Touching a mom's heart on Mothers' Day with memories of her devotion to her children over the years is as easy using as pen and paper or a computer key board.
If deprivation was a successful weight loss strategy, obesity would be obliterated.
Remember the folks back in the early 1970s who said loosening school dress codes would destroy Western Civilization as we then knew it?
They won't be waiting for Superman Monday at the corner of Louise Avenue and Main Street.
The South County's next public school could open with space for 700 kindergarten through eighth grade students but without a single "local" student sitting in a desk.
Recent articles in the Modesto Bee concerning their municipal golf courses and their continued financial troubles are almost a mirror image of the City of Stockton and their municipal golf courses. They continue to require General Fund money to keep them operational. And we are not talking about a small sum. Modesto reports their golf courses will require some $400,000 to $500,000 of General Fund dollars to keep them open this next fiscal year. Now where Stockton is attempting to lease their golf courses to private management, Modesto is actually considering closing two of their courses. The simple ...
Wilson Park tucked behind the Post Office where Manteca and Sycamore avenues converge before meeting Center Street isn't the city's smallest park. That honor goes to appropriately named Mini Park that was created beneath a PG&E power tower on the southeast corner of Elm Avenue and North Street just three blocks away.
If there was something the schools could do to improve your child's safety and it wasn't being done, most parents would probably be hopping mad.
Modern or traditional is the question.
It appears that there may be people on Gov. Jerry Brown's staff who are keeping him from becoming aware of the consequences of pursuing the plan formerly endorsed by the Schwarzenegger administration.
It's difficult to stay calm when a co-worker is peering over your shoulder trying to make sure you complete your assignment accurately, or when a well-meaning family members is watching over your plate to make sure you don't stray from your diet.
Ever been inside a state prison?
State Treasurer Bill Lockyer and Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg apparently are now advocating the equivalent of political civil war in California.
Manteca, at one-time, made the goal of creating a Hacienda Business Park type development envisioned as Tara Business Park a top priority along McKinley Avenue south of the 120 Bypass.
They don't get it, do they?
Let's call the proposed Manteca garbage rate hike as presented what it really is - a sham.
Now that postal carriers have risked getting a hernia delivering the 220-page California General Election Official Voter Information Guide, perhaps you might want to contemplate ...
Manteca's elected leaders are voting Dec. 6 to take the amount of money Manteca residents pay for garbage service up by as much as ...
What will it take for Democrats to lose the 95 percent black vote?
Guilt by association.
Colin Kaepernick did not beat his significant other. Nor did he run dog fights and then execute the losing dogs.
It's not just your imagination.
Deuel Vocational Institute - 10 miles southwest of Manteca - is a lot less crowded these days.
The loss of farmland to build employment centers, retail and housing will cost developers $17,808 an acre.
Manteca needs to drill two new water wells.
Ripon is a town with a population of slightly over 15,000.
The houses that dropped the most in value - and took the longest to bounce back - during the Great Recession triggered by liar loans were the ...
When I read Proposition 62 on the Nov. 8 ballot, I don't see it as a "yes" or "no" issue or even as a ...
The scariest time of the year is almost upon us.
Some educational elitists frame it as "just selling the farm."