Eric Christensen is collecting gently used cellular phones and car chargers for emergency situations.
There are still tickets available for this evening's dinner fund-raiser at the Kelley Brothers Brickyard Oven benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Yosemite Avenue between Sherman Avenue and Fremont Street will be closed to traffic on Monday, July 12, starting at 8 p.m. through Tuesday, July 13, ending at 6 a.m. This closure is needed to install a water line being constructed by D.A. Wood Construction. The city-funded project involves installing a 12-inch water main line in Garfield Avenue from Fir Street to Moffat Boulevard.
Floating a proposal to build a water park in the middle of a recession is an idea you'd expect to sink faster than the price of homes after the housing bubble burst.
The woeful lack of new blood and young members are threatening the demise of many organizations.
With bull horns in hand, Service Employees International, United Health Care Union organizers led a picket line in continuous chants outside the Palm Haven Care Center Thursday afternoon demanding better staffing and increased pay for workers.
Those brave enough to step before the judges and claim the titles of Manteca Idol and Young Manteca Idol will finally get their chance - three of them actually.
The Antone Raymus Golf Tournament – in memory of the military past and present – is scheduled for July 16 at the Manteca Municipal Golf Course. Pastor Mike Dillman will make a special guest appearance.
So how could Manteca sell 329 single family homes - or more than the rest of San Joaquin County combined - during the past 12 months?
Art Mortimer – the appropriately named artist whose work has already been featured in Manteca during a "mural in a day project" that churned out "The Bountiful Valley piece that accentuates downtown slowly sipping a drink in the garden of Liz and Leon Sucht.
Manteca's second Portuguese festa is being celebrated on Sunday, July 11.
The best things in Manteca this weekend might just be free.
Mama Aneka did not need to say the words.
Pinkie Rideau seemed at home while clutching her retro carbon microphone in the gazebo at Library Park.
Manteca's next mural will celebrate family and the community's cultural diversity.
Trustees of the Ripon Unified School District will look at three options Monday on the proposed Academic Probation policy.
The dawn of the 1960s brought a new era of prosperity to California.
There's no better job than working with the community as a writer and a photographer and never knowing what is going to be next on the agenda for better or worse in the course of a 24-hour period.
It's still off the beaten path.
Laurel Dalzell is seeing a longtime dream come true with the opening of her vintage café Friday morning at the downtown Ripon corner of Main Street and Stockton Avenue – just around the corner from the fire department headquarters.
The City of Ripon is currently receiving plenty of interest in residential development.
CHP officer Eliseo Alatorre – a patrolman who often patrols the Manteca freeways – is being honored today with a Superior Effort Act Award for his quick thinking and heroic actions in saving the life of a young woman clinging to a freeway bridge.
"Sleepy" and "tranquil" are adjectives historians could use in looking back on the 1950s in Manteca.
Chuck and Teri Palmer put a lot of effort into making sure that soldiers across the world get a package from home.
The new athletic complex at Ripon Christian High is taking shape.
It was Mickey Mouse pancakes for 150 youngsters late Wednesday morning along with eggs, slices of ham, juice and milk in the Manteca Boys & Girls Club gym.
An abducted 8-year-old Manteca girl was found on a Chicago-bound Amtrak train Wednesday through the long arm of the Lathrop Police Services.
World War II was a defining moment in Manteca's history.
So you've heard a lot about the recall efforts underway with a pair of Manteca Unified School Board trustees.
Personal cell phones are being included in the new national "Do Not Call" Registry to dissuade telemarketers from contacting the general public across the country. Citizens may register their home or cell phones without cost by calling 888.382.1222. Registration takes less than one minute on the phone.