About three years ago, Jerry Schossow made the mistake of volunteering his service to learn the production side of the Great Valley Writing Project.
Manteca Idol's first winner dropped by the Boys and Girls Club Saturday to take a quick stroll down memory lane and chat with some of the organizers during the second of three auditions on Saturdays that are being held prior to the start of the annual competition at the end of summer.
An open house reception is planned for Dr. Marvin Bledsoe at Valley Oak Dental offices on West Yosemite Avenue at Trevino Avenue on Saturday, July 28, from 4 until 7 p.m.
Manteca's jobless rate inched back up slightly in June after six months of improvement.
Volunteers exclusively answered fire alarms in Manteca up until 52 years ago.
Joni Morris had more than a few fans waiting for her to step out on stage Saturday night at Woodward Park.
A fire Friday night caused $500,000 in losses to a truck repair and storage facility at 1985 West Yosemite Avenue just west of the shuttered Leo's Bar and Fishback Road.
Andrea McClure spends at least a couple days a week at Library Park.
RIPON – Guests from Manteca, Ripon and Lathrop mingled under the stars and enjoyed fine food, wine and music Friday at the countryside home of Bill and Lucille Harris.
LATHROP – It will be more than a block party taking place at the Camino Real Mobile Home Estates on National Night Out.
LATHROP – The Eagle's Nest Harley-Davidson in Lathrop is hosting a blood drive Sunday, July 18, for 20-year-old Sierra Johnson of Manteca.
RIPON - Ten young cadets in the Ripon Police Junior Police Academy ended their week being put through the paces of a high-risk felony car stop.
Manteca's leaders heard the howls of protest over $100 licensing fees for unfixed dogs loud and clear.
Deborah Finley had anticipated this weekend for the airing of her business on the A&E Biography channel.
RIPON – Stephen Meece had something to smile about when he left Ripon's Spring Creek Country Club Thursday night.
Five people from two vehicles died Tuesday in the heavy early morning fog on Van Allen Road at Highway 4 in eastern San Joaquin County, according to CHP spokesman James Smith.
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The Manteca Patriots will be holding their first meeting of 2015 on Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at Angelano's Restaurant.
Over 400 Vendors from all over California and beyond will take part in one of Manteca's largest events, the Crossroads Street Faire.
Manteca cleared out five illegal homeless encampments on Saturday including one that at one point had more than 20 squatters on Caltrans property.
Iraq combat veteran Nick Cargill was out of bed Sunday.
The wave of Americans with Disability Act lawsuits that plagued Manteca and Ripon businesses over the course of the last year could be stalled if a bill introduced by State Senator Cathleen Galgiani takes effect.
River Islands at Lathrop is on pace to build nearly 400 homes this year.
In December, newly installed Board of Trustees member Ashley Drain met with Weston Ranch High School officials as she tried to intervene and prevent a student from being suspended.
Calling on all artistic piece-makers: The 36th annual Manteca Quilters Guild is looking for entries to display at their 36th annual Quilt & Doll Show.
Should members of the Manteca Board of Trustees be allowed to use their smart phones during closed- and open-session meetings? Under what instances should board members be permitted to deploy their electronic devices, if at all?
When Bill Draa agreed to stay on as superintendent of the Ripon Unified School District, he did so under a two-year pact.
Manteca apartment rents increased a record 13.7 percent in 2014.
Tina Murphy can't wait until her lease is over.
Shim Lacy-Watson wants to thank the men and women of the Manteca Police Department, and she's inviting the community to join her in celebration.