The odds are growing that the majority of people hit the hardest by the weak economy and Manteca's 13.4 percent unemployment rate will go without a traditional Thanksgiving meal this year.
The nation's Christmas tree is making a stop in Manteca Tuesday at Library Park on its way to Washington, D.C.
Cutting edge technology employed by South San Joaquin Irrigation District may give the cities of Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Tracy more of one of California's most precious resources - water.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first story of a three-part series on the envisioned employment triangle centered on the Highway 99 and 120 Bypass interchange that could ultimately generate in excess of 17,000 jobs.
Linda Abeldt is a true believer in the Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club.
LATHROP – There might not be an immediate solution to the parking and traffic woes at Lathrop Elementary School in sight.
The Manteca Assembly #38, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, will pay a special tribute today for Brittney Clements.
Tim Valentine has Plan B in place in the event rain dampens the outdoor activities lined up for Saturday's Fall Festival Street Fair at his Manteca Winery on Oak Street.
The theme is "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" but the secular Christmas icon immortalized in song by Gene Autry won't be leading Santa down Yosemite Avenue this year.
RIPON - As the leaves turn color and the chill is in the air it's once again time for the Ripon Chambers annual "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll showcasing the City's beautiful Downtown and its merchants.
Ripon Christian School Circle, the parent fundraising group of Ripon Christian Schools, invites you to their "Dinner Night Out & Auction" on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Ripon Community Center from 5 to 9 p.m.
RIPON - The Ripon Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the City of Ripon will be kicking off this holiday season with the Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting on Monday, Nov. 28.
He is a familiar voice to thousands of gardening fans and hobbyists alike, and a familiar name. "Bob Tanem in the Garden," the most popular Sunday program on KSFO radio in San Francisco, and the recipient of the prestigious Garden Writers Association of America's award of excellence nationwide for "on air talent" has been entertaining and instructing faithful listeners for 11 years in a row from 7 to 10 a.m. PST.
The thought of struggling families being forced to settle for cereal instead of turkey on Thanksgiving prompted one Manteca resident to donate $4,000 to the Turkeys R Us effort.
The Christmas lights on Mercedes Avenue that has been a perennial attraction in Manteca for a dozen years may come back in 2012.
Ripon Christian Schools' student body – elementary through high school – will reach out to the community as part of their annual Spiritual Emphasis week running Jan ...
The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 300 new employees.
The San Joaquin River is rising.
For the last 25 years Bill Mendelson has made it his mission to get homeless people placed into permanent residences.
Danelle Hohe is back in the employ of the City of Lathrop.
It's a $100,000 challenge to help build the Valley Children's Healthcare specialty care center in north Modesto on Pelandale Avenue off Highway ...
Great Wolf Resort - after walking away from a Manteca deal 15 months ago - has stepped up its efforts to locate in Brentwood 35 miles away ...
How does the roads in the City of Ripon rate?
It was one of the biggest applause lines of Mayor Steve DeBrum's State of the City address and it spoke volumes about Manteca.
The City of Lathrop's plans to widen Lathrop Road – the last section within the city's influence east of Interstate 5 that has yet ...
The next Manteca Parks and Recreation middle school dance takes place this Friday at Neil Hafley School.
Almond Blossom Queen hopefuls shared their backgrounds with Ripon Rotarians during a lunch Wednesday at Spring Creek Country Club.
The newest ministry at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca honors the Santo Nino, one of the oldest Christian relics in the Philippines.
It could end up costing more than $150 million to overhaul the levees of Reclamation District 17 so they could withstand a 200-year flood.
A fire department dispatcher broke the din of the silent county emergency fire frequency late Tuesday morning announcing the passing of Tracy Fire Department Captain ...