The frustration of eighth graders who are told on the last possible day that they won't be promoted to high school and participate in advancement ceremonies with their peers may soon end.
The end of the Fall semester is always a tough time for college students. We're already in the Christmas spirit, but feeling dead inside because of all the work. We're ready to head home for the holidays, but trapped at school by the ominous approach of finals week. We have to study for our finals, write our super-duper final essays, take our monotonous final tests, present our last-minute final projects, finals this, finals that, finals everything and anything.
Manteca Police Chief for many years and longtime mayor Willie Weatherford has been tapped to lead the Yule time parade through the streets of Manteca this year as its grand marshal. He'll be joined by State Senator Cathleen Galgiani and San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar.
Hospice of San Joaquin honored the memory of Riponites Rudy and Connie Giannini in its fourth Christmas Tree lighting ceremonies Friday night at the Mistlin Fountain park at 6 p.m.
Cindy Riley enjoys selling her one-of-a-kind handcrafted items at the annual Holiday Boutique.
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The "Christmas at the Center" tree-lighting event went without a hitch on Thursday.
The rain stopped, the clouds parted and the annual "Taste of Ripon" went on Thursday night without a snag from the center of the downtown business district to the Schemper's Hardware Shopping Center at Wilma Avenue and Main Street.
Thinking of others before themselves, Mantecans Jack and Sharolyn Coldren have created a way to fund their Hope for Life Foundation Ministries to underwrite their established counseling effort out of their home with "Jack's Famous Salsa" being offered to the public for the first time just before the holidays.
Addy Simons walked her dog briskly around Woodward Park.
Jake Parks will get his chance to be the next mayor of Ripon.
A surveillance camera at an East North Street home has made police work easier in the recent theft of a UPS package from a Manteca home's front porch in the 800 block of the east, west roadway.
A young school girl was trying to read through her new glasses with tear-filled eyes after relentless bullying by other children. A new children's series is attempting to cause kids to be more sensitive to each other's needs and reactions to what might be seen as serious misunderstanding of others and undo teasing.
The celebration of the 10th anniversary of the modern Schemper's Hardware building on Wilma Avenue and West Main Street is being coordinated with the "Taste of Ripon" wine stroll that is scheduled to begin at 6 p. m. tonight.
There's more to keeping Manteca's standard fence height at 6 feet tall than just uniformity.
Empowering Professional Leaders was the theme of Monday's Ripon Unified School District learning day created to address the question of how to best meet ...
Ripon is the 21st best city in Northern California for young families.
The Lathrop Manteca Firefighters better get their basketball skills honed by next weekend.
Good luck finding a one-bedroom apartment in Manteca for under $1,075 a month.
George Martinez didn't think much of it when he moved to Manteca to an apartment to avoid the skyrocketing rent costs of the Bay ...
A truck tractor pulling an empty 53-foot trailer averted tragedy Tuesday afternoon on rain-slickened Highway 120 just east of Jack Tone Road. The drivers of ...
Two promotions within the Manteca Fire Department complemented each other as Fire Captain Bill Canfield became a battalion chief and Nick Haas filled the role ...
A level playing field of sorts is being sought by the Manteca Unified School District board when it comes to athletics for the district's ...
Editor's note: This is the first of an occasional series on rivers, lakes, reservoirs, the Delta and the weather that play a key role ...
The final link in the transcontinental railroad was not at the much-celebrated meeting of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific on May 10, 1869 at ...
It was dire times for the Lathrop Manteca Fire District when the county reassessed property values following the collapse of the housing market.
The conceptual design for the dog park expected to break ground this year is being discussed - and possibly adopted - Thursday by the Manteca Parks and ...
Martin Morris didn't think twice when he pulled out his wallet to gas up his Chevy Silverado.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine Roman Catholic Church officials have reprimanded a priest for riding a hoverboard and singing a song during Christmas Eve Mass.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - For more than 100 years, the cloistered nuns known as the Pink Sisters have worked in shifts to ensure nonstop prayer in Philadelphia ...