Part of the shtick of those who eschew political correctness is the utter disdain of protected classes. Well, in Dave's world, three classes top the protected ladder: old folks, children and veterans.
10 years ago
There might be thousands of dollars rolling in to fund the mayoral race between incumbent Sonny Dhaliwal and challenger Steve Macias, but the same can't be said for those that are seeking seats on the Lathrop City Council.
Tens of thousands of dollars in checks as well as bank credit and debit cards were taken from cluster mailboxes mostly under cloak of darkness in the Woodward Park neighborhoods and newer subdivisions to the west.
Young people looking for greener pastures and young families squeezed by costs leaving a community is a challenge for many growing small towns in the shadow of the Bay Area's super-heated economy. Ripon is no exception.
Normally it's national politics on display when the Manteca Tea Party Patriots gather on Thursday nights at Angelano's Restaurant.
Motorists getting on and off Union Road at the 120 Bypass will never have to worry about their turn movements being stopped by a red light sometime in 2018 if Manteca becomes the first California city to employ a diverging diamond interchange.
And then there were two.
The Ripon City Council opted Tuesday to hold off on the amendment to the ordinance that prohibits the consumption of alcohol within any public place.
This summer Sharon Washington helped organize a peaceful silent protest and march from Woodward Park to Library Park calling for an end to violence from police officers and against police officers.
Five years ago, Manteca spent $3.4 million to buy 417 acres in the rural farm country to the south of the city.
The first rain of fall forecast for Friday and Sunday is expected to drop between a half and three-quarters of an inch on various parts of the Stanislaus River watershed that South San Joaquin Irrigation District depends upon to supply water to farmers as well as the cities of Manteca, Lathrop, and Tracy.
Music was an important part of Georgiann Rose's relationship with her mother after Alzheimer's took her memory away.
Six candidates are vying for three seats on the Ripon City Council in the Nov. 8 election.
Sonny Dhalwial isn't afraid to stand by his decision to approve the Pilot/Flying J Truck Stop.
Six years ago this week Great Wolf Resorts entered Manteca's political vernacular along with the acronym "FEZ" - shorthand for family entertainment zone.
Manteca Unified has put the City of Manteca on notice: The school district opposes new housing development south of the 120 Bypass.
It was a red letter day Tuesday for Manteca Police detective Aaron Montoya with the arrest of a 25-year-old couple with more than 100 pounds ...
In its heyday Club Leon in the 200 block of West Yosemite Avenue brought a lot of people into downtown Manteca.
The Manteca City Finance Department staff stepped up to provide a family of six along with two senior citizens – a 98-year-old woman and a man ...
Manteca's oldest elementary school campus - Lincoln School - is safer, more secure, and remodeled to educate students of the 21st century.
Ruben Sandoval doesn't have much experience in politics or local government.
San Joaquin is the second fastest growing county in California.
The City of Ripon is looking to expand the ordinance on alcohol consumption in public places and special events, from indoors to outdoors.
A DUI checkpoint Friday night saw one motorist flee and head east from the 300 block of West Louise Avenue with two Manteca Police units ...
A 59-year-old Tracy woman was escorted out to her car Saturday morning during the Manteca Police Department's toy shopping spree at Wal-Mart for allegedly ...
Four students from the Manteca High Women's Studies class came up with the idea to help homeless women.
Lathrop Police Services deputies, Sheriff Steve Moore and other deputies assigned throughout the county met with third grade children and their parents Wednesday morning and ...
STOCKTON – When it came to the California Water Resources Control Board's draft of proposed changes that would impact flows into the San Joaquin River ...
A public education blitz coupled with stepped up enforcement is being proposed to combat illegal fireworks in Manteca.