RIPON - A Mexican meat market in Ripon is unique in its charm all because of its owner Theresa Guzman, who, for the past five years, has instilled in her staff of seven the importance of a cheerful greeting to her customers – smiles are the order of the day.
RIPON – Gardens belonging to two landscaping businesses and the owners of McManis Winery in Ripon are among the half-dozen attractions featured in the annual September Garden Stroll sponsored by the Ripon Garden Club.
Two recent high school grads clearly demonstrate a passion for community through a unique work ethic as they busy themselves weekly in the DePalma Farms booth at both the farmers markets at Manteca and Ripon.
The fact Manteca Unified has some but not all of the emails the San Joaquin County Grand Jury referenced in a scathing report on trustee Sam Fant is expected to be a point of contention when the school board meets Tuesday.
Young police cadets for Manteca, Ripon and the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department – aged 16 to 21 – took part in a large law enforcement competition Friday at East Union High School competing with 32 agencies from throughout California.
A Manteca Police canine got his man Thursday morning – biting a Sheriff's Honor Farm escapee into submission from his hiding place under a bed in a trailer park in the 500 block of Moffat Boulevard at 8:20 a.m.
TRACY (AP) - California water regulators flexed their muscles on Thursday by ordering a group of farmers to stop pumping from a branch of the San Joaquin River amid an escalating battle over how much power the state has to protect waterways that are drying up in the drought.