Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Bartolo Colon at age 40 is a whippersnapper. To see real longevity on the diamond stop by the Big League Dreams sports complex today or Friday for games at 7 a.m. That's when the 80 year-old-and-up-division competes during the 2013 Northern California Senior Softball Association Hall of Fame Tournament. Play actually goes through Sunday. The earlier starts are so the upper age divisions - the 70 plus, 75 plus, and 80 ...
LATHROP – Chris Lawrence has a vision for the community. It's not all that uncommon. As the Senior Center manager, Lawrence shoots for the moon whenever he thinks up an event or a happening taking the standard haunted house to the next level with a Roswell-themed event a few years back and transforming a standard barbecue competition into a full-on community bash. But with the Community Resource Faire that he's pushing for this weekend, Lawrence ...
Manteca High graduate Jeff Tilton is running for the position of San Joaquin County Office of Education Superintendent of Schools.
Various landscaping that hindered view of drivers turning left from Madison Garden Drive onto Lathrop Road was trimmed back or removed by Manteca Parks & Recreation crews on Tuesday.
STOCKTON – BART employees apparently aren't the only transit workers upset with the decisions of management.
Gary Dei Rossi is running for the office of San Joaquin County Superintendent of Schools in 2014.
Tori Verber Salazar has secured the endorsement of the Manteca Police Officers' Association for her election as San Joaquin County District Attorney.
The San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District will be spraying various agricultural areas throughout Manteca and Ripon starting today.
One person died and five were injured in a grinding series of rear-end collisions involving six vehicles on the Highway 120 Bypass, 100 yards east of Main Street, at about 3:15 Monday afternoon.
Going paperless for South San Joaquin Irrigation District board meetings could save $1,800 a year.
Good food. Great service. A chance to help a struggling student in need. You can have them all on Wednesday when the Manteca Fire Department once again teams up with Applebee's for the 13th annual Tip a Firefighter fundraiser for Give Every Child a Chance. When Firefighter Wes Chamberlain set out to help organize the event this year, all he really ended up having to do was contact Applebee's to secure the date and have ...
COLUMBIA - It was the second to the last weekend presentation of Oklahoma at the historic Fallon House Theatre Sunday afternoon that ended with a surprise meeting with a former Manteca High English and Theatre Arts instructor from 13 years ago.
A multi-vehicle accident along the 120 Bypass Monday afternoon shut down a freeway and left at least one family mourning the loss of a loved one.
One of the advantages of living in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop is access to fresh produce, The three communities are part of the fertile San Joaquin Valley that's considered the most bountiful agricultural region on earth. And even as farmers markets in Ripon and Manteca are preparing to wind down by month's end, there are still farmers markets that will continue with one market in Stockton going year round. And if you don't like the ...
South San Joaquin Irrigation District is pushing a plan to increase annual water storage by enough to serve the entire population of Sacramento and Stockton combined without costing a cent to do so.
The Manteca Redevelopment Agency is dead.
The newly drawn Manteca Unified trustee map which brings to seven – up from the current five – areas represented by the elected members of the Board of Trustees was approved Tuesday by a majority vote of 4-3.
A grass-root effort to prevent Kaiser Permanente from continuing to eliminate services and possibly save the Manteca hospital from closing its doors appears to be gaining support.
The Blossom Express is expected to feature some new and improved transit service come Nov. 5.
Since its inception three years ago, Roselia Aguilar has attended every Family Reading Night function at Sequoia School.
Paula Treick DeBoard knows writing.
NEW YORK (AP) - After 20 years, it's possible for the details of a relationship to get fuzzy.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest stadium in the NFL.
Manteca biggest growth spurt wasn't in 1985 when 1,400 new homes bought by a tidal wave of Bay Area Transplants prompted the establishment of the 3.9 percent annual growth cap tied to sewer allocations.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Mormon congregations don't typically require members to have transportation, commit to active participation, accept assignments, be employed and forgo any church welfare.
Scott Hamilton, 34, of Manteca survived a three-car pileup Sunday morning on Highway 120 south of Sonora that claimed two lives of the occupants of an oncoming vehicle at Keystone Ranch.
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) - A couple accused of killing their 5-month-old daughter by giving her a bottle of formula with heroin in it were charged with manslaughter on Friday.