Manteca has trimmed $450,000 in firefighter overtime without having to "brown-out" an engine company due to a manpower shortage.
It started out as a love story between sweethearts that transcended four major battles in World War II with the loss of hundreds of personal letters that were not delivered until war's end.
It was a life and death foot pursuit Tuesday morning on the Highway 120 Bypass as Manteca Police Sergeant Julie Renfro risked her life dashing 150 yards to prevent a despondent 47-year- old man from ending his life in freeway traffic.
Bob Gutierrez's car is his vessel.
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.
Moses Zapien has some clear ideas of what he wants to see happen in San Joaquin County if he's elected to a four-year term ...
There's not a lot of fluff to Tom Patti.
When it comes to running for the Manteca City Council, there are three things that are universal amongst the candidates – fiscal responsibility, a plan for ...
A Youth Vocation Leadership Academy is being launched by the Ripon Chamber of Commerce Foundation under the direction of its president, Tamra Spade.
The Fourth pf July aerial fireworks display may have been a dud but as a result Christmas may sparkle in Manteca.
Manteca High students learned firsthand about doing volunteer work.
Less than a year after the city devoted staff and taxpayer resources to roll out a new website the Manteca City Council has approved spending ...
Sierra remains on the heels of first-place Manteca with a needed 7-2 win over visiting Oakdale at the Manteca Regional Tennis Center on Tuesday.
Ripon Unified students are outperforming their counterparts in San Joaquin County and throughout California when it comes to grasping English language arts and math.
STOCKTON – It looks like Manteca Unified trustee Sam Fant will have to do without the insight of a grand juror when it comes to making ...
Two Manteca Unified instructors have their eyes on the stars.
The California general election ballot Nov. 8 has 17 propositions touching on everything from legalizing and repealing the death penalty to gun control, condoms in ...
Half Moon Bay likes to claim they're the pumpkin capital of the world.
The award-winning St. Mary's High School Theatre Department kicks off its 2016-2017 season with a stage adaptation of one of the world's great ...
Jimmie Connors Post 6311 Veterans of Foreign Wars located in Manteca will be conducting their 3rd Annual Roast to raise funds to help equip their ...