Joanne Bjorkquist was the first off the bus carrying passengers from the Happy Trail Tours. Directly behind her was hubby, Les. The couple from northern Minnesota was among the 56 aboard the motor coach that pulled into Manteca's Holiday Inn Express early Monday evening. "We had never heard of Manteca before today," she said. Anything along the Central Valley wasn't even on this 21-day bus tour that set out of the small Midwest town of ...
Ripon's one-time mayor Mike Restuccia and his wife Mona have once again stepped up to help the Ripon Police Department.
Manteca Fire's newest station won't just look like a home featured in the nearby Del Webb community.
LATHROP – The dream began with a $2 dehydrator, rescued from an assortment of trinkets and toys at a yard sale nearly 20 years ago.
Coming soon to a movie theater near you – advertising touting the good things about the Manteca Unified School District.
Ripon High administrators say that online purchases could be made so much easier with a major credit card.
Paula Camp would like to be able to say that she looks forward to going to work. After all, she owns and runs KinderCamp Academy – a Manteca preschool on Mission Ridge Drive behind Safeway – and knows that all of the smiling faces and exuberant cheers she'll be awarded should be more than enough to lift anyone's spirits. But unfortunately it's a contingent of Manteca's homeless population that, until the Manteca Police Department began ...
For nearly a quarter of a century, the helm at the San Joaquin County Office of Education has been occupied by someone from Manteca.
Destiny Herrera spent most of her Monday asleep in bed, weary from the weekend's festivities.
FRESNO (AP) - Air quality officials are warning San Joaquin Valley residents of potential health hazards due to increasing ozone levels and smoke from lingering wildfires.
Delta sport fishing with its flashy bass tournaments and purses as high as $100,000 is threatening water supplies for South San Joaquin County farms and cities as well as elsewhere in California.
Students at Lincoln Elementary School are learning to make healthier eating choices. They can thank the Give Every Child a Chance After School Advantage Program led by academic manager Mosha Lehouillier who helped tend to the new school garden installed towards the end of the last school year. Over the summer, she and her father took care of watering and weeding the garden on a regular basis. The result of that were ripe-for-the-picking egg plants, ...
It was early evening on Thanksgiving Day. The three-generation family was getting ready for the traditional meal.
The proposed Park and Ride lot along Highway 99 and Jack Tone Road will be 100-percent funded.
LATHROP - The upcoming construction of the Lathrop Road/Union Pacific Railroad Westerly Grade Separation is being discussed during a public meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 11, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
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.