Dana Solomon wants to do everything he can to make sure that independent ambulance companies continue to exist in California.
Manteca's Post Office on Maple Avenue turns 70 years old in 2009.
Another Christmas has come and gone.
Mary Jo Malone of Ripon has a project every year: quilting baby blankets and knitting matching baby caps.
The Christmas giving tree at Precision Automotive at Moffat Boulevard and at Chubby's restaurant on North Main Street still have some bulb ornaments left for generous donors to adopt.
LATHROP - Chevron, the fourth largest non-government energy company in the world, plans to build a "secondary" office in Lathrop with construction costs estimated at between $6 million and $8 million.
Before there was Manteca or Ripon, there was Atlanta.
The Mike Torres Band will help ring in 2009.
Bob Drew is a gentle giant of a man who sold advertising for the Manteca Bulletin to new and used automobile dealers for 13 years - knowing his trade as well as anyone and better than most.
Soroptimist International of Manteca opted to forgo their annual gift exchange between members this year in order to donate money to help community non-profits.
Helping victims of family violence become survivors of family violence is the heart in the mission statement of the South County Crisis Center.
Laura Vieira had concerns about having to provide gifts for needy youngsters of Manteca.
Mike Mallory, Second Harvest Food Bank's chief executive officer, has been overwhelmed by the recent holiday donations.
The Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau is staging its annual Women's Connection in 2009 as four quarterly luncheons instead of just one daylong event.
Ed Powers was 24 years old when he arrived in Manteca with a dream.
The South San Joaquin Irrigation District is guaranteed water - providing it snows in the Sierra.
It was a day of double joy for Dr. George Veldstra, M.D.
The Manteca Transit Center at Moffat Boulevard and South Main Street in Manteca is the setting for the Roast of Jeff Tilton, a candidate for San Joaquin County Superintendent of Schools in June's primary elections.
It's Winter Olympics time. And while the world's eyes may be focused on Sochi, Bob Steves and Tom Osborn's memories are flying back to the 1964 summer Tokyo Olympics.
Herman and Ann Howard have been married for 50 years. Ann professes to know the reason behind their marital success. In a word: surprise - especially those that are carefully planned and then presented with a generous mixture of thoughtfulness and love on Valentine's Day.
LOS BANOS (AP) - Farmers in California's drought-stricken Central Valley said the financial assistance President Barack Obama delivered on his visit Friday does not get to the heart of California's long-term water problems.
Kaiser Don't Break Our Hearts.
She was 18 years old and a senior in high school. He was 21 and a senior at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
A two-mile stretch of Louise Avenue is getting a $2 million makeover between Airport Way and Main Street this spring.
A federal appeals court known for its liberal-leanings struck down a mandate on Thursday that could make it easier for California residents to obtain concealed weapons permits.
There's still magic in the air between Michele and Eric Davis – a Manteca couple who will have been married 25 years on Saturday.
Mary Cariged of Ripon celebrated her 102nd birthday on Wednesday.
When George and Violet Perry celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary, their five children knew exactly what special song they were going to dedicate to their parents to mark that momentous day.
In 2006, the Seattle Seahawks made their first-ever Super Bowl appearance, facing the Pittsburgh Steelers at Ford Field in Detroit.
Two Assembly districts. One California Senate Seat. The heart of California's conservative Central Valley.