I've got a problem. Strike that. I have a serious addiction.
It's more than simply six softball fields, an indoor soccer arena, and a pair of restaurants.
Brace yourself. Uncle Sam, the country's biggest slumlord, may soon be coming to your neighborhood.
RIPON – Daniel Perrioni stood on the bank of the Stanislaus River and dipped his toes into the cold, fast-moving water below.
I fell in love one glorious April day on the Mist Trail.
The gang-related stabbings that occurred in the parking lot outside of Big League Dreams after the Fourth of July aerial fireworks involved just a few individuals.
The economy is producing a bumper crop of lemons yet the government isn't making lemonade.
You never know what you'll find in the middle nowhere.
Was Aristotle gay? And what about speculation that Leonardo DiVinci was also gay?
A small but growing number of motorists seem unable to comprehend what an emergency vehicle - especially a fire engine - coming at them on a road with lights flashing and sirens wailing means.
Out of touch pretty much describes the majority of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors when it comes to the South County.
Being a news junkie, I'm glued to the cable networks. Wedged between the peccadilloes of badly behaving starlets and inappropriately tweeted photos, the anchor brings in two political panelists to discuss the upcoming election (Already? Really? Oy!) To feign "balance" he has a GOP strategist and his Democratic counterpart (as if there are only two sides to a story – but don't get me started). I don't remember the first question, and frankly, it doesn't matter; but what I do recall was once the argument commenced, it became animated without delay. Lots of energy and of course ...
More than 40,000 prisoners are having their sentences reduced in California either due to a decree by the U.S. Supreme Court or as a cost saving move by the state legislature.
One's heart goes out to the families of the seven men missing from the fishing boat tragedy on July 3 in the Sea of Cortez.
It will now cost $5,742 a year in tuition to attend a California State University campus full-time.
"It's so hot outside you could fry and egg on the sidewalk."
The question shouldn't even have to be asked but here goes: Should the Manteca Unified board appoint a replacement for trustee Alexander Bronson who resigned shortly after having felony charges filed against him for election fraud or should they call for a special election?
The Affordable Care Act is about to become a lot less affordable.
I don't know if Steve DeBrum got all the facts before he became mayor.
Is the city dictating how much grass new homes can have in their front yards an affront to the notion of property rights?
Was I asking too many questions upon arriving at the hub of the San Joaquin Regional Transit District in Stockton?
The San Joaquin County Grand Jury is alarmed that Manteca Unified School District Superintendent Jason Messer allowed a felon to be hired to mentor Weston Ranch High students without going through a background check.
Doing the right thing.
It was a silly thought.
The odds are you either know or heard of some younger person being intimidated or even jumped because they happened to be wearing red or blue.
"All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others." - George Orwell in his novel "Animal Farm
What is the moral or legal dilemma with the Manteca City Council spending $115,000 to install a commercial kitchen in the Moffat Boulevard Community Center that they are leasing long-term to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6311?
There is a way Manteca can enhance public safety by building a fifth fire station, reduce response times in medical emergencies, and do so now instead of later.
"If a landowner is to have full enjoyment of the land, he must have exclusive control of the immediate reaches of the enveloping atmosphere. Otherwise buildings could not be erected, trees could not be planted, and fences could not be run." - Justice William O. Douglas in the majority opinion of the United States vs. Causby