LATHROP – The Lathrop Branch Library presents "One World, Many Songs" today starting at 2 p.m. The program kicks off the 2011 Summer Reading Program for Lathrop, and features singer and musician Bonnie Lockhart who will present a sing and move-along concert of folk songs and World Music games. The event is free and open to the public.
LODI - Cars from 1970 and older, including two rare Microcars used as models for Pixar Studio's Cars 2 movie characters, will be on display at the Vintage Car Show to be held Saturday, June 18, at the San Joaquin County Historical Museum in Micke Grove Park south of Lodi.
TRACY - The City of Tracy – Cultural Arts Division presents Kunstlerleben – From Budapest to the Valley – Stephen Gyermek Retrospective from June 25 through July 23.
United Way's Manteca/Lathrop Community Council will be hosting their second annual wine & chocolate event on Wednesday, June 15, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley at the 120 Bypass and Union Road.
Measure M – the half cent public safety sales tax passed by voters – is being mismanaged according to the president of the Manteca Firefighters Association.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
RIPON - A dozen Ripon Rotary Club members took part in a computer website workshop last Wednesday in lieu of their regular meeting that showed Rotarians the value of Smart Phones in their research.
A typical Manteca Unified School District student generates roughly 1.75 ounces of food waste a day when they are done with lunch.
Manteca Unified is no longer Going Digital.
Dierdra McElroy is part of a handful of specialized dog trainers nationwide that are dogging cancer.
The nation's first transcontinental highway is about to be immortalized in Lathrop.
Nearly a third of the cost of building a $6 million compressed biogas fueling facility as part of Manteca's bid to convert food waste ...
Throughout the year, the Ripon Police Department has made use of its motorcycle units, from training to funeral escorts, parades and other civic events.
Two seniors from East Union High School were awarded with Close Up Foundation Full Tuition Award, also referred to as the Washington, D.C., Scholarship.
Bass Pro Shops opening in October 2008 was seen as a watershed event for the Manteca economy.
Manteca's pent-up apartment demand may get some relief in 2017.
Monday just shortly before sunset was perfect Hanukkah weather.
A midnight robber who demanded cash from a clerk at the Chevron gas station convenience store shortly before 1 a.m. Monday in the 1200 ...
The City of Ripon is hoping to qualify for a pair of projects via the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Program.
The purpose of Point Break is to better the behaviors, values and attitudes of students on campus and in their communities. To help celebrate and ...
The rent squeeze continues.