RIPON - Tony Sidwell and his wife Rebekkah decided to take in the Ripon Almond Blossom Festival for the first time Friday afternoon.
Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship. A total of nine $1,000 scholarships are available to one graduating senior selected from each high school in Manteca Unified School District (Sierra, Calla, Manteca, East Union, Lathrop, Weston Ranch and New Vision High Schools), also Escalon and Ripon High Schools. Overall, $9,000 will be awarded to those selected.
MODESTO - It is competitive, it is educational, and it is an agricultural tradition at its best! It is the 59th Annual Future Farmers of America Field Day hosted by the Modesto Junior College Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Department and Young Farmers. The Field Day is scheduled for Saturday, March 31.
STOCKTON - The American Red Cross will offer free Hands-Only CPR training sessions and AED demonstrations on Saturday, March 3, as part of Save-a-Life Saturday.
Lathrop High School was ordered shut down Friday morning in third period after an anonymous caller declared there was a gun on campus and three male students were taken into custody, however no gun was found.
Eleta Noah's husband made the ultimate sacrifice when he traded in his diesel-powered Dodge pickup truck for a Mini Cooper to save money on what at the time seemed like exorbitant gas prices.
RIPON – Ashley Bloemhof better clear her schedule.
The City of Manteca has lost its bid to have a $25 million lawsuit filed against the city in federal court over the shooting death of Ernesto Duenez Jr. at the hands of a Manteca Police officer dismissed outright.
Yosemite Square - a proposed development of 1,024 housing units and a 31.2-acre business park - is being required to use non-potable water for a planned 7-acre park and all public landscaping.
RIPON - Ripon's Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 1051 is holding its annual Almond Blossom Breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 26, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. This breakfast is an all-you-eat buffet with eggs, potatoes, bacon and sausage along with pancakes and biscuits and gravy, price also includes coffee and breakfast juices.
SACRAMENTO - Continuing a popular series of interactive and fun "Hands on History" activities, Sutter's Fort State Historic Park will present a special "Hands on History: The Role of Women on the Frontier" event on Saturday, March 17.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's only the 84th year of the Academy Awards, yet the nostalgia factor feels as though Hollywood is celebrating a centennial of some sort.
NEW YORK (AP) - Faced with subjects whose religion and culture prohibit them from giving interviews on camera or even posing for pictures, many filmmakers would have given up.
It's not exactly the roaring early 2000s but there are signs Manteca's economy is starting to pick up steam.
RIPON – When Kevin Tate and the 19 rides that comprise his California Carnival Co. rolled in the Mistlin Sports Park on Monday he was caught off guard.
A scientific study covering 11 years of fish migration on the Stanislaus River underscores how simply sending more water downstream may not be doing endangered ...
Seven months ago, Big League Dreams General Manager Roy Fetherholf said that the park was targeting December or January to replace the aging field turf ...
An upgraded and more efficient Doctors Hospital emergency room is set to open on Wednesday.
The Catholic Diocese of Stockton will come out of its bankruptcy status in the next few weeks after the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the ...
Alex Hildebrand was an engineer by training and a farmer by vocation.
For more than half a century after Army Corporal Alvin R. Mendes was killed in the Korean War, his family did not visit his gravesite ...
Before there was Manteca or Ripon, there was Atlanta.
Property crimes are up in Manteca through the first 11 months of 2016.
Modesto Police pursued two vehicles Friday night into Manteca's northern city limits at speeds reaching 100 mph following a convenience store carjacking at gunpoint ...
Eight Ripon girls vying for the honor of serving as the 2017 Almond Blossom Queen delivered their competitive speeches on the "nuts and bolts" theme ...
For the past 15 years, the City of Ripon has provided a curbside spring cleanup program.
Fagundes After Hours is about to be the newest food craze to hit a city thirsty for new dining options.
Is the drought over after the Storm of the Decade?
At the end of the day, Bryce was just "sick and tired of being sick and tired."
Valley Children's Hospital - the go to place in Madera for children facing life threatening medical conditions from Stockton to Bakersfield - is more than a ...