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 New York Diamonds jewelry store in the Wal Mart shopping center was robbed during the noon hour on Monday with an undetermined amount of ...
Overall this entire "eating healthier and being more active" campaign has been a success.
Big League Dreams' flagship complex in Manteca is looking a little less in "first-class condition" and in "good repair" as called for in the 35-year ...
Ten professionals - including the world's top female eater - are competing for $4,000 in cash prizes to see who can consume up to 12 ...
Karl Knutsen, the East Union High School JROTC instructor for the past 20 years, is stepping down on Oct. 31.
In the end, it really wouldn't have made a difference whether the Lathrop City Council voted to approve the Pilot/Flying J truck stop.
Kathy Howe - citing the need to step up communication between the school district and the community it serves - kicked off her election campaign for Manteca ...
Manteca is currently shipping FOG - the acronym for fat, oil and grease - from restaurants and such to a recycler in Oakland.
Little Mike won't panhandle you in front of your neighborhood 7-Eleven and then flip you off if you don't open your wallet.
STOCKTON – San Joaquin Ag Fest is right around the corner. And so is the San Joaquin County Fair returning after a two-year hiatus due to ...
When Dale Goncalves was a freshman in high school, a good friend of his had a dramatic life change that caught Dale's attention.
The days of camping on Manteca's streets and in public areas may be numbered.
Last year the Lathrop City Council approved a plan that will widen Lathrop Road from Harlan Road down to the Woodfield Estates entrance.
Manteca may hire and deploy two police community resource officers in a bid to help the homeless get back on their feet while at the ...
MODESTO - Bernie Sanders has to win California if he's to have any chance of getting the Democratic nomination for the Presidency at the party ...