Firefighters reported heavy black smoke coming from a garage in the 1800 block of Scharmann Lane as they approached the home at 3 a.m. Tuesday just east of Airport Way and south of Lathrop Road in northwest Manteca.
Walgreens is bringing the Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour with AARP, a program dedicated to providing free prevention and early detection health services, to Manteca on Monday, May 14, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
PLACERVILLE- The Sacramento Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League and the American River Conservancy are co-sponsoring the Wakamatsu Festival on Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The festival features traditional Japanese cultural and performing arts and Japanese food.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Golden Gate Bridge is turning 75 this year. And what a historic span it's been. Big, bold and orange, the bridge is a beloved symbol of San Francisco and one of the most instantly recognizable landmarks in the world.
Graffiti abatement got a shot in the arm Monday with the gifting of two half-ton Chevy Silverado pickup trucks to the Manteca Police Department's 65-member Seniors Helping Area Residents and Police volunteer program.
WESTON RANCH - There was Mattie, the Boer goat. And there were Jessie, the black Labrador, and his canine partner Dozer, the amiable three-year-old pit bull mix from the San Joaquin Sheriff's Department K-9 unit. Lavi, a three-year-old pet rabbit, made a special appearance too that was made possible by eighth grader Kerynne Powell.
RIPON - A 23-year veteran Ripon Police dispatch supervisor, Linda Johnston, is well into her 1,500 mile bicycle jaunt from near the Canadian border to somewhere in the vicinity of Santa Barbara and then back to Ripon.