She's not the build of a full-sized shepherd, but this red, three-year-old mix being held at the Manteca dog pound is personality plus and in the need of a friend. She obviously has not had the best of care and her coat needs some attention, but she definitely has heart and at first blush likes people. She comes with a chain collar with a pink ribbon intertwined through its links. Anyone who dares to drive up to the animal control shelter will see her patiently sitting by the wire in the third cage – gazing patiently waiting for someone to ...
LATHROP - Genessis Gonzalez was hoping that one or more of her digital photographs will be selected for Tuesday's District Art Show.
The Sequoia School will be sponsoring a drive-through dinner on Thursday, May 6, benefiting the graduating eighth-grade class.
The inductees to date in the Manteca Hall of Fame are as follows:
The "ABC's Of Organizing Your Home: Tips On How To Declutter Everything From Your Closet To Your Garage" is part of a free presentation on Saturday, May 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Manteca Branch Library
Jean Lewis. Lyle Stern. Mary Perry. Jowell Griggs. Jules Welch. Peggy Sain. Ed Wackerly. Howard Morton. Dave Morton.
Manteca's long-awaited BMX track is ready to go.
Manteca leaders will decide Tuesday whether to keep the 200 word limit on candidates statements for the mayor's post and two open council seats or else double it to 400 words in the upcoming Nov. 2 municipal election.
This year's South County Cinco de Mayo "Fiesta Day!" hosted by the South San Joaquin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday, May 8, at The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.
RIPON - Ripon's heralded farmers market in the old downtown is going to be the best ever if the community's celebrated chef John Mangelos is successful in his part in the planning.
As an artist, Mary DiMaggio's porcelain and canvas creations are inspired by nature.
Scenes from Give Every Child A Chance's ASAP.
Forget Mamma Mia or the Phantom of the Opera.
Scene's from Friday's Marissa's Closet dinner, dance, and auction.
STOCKTON - San Joaquin County Mosquito & Vector Control District (District) confirmed that a barn owl found in the Lathrop area (zip code 95330) has tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV).
STOCKTON - A pair of giant water diversion tunnels proposed for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta could violate the federal Clean Water Act and increase harm to endangered fish species, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which released its formal comment on the project Thursday.
A barrage of illegal fireworks set off by a house fire made several hits on a Manteca fire truck and narrowly missed firefighters as they were scrambling to get fire hoses in place at a Thursday evening house fire in the 1200 block of Crestwood Avenue.
December is three months away. But every moment between now and then will count for a group of young students at Manteca's Universal Dance Company.
Explosions and shooting fireworks raised additional havoc Thursday as a fire swept through a two-story home in the 1200 block of Crestwood Avenue just two blocks from the Louise Avenue fire station.
Joe Freitas - part of the World War II generation of leaders who returned home from war to lay the ground work for Manteca's future- passed away Thursday. He was 88.
LATHROP – California is facing a water emergency.
It was another day of sad good-byes and warm hugs and loads of memories as Isadore's Restaurant served its last lunch to longtime friends and customers Thursday noon.
TURLOCK – Tim Guerino knows that the model works.
Manteca hit a milestone this year when the city's 60th park was completed.
Bingo is back at St. Anthony's. Not in the form of a weekly fund-raiser for the school as it was for many years. This time, its comeback is a short two-day entertainment venue incorporated into the annual Harvest Festival set for the weekend of Sept. 20-21.
Normally it's Carol Davis that has to visit Congressman Jeff Denham's office to ask for money.
The South San Joaquin Irrigation District is studying a pressurized water system between Woodward Reservoir and the Van Groningen Road reservoir near Escalon that could save enough water to supply all of the current needs of Manteca and Lathrop.
Amazon's 1.2 million-square-foot fulfillment center off of Chrissman Road in rural Tracy was a feather in the cap for the South County when the company began distribution operations last fall.
The Manteca Pregnancy Help Center is marking three high-water marks this year.
Bonus bucks - or more precisely a decision to let developers off the hook for as much as $6.9 million they agreed to pay in exchange for the privilege of building homes - has emerged as the first major issue of the Nov. 4 municipal election.