The frustration of eighth graders who are told on the last possible day that they won't be promoted to high school and participate in advancement ceremonies with their peers may soon end.
The end of the Fall semester is always a tough time for college students. We're already in the Christmas spirit, but feeling dead inside because of all the work. We're ready to head home for the holidays, but trapped at school by the ominous approach of finals week. We have to study for our finals, write our super-duper final essays, take our monotonous final tests, present our last-minute final projects, finals this, finals that, finals everything and anything.
Manteca Police Chief for many years and longtime mayor Willie Weatherford has been tapped to lead the Yule time parade through the streets of Manteca this year as its grand marshal. He'll be joined by State Senator Cathleen Galgiani and San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar.
Hospice of San Joaquin honored the memory of Riponites Rudy and Connie Giannini in its fourth Christmas Tree lighting ceremonies Friday night at the Mistlin Fountain park at 6 p.m.
Cindy Riley enjoys selling her one-of-a-kind handcrafted items at the annual Holiday Boutique.
Want to make a difference in the life of a needy child during Christmastime?
The "Christmas at the Center" tree-lighting event went without a hitch on Thursday.
The rain stopped, the clouds parted and the annual "Taste of Ripon" went on Thursday night without a snag from the center of the downtown business district to the Schemper's Hardware Shopping Center at Wilma Avenue and Main Street.
Thinking of others before themselves, Mantecans Jack and Sharolyn Coldren have created a way to fund their Hope for Life Foundation Ministries to underwrite their established counseling effort out of their home with "Jack's Famous Salsa" being offered to the public for the first time just before the holidays.
Addy Simons walked her dog briskly around Woodward Park.
Jake Parks will get his chance to be the next mayor of Ripon.
A surveillance camera at an East North Street home has made police work easier in the recent theft of a UPS package from a Manteca home's front porch in the 800 block of the east, west roadway.
A young school girl was trying to read through her new glasses with tear-filled eyes after relentless bullying by other children. A new children's series is attempting to cause kids to be more sensitive to each other's needs and reactions to what might be seen as serious misunderstanding of others and undo teasing.
The celebration of the 10th anniversary of the modern Schemper's Hardware building on Wilma Avenue and West Main Street is being coordinated with the "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll that is scheduled to begin at 6 p. m. tonight.
There's more to keeping Manteca's standard fence height at 6 feet tall than just uniformity.
There will be a new Manteca City Council member when December rolls around.
Manteca is beefing up its fire department with six new recruits this week thanks to a $1.3 million federal SAFER grant that will cover ...
Manteca Unified offers after school snack and supper programs at 13 campuses.
Claire Wever is the student representative to the Ripon Unified school board.
Mark "Oz" Geist - a member of the Annex Security Team that fought the Battle of Benghazi in Libya - is the guest speaker at the Not ...
Mark Elliott has to hit the ground running.
The stakes may have doubled in Manteca's bid to land a destination resort hotel with an indoor waterpark and conference center.
There is once again a satellite office of the San Joaquin County District Attorney open in Manteca serving all of the South County including Tracy ...
The first Mr. & Mrs. Manteca contest takes place at the Manteca Senior Center, 295 Cherry Lane, this Sunday.
Theft of mail in Manteca's "community mail boxes" or cluster boxes mounted on residential sidewalks is picking up.
The City of Ripon will submit the same two projects from last year to the upcoming San Joaquin One Voice advocacy trip to Washington, DC.
Manteca Police have released photos and video of a suspect in the robbery of Bank of Stockton on Wednesday.
Food-4-Less is about to become the greenest supermarket in Manteca if not all of the South County.
Long before names such as Paul Ryan and Nancy Pelosi were connected with party politics in the House of Representatives there was Manteca's John ...
Robert Duchaine will be coming to the MRPS Hall on Saturday night to bring his own distinct brand of comedy to the community.