Byrl Knutson knows that when the morning hours start to tick away and the warm sun is just around the corner, he's the man craving for the lanes.
LATHROP – The accident earlier this week at the three-way intersection south of Lathrop Elementary School which seriously injured a school teacher's young son has renewed calls from concerned residents to correct traffic problems at that busy location.
Sierra High grad Andrea Ramirez – homeless for several years – is going to San Jose State University to become a nurse. Her desire is to be a pediatric nurse so she can hopefully touch the lives of children as she has already done in Manteca and Lathrop.
There's richness in our everyday life – seen through the hearts and souls of others – if we only keep our eyes open and stay alert to the warmth in our fellow man.
Breakfast with Manteca's chief of police is on tap for the second month in a row Saturday morning at the Waffle Shop on North Main Street.
LATHROP – Family and friends of the late Jeremy Lum are inviting the public to a "peaceful candlelight gathering" to mark the 30th day of his passing.
RIPON – The Clarence Smit Museum, which has long been too small for the Ripon Historical Society to display all of their precious community artifacts, is about to get the space that they've always wanted.
STOCKTON - The San Joaquin County Agricultural Commissioner's Office announced today, a West Nile Virus horse fatality is the first in San Joaquin County for 2009. Although the Agricultural Commissioner recommends all horses receive the WNV vaccine, the horse had not previously been vaccinated.
LATHROP – The public is invited to attend a Relay for Life "Bunco Night" fund-raiser to be held Friday, Aug. 7, in the cafeteria at Lathrop High School. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.
LATHROP – Lathrop's newest bank, the Community Banks of Northern California, is inviting area residents to come and "meet, greet and eat" with the bank personnel on Saturday, Aug. 8. The bank will host the barbecue starting at 11 a.m. Community Banks of Northern California, a full-service bank, is located at 210 Towne Centre Drive, just east of City Hall in the Mossdale Landing and behind Target store.
In a story about a local skateboard company getting off the ground that ran in the Thursday, July 30 edition of the Manteca Bulletin, the longtime friend of company owner Frank Alvarado that was taken by cancer was Katy McKenzie – not Katie McKenzie as was mentioned in the story. It was ovarian cancer that claimed her life, not breast cancer as reported.
Del Webb in Manteca is a unique community of retired folks who have come together much as a family – all very evident at Tuesday's National Night Out parties.
James Carpenter and James Steen go out of their way for National Night Out.
Tuowanda Salgado knows exactly how hard it is to get your identity back once somebody gains access to your crucial credit information.
Manteca Police Department's Community Emergency Response Team conducted their 15th annual car show and legal cruise on Sunday at Library Park.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District water deliveries to Manteca, Lathrop and Tracy may be reduced up to 20 percent in the coming months if current expectations for a severe third year of drought hold.
Francesca Arnaudo can work a room.
Michael Midgley will make good on a promise this weekend.
Coaching is not just about winning and losing. So says Manteca High School Principal Frank Gonzales.
A 19-month-old baby is dead and Manteca Police investigators believe that the mother's 21-year-old boyfriend is to blame.
The City of Ripon will look locally before deciding on a vendor to setup credit card payments for handling utilities payments.
Brandy Perkins settled into her seat at the AMC Showplace cinema and picked a single piece of popcorn out of the American Idol-branded container sitting in her lap.
Staggered by another challenge, chef Michael Midgley sunk to his knees during the final round of Sunday's episode of Cutthroat Kitchen.
The high blood pressure and sleep apnea.
Calling it "a painful but necessary decision," Bishop Stephen E. Blaire of the Diocese of Stockton announced that attorneys for the diocese will be filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.
One death resulted from Friday's mobile home fire in East Manteca.
Manteca's golf course is bucking a regional trend of declining rounds played.
BEVERLY HILLS (AP) - Amy Poehler made out with Bono, Tina Fey mocked George Clooney's taste in women and Matt Damon emerged, bizarrely, as the night's recurring gag.
MODESTO - Diane Nash, a leader and strategist in the 1960s civil rights movement, will be the keynote speaker addressing "The Dreams of the '60s: A Legacy for Today" at the 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of Modesto Junior College's Performing Arts Center, 435 College Avenue, Modesto.
The skies are bright and clear but the future outlook for water isn't.