Did you ever watch a home improvement show team transform a drab room into something spectacular using a shoestring budget and less time than it takes you to clean out your closet? Ever wonder how they did it? Here's the secret: they cheat. And you can too.
Looking for a haunted house, organized trick or treating for kids or Halloween festivities for the 21 and over crowd?
Some 1,452 families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop may go without a traditional Thanksgiving turkey this year.
LATHROP - A 22-year-old truck school student who went missing three weeks ago in Lathrop is now the subject of a police search.
It would have been easy for Brooke McCracken to have just drowned in her sorrow.
Three of the Kindred Arts Concert Association's most popular featured artists through the years will return for encore numbers to help celebrate the organization's Silver Anniversary Season.
The caravan transporting the National Christmas Tree to the President's Park on the Ellipse will stop in Manteca on Tuesday, Nov. 8, to give people the opportunity to sign a banner that will accompany it all the way to Washington, D.C.
San Joaquin County Supervisor and third-generation dairy farmer Leroy Ornellas is running for the Republican nomination for the newly created 5th California Senate District.
About a dozen Red Hat societies in Manteca and neighboring cities want to become part of the 10 percent solution that the Kelley Brothers Brewing Co. and Brickyard Oven restaurant needs to stay in business.
Ed Krigbaum, author of the "Relentless: The Socialist Attack on American Freedom" is the speaker for the Thursday, Oct. 27, meeting of the Manteca Patriots.
LATHROP – Find the fish and you can feed the people.
The Manteca Unified School District recently approved a resolution which officially recognizes the contributions of all members of the military to maintaining the life that everyone enjoys in the "land of the free, and the home of the brave."
RIPON - Mike Fisher is the guest speaker at the 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, meeting of the Ripon Garden Club that takes place at the American Legion Hall, 206 Stockton Ave.
Former Oakdale Leader Sports Reporter Jagada Chambers first entered the Mustang Corral at the age of 13. It was 1989, North Stockton Bengals vs. Tri City Outlaws - and yes, he scored.
Manteca's biggest Halloween event - the Downtown Safe Halloween - takes place this Saturday.
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 ...
Students at Joshua Cowell Elementary School were thrilled Thursday with the reading of 'Green Eggs and Ham.'
Two months into 2017 and construction activity in Manteca has already reached half of the $100.7 millon level for all of last year.
The City of Ripon has scheduled two days for the new Spring Clean-up Program.
A rare event could happen this year – New Melones Reservoir could come near to holding its designed storage capacity of 2.4 million acre feet ...
A long-time Manteca nurse, Stephanie Smith, 44, is suffering from a tick bite that has developed into a serious case of Lyme disease.
Manteca Unified is the leader of the pack when it comes to teacher salaries and total compensation for San Joaquin County.
The mesh cameras are part of the wireless video surveillance system used to help assist local law enforcement.
Tired of that old refrigerator sitting on the side of the house?
Go to the City of Manteca Facebook site and this is what you see:
The threat of a levee breach in Lathrop appears to be subsiding as the level of the San Joaquin River continues to decline.