Olivia Lopez Grajeda wants to operate an ice cream van in conjunction with a drug prevention effort dubbed "Ice Cream for Jesus."
Abran Marquez wore his junior police officer badge with pride as he soaked in every word that Manteca Police Gang Prevention Officer Jason Hensley had to say Friday afternoon.
High school students created a disturbing presence as they walked in front of a northbound Union Pacific train Friday afternoon bringing an immediate reaction from police.
Manteca may celebrate the Fourth of July with aerial fireworks for the third straight year on July 3.
RIPON - John Franscella loves everything about Ripon athletics.
The Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps at East Union High School is about building character and teaching respect for others – especially for the older and wiser senior citizens.
Vince Hernandez doesn't want to miss the opportunity to make the South County the premier bicycle friendly community in California.
Steven and Stacy Douglas say their five-year-old purebred black Labrador, June Bug, has been the victim of yet another dog poisoning in Manteca.
The concrete slab on Moffat Boulevard at Garfield Avenue south of Manteca High represents yet another cost saving move by municipal engineers trying to comply with an expensive federal arsenic mandate without triggering a water rate increase.
RIPON – Taylor Ray always wanted to be a part of the Ripon Almond Blossom Queen Court.
Manteca Unified taxpayers had a $123 advantage last year in their "quid pro quo" with the City of Manteca when it came to the shared use of facilities.
Saturday was a typical winter day in the valley - cold and foggy with a bit of a shower. But that did not stop Denise Brosio from holding a garage sale.
FRENCH CAMP - The biggest community for 13 years in what was to become San Joaquin County wasn't Stockton.
RIPON – Samantha Conway has always looked up to the Almond Blossom Festival queens.
A special Union Pacific passenger train will roll back and forth through Manteca Friday afternoon taking on the role as "Operation Lifesaver."
Virginia Pina's dream came true with the grand opening of her new business - ReDesigns By V – in downtown Manteca.
A REACH Helicopter flight crew has been credited with saving the life of a roadway accident victim as they flew him to a Sacramento trauma center from a Highway 99 pileup last week.
They were lined up 10 deep at the check-out desk. Every available computer was taken. The children's section was bursting with young people.
ESCALON - One home was partially damaged and five other buildings destroyed in a fast-moving wildfire Thursday afternoon that triggered mandatory evacuations on Hogue Road between Escalon and Modesto off McHenry Avenue.
The City of Lathrop is putting the pressure on non-residential water customers to curtail their usage by 25 percent.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca helped launch the "Healthy Over Hungry Cereal Drive" from May 29 to June 5 to lead a community effort to provide area children, struggling with hunger, healthy breakfasts during the summer months.
Miranda Frisbie and James Galindez were on top of the world. She had graduated from college recently and James had a good job for the last four years in Stockton.
FRENCH CAMP – Pete Paulsen loves hot rods.
Manteca is trying to parlay a $28 per night surcharge on a $200 a night room into a $200 million plus private sector investment that has the potential of generating 560 new jobs, an annual payroll of $9.4 million, and provide at least $600,000 yearly to underwrite city services.
Doctors Hospital CEO Nico Tejeda is being reassigned by the parent Tenet Health Care Corporation to East Side Hospital in El Paso, Texas in the Sierra Providence Health Network.
STOCKTON - Funeral services for former Sheriff Robert "Bob" Heidelbach will be held at Morris Chapel, University of the Pacific, in Stockton this Friday.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca has added a "Serenity Garden" inside their facility to provide patients and families a place for quiet reflection.
Manteca Mayor Steve DeBrum is a happy camper these days.
Cassady Hill and Kayla Keating arrived bright and early to the San Joaquin AgFest on Tuesday.
Sequoia School is getting a new address.