All that Diana Urena knew about firefighters was that they occasionally saved lives.
Salty snacks started the stampede to Spreckels Park.
The odds are growing that the majority of people hit the hardest by the weak economy and Manteca's 13.4 percent unemployment rate will go without a traditional Thanksgiving meal this year.
The nation's Christmas tree is making a stop in Manteca Tuesday at Library Park on its way to Washington, D.C.
Cutting edge technology employed by South San Joaquin Irrigation District may give the cities of Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Tracy more of one of California's most precious resources - water.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first story of a three-part series on the envisioned employment triangle centered on the Highway 99 and 120 Bypass interchange that could ultimately generate in excess of 17,000 jobs.
Linda Abeldt is a true believer in the Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club.
LATHROP – There might not be an immediate solution to the parking and traffic woes at Lathrop Elementary School in sight.
The Manteca Assembly #38, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, will pay a special tribute today for Brittney Clements.
Tim Valentine has Plan B in place in the event rain dampens the outdoor activities lined up for Saturday's Fall Festival Street Fair at his Manteca Winery on Oak Street.
The theme is "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" but the secular Christmas icon immortalized in song by Gene Autry won't be leading Santa down Yosemite Avenue this year.
RIPON - As the leaves turn color and the chill is in the air it's once again time for the Ripon Chambers annual "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll showcasing the City's beautiful Downtown and its merchants.
Ripon Christian School Circle, the parent fundraising group of Ripon Christian Schools, invites you to their "Dinner Night Out & Auction" on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Ripon Community Center from 5 to 9 p.m.
RIPON - The Ripon Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the City of Ripon will be kicking off this holiday season with the Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting on Monday, Nov. 28.
He is a familiar voice to thousands of gardening fans and hobbyists alike, and a familiar name. "Bob Tanem in the Garden," the most popular Sunday program on KSFO radio in San Francisco, and the recipient of the prestigious Garden Writers Association of America's award of excellence nationwide for "on air talent" has been entertaining and instructing faithful listeners for 11 years in a row from 7 to 10 a.m. PST.
Students in Lathrop High's Life Management class got a dose of real life experience at the Mad City Money event Tuesday.
The Ripon Consolidated Fire District now has a drone to help with rescues along the Stanislaus River as well as to aid in combatting vegetation ...
Ripon's Weston Elementary School is staging an Elegant Edibles event to raise money for furniture for the campus' new library.
Alan Thomas - the face of Manteca's municipal golf course for four decades - has passed away.
Existing Manteca property owners within the 200-year floodplain - including homes west of Sierra High and those saddling Airport Way south of the 120 Bypass -could ...
Manteca's decision to commit community resource officers to deal with the homeless may end up making inroads into an equally perplexing problem - substance abuse.
Lejla Pepic is going to Stanford University.
January - the lowest month for water use because of the virtual absence of outdoor watering - was seen by Public Works Director Mark Houghton as a ...
Judging by the demand last year, the hottest tickets to get in February are to the Manteca Parks & Recreation/Manteca Youth Advisory father-daughter dance.
The more money that's allocated to the Lathrop Parks and Recreation Department's scholarship fund, the more children get involved with city-sponsored programming.
STOCKTON – It came down to the final two matches Saturday between Hilmar and Ripon for first place in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V Team ...
A bit of paradise - and a rare look into a winter's day in the Northern San Joaquin Valley 160 years ago - awaits those venturing ...
The cost of building a home in southwest Manteca could jump $3,145 on April 20.
Manteca will lose funding for six firefighters within 11 months.
Manteca High was once the social center of the community with its performing arts center jammed for concerts and other events.