Get ready for some Jingle Bell Rock, Manteca-style. Jingle Bell Rock is the theme of the 27th annual Manteca Chamber of Commerce twilight holiday parade being staged Saturday. There are already more than 70 entries including every Manteca Unified School District school bands. Entries are limited to 120. Chamber Chief Executive Officer Debby Moorhead said the parade marshal this year will be the South San Joaquin Irrigation District in recognition of the agency's century of ...
The prospect for a turkey on the tables of 1,300 struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop has gotten a bit brighter.
St. Anthony's 43rd annual Holiday Luncheon and Craft Fair was conducted Saturday at the St. Anthony's School gym.
90 years ago November 7, 1919 Judge E. E. Douglass has had several cases of violation of the automobile laws before him this week. In all cases he assessed fines which were paid. It will be better for the autoists to learn the new regulations and comply with them. 80 years ago November 7, 1929 The installation of three 100-candlepower lights on Poplar street was authorized by the City Council at a meeting ...
Members of the month NAME: Michael Rosales, age 10 GRADE: 5th, Sequoia FAVORITE CLUB ACTIVITY: Football FAVORITE THING ABOUT SCHOOL: Math & social studies FAVORITE TV SHOW: CSI Miami FAVORITE PERSON IN THE WORLD: My mom Eva GOAL IN LIFE: Being a professional football player NAME: Angelina Martinez, age 8 GRADE: 3rd, Brock Elliott FAVORITE CLUB ACTIVITY: Art FAVORITE THING ABOUT SCHOOL: Social studies & science FAVORITE TV SHOW: Wizards of Waiverly Place ...
Charlie Halford can tell you stories that can bring tears to your eyes. There's the young girl who was surrounded by gang influences at home who used the Boys & Girls Club as a safe haven after school. Another revolves around a young teen that used the club's influences to stay on the straight and narrow while parents were arrested repeatedly for criminal acts. Yet another is about a teen – thrown out of her ...
I began attending the Boys & Girls Club in the fourth grade and fell in love the day I joined. As young as I was, I began learning things about myself I never knew. I built relationships that I still hold strongly to this day and have bonded with many of the staff members. The club itself has helped me through so many of the obstacles and challenges throughout my life. Whether it was looking ...
There were 330 seniors who took advantage of the free influenza inoculations Friday morning with some sharing stories of their exciting and sometimes adventurous lives.
Manteca Councilwoman Debby Moorhead is pushing for a crosswalk on South Powers Avenue at Hutchings Street to improve the safety of kids walking to and from Lincoln School.
Nearly a dozen charges against Edward Williams Adams, 18, last Sunday were not enough to keep the Manteca man behind bars.
WESTON RANCH – A high school and a community came together Wednesday to pay tribute to one principal and welcome another.
Not a single one of the contestants left in the Manteca Idol contest were anywhere near being born when the 70s disco craze hit with full force.
Traffic makes its way up Interstate 205 and across Altamont Pass.
The "Caring for the Caregiver" symposium is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 14, at Stockton's Lexington Plaza Waterfront Hotel, 110 W. Fremont St.
Scouting for food is a national canned food drive put on by the Boy Scouts of America. Canned food is collected by Scouts and given to local food banks. This is one of the areas that Scouting helps to provide community service. On Saturday, Nov. 21, local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts will be collecting canned food in your neighborhood. During the week we request that you save up whatever canned food (no perishables please) ...
Kaiser Manteca nurses are pounding the pavement today at Woodbridge at Del Webb to share with the residents their concerns about the state of health services at the West Yosemite Avenue medical facility.
A 19-year-old Sacramento man has been arrested on attempted murder charges associated with an early morning double shooting Sept. 7 in a Victory Avenue home south of Alameda Street and east of Union Road, just blocks north of the Manteca Police Department.
FRENCH CAMP –Jeffrey Michael thought of the people at "Restore the Delta" as a "bunch of hippies" when they first papered his car with their mantra.
It may soon be legal to "speed" on Cottage Avenue and Atherton Drive based on current posted speed limits.
San Joaquin County Undersheriff Jon Picone had a few things that he wanted to talk about to the Manteca TEA Party Patriots as their featured guest Thursday night.
Manteca avoids using enough treated water each year to meet the needs of roughly 9,000 people.
Fifteen years ago Linda Kay read an article in a magazine that changed her life.