Congestion on Highway 99 between Arch Road and Austin Road may ease a year ahead of schedule.
It might have only been the first Downtown Farmer's Market of the year, but the dozen farms represented enjoyed the best start that the weekly outdoor summer event has had since it was rekindled by the Manteca Convention and Visitors Bureau several years ago.
LATHROP – Four non-profits will get the chance to set up fireworks stands in Lathrop in order to raise money for their respective organizations.
With rain falling through the month of May; this year's fire season is primed to be the worst in recent years. Weeds have grown to record heights and are beginning to dry rapidly. The Fire Chiefs of San Joaquin County are urging all citizens to take immediate action on any grasses or weeds that may pose a fire danger.
STOCKTON - San Joaquin County Parks and Recreation and the Delta Fly Fishers will host a Catfish Derby on Saturday, June 5, at Oak Grove Regional Park.
The stark reality of the Memorial Day observance on Monday hit home hard when it was announced at the beginning of the program at East Union Cemetery that one of Manteca's own sons serving in Afghanistan had been wounded in the chest.
It was a rag-tag fleet of vehicles from a World War II Jeep Willy and 1965 Mustang convertible to a slew of PT Cruisers and even a Bentley that made their way down Yosemite Avenue late Monday morning.
Library Park – once the site of one of Manteca's first baseball diamonds – could be well on its way to being a true downtown square by this time next year.
Sister Ann Venita of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church is inviting all seniors to the annual celebration of the feast day of the church's patron saint.The sit-down luncheon will be held in the St. Anthony's School gym from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 9. Admission is free; however, all is encouraged to bring friends along. One does not have to be a Catholic to attend. For more information, call 823-7197.
Two-year-old Alexandria Marrero was the youngest member of the audience that attended the annual Memorial Day observance at the Ripon Cemetery on Monday.
LATHROP – The combination of Pastor Mike Dillman's Vietnam War testimony and the solemn tolling of the bell during the roll call of Lathrop's fallen veterans made for a stirring and poignant Memorial Day observance on Monday.
A special group of men led Monday's Memorial Day parade – all having served in the military in World War II and now in their 80s and 90s.
Manteca's downtown farmers market returns to Library Park today from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. to start a weekly run through the end of August.
Phil Waterford asked for a moment of silence.
They fought in the Battle of the Bulge, on the beaches at Normandy, on Iwo Jima, in North Africa, and on countless other battlefields.
Sonia Lasyone is the Ripon Unified's new Chief Business Officer.
The water quality crisis at Nile Garden Elementary School will soon be no more.
The federal Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agency (ATF) is looking for the person responsible for lobbing an explosive device into a back yard party July ...
Manteca may have a new library site but a library may never be built there.
Evaluating the success of coaches in Manteca Unified will now come down to more than just simple wins and losses.
Eleven years ago Vince Hernandez championed making safe and sane fireworks legal to sell and use in Manteca.
The Ripon Unified school board continued to mull over the proposed Academic Probation policy.
STOCKTON - Delta College will host its 10th Annual New Student Welcome Day on Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m. until noon
The threat of a lawsuit against the district took much of the teeth out of the censure motion that was originally proposed for Trustee Sam ...
Nathan Rowe is fighting for his life.
A flash bang grenade thrown in the driveway of the Ripon Community Center got the undivided attention of Ripon's advanced Junior Police Academy cadets.
Sam Fant has thrown down the gauntlet.
Students returning to Brock Elliott and Joshua Cowell elementary schools next month won't be wasting food that they leave on their lunch plates.
Calvary Community Church is holding their annual School Supply Drive throughout the month of July and the beginning of August.
VALLEY SPRINGS – The Northgate 10-11 All Star team pushed powerful Turlock American to the brink Tuesday but came up short as Turlock American won 7-6 ...