View Mobile Site

Latest Archives


OUTSTANDING STUDENTS

Miles Lima already had a lot to be proud for with his second-place finish in the apprentice level of the National Braille Challenge – which tests visually impaired and blind students from acr...

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

Judge HR sparks NY, Yanks beat Astros to even ALCS at 2

NEW YORK (AP) - With a soaring shot headed for Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on course for another memorable October.Yankee Stadium sounds like it's ready, too."That ballpark is aliv...

October 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports

Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) - Yu Darvish pitched sparkling ball into the seventh inning, Chris Taylor homered again and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Tuesday night to open a commanding 3-0 ...

October 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports

Hayward suffers gruesome injury, Celtics lose opener

CLEVELAND (AP) - Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock.Of all the juicy subplots for this hyped homecoming and a season opener between heated rivals, a serious injury to Hayward wasn't...

October 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports

Raiders’ inability to go deep leads to struggles for offense

ALAMEDA (AP) - With a strong-armed quarterback, one of the best pass-blocking offensive lines and a pair of talented receivers on the outside, the Oakland Raiders have all the ingredients to stretc...

October 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports

Cowboys’ Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ers

NEW YORK (AP) - Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.A ...

October 17, 2017 | | Pro Sports

James Frank Nunes

James Frank Nunes, a theater arts teacher in the Galt Unified High School District of Galt, CA died unexpectedly on October 12, 2017 at the age of 43 while working on the school's latest production...

October 17, 2017 | | OBITS

Happy Pet Owners is a worthy cause to support

There are, if you will, the "cat ladies" of Manteca-Lathrop.Karen Duke and Melanie Parker of Happy Pet Owners have been taking care of feral cats in nearly 50 colonies in the two communities for mo...

October 17, 2017 | | Local Columns

Scouts take note of differences & equal opportunity

Boys and girls are different.I realize for some that is a politically incorrect statement.That's not to say that there are things that boys do that girls can't do and do better and vice versa.It's ...

October 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns

Orange is new green

Every day more than 14,000 Manteca Unified elementary students that either buy a school lunch or pack their own from home dutifully separate food waste into orange carts and trash into garbage cart...

October 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

Jack Tone back to 9 holes

The time line for the re-opening of the back nine at Jack Tone Golf Course is scheduled this spring.Recreation Director Kye Stevens said just that in his report at last Tuesday's Ripon City Council...

October 17, 2017 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS

Building self- confidence via workouts & nutrition

Robin Taberna Jr. weighs just five more pounds today than he did as an East Union High sophomore football player.As weight gain goes, that sounds OK for a 30-year-old until you realize how Taberna ...

October 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

Lathrop cutting council meetings to once a month

In the last year the City of Lathrop has canceled 11 of its bi-monthly city council meetings because of overlap with holidays.And the frequency at which scheduled meetings were being canceled had b...

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

Manteca general fund has no debt

Manteca's elected leaders over the years have steered clear of any decision that would encumber the general fund with long-term debt.The reason was simple. Every dollar spent on debt meant one less...

October 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

Pool builders seek to water down conservation rules

The ink was all but dry on an ordinance that would have made some of the water conservation efforts that the City of Lathrop took to weather the worst drought in California history permanent. And t...

October 17, 2017 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

Search more Archives...


Please wait ...