Patricia Hughes, founder and president of the Democratic Women's Club of Stanislaus County, said that a presidential election year is the perfect time to get involved with the political process.
NEW YORK (AP) - Of the many roads to the Academy Awards, none is as unlikely as the one taken (at ferocious speed, with engines roaring) by George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road." Whatever one's concept of "Oscar bait" is, it does not include action-movie dystopias with face-painting kamikazes and blind, fire-shooting metal guitarists who answer to the name of "Doof."
A lot of people feel like there's distance between them and those that make the decisions for the political party that they choose to align with.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Climate change doesn't just affect habitats for wildlife. It's also affecting cats and dogs.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cartoonist Matthew Inman would like to see every housecat wearing an orange collar with its name and number on it. Then if the cat gets loose or lost, by escape or mistake, the collar will signal, "Help me!"
William Penberthy is looking to someday customize his BMX bike.
Some say Bill Preuss was born in the wrong generation due to his love for restoring old cars and bringing back the history they entail. He takes what was lost from an earlier generation, memories and all, and restores it for the enjoyment of generations to come.
Paul Binford doesn't just build motorcycles.
It would serve as an injustice to give a tour of the Turlock community without visiting the campus of Stanislaus State.
If you want to get a sense for Manteca and its history, economy, place in the world and social fabric all you have to do is view the art on the walls.
Manteca's murals are designed to give visitors, newcomers and longtime residents alike an insight into the community's culture, history, and economy. There are 25 murals with all 19 of the outdoor murals in downtown. The best place to start an easy walking tour of the Manteca Mural Society murals completed so far is at Library Park in downtown.
A new public art piece just surfaced at the DeCarli Plaza in downtown Stockton entitled "Anchored."
MODESTO – So you have some friends in town and you want to show them some of the best public art that the San Joaquin Valley has to offer.
I love every writing assignment I am given but every once in a while I receive an extra perk to an assignment that makes it even more enjoyable.
One need not look much further than the corner of East F Street and First Avenue in Oakdale to find the perfect fixin's in the way of breakfast.
The California Academy of Science's African penguin colony has long been a visitor favorite.
SAN FRANCISCO - One of the best ways to see what's in the earth's backyards - vast areas untouched by technology and urbanization - is 90 ...
If I had a day to show off a friend who has never stepped foot in Manteca before why I like living here I'd ...
While many people might shrug off Turlock as just another small town, the booming city has proven that is anything but that in recent years ...
Occasionally, I'll have an out-of-town friend drop by my Stockton home.
It's not exactly a destination that people from around the country and the world are flocking to on vacation.
As a modern American, it is rather difficult to imagine the sorts of things that might concern the first settlers of the Turlock area back ...
It was the ultimate power walk.
Lathrop and Tracy share the same bloodline - the engineer who Leland Stanford hired to lay out the Central Pacific Railroad tracks in the valley.
The seeds for the Ripon community were planted along the Stanislaus River following a short-lived settlement established in 1846 when a group of Mormons planted ...
In 1999, the original residence of Charles M. Weber was excavated while making way for the Weber Point Event Center.
With expansion comes the ordinary citizen, searching for a better place to settle and to raise a family. When gold was discovered in California in ...
ARNOLD - Big snow, big trees, and the big outdoors.
When Ceres resident Richard Campbell was in the fourth grade, he made a friendly bet with his best friend that he would get Brianna Mooney ...
STOCKTON – Tom and Nicole Dickey are young parents.