Ten-year-old Lucia Barragan won fourth place and a cash prize of $800 over the weekend at a national songwriting contest held in San Antonio, Texas.
Manteca's reserve firefighters took a 56 percent pay cut so they could better serve the community by allowing the city to double their ranks to 20 members.
LATHROP – A few years ago, during his days as a professional basketball player and before he was catapulted to coach in the big leagues, Lathrop native Scott Brooks returned to his alma mater to conduct basketball clinics for area youth.
RIPON - The 228,000-square-foot Diamond Dog Food plant slated to locate in Ripon's industrial park got the nod of City Council members last Tuesday night declaring the lack of an environmental impact to the industrial site.
Hot weather this fall as the almond season gets into full swing won't be a problem this year for farmers who rely on South San Joaquin Irrigation District for water.
STOCKTON – It was a day of transition Friday for homeless veterans and those former GIs living below the poverty line at the San Joaquin County Homeless Veterans Stand Down.
Manteca's fourth fire station will have a split personality when it comes to its architecture.
Come in as strangers, leave as friends.
The snack bar at East Union High's Dino Cunial Stadium is looking a lot spiffier today thanks to Michael Decker.
Ripon - facing salinity issues in well water - is looking to become part of the consortium of South County cities that own the Nick DeGroot Surface Water Treatment plant near the base of Woodward Reservoir.
There will be a lion dancing in front of the Hong Kong Chinese restaurant on South Main Street Sunday evening. Since the performance will be in the parking lot, the public is welcome to enjoy the show which will run for about half an hour starting at 6:30 p.m.
The Manteca Boys & Girls Club is hosting a free Day for Kids that is open to anyone - including non-members - today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The 26th edition of the Manteca Pumpkin Fair kicks off Wednesday when the carnival starts a five-day run adjacent to JC Penney in The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.
Bob St. John proved the value of having lunch with friends on his 83rd birthday as he rode his bicycle from Manteca's El Rancho Mobile Home Park to a Mexican restaurant in Ripon .
A slightly redesigned Oleander Estates means Woodward Avenue's neighborhood feel will remain intact.
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.