Frank Alvarado knew when he was driving up to Lake Tahoe with a crew of more than 20 people to help raise awareness for breast cancer that he was doing something special.
Willy Wonka opens tonight through the efforts of the Cornerstone Community Church Theater.
COLUMBIA - The 27th annual Harvest Festival will be held in Columbia State Historic Park on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 8 and 9. Columbia will be decorated for the harvest season and vendors line Main Street displaying their handmade arts and crafts for sale, including jewelry, pottery, apparel, home decor, wood furniture, and many others.
OLD SACRAMENTO - Due to continued public interest in "above ground" walking tours, the Historic Old Sacramento Foundation has extended the touring season to include two educational yet entertaining tours each weekend through October.
STOCKTON - The San Joaquin County Agricultural Hall of Fame, now in its 27th year, is inducting Allan R. Fetters, Ralph & Denene Lucchetti, Bruce A. Mettler, Stanley Seifert, and John D. Chiappe (posthumous) for 2011.
RIPON - The biggest yard sale of the year with more than 120 participants takes place Saturday in Ripon.
RIPON - Community members are in for a big treat this Thursday as the Ripon Arts League presents the Trade Winds Big Band at the Ripon High School Multi-purpose Room.
Jim Todd hopes Manteca residents will make a difference in the lives of those struggling one can at a time this Sunday.
Library Park is "going to the dogs" Saturday for the the 3rd annual Bark-toberfest .
LATHROP – Lathrop city officials are hoping second time's the charm to bring in the citizens and let their thoughts and feelings known as to whether a medical marijuana dispensary should be allowed to open next door to their homes.
RIPON - Whether Ripon goes forward with the Mistlin Park softball complex all depends upon a pending California Supreme Court ruling on the status of redevelopment agencies.
Teams of five competitors each will match their skills in team building activities Saturday at Woodward Park in the Army Grad Challenge.
HALF MOON BAY - Ever wonder what "the other" pumpkin festival is like?
MODESTO - Hugo (Gato) Valdez and Andrea Monti, organizers of the U.S. division of the tango world cup held in Buenos Aires every August, will return to Modesto to conduct workshops and perform at an Argentine tango party (milonga).
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 Ripon City Council has taken another step towards allowing alcoholic beverages to be served at certain outdoor dining establishments in downtown along with organized ...
Ripon Christian Schools' student body – elementary through high school – will reach out to the community as part of their annual Spiritual Emphasis week running Jan ...
The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 300 new employees.
The San Joaquin River is rising.
For the last 25 years Bill Mendelson has made it his mission to get homeless people placed into permanent residences.
Danelle Hohe is back in the employ of the City of Lathrop.
It's a $100,000 challenge to help build the Valley Children's Healthcare specialty care center in north Modesto on Pelandale Avenue off Highway ...
Great Wolf Resort - after walking away from a Manteca deal 15 months ago - has stepped up its efforts to locate in Brentwood 35 miles away ...
How does the roads in the City of Ripon rate?
It was one of the biggest applause lines of Mayor Steve DeBrum's State of the City address and it spoke volumes about Manteca.
The City of Lathrop's plans to widen Lathrop Road – the last section within the city's influence east of Interstate 5 that has yet ...
The next Manteca Parks and Recreation middle school dance takes place this Friday at Neil Hafley School.
Almond Blossom Queen hopefuls shared their backgrounds with Ripon Rotarians during a lunch Wednesday at Spring Creek Country Club.
The newest ministry at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca honors the Santo Nino, one of the oldest Christian relics in the Philippines.
It could end up costing more than $150 million to overhaul the levees of Reclamation District 17 so they could withstand a 200-year flood.