Two fighting female pit bulls attacked a woman in her early 30s as she was attempting to separate them in her home shortly before noon Tuesday while her 74-year-old father suffered a fatal heart attack apparently after witnessing the trauma.
Marlene Champlin, better known as "The Squash Lady," has spent the past 18 years perfecting recipes for Perry & Sons, a long-time family owned and run business from Manteca that handles and ships fresh watermelons, pumpkins and squash.
June 28, 2016|
By MONICA CANE Bulletin correspondent
Some 107 years after South County residents embraced the then bold move to form the South San Joaquin Irrigation District, secure what are now senior water rights on the Stanislaus River watershed, and build the first in a series of reservoirs that powered economy growth and prosperity for over a century, the current SSJID board is posed to make another milestone decision.