I try to make it to the gym every morning, and if I had exercise equipment, sauna, steam room and a swimming pool at my house, I wouldn't need to. But since I don't, I have to go someplace where other people are there to do the same thing I am.
There is a line in the illegal immigration debate that goes something like this: Illegal workers pay tons of taxes that help subsidize the rest of us because they can't benefit from them such as Social Security tax.
There was a noon-time drama that developed from a dog knapping Friday at lunchtime in a downtown Manteca parking lot that attracted a half dozen volunteers who turned out looking for the culprit and the missing six-month-old Morkie – a Maltese and Yorkie mix.
San Francisco - some pessimists contend - is a city waiting to die.
I've got nothing against Taco Bell. It is what it is.
Where's Ronald Reagan when you need him?
The Friends of the Manteca Library take note. The Manteca City Council on Tuesday is considering going on record opposing Assembly Bill 438.
Jerry Springer isn't the only unbelievable TV on the tube these days.
Pop quiz! What did they call "multitasking" in the eighties?
It is inexcusable what Kobe Bryant mouthed an NBA official. In case you haven't watched any form of mass or social media in the last few days now that Charlie Sheen's rantings have become yesterday's news it was the gay slur that starts with an "f."
Is anyone at City Hall surprised that property owners in the proposed expansion of the redevelopment agency are a bit suspicious?
It was the wedding of weddings Saturday at Casa Real at the Ruby Hill Winery in Livermore bringing together two Ripon area families who did their utmost to make the event unforgettable from the announcements to the DVD video replay to the day's end at the reception.
The government plied me with tamale pie, something I believe was tuna casserole, whole milk, as well as fairly greasy and calorie intensive pizza during my formative years.
Downtown Manteca - per se - is too fragmented in terms of property holdings to entice any major investor.
Some of the same Weston Ranch residents pushing to spend as much as $3 million in Mello-Roos taxes to upgrade the community's high school ...
It'll be OK to set off the safe and sane fireworks the week before and the day of the Fourth of July in Ripon.
One of Manteca's biggest eyesores - and once a major enclave for illegal homeless encampments - could end up as a school campus.
It took Manteca Police officers only five minutes to catch up with an armed trio Wednesday night that took cash at gunpoint from the register ...
The odds of a Powerball player striking it rich are 1 in 292.2 million
Three years ago the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6311 in Manteca was on the verge of having its charter revoked.
Now that Seuseu Alofaituli has helped the Sierra High Timberwolves win the California Interscholastic Federation Division IV State Football Championship where is he going to ...
It'll still be another week before residents of Weston Ranch learn whether the Manteca Unified School Board will invest more than $2 million to ...
Manteca Fire responded to over 6,600 calls in 2015 reflecting a 12 percent increase over 2014 responses.
Ripon Almond Blossom Queen candidate Kylie Varelas, 16, wants to have a career as a pediatrician but first the Ripon High Junior is focusing on ...
Come April it will be only an 11-mile "drive" that won't require using a freeway to reach San Diego from Manteca.
It was at one time - in perhaps the 1930s - cutting edge as burger places went.
The lawn isn't well-kept - it's manicured.
Editor's note: For the next year, Jason Campbell will provide weekly updates on his efforts to lose weight and improve his heath. Next week ...
Have any interest in serving on the Lathrop City Council for a brief term to see whether you're ready to commit to a full ...