LATHROP - Chevron, the fourth largest non-government energy company in the world, plans to build a "secondary" office in Lathrop with construction costs estimated at between $6 million and $8 million.
Before there was Manteca or Ripon, there was Atlanta.
The Mike Torres Band will help ring in 2009.
Bob Drew is a gentle giant of a man who sold advertising for the Manteca Bulletin to new and used automobile dealers for 13 years - knowing his trade as well as anyone and better than most.
Soroptimist International of Manteca opted to forgo their annual gift exchange between members this year in order to donate money to help community non-profits.
Helping victims of family violence become survivors of family violence is the heart in the mission statement of the South County Crisis Center.
Laura Vieira had concerns about having to provide gifts for needy youngsters of Manteca.
Mike Mallory, Second Harvest Food Bank's chief executive officer, has been overwhelmed by the recent holiday donations.
The Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau is staging its annual Women's Connection in 2009 as four quarterly luncheons instead of just one daylong event.
Ed Powers was 24 years old when he arrived in Manteca with a dream.
LATHROP - Four months since the start of Matt Browne's wrongful-termination hearing, and 10 months after he was fired without due process by former City Manager Yvonne Quiring, Lathrop's former chief building official may finally get an answer as early as January if he gets his old job back.
RIPON - A DUI check point on Jack Tone Road near Highway 99 Saturday night netted Ripon Police six vehicles they towed and a woman with two no bail warrants out of Alameda County for forgery and burglary.
Sequoia Annex, in all likelihood, is closing in 2009.
Mayor Willie Weatherford wants a little less talk and a lot more action.
Class-size reduction for Manteca Unified costs $8.4 million.
Landscaping along Manteca's future sound walls as well as in common areas of neighborhoods and commercial developments could go native to conserve water.
Debbee Tarr knew that her crew could rise to the occasion.
They are piece makers in the aesthetic sense. But they also help those who helped bring peace to the world – America's veterans.
Lincoln Park's makeover is continuing.
A brawl that broke out between adults at the annual Ripon High School Quarterback Club's fund-raising golf tournament at 3 p.m. Friday brought police officers to the private Spring Creek Golf and Country Club where they found two men fighting amidst a large crowd gathered near a golf cart on the course.
Voters in the Manteca Unified School District will have one measure on in the November ballot that others outside that geographical area will not have to worry about. They will have to decide whether the election of Board of Education trustees should be by area only or at-large.
They are two conspicuous figures on the Tidewater Bike Path.
The sweepstakes trophy in the 52nd annual Ripon Almond Festival Parade Saturday went to the Ripon Future Farmers of America.
All that Frank Guinta wanted were a few friends to come visit with him while he was still able.
Make room, Michael Recycle. You've got company in the yard at the City of Manteca's Solid Waste Division.
Call it a practice run.
Care packages for troops stationed overseas were delivered this week.
When it comes to the Cupcake Wars Competition, Kelly Perea is predicting good things for today's event at the Christian Worship Center in Manteca.
It was something of an exercise in karma when Virginia Archer moved into the Commons at Union Ranch and met retired Hayward jeweler and avid pilot Vernon Minor.
Watering yards every other day during restricted hours and doing such things as employing quick-acting nozzles to wash cars won't cut it when it comes to Manteca residents conserving water.