PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings, and Ian Desmond and Rick Ankiel homered to lead the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.
One of 22 drivers cited in a Manteca Police sting Monday morning for failing to stop for pedestrians at crosswalks had a medical reason for not being able to stop – his right foot was in a brace and his leg needed to be elevated.
LATHROP – The citizens of Lathrop have a new Top Cop.
Residents south of Woodward Park successfully got the Manteca City Council to agree to put a crosswalk in place at Woodward Avenue at Buena Vista Drive.
RIPON – Don't let the serene nature of the Stanislaus River fool you.
Japanese maples are shade-loving trees. That is a wide belief, and that is a myth. So says Paul Jones who has spent more than 30 years collecting and propagating this popular garden staple and now has more than 200 varieties in his collection.
Alex Lisea from Stockton spent many years immersed in a lifestyle he thought would bring him great satisfaction.
Mark A. Forester died serving America in Afghanistan.
RIPON – If all goes accordingly, Family Movie Night could be held three times during the summer months.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Struggling Internet company Yahoo Inc. has agreed to sell half of its 40 percent stake in Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba for about $7.1 billion.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A rare rain forest plant that's known as a "corpse flower" is almost ready to make its presence known at a greenhouse on the Ohio State University campus.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Of the 40,000 people who signed up to take part in the 101st Bay to Breakers race, fewer than two dozen appeared to run into trouble.
ATLANTA (AP) - Half the nation's overweight teens have unhealthy blood pressure, cholesterol or blood sugar levels that put them at risk for future heart attacks and other cardiac problems, new federal research says.
CHICAGO (AP) - President Barack Obama and NATO allies declared Sunday that the end of the long and unpopular Afghanistan war is in sight even as they struggled to hold their fighting force together in the face of dwindling patience and shaky unity.
Veteran Manteca Police officer Stephen Dowswell has been given $1,000 by the city refuse workers' Jeff J.B. Burkhardt Memorial Fund to help with his incidental needs as he recovers from a bone marrow transplant some 12 weeks ago in San Francisco.
Acting Manteca City Manager Greg Showerman is the new community development director.
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Acting City Manager Greg Showerman is about to become Manteca's next Community Development Director.
Ripon Rotary Club members handed out dictionaries to all Ripon Unified School District third graders.
Senior Projects were once a graduation requirement at Manteca Unified.
Unless Sam Fant can give San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Carter Holley a suitable reason why he missed his last court appearance and can prove ...
Carrots, green onions, and bell peppers do not make your typical flower arrangement. The culinary students at Weston Ranch High School used those ingredients to ...
Be.tech's culinary academy has officially placed in the Skills USA competition and will be heading to the state competition in April. These students ...
A three-year-old boy was struck by a passing vehicle about 1:30 Saturday afternoon near the Pennebaker Apartments on the east side of Manteca, according ...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea on Monday fired four banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles), with three of them ...
The City of Ripon is hoping to someday convert all of its street lights from inductive to LED.
The vibrant business concerns in downtown want to take the central business district to the next level and create a welcoming atmosphere to get more ...
When Jim Anderson got word that the film he acted in, American Paradise, was accepted to the Sundance Film Festival he was ecstatic.
The apple cores kids toss into orange garbage cans at Woodward School, spoiled produce tossed out by Food-4-Less, and leftovers cleared from plates at Applebee ...
Three women and two men in their 20s and 30s were rousted out of the former downtown pool hall and nightclub in the 200 block ...