By WILLIAM DRAA
I've heard tell that dog owners (or "guardians" as some prefer) look like their dogs. I did not realize with how much haste that transpires.
Having a garage sale this weekend?
Tom Hanks is the quintessential Hollywood Nice Guy. Even when he plays a gangster, he's a very nice gangster. And that's why audiences flock to see his movies.
"It is what it is." - Stephen Schluer, president, Manteca Police Officers Association
Everything you need to know about the federal government you can learn in a Manteca Unified school cafeteria this fall.
Ripon is a true valley town with a strong sense of Americana that at times seems of another era.
If PG&E happens to electrocute you, burn your house down, or start a wildfire that wipes out your crop they want to be able to do so without worrying about being held liable for your death or losses.
Get ready for a taste of Kabul at night.
It was, if you will, a Declaration of Reality.
There's been talk of marriage but it never got past the pre-nuptials.
Few people can say that their job is also their daily source of inspiration. Julie De Araujo is one of these lucky few.
I've had a revelation.
Downtown Manteca needs a voice.
I had been a homeowner for 12 years when I went to rent an apartment seven years ago.
American Legion Post 249 is staging a corned beef and cabbage dinner on Saturday, March 21, at the Manteca Senior Center, 295 Cherry Lane. Doors open at 5 p.m. with dinner beginning at 6. Tickets are $13 per person. For tickets, call Penny at 209.470.8691.
McDonald's isn't my kind of place.
Here we go again.
We are de-evolving.
Want to see what $250,000 plus in government waste looks like?
California State Sen. Ed Hernandez wants to take rights away from legal adults.
That's life, that's what all the people say
It was a beautiful Saturday morning and my wife and I were going to be heading to San Francisco with her aunt and uncle to enjoy the sights and sounds of the city.
Driving eastbound on the 120 Bypass is akin to riding into the Valley of Death.
Netflix - the primary whiner behind the successful campaign to get the Federal Communications Commission to regulate the Internet by pushing the concept of net neutrality - is having second thoughts.
I had just finished a way-too-short visit meandering around Mono Pass.
Let's cut to the chase.
Abercrombie & Fitch isn't exactly a retailer known for modesty.
The spaghetti dinner for the Jeff Gonsalez Memorial Scholarship is today from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Manteca High cafeteria. Takeout meals are available. Adults are $8 and children 12 and under $5. For tickets call April at 403.1956 or Wilma at 823.4938. Tickets are also available at the door.
Capistrano has its swallows. Pier 39 has its sea lions. And Manteca has its gophers.