kevin Terpstra usually involves some sort of fire suit.
Kirt Giovannoni has dedicated his life to art.
Sikhs from Lathrop and Manteca will join other members from all over San Joaquin County in celebrating the annual Sikh Day Parade in Stockton commemorating the Sikh New Year. The parade will be held through downtown Stockton on Sunday, April 18, from noon to 4 p.m. and will end at the Sikh Temple at 1930 S. Grant Street. The celebration is open to the public.
Scenes from car wash fundraiser for Victoria Martin conducted Thursday at Les Schwab Tire Center. The former yard supervisor at the McParland School Annex is currently undergoing medical treatment at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital while battling cancer. The family which is having a tough go of it financially is hoping to secure funds so Martin can be placed in hospice care. A second car wash is today starting at 10 a.m. at the 7-Eleven on the corner of Yosemite Avenue and Powers Avenue.
The powerful PG&E company is locking horns with two Manteca farmers over easement issues. Pitting the utility giant against lifelong farmers Arnold and Roseline Rothlin is like watching a David and Goliath battle.
This is not the first time Arnold and Roseline Rothlin of Nile Garden Farms butted heads with the giant utility company, Pacific Gas and Electric.
Manteca leaders are about to make two things clear - there will be absolutely no pot dispensaries allowed in the city and they will restrict the growing of marijuana for personal use to the fullest extent of the law.
RIPON - A Ripon medical administrative assistant and cancer survivor is organizing a second document shredding and e-waste collection to benefit the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life.
Marla Nunes has been fortunate to have two successful careers.
"Cropping out cancer" is a goal of a scrapbooking event this Saturday, April 17, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, North Street and Powers Avenue.
The Allen Bugbee Veterans' Center in downtown Ripon held a soft opening this week allowing Congressman Jeff Denham to be part of the festivities while ...
The New Melones Resevior is continuing to slip toward puddle status.
Prior to the retirement years while still raising a family and advancing on the job, people are often so tight on funds and time that ...
Nine months after voters dumped two incumbents their replacements are no longer on the Manteca Unified School District board.
Manteca's original residents - the Yokuts Indians - served as an inspiration for the community's newest mural.
The next new school to be built in Manteca Unified will in all likelihood be built south of Woodward Avenue.
The population of Manteca is expected to top the 100,000 mark within the next decade.
Changes are in store for the City of Ripon's website.
A predawn brawl suspected to be gang related between eight to nine subjects in the 300 Block of Moffat Boulevard sent three people to area ...
Retired Lt. Col. Kevin Patrick Holeman, 51, was escorted into the Manteca courthouse early Tuesday afternoon for arraignment on sexual charges involving a 16-year-old female ...
Manteca businesses - especially restaurants - may be flushing money down the drain.
Twice in two years pedestrians have been killed in Manteca after being struck by drivers who said they were "blinded" by the sun as they ...
Sister Ann Venita Britto was reunited with a longtime friend this week.
There's a fairly good chance that Ripon Christian Athletic Stadium will be ready for Zero Week.
Shots fired Sunday evening were not from a car in a northwest Manteca neighborhood as reported to Manteca Police, but from the "victim".