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.
SAN FRANCISCO - Hitting the beach in the City of San Francisco for visitors means either going to Ocean Beach that seems to run for miles ...
Enrique Cardenas doesn't look forward to holiday meals very much.
For the Assyrian community in Turlock, Christmas traditionally means two things: enjoying delicious food and spending time celebrating with family and friends.
"Sinterklaas" is Santa Claus in the Netherlands.
The Nativity Scene was the important décor coming from a Filipino household.
Turlockers looking for the perfect place to celebrate the end of 2016 and ring in the beginning of 2017 need look no further than local ...
Partygoers of all ages often look forward to this year-end bash at the University Plaza Waterfront Hotel in Stockton.
MODESTO – Tired of the standard New Year's Eve party?
A New Year's Eve gala is being planned at Ripon's Spring Creek Country Club in its spacious and elegant new clubhouse near the ...
SAN FRANCISCO – Tired of the same old New Year's Eve parties with the same old people?
MODESTO – What's better than piling the family into the car, turning up the heater, and driving around to see which houses have gone all-out ...
As one of the city's most beloved traditions, Turlock's Christmas Tree Lane has served as a perfect way to kick off the holiday ...
Toss aside the Wii. Forget Space Mountain. This is the real deal, well except for the snow. It's manmade.
LATHROP – There are those who hang Christmas lights because they enjoy the festive atmosphere that it brings to the neighborhood.
Stockton may not have an official Christmas Tree Lane, but there are plenty of places around town to see some spectacular light shows.