COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A rare rain forest plant that's known as a "corpse flower" is almost ready to make its presence known at a greenhouse on the Ohio State University campus.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Of the 40,000 people who signed up to take part in the 101st Bay to Breakers race, fewer than two dozen appeared to run into trouble.
ATLANTA (AP) - Half the nation's overweight teens have unhealthy blood pressure, cholesterol or blood sugar levels that put them at risk for future heart attacks and other cardiac problems, new federal research says.
CHICAGO (AP) - President Barack Obama and NATO allies declared Sunday that the end of the long and unpopular Afghanistan war is in sight even as they struggled to hold their fighting force together in the face of dwindling patience and shaky unity.
Veteran Manteca Police officer Stephen Dowswell has been given $1,000 by the city refuse workers' Jeff J.B. Burkhardt Memorial Fund to help with his incidental needs as he recovers from a bone marrow transplant some 12 weeks ago in San Francisco.
By DENNIS WYATT
The vital signs for Manteca District Ambulance are still going strong as the non-profit turns 60.
Manteca is working to leverage 417 acres of farmland the city bought along Hays Road into a way to generate revenue, reduce future wastewater treatment costs, and increasing the market value of another 100 acres the city owns by at least 500 percent.
City of Manteca refuse workers proved once again how they stick together donating $1,000 to help Randy Karim with incidentals.
LATHROP - Lathrop and Manteca firefighters responded to a reported structure and grass fire Friday afternoon at the end of Park Avenue in Lathrop – north of Louise Avenue and just east of McKinley Avenue.
Manteca homeowners - regardless of where they live - could get saddled with mandatory flood insurance forcing them to shell out $7.5 million a year.
Rexie LeStrange has spent the last 21 years dealing with garbage.
Two Manteca birds are the first confirmed Northern San Joaquin Valley cases in 2012 for the deadly West Nile virus.
A strong chemical odor inside the Leslie Pools store brought firefighters to air out the building after two employees evacuated the store shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday. A chemical fire started an hour later inside the front door.
LATHROP - A 14-year-old Lathrop teen's attempt to befriend a deputy's police dog Tuesday got a bite on his arm when he reached into a patrol car at the Mossdale Landing Community Park.
Ripon Christian Schools' student body – elementary through high school – will reach out to the community as part of their annual Spiritual Emphasis week running Jan ...
The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 300 new employees.
The San Joaquin River is rising.
For the last 25 years Bill Mendelson has made it his mission to get homeless people placed into permanent residences.
Danelle Hohe is back in the employ of the City of Lathrop.
It's a $100,000 challenge to help build the Valley Children's Healthcare specialty care center in north Modesto on Pelandale Avenue off Highway ...
Great Wolf Resort - after walking away from a Manteca deal 15 months ago - has stepped up its efforts to locate in Brentwood 35 miles away ...
How does the roads in the City of Ripon rate?
It was one of the biggest applause lines of Mayor Steve DeBrum's State of the City address and it spoke volumes about Manteca.
The City of Lathrop's plans to widen Lathrop Road – the last section within the city's influence east of Interstate 5 that has yet ...
The next Manteca Parks and Recreation middle school dance takes place this Friday at Neil Hafley School.
Almond Blossom Queen hopefuls shared their backgrounds with Ripon Rotarians during a lunch Wednesday at Spring Creek Country Club.
The newest ministry at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca honors the Santo Nino, one of the oldest Christian relics in the Philippines.
It could end up costing more than $150 million to overhaul the levees of Reclamation District 17 so they could withstand a 200-year flood.
A fire department dispatcher broke the din of the silent county emergency fire frequency late Tuesday morning announcing the passing of Tracy Fire Department Captain ...