Before ACE passenger trains zip over the Altamont at speeds approaching 150 mph the odds are conventional trains will do so at speeds around 90 mph.
The longest-running annual school fund-raiser in Manteca will have a few changes this year. However, faithful fans of the St. Anthony of Padua School's 45th annual Holiday Luncheon and Crafts Faire will still find the same traditional treats that has made this early Christmas extravaganza a perennially popular shopping opportunity, if not a festive occasion for co-workers and friends to meet and enjoy lunch.
As a nurse practitioner that specializes in women's issues, Robin Mesa knew how important breast self-examinations were.
RIPON - Julie De Araujo, Bethany Home's director of development in Ripon, has been nominated to receive recognition for her efforts in dedication, time and fundraising in support of the philanthropic needs of her community.
RIPON - An estate planning workshop – including information on "Crops Unitrust" – a unique way for farmers to give to their favorite charities, is being offered by the Bethany Home Foundation.
SONORA - Sonora again will host the magical and mystical world of All Hallows, where reality meets the fantasy world of old the weekend of Oct. 22-23.
STOCKTON - The Stockton Symphony presents the Sphinx Virtuosi in a special concert on Friday, Oct.21, at 7:30 p.m. at Faye Spanos Hall on the University of the Pacific campus.
LATHROP – Three Lathrop women in leadership positions were honored recently for their contributions to the community and for "making a difference in San Joaquin County and abroad."
Banning the wearing of gang colors and motorcycle club regalia from downtown Manteca during the Pumpkin Fair was possible because in issuing permits the city essentially turned over control of the streets to the Sunrise Kiwanis.
STOCKTON – In the book, "Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon," the six-page acknowledgments ends with these three sentences: "How can I thank my wife? Anna, you are the best in-house editor, fellow traveler, life partner, friend, mother, and role model I could have imagined in the journey of writing this book. Thank you for everything. I love you."
LATHROP – Drivers along Mossdale Road are about to get an unexpected surprise.
A program in the Republic of the Congo that is helping empower women and children is one of the projects that will benefit from this year's Heavenly Holiday Tea fund-raiser by the Women's Ministry at The Place of Refuge in Manteca.
Library Park went to the dogs Saturday.
Rick Rapoza doesn't have a set schedule when he rolls out of bed.
A couple from Kentucky staying in Manteca a few weeks back are Juliene Flanders' kind of tourists.
Deanna DeGuzman and Samantha Loprieato are taking part this week's Varsity Spirit Spectacular at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando.
Ripon Battalion Chief Dave Luis - a veteran of 26 years in the fire service - died Thursday afternoon after a lengthy bout with cancer surrounded by ...
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Two Colorado Springs teenagers who were rescued after spending two nights lost on the Mount of the Holy Cross got lost in ...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - An Illinois youth group called Children of Abraham brings together elementary school students of different faiths to build bridges and friendships.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Saying nothing is beyond the reach of God's mercy, Pope Francis told Catholics worldwide he is allowing all priests to absolve ...
Let's talk turkey.
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 ...
It started as a friendly pick-up football game on Thanksgiving 29 years ago with a handful of teens from the Crossroads Grace Community Church youth ...
Manteca's water use for the first 10 months of 2016 is 28 percent lower than the same January-through -October period three years ago.
When James Hood took over Lathrop Police Services as chief last year he wanted to continue the trend of meeting with the community established by ...
Lathrop is getting into the spirit of Christmas with everything from a home decorating contest to a parade.
It's beginning to look a lot like the time of year that people are swindled out of money.
The race to replace Sam Fant as the Weston Ranch trustee on the Manteca Unified Board of Education is still too close to call.
An early Wednesday afternoon pursuit from North Main Street beginning near the Highway 99 off ramp led Manteca Police through the city at speeds over ...
Vince Hernandez called it a "windshield tour" of Manteca.