Sandy Reis was catching some rays poolside in her backyard Tuesday morning when she was startled by a falling high voltage power pole that ended up hanging over her home with intact electric lines keeping it from smashing into the roof.
Nearly 200 students and 30 plus staff from Manteca Unified School District's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) elective program gathered together at Snow Ranch in Farmington on Saturday to launch their CanSat payloads aboard high-powered rockets.
Two things have driven Mike Dillman since he set the stage for the first Not Forgotten Memorial Weekend Commemoration event in Manteca 16 years ago: Making sure we never forget the sacrifices made to secure our freedoms and helping young people appreciate that price.
The American Cancer Society is recruiting teams from local families, businesses, schools, places of worship, and the community as a whole to participate in the annual Ripon Relay For Life one day event on Saturday, June 11, at the Ripon Community Center on 334 Fourth St.
The sixth time might be a charm in getting a plan in place and then executing it to make downtown Manteca a destination that sets it apart from strip centers and places like The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.