RIPON - If you've ever wondered how a strawberry tree looks like, you have the perfect opportunity this Saturday to stand right next to one, and maybe even touch its unusual bark.
In Shape has submitted plans for a proposed state-of-the-art fitness center as part of The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.
In September last year, a young man brought his elderly mother to the St. Anthony's harvest festival. They made a beeline to the used books booth called Bookworm.
Manteca's decision to shift the maintenance costs of new neighborhood parks to buyers of nearby homes isn't sitting well with some residents.
A policemen's ball Saturday will help fund community youth programs.
The forecast that came from the United States Department of Agriculture, the Almond Board of California, and other sources as early as May and as late as July called for another bumper crop of almonds this year.
LATHROP – The second annual Memorial March by the Justice for Jeremy in Lathrop will be held Saturday, Sept. 18, starting at 9 a.m. at the San Joaquin County Jail in French Camp.
The crackdown last month of the homeless trying to camp overnight in and around Library Park - including the roof of the library - simply prompted some to head a mile and a half east to Spreckels Historical Plaza.
Manteca Unified is on pace to save over $1 million in electricity and gas.
For the last four years, Tyler Davidson has become quite accustomed to what it's like at the busiest intersection in Manteca.
It's been 15 years since Sami Guedoir took over Century Furniture at the Corner of Main Street and Yosemite Avenue.
A 17 percent increase in health insurance premiums on top of furlough days and a 13-minute time limit on cleaning classrooms has upset a number of Manteca Unified School District custodians.
Delfino Perry had no intention of building one of the West Coast's largest melon brokering firms when he planted his first crop 75 years ago.
RIPON - The opening day of the Color the Skies Over Ripon hot air balloon festival saw two special people climb into the baskets of separate balloons – one the 15-year-old poster boy for the event and the other an adventuresome 102-year-old grandmother.
The Trails of Manteca - a proposed project that would add 1,650 housing units in the southwest portion of the city - could increase municipal water consumption by roughly 9 percent when it is completed.
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Second Harvest Food Bank's Chili Cook-off is set for Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Manteca Transit Center.
All traffic signals in Manteca are set to give drivers ample time to either clear an intersection or stop depending up where they are on the road during the time it takes an amber light to turn red.
The extra half cent you pay every time you buy a taxable item in San Joaquin County is paying off again, this time it made the completion of the widening of Highway 99 from four to six lanes from the 120 Bypass to Arch Road a reality.
Manteca's move away from a heavy dependence on agriculture and government jobs started in the 1970s.
STOCKTON (AP) - Signature gatherers paid by a wealthy Stockton-area farmer and food processor have started circulating an initiative to force large public works projects to go before voters for approval, and the measure is expected to qualify for the November 2016 ballot.
The $170 million levee improvements that will have be made in order for the walls that protect Lathrop and other communities from the San Joaquin River to be compliant with the new Urban Levee Design Criteria are going to need a lot of things.
Four non-profit groups supporting Ripon youngsters recently applied for Police Activity League grants.
Could the recall effort for two sitting Manteca Unified trustees already be heading to court?
The hottest wakeboarders in the world will once again ascend on Lathrop today when the Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard tour kicks off at Mossdale Quarry Lakes.
Hard of hearing from birth, Sherri Thornton's first language was Exact Sign Language (ESL), a manual communication that strives to be an exact representation of English vocabulary and grammar. While typically children learn their first language from their parents or family members in the home because Sherri was the only family member with hearing difficulties, her family didn't know sign language and opted not to learn.
Dan Mercer isn't happy.
Trustees of the Ripon Unified School District will look at three options Monday on the proposed Academic Probation policy.