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Love affair: Almond blossoms & bees

I was trying to focus intently on a bee hovering over a cluster of snow-white almond blossoms. All around me, scores of bees were buzzing. The weather was perfect for pollination - the sun was shining, the skies were clear and blue, and there was no breeze to stir the petals of the flowers that would make focusing somewhat of a challenge. And it was neither too hot nor too cold outside.

February 27, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Almond Blossom Festival parade today

RIPON - The 48th annual Almond Blossom Festival parade starts at 11 a.m. today in downtown Ripon.

February 27, 2010 | | NEWS


Green eggs & ham inspire reading event on Tuesday

Do you like green eggs and ham?

February 27, 2010 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


GREASE IS THE WORD

The Sierra High Band conducted a 1950s themed dinner dance Friday night at the school cafeteria featuring live entertainment featuring various local bands, staff, and alumni.

February 27, 2010 | Hime Romero | NEWS


CORRECTION

It's not shooting to kill, according to the California Highway Patrol.

February 27, 2010 | | NEWS


ODDS & ENDS

Almond Blossom breakfast Sunday

February 27, 2010 | | NEWS


Alarming shortfall for fire needs

Thousands of homes have been built in Manteca during the last 20 years that are outside a 5-minute response time of a fire station.

February 26, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Mayor’s husband says his civil rights were violated at Lathrop art show

LATHROP – Lathrop Mayor Kristy Sayles' husband is demanding for a jury trial in the lawsuit he filed against the city and 12 other individuals.

February 26, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Darretta reigning as Almond Blossom Queen

RIPON – Joie Darretta couldn't help but get choked up when she was thanking her family Thursday night during the Almond Blossom Queen candidates' introductions at the Ripon Community Center.

February 26, 2010 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Festival carnival open through Sunday

RIPON – Kevin Tate and his crew of more than two-dozen workers started piecing together what would become the Ripon Almond Blossom Carnival on early Tuesday morning.

February 26, 2010 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Best of Manteca closes nominations on Monday

Who is the best mail carrier in Manteca?

February 26, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Almond Blossom breakfast Sunday

RIPON - The Almond Blossom buffet breakfast takes place Sunday at the Ripon Veterans of Foreign Wars, 12455 E. West Ripon Road.

February 26, 2010 | | NEWS


ODDS & ENDS

'50s theme dinner dance at SHS tonight

February 26, 2010 | | NEWS


Giving HOPE to 2,000 families

Dave Thompson was well aware of Manteca's homeless 20 years ago.

February 25, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TURN: PG&E trying to lock high power rates into constitution

The California Legislature today is conducting a joint hearing on Proposition 16 – the measure PG&E crafted for the June 8 ballot requiring a super majority of voters to approve any attempts to weaken the for-profit's monopoly on retail power sales.

February 25, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Easter Vigil service tonight follows Good Friday at St. Anthony’s

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca observed Good Friday in a solemn service that was repeated in other Catholic churches throughout the world. It did not have the extreme drama that took place in the Philippines, with devotees allowing themselves to be nailed on a cross, but the roughly two-hour worship was just as solemn and meditative.

April 03, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


MANTECA WASTING AWAY

The severity of the four-year drought could mean dead lawns throughout Manteca, the banning of nonprofit car washes, slashing aggregate water use at city parks by 25 percent, and the hiring of a water resources coordinator and two enforcement assistants.

April 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Do as I say, not as I do

While Gov. Jerry Brown was mandating water flowing from spigots be reduced 25 percent due to California's severe drought the bureaucracy he oversees was continuing its effort to drain New Melones Reservoir of an extra 15,000 acre feet of water

April 03, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Benefit for baby with congenital disease

Angela Seamas of the Portuguese Fraternal Society of America and her group have a new fund-raising project this year.

April 03, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Driver unscathed after hitting city fire hydrant

An octogenarian female driver escaped unscathed after the car she was driving hit the fire hydrant on the corner of the Manteca Presbyterian Church at North Main and East North streets.

April 03, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Five Versant intern nurses hired at Doctors Hospital

Doctors Hospital has five new nurses on staff following an intense Versant intern program.

April 03, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


EASTER VISION

Rasheed Ali ripped at the seam, pulling the egg from its plastic wrapper.

April 02, 2015 | James Burns | NEWS


Water trucks for irrigating with recycled wastewater?

Manteca could resort to using a water truck to irrigate public landscaping using recycled treated wastewater if the drought worsens.

April 02, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Week reprieve for those living at motel

She sat on the curb in front of her small motel room on Moffat Boulevard Wednesday afternoon as she waited for hot water for the first time in more than a week.

April 02, 2015 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


NO SNOW JOB: THIS IS IT

Every drop of water now counts.

April 01, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Holy Week at Manteca Presbyterian

Manteca Presbyterian Church, 275 N. Main St., is planning a series of services and events to mark Holy Week.

April 01, 2015 | | NEWS


UNSAFE HOUSING

In an extremely rare move, Manteca fire and building safety inspectors along with county health representatives ordered the Inn at the Station on Moffat Boulevard shut down Monday until a long list of health and safety repairs are made.

March 31, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Uncertainty about their shelter

The notices that hung on the doors of the Inn by the Station – spelled out over a Manteca Police Department badge – told the residents that they could no longer inhabit the places that they had called home.

March 31, 2015 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Mountain Valley earns pair of safety awards

Mountain Valley Express trucking company's website touts that it is "the safest trucking company in the State of California."

March 31, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


75 help clean military grave markers

A team of 75 volunteers including children spent Saturday morning honoring fallen heroes by trimming, cleaning and polishing their headstones.

March 31, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


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