Did you ever watch a home improvement show team transform a drab room into something spectacular using a shoestring budget and less time than it takes you to clean out your closet? Ever wonder how they did it? Here's the secret: they cheat. And you can too.
Looking for a haunted house, organized trick or treating for kids or Halloween festivities for the 21 and over crowd?
Some 1,452 families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop may go without a traditional Thanksgiving turkey this year.
LATHROP - A 22-year-old truck school student who went missing three weeks ago in Lathrop is now the subject of a police search.
It would have been easy for Brooke McCracken to have just drowned in her sorrow.
Three of the Kindred Arts Concert Association's most popular featured artists through the years will return for encore numbers to help celebrate the organization's Silver Anniversary Season.
The caravan transporting the National Christmas Tree to the President's Park on the Ellipse will stop in Manteca on Tuesday, Nov. 8, to give people the opportunity to sign a banner that will accompany it all the way to Washington, D.C.
San Joaquin County Supervisor and third-generation dairy farmer Leroy Ornellas is running for the Republican nomination for the newly created 5th California Senate District.
About a dozen Red Hat societies in Manteca and neighboring cities want to become part of the 10 percent solution that the Kelley Brothers Brewing Co. and Brickyard Oven restaurant needs to stay in business.
Ed Krigbaum, author of the "Relentless: The Socialist Attack on American Freedom" is the speaker for the Thursday, Oct. 27, meeting of the Manteca Patriots.
LATHROP – Find the fish and you can feed the people.
The Manteca Unified School District recently approved a resolution which officially recognizes the contributions of all members of the military to maintaining the life that everyone enjoys in the "land of the free, and the home of the brave."
RIPON - Mike Fisher is the guest speaker at the 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, meeting of the Ripon Garden Club that takes place at the American Legion Hall, 206 Stockton Ave.
Former Oakdale Leader Sports Reporter Jagada Chambers first entered the Mustang Corral at the age of 13. It was 1989, North Stockton Bengals vs. Tri City Outlaws - and yes, he scored.
Manteca's biggest Halloween event - the Downtown Safe Halloween - takes place this Saturday.
Homicide suspect Rocky Allen Overturf, 26, was jailed Monday night for the alleged murder of Aaron Messick, 36, on November 19 behind an Escalon bar ...
About 150 slots are open to students who are looking to take part in the Discovery ChalleNGe Academy.
The Manteca Police volunteer SHARPS unit is celebrating its 25th anniversary Friday night at the Manteca Senior Center with more than 100 people expected to ...
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.