DEAR DIDI: We just adopted a gorgeous Boxer puppy a couple of weeks ago. Our veterinarian said that we should not take him outside until he has all of his shots. At what age do you recommend that we begin a training program? - New Dog Parents in Manteca
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a great fan of your column and others that address such a multitude of illnesses and medical situations. However, I cannot recall EVER seeing or reading the illness of ADHD even mentioned.
NEW YORK (AP) - Browsing the meat section at the supermarket, labels abound for organic meat, kosher meat and meat raised without antibiotics or hormones.
MODESTO – Modesto Junior College Project Green and Solar Everywhere will host a Solar Fair on Saturday, Sept. 28, 9 from a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church of the Brethren, 2301 Woodland Avenue in Modesto. The event is free and open to the public.
MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Astronomy Club invites the community to view the stars at the Telescope Nights held the first Friday of each month at the new Science Community Center on MJC's West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Avenue. Telescope Night admission, viewing and campus parking are free.
The almond orchard that greets northbound Highway 99 motorists as they approach the Yosemite Avenue exit may soon give way to a new crop - single family homes.
Manteca's iconic water tower could come down any day. That's by virtue of the Manteca City Council's unanimous vote a few years ago that condemned its fate to death by demolition.
With the snip of a ceremonial ribbon and after hundreds of hours of volunteer labor, a therapy center for teens became a reality in the 100 block of West Main Street in downtown Ripon.
The good news Manteca Unified School District received recently will only multiply into more good news in the future.
LATHROP – Two young men - including one that was killed - were shot late Thursday night in Lathrop after a vehicle chase ended in gunfire on a residential street.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The autograph hounds waiting expectantly in a hotel lobby weren't drawn by actors, musicians or politicians, but by a few dozen men whose rare and distinguished achievements have earned them the nation's highest military honor.
Manteca Police Department's Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint tonight at an undisclosed location tonight within the City of Manteca, between the hours of 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
It offers two days of wholesome family-friendly activities and attractions. Bill of fare includes popular American carnival food plus a wide variety of ethnic palate-pleasers such as fresh-fried lumpia, tacos, and pizza. Continuous entertainment on stage features local talents with music and dance performances for the whole family.
EUREKA (AP) - Officials have identified a jawbone found at the mouth of the Klamath River as that of a teenage boy who disappeared in 2011 after fleeing a stolen vehicle.
Eric Reis, head coach at Manteca High School in his 22nd year of coaching now takes on the role of assistant coach for the Manteca High School feeder team, the Manteca Jr. Buffs.
The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) honored Agape Villages Foster Family Agency as an "Angel in Adoption" at an awards ceremony on Oct. 8 and gala on Oct. 9 in Washington, D.C.
A decade-old dream of a Manteca performing arts/community center could start moving forward.
For the second year in a row, the nearly two-dozen staff at Re/Max Executive in Manteca are stepping up to the plate to help the hundreds of homeless students attending various schools in Manteca Unified.
One person was arrested early Friday night for driving under the influence after driving through a Manteca Police Department sobriety checkpoint.
Nancy Scott and fifth grader Riley Simmons are the benefactors of a blood drive this Friday at the Ripon Fire Department headquarters in the 100 block of South Stockton Avenue from 2 until 7:30 p.m.
A pedestrian hit by a northbound train late Saturday morning at Center Street was in critical condition at San Joaquin County Hospital, according to a Manteca Police spokesman.
The United Lutheran Church will open its food pantry Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. The church is located at 649 West Northgate Drive west of North Main Street in Manteca.
Clarence "Clancy" Rogers has been named as the new manager of the Manteca Museum.
FRESNO (AP) - Trucks loaded with tomatoes, milk and almonds clog the two main highways that bisect California's farm heartland, carrying goods to millions along the Pacific Coast and beyond. This dusty stretch of land is the starting point for one of the nation's most expensive public infrastructure projects: a $68 billion high-speed rail system that would span the state, linking the people of America's salad bowl to more jobs, opportunity and buyers.
Two future high speed route alternatives cut through Manteca.
Deborah Hoffman is a breast cancer survivor. Not once, not twice, but four times. She is living proof that prayers work, and that miracles do happen.
If music gets you in the mood for Christmas and you like to sing there are two opportunities for you to join others in the community to make a joyous noise.
Got expired or unwanted prescriptions clogging up the medicine cabinet?
LATHROP – Almost 60 percent of a position critical to Lathrop Police Services' mission to network with the community will be paid for by a grant.
LATHROP - Manteca High's Most Outstanding Athlete in 1952.